DiRT 3

Get ready for DiRT 3! Race through the snow, rain and dirt and experience dramatic night races with the most amount of rally content in the series yet.

Express yourself in the stunning new Gymkhana mode, inspired by Ken Block’s incredible freestyle driving event, and upload your best runs direct to YouTube! Compete in iconic rally cars representing 50 years of the sport, from the classic Audi Quattro to the 2011 Ford Fiesta WRC, and take on all game modes in split-screen and competitive online multiplayer. Competing as a professional rally star you’ll enjoy intense racing across three continents – from the forests of Michigan to the infamous roads of Finland and the national parks of Kenya.

Powered by Codemasters’ award-winning EGO Engine, DiRT 3 features Flashback to rewind time and genre-leading damage. DiRT 3 is the ultimate off-road racer

Support summary
  • Native
  • Proper
  • Native
  • Optimized
  • Native
  • Optimized
4k UltraHD:
Hor+ Native Optimized
Rendered Cut-Scene:
  • Hor+
FMV Cut-Scene:
  • Static Aspect
Game information
Game status:
Release Date:
Monday, 23 May, 2011

Tested Version: 
Steam, Retail EU

Play styles: 

Store Links: 
Comparison Screenshots
  • 4:3 Screenshot
    DiRT 3
  • 16:10 Screenshot
    DiRT 3
  • 16:9 Screenshot
    DiRT 3
  • Super-Wide (32:9) Screenshot
    DiRT 3
  • Eyefinity / Surround Screenshot
    DiRT 3
Solutions & Issues
Baseline (Widescreen) Solution & Issues

Native. Select your resolution and aspect ratio from the Options, Graphics menu.

Ultra/Super-Wide (21:9/32:9) Specific Solution & Issues

Eyefinity / Surround Specific Solution & Issues

Native support.
In DX11 mode (default) the HUD is centered and FMVs unstretched .
If DX11 is unsupported or DX9 mode was forced through the config file, HUD is spanned and FMVs stretch.

4k UHD Specific Solution & Issues

Native support.

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Submitted by Jacqyl Frost on 18 July, 2011 - 17:57
Updated by skipclarke on 26 March, 2022 - 03:58