Maximum Speed

The Arcade Video Game by Sammy Corp.

Maximum Speed screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Maximum Speed © 2003 Sammy.

A white-hot racing game that will thrill all your senses! Take part in this extravagant racing game; 3 kinds of races, formula one style, Indy car style, truck racing and on 8 different racing circuits. Use your brilliant driving Technique to trim your lap time, whilst fighting against the steering feedback.


Maximum Speed the  Arcade Video Game
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Sammy Atomiswave Hardware

CPU : Hitachi SH-4 32-bit RISC CPU (200 MHz 360 MIPS / 1.4 GFLOPS)
Graphic Engine : PowerVR 2 (PVR2DC)
Sound Engine : ARM7 Yamaha AICA 45 MHZ (with internal 32-bit RISC CPU, 64 channel ADPCM)
Main Ram : 32 megs
Main Memory : 16 MByte
Graphic Memory : 16 MByte
Sound Memory : 8 MByte
Media : ROM Board
Simultaneous Number of Colors : Approx. 16,770,000 (24bits)
Polygons : 2.5 Million polys/sec
Rendering Speed : 500 M pixel/sec
Additional Features : Bump Mapping, Fog, Alpha-Bending (transparency), Mip Mapping (polygon-texture auto switch), Tri-Linear Filtering, Anti-Aliasing, Environment Mapping, and Specular Effect.


Maximum Speed was released in December 2002 in Japan.

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Game's screenshots.
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