Test Drive Le Mans

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Test Drive Le Mans
Test Drive Le Mans cover
Release dates
Windows January 15, 2000
Genres Racing
Series Test Drive
Test Drive Le Mans on MobyGames
Test Drive Le Mans on Wikipedia
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The Duel: Test Drive II 1989
Test Drive III: The Passion 1990
Test Drive: Off-Road (series)
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Test Drive 5 1998
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This page is for the 2000 PlayStation port,[1]. For the 2002 game by Melbourne House that was released for the PlayStation 2 and PC, see Le Mans 24 Hours.


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\save[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\save[Note 1]


Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled by default in the gameplay.The menu is uncapped
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Game Capped 30fps.Menu is uncapped


Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Controller support is disabled by default, remapping the keys to controller buttons is necessary
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Controller settings are not saved, it is needed to reconfigure them each time the game is started
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M


Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Game music, Sound effects, Menu music.
Surround sound
Mono and stereo only.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
24 Horas de Le Mans.[2]


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
Horizontal split screen.
LAN play
Online play

Issues unresolved[edit]

Game crashes in le mans 24 hour game mode[edit]

Issues fixed[edit]

Game crashed in loading screen[edit]

Using nGlide[citation needed]
  1. Download newest version of nGlide and install it.
  2. set lemans.exe in Windows98 / ME compatibility mode
  3. Go to the video game options and select the glide renderer

Main Menu Runs Very Fast[edit]

Use a DirectX wrapper
  1. Download the latest version of dgVoodoo 2 and extract the archive.
  2. Open the MS\x86 folder and copy DDraw.dll file.
  3. Paste the files into the game installation folder <path-to-game> where the game executable is.
  4. Set lemans.exe in Windows98/ME compatibility mode

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7
The menu is always rendered in Direcxt 7 no matter how much GLIDE is selected
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95, 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium II 233 MHz
System memory (RAM) 32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 300 MB
Video card (GPU) 4 MB of VRAM
DirectX 6.1 compatible


  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).