- Steer, accelerate, and brake with the Arrow OR WASD keys
- Use the X or N keys for a boost when available AND C or M keys for the handbreak.
- Earn money from event finishes to spend on new cars and various upgrades for your cars
- Your "HISCORE" is the total of all your high scores for all events you've played. This is the score submitted to the leader board."
- Finish in the top three to unlock the next event in each series.
- Get up to three stars per event. Three stars are awarded when you win an event by a wide margin.
- Unlock all 18 achievements and get three stars for every event to truly complete the game!
Please Note: There is a known bug with Windows 7 and Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) and this game.
The game on this page should work properly for Windows 7 and IE8. However, if it does not please choose one of the following options to play the game bug-free.
Note, in order to submit a score properly you will need to keep your original browser window open.
- Use one of the following browsers: Firefox Chrome or Safari and return to this URL:
- Click here to pop-off a new window with a bug-free version of the game.
- If a new window does not pop-off look for a yellow bar at the top of your browser window, click on it and select "Always Allow Pop-ups from This Site".
- If the game in the pop-off still does not work properly, use options 1 or 3.
- In your Internet Explorer browser, choose Tools > Internet Options
- Click on the Security tab
- Choose Trusted sites (green check mark)
- Click the sites button
- Uncheck Require server verification, then add espn.go.com and close window
- Uncheck Enable Protected Mode
- Restart Internet Explorer
- Return to this URL: http://www.espn.com/free-online-games/sports/racing/_/gid/330/dirt-showdown-slam-and-sprint
- Have fun!