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Stunning 3D graphics and visual effects, and real Nascar cars, tracks and lifestyle put you in the driver's seat.

Key Features Uses a game engine designed for the PS2 with enhanced graphics, car physics, and challenging computer AI model.

Stunning Damage Physics and Effects.

Race at Daytona: For the first time, the world center of racing appears in a Nascar Playstation 2 videogame. Race against the pact in the Daytona 500!

Authentic Nascar Racing: The real drivers, cars, teams, tracks, sponsers, and rules.

Top Drivers: Over 30 drivers including Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt, Tony Stewart, Dale Jarrett, Bobby Labonte, Mark Martin, Dale Earnhardt Jr and Bobby Hamilton.

More Tracks: Daytona and 13 other Nascar tracks with both day and night racing.

Full or "Track Pack" Season: Race a full or half Nascar season or choose to compete on track packs: race just on short tracks, road courses, speedways or superspeedways.


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Alternate Titles

  • "云斯顿赛车2001" -- Simplified Chinese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Absolute Playstation Nov, 2000 91 out of 100 91
Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2000 8.5 out of 10 85
IGN Oct 12, 2000 8.1 out of 10 81
Game Informer Magazine Dec, 2000 8 out of 10 80
PSM Nov, 2000 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Sep 28, 2000 7.9 out of 10 79


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This was the last NASCAR game released that featured Dale Earnhardt Sr. while he was alive before he was killed in the 2001 Daytona 500 three months later.

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Corn Popper (69166) added NASCAR 2001 (PlayStation) on Mar 09, 2004
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