Motorsports 1 Sound Effects

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Motorsports 1 is the first in a series of sound libraries that capture the vehicles and ambience of high-performance car races.

Featuring 9 types of premier races, the sound fx include clips of single cars, groups, and constant streams of grumbling, sputtering, and screaming race cars passing, decelerating, and accelerating by around race tracks.

The collection highlights various track performances (yellow flag, parade lap, formation lap, competitive racing) at various positions and turns on two professional race tracks: Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montréal, and Exhibition Place in Toronto.

  • 241 sound clips (track list).
  • 96 kHz, 24-bit stereo WAV files.
  • 4.87 gigabytes.
  • Professionally recorded, expertly mastered, and lovingly curated.
  • Instant, secure download.
  • Includes 3 formats of bonus metadata : Soundminer (19+), BWAV, MacOS Spotlight.

All tracks are fully-mastered, clean takes without voices, PA, helicopter, or any other intrusions.




Features 9 Race Types

Motorsports 1 Race Logo Montage

Races include:


Includes Bonus Materials

The Motorsports 1 sound fx collection also includes a “Spec Sheet” with detailed information about the cars and the races.

Motorsports 1 sound fx library spec sheet

Motorsports 1 sound fx library spec sheet

Learn more about this collection in the sound library announcement post.

Read more about this sound library in a field recording blog article.

Motorsports 1 Sound Effects Includes:

