Fatal Racing is an arcade-style stunt racing game that goes by the name of 'Whiplash' over in the States. The graphics might have gone slow on the kind of computers that were around when it was realeased, but it was a playable and addictive game.
Fatal Racing supports one player, two player split screen and serial link, and 16 player network play.
(It's supposed to have a modem option, but I don't believe that part works).
2001 Look Back at Fatal RacingBrilliant game. Whenever my cousins come around (they're about 10 and 12) or any other kids from about 8 years old and up, I set up a network game of this across our house. We have at least three computers going, we set up the messages to send to eachother, we taunt and tease, run eachother off the road when appropriate..
This is what a racing game should be about. It has stood the test of time - made in 1994, played in 2001 - and has proved the best value for money of almost any piece of software we've had since.
This game has one thing to say to all other racing titles and games companies out there: