Xpand Rally Xtreme shows the true climate and conditions of rally racing. Dangerous, technical tracks, based on the world's hardest special stages full of moguls,jumps,grooves and tight hairpins. By winning races amass funds for faster cars and repairs.
User reviews: Positive (26 reviews)
Release Date: Dec 1, 2006
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Xpand Rally Xtreme shows the true climate and conditions of rally racing. Dangerous, technical tracks, based on the world's hardest special stages full of moguls,jumps,grooves and tight hairpins.

By winning races amass funds for faster cars and repairs. The player also has the ability to mechanically tune their cars by increasing parameters such as turbocharger efficiency,fitting sports breaks and suspension kits and more.

Features:

  • Extreme driving in the toughest possible conditions: Innumerable moguls, bumps, ditches, potholes, grooves and jumps-the ultimate test of the driver's skills and his car's suspension.
  • Learn to respect a real rally car: Extreme realism of driving a rally car, thanks to the highly-detailed driving physics simulation.
  • Go head-to-head with AI opponents in two exciting new racing modes:Off-Road Series featuring 4x4 xtreme cars and Touring Challenge with 1000BHP GT and DTM supercars
  • Optical and mechanical car tuning and individual parts preference settings.
  • Single race, online play and championship modes

System Requirements

    Minimum:

    • Supported OS: Windows 2000/XP/Vista
    • Processor: P4/AMD Athlon processor with 1.8GHz
    • Memory: 256MB RAM
    • Graphics: Graphics card with 128MB, DX 9.0 compatible (GeForce FX 5700 or ATI Radeon 9600)
    • DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c
    • Sound: DirectX 8.0 compliant sound device
    • Hard Drive: 2 GB

    Recommended:

    • Supported OS: Windows XP/Vista
    • Processor: P4/AMD Athlon processor with 2.5GHz
    • Memory: 512MB RAM
    • Graphics: Graphics card with 128MB, DX 9.0c compatible (GeForce 6600GT or ATI Radeon 9800)
    • DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c
    • Sound: Direct X 8.0 compliant
    • Hard Drive: 2 GB free hard disk space
Helpful customer reviews
2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
2.1 hrs on record
Posted: June 18
Note: 5/10

I was expecting something similar to the first Colin McRae's games... it is not.

I have to say that although this 5€ game is good enough for playing casually, it presents three important problems:
· In Colin's games, immersion to the world of rallys was brilliant. Here, I don't have the same sensations... a couple of stages, improve a bit the car, maybe buy a new one... and not much else.
· No licensed cars.
· Decent physics, but not a great simulator.

If you like racing games and can find this for less money.......
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
3.8 hrs on record
Posted: September 19
Some people may not like this game, and that's a shame. Yes, it is old, and hard - only 1st person driving (which makes it more realistic and much more harder than 3rd person driving) and only ... Rallys (which means you compete, eventually, against the clock), no midgame saving - no room for mistakes. Car models are false, but resemble real life models.
But, you can still choose from different cars, you can change the wheels and etc. and adapt the cars to each rally. The races are hard since even 1 accident (with a tree or something else on the road) means you lost precious time. All of this makes finishing 1st feelling very rewarding.
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1 of 2 people (50%) found this review helpful
10.9 hrs on record
Posted: August 24
For me this is still far the best rally game. I played Dirts, WRCs, but none of them gave me so much adrenaline, feel, and challenge like Xpand Rally did. The only negative could be the missing of the real car brands and WRC stages. I strongly recommend this polish gamefor any sim or racing fan. Although the graphic is quite outdated but who cares if the driving is soo damn enjoyable!
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0 of 28 people (0%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: June 6
worst rally ever
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15 of 18 people (83%) found this review helpful
23.9 hrs on record
Posted: December 16, 2011
Xpansion to Xpand. It is more of the same great gameplay with some seriously insane cars to boot.

Tracks are more focused on the arena dirt and Island style racing, and none of the snow races (my favorite).

It is an excellent expansion to one of my favorite rally games, and is certainly worth a play if you like Xpand.
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7 of 8 people (88%) found this review helpful
5.8 hrs on record
Posted: May 1
It's an old rally game but............ is Xtreme Good. If you miss the days of Colin McRae Rally this game is perfect for you. The only problem , for my, is that the game no licensed cars ; resembling the original cars but with names derived Ex:Peugeot 207 Super 2000 'Lion 2007'; Subaru Impreza WRC 'Kosumo Showdown WRL' ; 2007 Volkswagen Golf 'RV Wolf 524' ; Fiat Punto Super 1600 'Italic PNT 1.6'.
Beware on the damage system of the care because you will need to repair the car; and one more thing the driver can be injured as well or even worse die in accident resulting in loss of career.
If you like old rally games is greate but if you are looking something like Dirt series this isn't for you :)
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4 of 6 people (67%) found this review helpful
0.8 hrs on record
Posted: May 2
There are definitely better games to spend $5 on. As something that came as part of a cheap bundle it is a reasonable piece of entertainment. Was a little annoying to manually setup the controls for each button on my Logitech F310 but once that was done it worked well. The graphics are pretty simple but it gets the jobs done. Very akin to the original CMR on the PlayStation which I spent a lot of time playing.

Bottom line, throwing a couple of bucks at it isnt a big waste as long as you recognise that it is an older title.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
7.8 hrs on record
Posted: August 8, 2013
It's a really good game! Fun Not-so-hard racing simulator
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26 of 60 people (43%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: February 13
Xcellent Xrally Xgame Xand Xworth Xa Xpurchase
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0 of 19 people (0%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 29
This game doesn't run smoothly at all, i drop endless frames even with a GTX 780. The camera's are not well positioned and the overall game isn't fun. The graphics would be a problem but it is from 2006 so it wasnt expected to have nice graphics.
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3.1 hrs on record
Posted: July 13, 2013
OMG! for a cheap game this is great! buy and enjoy. as long as you are a racing fan
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