DescriptionBurnout is an arcade style racing game in the mold of the Test Drive or Need For Speed series. In this game, you are racing on realistic streets with real traffic to contend with.
There are 6 courses on which to race, 3 of which are reminiscent of Europe, and 3 from the USA. There are several vehicles to choose from, ranging from compact cars to pickups. However, they are not based on real makes and models.
One notable feature of Burnout is the "Burn Meter." The Burn Meter is a gauge that is filled by performing reckless stunts, like racing into oncoming traffic or power-drifting through corners. Once the Burn Meter is filled, your car gets a super speed boost. If you crash, however, the Burn Meter is reset and must be filled again to achieve a boost.
There are no PlayStation 2 user screenshots for this game.
There are 43 other screenshots from other versions of this game or official promotional screenshots.
- "横冲直撞" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
- "Shiny Red Car" -- Working title
- "Driving Hero" -- Working title
Part of the Following Groups
- Burnout series
- Genre: Car / motorcycle combat
- Genre: Stunt racing
- Middleware: RenderWare
- PlayStation 2 Platinum Range releases
- Xbox Classics releases
|Showing its age, but still crashtastic!||Searly (30)|
|Christ Centered Gamer / Christ Centered Game Reviews||Jun 01, 2005||90|
|Futuregamez.net||Nov 26, 2001||88 out of 100||88|
|VicioJuegos.com / uVeJuegos.com||Feb 01, 2008||88 out of 100||88|
|GameSpy||Nov 29, 2001||83 out of 100||83|
|4Players.de||Dec 19, 2001||81 out of 100||81|
|GameSpot||Nov 02, 2001||8 out of 10||80|
|Eurogamer.net (UK)||Nov 18, 2001||8 out of 10||80|
|Super Play (Sweden)||Nov, 2001||7 out of 10||70|
|Gamekult||Nov 08, 2001||7 out of 10||70|
|Game Informer Magazine||Jan, 2002||6.75 out of 10||68|
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Related Web Sites
- Burnout (Official Website)
- IGCD Internet Game Cars Database (Game page on IGCD, a database that tries to archive vehicles found in video games.)
- Wikipedia: Burnout (Information about Burnout at Wikipedia)
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