Normally the games we cover here on TG.com are capable but conventional racers that focus on fast cars, exotic locations and cut and thrust racing. But beyond the polished paint-jobs of Forza and Gran Turismo there are more left-field automotive themed games out there that tackle the mundane, the trivial and the downright bizarre.
So, as Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One heads to cinemas (it’s out on 29 March), here are five of the weirdest automotive games you can play right now. Most of them are available on PC, land of the gloriously pedantic simulation, but there are a couple of Xbox and PS4 titles in there too. Don’t necessarily treat inclusion as any kind of endorsement, and we promise we haven’t made any of these up, regardless of how ludicrous they sound.