Change Lanes

The Arcade Video Game by Taito America Corp.

Change Lanes screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Change Lanes © 1983 Taito America Corp.

Change Lanes it is an exciting and challenging driving game in 3D sprite-scaling, where the player leads a amphibian car of red color on the highway and rivers, and your mission is to avoid obstacles and vehicles and to earn maximum points by traveling and finish the race before of running out of fuel.


Change Lanes the  Arcade Video Game
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Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 5 Mhz), Motorola M68705 (@ 2 Mhz)
Sound Chips : (2x) General Instrument AY8910 (@ 1.25 Mhz)

Control : joystick, Steering wheel
Players : 2
Pedals : 1 (Accelerator)
Gear shift : 2 (Forward / reverse)


Change Lanes was released in October 1983.

Needle originally offered this game to Bally/Midway after completing his work on "Space Encounters" but they turned him down.

Stephen Beall of Santa Monica, California holds the official record for this game with 3208112 points on December 26, 1983.


Designed by : Dave Needle

Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.
All In Color For a Quarter - Keith Smith

Page last modified on February 15, 2014