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A slight change from the normal excessive number of F1 games out there, Spirit of Speed 1937 was an attempt to put you into the driving seat of some of the oldest, and well known, racing cars of the early-century. Take control of one of the 1930s cars and race it out around tracks, many of which are no longer available for professional competitive racing. The game is a single player race around historic tracks in a single race or a full circuit.


Spirit of Speed 1937 Dreamcast Check out the life-like crowd
Spirit of Speed 1937 Dreamcast An American Track
Spirit of Speed 1937 Dreamcast Cars in this game are extremely difficult to control.
Spirit of Speed 1937 Dreamcast Title/Load Screen, expect to see this a lot

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Alternate Titles

  • "The Spirit of Speed" -- In-game title

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User Reviews

Plays like a game from 1937. (1089) 1.6 Stars1.6 Stars1.6 Stars1.6 Stars1.6 Stars

Critic Reviews

HappyPuppy Aug 01, 2000 6.5 out of 10 65
Video Games Aug, 2000 57 out of 100 57
Gaming Age Sep 05, 2004 C 50 Aug 10, 2000 7 out of 20 35
Mega Fun Aug, 2000 32 out of 100 32
IGN Jul 11, 2000 2.2 out of 10 22
Joypad Sep, 2000 2 out of 10 20
GameSpot Aug 15, 2000 1.9 out of 10 19
Planet Dreamcast Aug 05, 2000 1 out of 10 10
The Video Game Critic Feb 02, 2002 F 0


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While the LJN Entertainment brand was mainly used by Acclaim Entertainment to get around Nintendo's limitation on the total number of titles a single publisher could release on the NES, it was brought back specifically for the release of this game. Why they did that, however, is still unknown.

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quizzley7 (21719) added Spirit of Speed 1937 (Dreamcast) on Jul 08, 2001
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