Colin McRae Rally 3 is the third installment of the Colin McRae Rally racing video game series released in 1998. It is the first on the series to be created specifically for Playstation and Xbox players. As with other racing video games, the main objective of the game is to get ahead and be the first to arrive at the finish line. There are a variety of cars whose details were matched with their actual counterparts including four-wheel drive cars, such as the Subaru Impreza, Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VII, Ford Focus, Citroen Xsara Kit Car, and many others.
Colin McRae Rally 3 is set on eight different countries with different weather conditions and setups, which can be more challenging for the players. Players have the option to choose where to race. Some of the places include the following:
• Sweden – has snowy roads that may be slippery at times
• Japan –has tarmac roads that are wet and may be hard to drive on
• Finland – has gravelly roads
• United Kingdom – has muddy and gravelly roads
• Greece – has roads that have rough gravel
» There are six rallies that happen per season and the championship race continues for three years with the ultimate objective of each player set at becoming the Sparco Rally Champion.