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  • CTCC race car passing by and accelerating medium fast, snarling and easing off
  • CTCC race car passing by and accelerating medium fast, snarling and easing off, resigned
  • CTCC race car passing by and decelerating medium fast with revs, buzzing and sharp
  • CTCC race car passing by and decelerating medium slow with revs and a roar
  • CTCC race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast and pumping
  • CTCC race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium fast
  • CTCC race car passing by medium fast and gliding
  • CTCC race car passing by medium slow casually with a moan
  • CTCC race car passing by medium slow with a growl
  • CTCC race car passing by medium slow, zip to release
  • CTCC race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in steady swells, fast and beefy
  • CTCC race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in swells medium with a grumble and a buzz
  • CTCC race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating in a pack medium with a sharp buzz
  • CTCC race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating in a spread out pack medium with pumping revs
  • CTCC race during practice on a straight passing by in a pack medium fast to medium with a casual groan
  • CTCC race during practice on a straight passing by in a pack thick to spread out medium fast with a groan
  • CTCC race during practice on a straight passing by in spread out swells fast with a groan and a grumble
  • CTCC race during practice on a straight passing by in swells medium fast with a buzz
  • F1 race car passing by and accelerating medium and uncertain with a whine, sweetener
  • F1 race car passing by and accelerating medium with a shudder
  • F1 race car passing by and accelerating medium with a shudder
  • F1 race car passing by and accelerating with a grumble, sweetener
  • F1 race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast and choppy
  • F1 race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast and ragged
  • F1 race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast and uncertain
  • F1 race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast snarling, pumping, and moaning
  • F1 race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast with a furious snarl
  • F1 race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast, revving and gunning it
  • F1 race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating very fast while coughing with an uncertain away
  • F1 race car passing by medium slow, resigned and sad
  • F1 race car passing by very fast and smooth with downshifting in the distance
  • F1 race car passing by very fast and streaming
  • F1 race car passing by very fast gliding with a distant cough
  • F1 race car passing by very fast gliding with a swish
  • F1 race car passing by very fast to gliding to downshifting
  • F1 race car passing by very fast while gliding in
  • F1 race car passing by very fast with a slight groan
  • F1 race car passing by very fast with a swoosh and downshift
  • F1 race car passing by very fast with a whistle
  • F1 race car passing by very fast with a whoosh and gliding
  • F1 race cars x2 passing by and decelerating to accelerating fast, tight, grinding, and competing
  • F1 race cars x3 passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium fast, spread out and chugging
  • F1 race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack with waves, medium fast, grumbling and struggling
  • F1 race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in steady singles, fast while whining and toiling
  • F1 race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in steady singles, fast, spread out to congealing
  • F1 race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in steady singles, fast, whoosh to grind
  • F1 race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in swells, fast with a growl
  • F1 race during practice on a medium distant straight passing by in singles very fast and accelerating to gliding and soaring
  • F1 race during practice on a straight at trackside passing by in tight, steady singles very fast and pushy
  • F1 race during practice on a straight at trackside passing by in tight, steady singles very fast and tightening
  • F1 race during practice on a straight at trackside passing by in tight, steady singles very fast in a stream
  • F1 race during practice on a straight passing by in a pack, medium and trim
  • F1 race during practice on a straight passing by in a spread out pack, medium slow with a whine to a grumble
  • F1 race during practice on a straight passing by in singles, very fast and swishing by
  • F1 race during practice on a straight passing by in spread out singles, very fast with a wiffle
  • F1 race during practice on a straight passing by spread out medium slow with a growl and a sputter
  • F1 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in steady swells, fast and tireless
  • F1 race during qualifying on a medium distant straight passing by in steady swells, very fast and eager, chasing
  • F1 race during qualifying on a straight at trackside passing by in steady swells, very fast and chasing relentlessly
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack then loosening during the second lap, D100
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack with fast swells during the third lap, D100
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack with fast waves during the fourth lap, D100
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack, fast and crammed during the first lap, D100
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack, medium during the formation lap, D100
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack to singles, fast and grinding
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack with swells
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack, fast with tires during the first lap
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a spread out lap, fast with tires
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in a steady pack, fast
  • Ferrari Challenge race at a turn passing by and accelerating in clumps medium fast and reluctant
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium and smoothly
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium and steady
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium fast with a jump
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium fast with a lurch
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium slow and grumbling, hesitating, then leaping, D100
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium slow and reluctantly
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium slow and thoughtfully
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium slow and tired
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium while leaping
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium with a surge, D100
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and accelerating medium, gradually
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and decelerating huge with a screech, sweetener
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium while grinding
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium while pumping and sputtering
