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Turbo Out Run Turbo Out Run - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Turbo Out Run - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


The player drives a Ferrari F40 across the USA. There are 16 stages to complete.

Turbo Out Run was produced by Sega in 1989.

Sega released 594 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1936. Sega was based in United States.

Other machines made by Sega during the time period Turbo Out Run was produced include: Excite League, Ufo Senshi Yohko Chan, Tetris (Sega), Scramble Spirits, Power Drift, A.B. Cop, Alex Kidd In The Enchanted Castle, Crack Down, Dynamite Dux, and ESWAT Cyber Police


Name Turbo Out Run
Developer Sega (United States)
Year 1989
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 10218
Class Wide Release
Genre Racing
Conversion Class unique
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 1
Game Play Single
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Steering: Wheel
  • Shifter: 2-position (low, high) with button - Turbo
  • Pedals: 2
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
  • Cabaret/Mini
  • Deluxe/Themed (motion)
  • Environmental/Cockpit

Game Introduction

The gear shifter incorporates a turbo button which is operational until the engine gets too hot!

Turbo Out Run KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 3.36 (2 votes)

Fun Factor: 3.40

Overall Like 4.00
Fun (Social) 2.00
Fun (Solo) 4.50
Collector Desire 2.50

Technical Rating: 3.33

Gameplay 3.50
Graphics 3.50
Originality 4.00
Sound/Music 3.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Turbo Out Run Census

There are 14,958 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,547 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 165,359 machines (6,939 unique titles).

Very Common - There are 98 known instances of this machine owned by Turbo Out Run collectors who are active members. Of these, 69 of them are original dedicated machines. 7 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 21 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There are 3 active VAPS members with a Turbo Out Run machines for sale. There is one active VAPS member with an extra Turbo Out Run circuit board for sale.

Wanted - There are 2 active VAPS members currently looking for Turbo Out Run. There are 2 active VAPS members looking for Turbo Out Run boards sets.

This game ranks a 20 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

This game ranks a 10 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census want list records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]



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Additional References (logged in members often see more)

  1. 3D Model (External): Upright
  2. 3D Model (External): Sit-down

See the game at:

This game is available at the following public arcades, bars or museums:

Name Location State Country Details Check-ins
8-Bit Beans 100 Brock St South, Whitby Ontario Canada 0

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Turbo Out Run (Outrun) Arcade Marquee

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Original 11-8 1/4” Turbo Out Run Kit Now Sega ARCADE VIDEO GAME FLYER

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Turbo Out Run Video Arcade Machine Flyer Original Magazine Pull Out Ad

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NOS Sega Turbo Outrun MAP DECAL for monitor shroud

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Sega Turbo Out Run Video Arcade Game Flyer, 1989 NOS

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Auctions Recap

Year Count Median $ Average $
2016 1 287.50 287.50
2017 1 324.50 324.50
All Years 2 306.00 306.00


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