Stunt Driver

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Stunt Driver
Stunt Driver cover.jpg
North American cover art
Developer(s) Sphere, Inc. [ citation needed ]
Publisher(s) Spectrum HoloByte
Platform(s) MS-DOS
Genre(s) Racing
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Stunt Driver (also known as Crash Course in some European releases) is a polygonal racing game released for MS-DOS in 1990. It has a feature set similar to Brøderbund's Stunts published the same year, including a track editor, and both games have much in common with Hard Drivin' , the Atari Games 3D stunt driving simulator released in February 1989.



Approaching the loop Stunt Driver MS-DOS Screenshot.png
Approaching the loop

Stunt Driver allows the user to create a racetrack from components such as draw-bridges, banked curves, oil slicks, water hazards, and loops, then race on them alone, against computer-controlled opponents, or against another user via a modem or null-modem connection. It allows viewing and editing of replays using different cameras, another feature shared with Stunts .


Computer Gaming World praised Stunt Driver's game play and performance, sound card audio, and extensive customization options, and stated that it was a good computer counterpart to Atari's Hard Drivin' arcade game. [1]

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  1. Nielsen, Paul (February 1991). "Tracks of Hazards / Spectrum Holobyte's Stunt Driver". Computer Gaming World. No. 79. p. 80. Retrieved 17 November 2013.