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium with a hard rev
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium with revs, long
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by fast with a rev, pumping
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by fast with a swipe
  • Ferrari Challenge race car passing by fast, sweetener
  • Ferrari Challenge race cars in a pack passing by and decelerating to accelerating steadily
  • Ferrari Challenge race cars x2 passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium with a grumble and growl
  • Ferrari Challenge race cars x2 passing by and decelerating to accelerating with a squeal
  • Ferrari Challenge race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in singles medium fast and toiling
  • Ferrari Challenge race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in singles, fast and impatient
  • Ferrari Challenge race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating in a packs to singles, medium with a grumble and
  • Ferrari Challenge race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating spread out, medium fast with a groan and a wail,
  • Ferrari Challenge race during qualifying on a straight at trackside passing by in a pack to singles, very fast with a groan
  • Ferrari Challenge race during qualifying on a straight at trackside passing by in swells, very fast and pushy
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack during the first lap, swarming and com
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack, fast then diminishing
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack, fast then thinning out
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack, medium and swarming during the format
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a dense pack, medium slow with the yellow flag, D10
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack medium slow with a grumble in a swarm, D100
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack to steady swells, fast, D100
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack to swells, fast and swarming, D100
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack with swells, medium slow during the yellow f
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack, fast and eager, brief, D100
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack, fast and resume race, D100
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack, fast with introduction of yellow flag, D100
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in swells, fast, D100
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying on a straight passing by in a pack, fast and streaming during the first lap
  • Formula 1600 race during qualifying on a straight passing by in a pack, medium slow and casual
  • Formula 1600 race on a straight passing by in a pack with swells, fast and cruising
  • Formula 1600 race on a straight passing by in a pack, medium and furious during the formation lap
  • Formula 1600 race on a straight passing by in a pack, medium slow during the yellow flag with the pace car, buzz and whine
  • Formula 1600 race on a straight passing by in a pack, streaming fast
  • Indy Lights race car passing by and decelerating fast and muscular
  • Indy Lights race car passing by and decelerating fast and ragged
  • Indy Lights race car passing by and decelerating to accelerating medium fast with a ripple
  • Indy Lights race car passing by to decelerating fast with a backfire blast
  • Indy Lights race car passing by to decelerating fast with a ragged backfire
  • Indy Lights race car passing by very fast and breathy
  • Indy Lights race car passing by very fast and smooth
  • Indy Lights race car passing by very fast and smooth and fluid
  • Indy Lights race car passing by very fast and steady
  • Indy Lights race car passing by very fast with a whiz
  • Indy Lights race cars in a pack passing by and accelerating slowly
  • Indy Lights race cars in a pack passing by slowly and reluctantly
  • Indy Lights race cars x2 passing by and decelerating fast with a sharp ripple
  • Indy Lights race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating in a pack medium fast with a ripple, chasing
  • Indy Lights race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating steady, medium fast with a sputter
  • Indy Lights race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating steady, medium fast with a sputter, steady and determined
  • Indy Lights race during practice passing by in waves, fast and cruising with a hush
  • Indy Lights race during practice passing by in waves, fast and streaming
  • Indy Lights race during practice passing by in waves, fast with a whiz
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating steadily, fast, climbing to a sputter
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating in 2 clumps fast, whistling to burbling
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in a clumped pack, medium fast and push
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in a pack, medium fast and focused
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in a pack, medium fast and relentless
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in a swelling packs, varied speeds
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying on a straight passing by to decelerating in 4 singles, medium fast
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying on a straight passing by to decelerating in a pack fast, whiz to sputter
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying on a straight passing by to decelerating in a spread out pack, fast, streaming to ripple
  • Indy Lights race during qualifying on a straight passing by to decelerating in a steady, spread out pack, fast and pulsing
  • IndyCar race car passing by and accelerating fast with a surge
  • IndyCar race car passing by and accelerating fast with a swell, then easing off
  • IndyCar race car passing by and accelerating medium fast, sweetener
  • IndyCar race car passing by fast with a whine, sweetener
  • IndyCar race car passing by medium fast and indifferently
  • IndyCar race car passing by to decelerating very fast with a whine
  • IndyCar race car passing by very fast with a whoosh
  • IndyCar race car passing by very fast, steaming to downshift
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating and spread out, fast and frantic
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating steady, medium fast and relentless
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in 2 waves, medium fast and working
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in 3 waves, medium fast and toiling
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in singles to a pack, medium fast and patient
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating, steady and medium fast, cagey
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating, steady and medium fast, eager
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating, steady and medium fast, restless
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating, steady and medium fast, struggling
  • IndyCar race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating with steady singles, medium fast and climbing to gliding
