Best Automobile Sim Games on Steam

Steam currently has 1,387 Automobile Sim games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Automobile Sim game rankings were last updated on 5/25/2024.

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1. Euro Truck Simulator 2

Travel across Europe as king of the road, a trucker who delivers important cargo across impressive distances! With dozens of cities to explore, your endurance, skill and speed will all be pushed to their limits.

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Euro Truck Simulator 2 holds the #1 spot for "best Automobile Sim game on Steam" with a Player Score of 97. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 726,093 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 708,883 positive reviews and 17,210 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 10/12/2012
Franchise SCS Software
Developer SCS Software
Publisher SCS Software
Steam App Id 227300

2. BeamNG.drive

A dynamic soft-body physics vehicle simulator capable of doing just about anything.

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BeamNG.drive has achieved a Player Score of 96, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 249,371 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 242,608 positive reviews and 6,763 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $24.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play BeamNG.drive on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $24.99
Release Date 5/29/2015
Developer BeamNG
Publisher BeamNG
Steam App Id 284160

3. American Truck Simulator

Experience legendary American trucks and deliver various cargoes across sunny California, sandy Nevada, and the Grand Canyon State of Arizona. American Truck Simulator takes you on a journey through the breathtaking landscapes and widely recognized landmarks around the States.

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American Truck Simulator has achieved a Player Score of 96, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 149,704 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 145,114 positive reviews and 4,590 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 2/2/2016
Franchise SCS Software
Developer SCS Software
Publisher SCS Software
Steam App Id 270880

4. Mon Bazou

Build your crappy vehicle into a race car, install the parts yourself. Make money by cutting wood, racing at night or delivering pizza. Maybe you want to manage a sugar shack or build yourself a big garage?

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Mon Bazou has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 12,077 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 11,767 positive reviews and 310 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $15.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $15.99
Release Date 12/16/2021
Developer Santa Goat
Publisher Santa Goat
Steam App Id 1520370

5. CarX Drift Racing Online

CarX Drift Racing Online is your chance to immerse yourself in the real world of drifting. Get together with friends, tune your car and burn some tires!

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CarX Drift Racing Online has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 76,595 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 73,112 positive reviews and 3,483 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 11/17/2017
Developer CarX Technologies, LLC
Publisher CarX Technologies, LLC
Steam App Id 635260

6. Car Mechanic Simulator 2021

Work your way to a service empire. Get your hands dirty in a highly realistic simulation game that pays major attention to details. Pay a visit to a new Auction house and buy cars in various conditions. Expand your range of services by investing in a new work space and equipment.

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Car Mechanic Simulator 2021 has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 24,312 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 23,317 positive reviews and 995 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $24.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $24.99
Release Date 8/11/2021
Developer Red Dot Games
Publishers
Steam App Id 1190000

7. FlatOut 2™

DRIVING THIS RECKLESS IS NO ACCIDENT! But you might want to cause a few. In these high-speed races, the more damage you inflict, the better. The ultimate in turbo-charged cars and the craziest competitor drivers are waiting to test your best destructive streak. Responsible drivers need not apply.

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FlatOut 2™ has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 15,871 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 15,270 positive reviews and 601 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play FlatOut 2™ on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 12/21/2006
Developer Bugbear Entertainment
Publisher Strategy First
Steam App Id 2990

8. Mafia II (Classic)

Vito Scaletta has started to make a name for himself on the streets of Empire Bay as someone who can be trusted to get a job done. Together with his buddy Joe, he is working to prove himself to the Mafia, quickly escalating up the family ladder with crimes of larger reward, status and consequence… the life as a wise guy isn’t quite as...

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Mafia II (Classic) has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 52,200 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 49,489 positive reviews and 2,711 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $0.00 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is not possible to play or run Mafia II (Classic) on the Steam Deck.

Release Date 3/22/2011
Franchise Mafia Franchise
Developer 2K Czech
Publisher 2K
Steam App Id 50130

9. My Summer Car

My Summer Car is the ultimate car owning, building, fixing, tuning, maintenance AND permadeath life survival simulator. You start the game with hundreds of loose parts and assemble both car and engine.

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My Summer Car has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 70,933 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 66,985 positive reviews and 3,948 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play My Summer Car on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 10/24/2016
Developer Amistech Games
Publisher Amistech Games
Steam App Id 516750

10. Farming Simulator 19

The best-selling franchise takes a giant leap forward with a complete overhaul of the graphics engine, offering the most striking and immersive visuals and effects, along with the deepest and most complete farming experience ever.

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Farming Simulator 19 has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Automobile Sim games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 72,517 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 68,389 positive reviews and 4,128 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $17.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Farming Simulator 19 on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $17.99
Release Date 11/19/2018
Franchise Farming Simulator Franchise
Developer Giants Software
Publisher Giants Software
Steam App Id 787860

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Euro Truck Simulator 2 steam charts
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10/12/2012
97
$4.99
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5/29/2015
96
$24.99
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American Truck Simulator steam charts
11,073
2/2/2016
96
$4.99
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Mon Bazou steam charts
301
12/16/2021
95
$15.99
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CarX Drift Racing Online steam charts
2,105
11/17/2017
94
$14.99
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Car Mechanic Simulator 2021 steam charts
1,379
8/11/2021
94
$24.99
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FlatOut 2™ steam charts
62
12/21/2006
94
$9.99
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Mafia II (Classic) steam charts
103
3/22/2011
93
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My Summer Car steam charts
982
10/24/2016
93
$14.99
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Farming Simulator 19 steam charts
1,840
11/19/2018
93
$17.99
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592
12/7/2023
93
$29.99
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423
3/8/2023
92
$29.99
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92
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2,958
10/7/2019
92
$34.99
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Assetto Corsa steam charts
9,596
12/19/2014
91
$19.99
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Farming Simulator 17 steam charts
292
10/24/2016
91
$14.99
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Clustertruck steam charts
91
9/27/2016
91
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333
2/23/2024
91
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Motor Town: Behind The Wheel steam charts
211
12/17/2021
91
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1/4/2008
91
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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). BeamNG.drive on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 25). American Truck Simulator on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 22). Mon Bazou on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 25). CarX Drift Racing Online on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Car Mechanic Simulator 2021 on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). FlatOut 2™ on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Mafia II (Classic) on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 25). My Summer Car on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Farming Simulator 19 on Steam. Steam Store.

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