Are you worried you’ll receive nothing but new boxer shorts and useless junk for Christmas? Have you already seen the movies playing on TV three times before? iPhone users, count yourself lucky, here are five fantastic motoring apps to keep you amused during the festive holidays all costing less than the price of a three pack of ill-fitting pants.
Real Racing GTi – £FREE
A free demo version of Real Racing 1 and sponsored by Volkswagen, this championship based driving game puts you in the hot seat of up to six 2010 VW GTI sport hatch racers. The recently updated graphics along with both race and time trial modes insure you’ll be hooked in no time.
Jet Car Stunts – £1.19
This multi award winning 3D driving game with jumps, platforms and spiral roads is set amongst seemingly impossible environments and provides endless fun to anyone remotely interested in motoring or gaming. With three play modes and smooth, seamless game play, Jet Car Stunts is responsive and forgiving in one slick package. Great value and addictive. Buy it.
Dynolicious – £7.49
Posing as a dinosaur-themed eating game this clever if slightly expensive app can measure you car’s 0-60mph and 1/4mile times, lateral G and more. Packing many similar features to the computer installed in Nissan’s GT-R, what better way is there of utilizing the accelerometer in your iPhone?
Endless Racing Game – £FREE
Sponsored by Dutch online insurance specialists VrijVerzekerd.nl, this free racing game is all about reaching the finish line in less than 60 seconds in order to jump to the next level. Fans of the first gen Grand Theft Auto or Micro Machines will recognise the overhead game play and enjoy the challenge of enemies and obstacles along the way. You can also connect two iPhones via Bluetooth and jump from one to another.
Parcel Panic – Post Car Racer 3D – £0.59
With graphics of superior quality and the choice of four trucks to choose from, Parcel Panic is exactly what is says on the tin. Deliver your parcels on the Isle of Tapiti maneuvering through steep slopes and winding roads all rendered in high definition 3D along with cool sound effects and natty details. PocketGamer.com said, “To complement the slick and thoroughly addictive gameplay, Parcel Panic boasts some truly sumptuous visuals.”
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