DiRT Rally 2.0

This is a benchmark of DiRT Rally 2.0 running under Steam Play (Proton) on Linux. The test profile assumes you have a Steam account, have Steam installed for the system, and that the game is already purchased/installed. This automates the process of executing the game and using a standardized scene.

This test will attempt to install the necessary game using your Steam account. If the test appears hung you may need to manually exit the Steam client.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark dirt-rally2.

Test Created

3 March 2019

Last Updated

28 March 2021

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type


Average Install Time

4 Seconds

Average Run Time

13 Minutes, 50 Seconds

Test Dependencies



30k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms

Supported Architectures

x86 + x86_64

Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsDiRT Rally 2.0 Popularity Statisticspts/dirt-rally22019.032019.042019.052019.062019.072019.082019.092019.102019.112019.122020.012020.022020.032020.042020.052020.062020.072020.082020.092020.102020.112020.122021.012021.022021.032021.042021.052021.062021.072021.082021.092021.102021.112021.122022.012022.022022.032022.042022.052022.062022.072022.082022.092022.108001600240032004000
* Uploading of benchmark result data to OpenBenchmarking.org is always optional (opt-in) via the Phoronix Test Suite for users wishing to share their results publicly.
** Data based on those opting to upload their test results to OpenBenchmarking.org and users enabling the opt-in anonymous statistics reporting while running benchmarks from an Internet-connected platform.
*** Test profile page view reporting began March 2021.
Data current as of 1 October 2022.
3840 x 160023.6%2560 x 108019.4%1920 x 108022.9%2880 x 16209.9%2560 x 144024.2%Resolution Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org
Ultra56.1%Low14.9%High29.0%Graphics Preset Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/dirt-rally2-1.0.4   [View Source]   Sun, 28 Mar 2021 09:48:03 GMT
Update for latest preferences handling with latest Steam.

pts/dirt-rally2-1.0.3   [View Source]   Sun, 03 Mar 2019 12:57:28 GMT
Final tweak ahead of comparison.

pts/dirt-rally2-1.0.2   [View Source]   Sun, 03 Mar 2019 12:55:44 GMT
Prefs updates, should be in good shape now.

pts/dirt-rally2-1.0.1   [View Source]   Sun, 03 Mar 2019 12:27:01 GMT
Fix for min/max FPS reporting.

pts/dirt-rally2-1.0.0   [View Source]   Sun, 03 Mar 2019 11:11:00 GMT
Initial commit of DiRT Rally 2.0 Proton / Steam Play test profile.

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Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

DiRT Rally 2.0

Resolution: 2560 x 1440 - Graphics Preset: Ultra

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 346 public results since 3 March 2019 with the latest data as of 29 September 2022.

Below is an overview of the generalized performance for components where there is sufficient statistically significant data based upon user-uploaded results. It is important to keep in mind particularly in the Linux/open-source space there can be vastly different OS configurations, with this overview intended to offer just general guidance as to the performance expectations.

Percentile Rank
# Compatible Public Results
Frames Per Second (Average)
171 +/- 15
170 +/- 9
148 +/- 16
145 +/- 12
119 +/- 2
< 115
< 55
47 +/- 4
OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Resolution: 2560 x 1440 - Graphics Preset: Ultra334 Results Range From 14 To 349 Frames Per Second14325068861041221401581761942122302482662843023203383561530456075

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (DiRT Rally 2.0 - Resolution: 2560 x 1440 - Graphics Preset: Ultra) has an average run-time of 13 minutes. By default this test profile is set to run at least 3 times but may increase if the standard deviation exceeds pre-defined defaults or other calculations deem additional runs necessary for greater statistical accuracy of the result.

OpenBenchmarking.orgMinutesTime Required To Complete BenchmarkResolution: 2560 x 1440 - Graphics Preset: UltraRun-Time510152025Min: 7 / Avg: 12.19 / Max: 18

Tested CPU Architectures

This benchmark has been successfully tested on the below mentioned architectures. The CPU architectures listed is where successful OpenBenchmarking.org result uploads occurred, namely for helping to determine if a given test is compatible with various alternative CPU architectures.

CPU Architecture
Kernel Identifier
Verified On
Intel / AMD x86 64-bit
(Many Processors)

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