5 Amazing Racing Games

Racing game are probably my favorite genre of video games, with classic titles like RC Pro-Am and Super Mario Kart starting my obsession. However, it wasn't until the 5th generation of game consoles that the genre started hitting its stride.
 
With that, here are 5 amazing racing games released between 1995 and 2005, that were not only brilliant back in their day, but still exceptional after all these years.