  • IndyCar race during practice on a straight passing by in a pack to singles, medium fast and intense during first lap
  • IndyCar race during practice on a straight passing by in singles to steady, fast and smooth
  • IndyCar race during practice on a straight passing by in singles, very fast and streaming
  • IndyCar race during practice on a straight passing by spread out then congealing, very fast and tireless
  • IndyCar race during practice on a straight passing by steadily, very fast and intense
  • IndyCar race during practice on a straight passing by steadily, very fast to medium during a red flag
  • IndyCar race during practice on a straight passing by steadily, very fast, streaming and sailing
  • Porsche GT3 race car passing by and accelerating medium and indifferently
  • Porsche GT3 race car passing by and accelerating medium slow with a struggle and pop, sweetener
  • Porsche GT3 race car passing by and accelerating medium slow, tired with a rev
  • Porsche GT3 race car passing by and accelerating medium, climbing then easing off
  • Porsche GT3 race car passing by and decelerating medium and pumping
  • Porsche GT3 race car passing by to decelerating very fast, suction to downshift
  • Porsche GT3 race car passing by to decelerating very fast, whipping with a distant squeal
  • Porsche GT3 race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating steady and medium fast, toiling
  • Porsche GT3 race during practice on a straight passing by in 2 packs, medium fast with a whistle to a groan
  • Porsche GT3 race during practice on a straight passing by in dense packs, fast and gliding
  • Porsche GT3 race during practice on a straight passing by to decelerating in singles, very fast and aggressive
  • Porsche GT3 race on a straight passing by to decelerating in a pack, sailing quickly
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by and accelerating fast, climbing to revs
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by and decelerating fast and downshifting frantically
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by and decelerating fast and downshifting slowly
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by and decelerating fast with revs, sweetener
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by fast with a ripple
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by fast with popping backfire
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by medium fast with a flutter
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by very fast and downshifting in the distance, sweetener
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by very fast and steady
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by very fast and steady and smooth
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by very fast with a hiccup
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by very fast with approaching backfire
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by very fast, rippling to a groan
  • Pro Mazda race car passing by very fast, snapping to a groan
  • Pro Mazda race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in waves, fast and relentless
  • Pro Mazda race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in waves, fast and relentless then pausing and resuming
  • Pro Mazda race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating in pack to spread out, fast and streaming
  • Pro Mazda race during practice on a straight passing by in a pack, fast and chasing with a straggler during the first lap
  • Pro Mazda race during practice on a straight passing by in a spread out pack, fast with a buzz
  • Pro Mazda race during practice on a straight passing by in spread out packs, fast with a pop
  • Pro Mazda race during practice on a straight passing by to decelerating in singles to a group, fast with spirit
  • Pro Mazda race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in a steady pack, medium fast with backfire and character
  • Pro Mazda race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating in a pack to singles, fast with a wiffle
  • Pro Mazda race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating in a pack to spread out with a wiffle
  • Pro Mazda race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating to accelerating in a steady pack, medium and relentless a
  • Pro Mazda race during qualifying on a straight passing by to decelerating in waves of pairs, fast and chasing
  • Pro Mazda race during qualifying on a straight passing by to decelerating steadily, fast
  • USF2000 race car passing by and accelerating medium fast while coughing
  • USF2000 race car passing by and accelerating medium fast, sweetener
  • USF2000 race car passing by and accelerating medium slow, build to release with a growl
  • USF2000 race car passing by and accelerating medium slow, climbing with a lumpy growl
  • USF2000 race car passing by and accelerating medium with backfire
  • USF2000 race car passing by and accelerating medium, whiz to ease off
  • USF2000 race car passing by and accelerating medium, whiz with a surge to release
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast and choppy and irregular
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast and perky
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast and rough, sweetener
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast to the back stretch with a hiccup
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast to the back stretch, relaxed
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast while downshifting choppily
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast while downshifting to the back stretch, abrupt
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast with a buzz
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating fast with crisp backfire
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating medium and gradual to the back stretch
  • USF2000 race car passing by and decelerating medium fast with an airy buzz
  • USF2000 race car passing by very fast, smooth to gliding to downshifting
  • USF2000 race cars x2 passing by and accelerating medium with a whiz
  • USF2000 race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack, fast and aggressive with the leader then the group
  • USF2000 race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in a pack, fast and furious during the first lap
  • USF2000 race during practice at a turn passing by and accelerating in singles, fast and insistent
  • USF2000 race during practice at a turn passing by and decelerating in singles, fast and energetic
  • USF2000 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and accelerating in packs, fast and rising and sputtering
  • USF2000 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating in groups, fast
  • USF2000 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating in singles, fast and crisp
  • USF2000 race during qualifying at a turn passing by and decelerating in singles, fast and peppy
  • USF2000 race during qualifying on a straight passing by in a pack with distinct bys, fast and intense
  • USF2000 race during qualifying on a straight passing by in a pack with distinct bys, fast while chasing furious during first lap


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