There’s an app for everything. If you’re a motorsports fan there are some great apps that let you keep track of your favorite sport or drive around like a pro racer. Whether you like drag racing, track racing, or motocross there are plenty of apps to keep you busy on your downtime. Here are some of the best motorsports apps you can find.
If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to be on a NASCAR pit crew there is an app that puts you on pit road called iPit. Change four tires, gas up your car, and send him off in less than twelve seconds and you’ve got a pretty fast pit stop.
iPit also has a way to download your fastest times to the 200 MPH Designs official website. iPit is available for 99 cents on the iTunes web store and is available for iPods and iPhones. The game is simple yet addicting from America’s favorite motorsport.
F1 Insider Live
If you follow Formula One racing all over the world there is app that lets you follow the news, starting grids, and top finishers throughout the 2010 F1 season. Called F1 Insider Live, you can stay up-to-date whether you’re watching the race in Spain or South Korea there are all kinds of ways to keep tabs on your favorite racers each month.
For $1.99 you can customize the app for your favorite drivers, add a countdown timer until the next race, and keep track of the points total throughout the year. If you love Formula One this is the official app that has it all through iTunes.
Drag Racer Pro Tuner
For another great game app we have the Drag Racer Pro Tuner. For $2.99 you can customize a drag racer and then enter into several races. Perhaps the game is a bit too real as you can make other purchases within the app that allows you buy upgrades and more entries into races.
You have complete control of your car from the color, engine, and it even allows you download your own pictures into the app so you personally drive the dragster. You can also get more customizations from the game creator’s website once you download the app for an iPod or iPhone.
Race Fan Ultimate
NASCAR fans should not be without the amazing Race Fan Ultimate app that lets you stay ahead of every breaking news story, lead change, caution flag, and race update you think of for one of America’s largest sports. The best part is that all of the updates on the app are free for the life of your phone.
Free podcasts, race results, updated leaderboards, and checking in on your favorite driver just became easier for all three NASCAR seasons. Whether you follow the Cup Series, Nationwide Series, or truck racing you have it all with one of NASCAR’s best apps for $2.99 off of iTunes. If you’re a NASCAR fan this app is well worth it.
Firemint’s Real Racing has won several awards for its design and graphics. Race as if you’re behind the cockpit of car in the middle of a city road course or on an oval track. You can choose from many designs and views while you use the iPod controls for easy maneuvering.
The beauty of this game has to be the stunning visuals. If you like games with lots of detail and great interaction this is motorsports app for anyone who has the need for speed. Real Racing is $4.99 from the iTunes store.