Activate the following cheats by entering the corresponding codes at "Options" > "Secret Codes". Each code will work once per profile. The bonus cars are only available in Quick Race mode:
CHEAT FUNCTION - CHEAT CODE
$10,000 in-game - %%$3/"
$15,000 in-game - S1D3K1CK
Die-Cast Audi R8 - "9:G3IF
Die-Cast BMW M3 E92 - )B7@B=
Die-Cast Chevrolet Camaro Concept - citwoxq53f
Die-Cast Dodge Dodge Charger (1969) - qlcukc4bqm
Die-Cast Dodge Viper SRT10 - !C6;C>E
Die-Cast Ford Mustang GT - i3kxodepfc
Die-Cast Nissan GT-R Police Car - yp}jwa
Die-Cast Lexus IS F - 0;5M2;
Die-Cast Lexus IS F(Alternate Color) - !7I3JMI
Die-Cast Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution - 2Die-Cast Nissan 240SX Alternate Color - !8(4*-(
Die-Cast Nissan 240SX - ?P:COL
Die-Cast Pontiac GTO (1965) - 2d5dviyrlgn
Die-Cast Porsche 911 Turbo - >8P:I;
Die-Cast Volkswagen R32 - !2ODBJ:
NeedForSpeed.com Lotus Elise - -KJ3=E
Nissan 240SX - ?P:COL
Shelby Terlingua - NeedForSpeedShelbyTerlingua
To evade a police pursuit, cross the bridge located at the lower right-hand corner of the map by the stadium. The cops will not cross this bridge.
Unlock the police car to unlock Chasedown mode. Then, ram the car until it is disabled. You will receive between $19,000 to $22,000.
To get a boost at the start of the race, move the RPM into the blue right when the race starts.
Unlock the following cars by performing the corresponding tasks:
CAR - HOW TO UNLOCK
Battle Machine RX-7 - Win the first 30 challenge series events.
Dominator Corvette Z06 - Dominate over 30 challenges series events.
Speed Machine 911GT2 - Win all 60 challenge series events.
500mph in reverse:
Do the following to drive in reverse at speeds greater than 500mph. In manual transmission drive forward in first gear. Then, hit the brakes and go into reverse driving as fast as you can. Release L2 and press R2. When you enter first gear, immediately shift down to neutral to reach speeds greater than 500mph.
Avoid getting busted:
If you are about to get busted, hold [PlayStation Logo] and exit the game. However, do this before you press X after getting busted. This allows you to not have a ticket and start at your last save point. Note: This does not work when you upgrade a car and get busted just after coming from the garage.
Need For Speed Most Wanted BMW M3:
Note: If a zone on a part is not mentioned, leave that zone alone. Get the BMW M3 E46 in a semi-dark white color and purchase the vinyl "Two Tone", categorized under manufacturer, in a color between medium and dark blue. Note: If you buy the vinyl in white and the car in blue, the colors will be reversed. Purchase the "Gentera Style 109" spoiler zone 1=100, 2=75, 3=100, 4=50. Buy the "ADR Adrenaline" rims, zone 1=36, 4=30 5. Buy the hood "Araxis Impact", zone 1=32, 3=100, 4=100. You now have the memorable BMW from Need For Speed Most Wanted. However, in Most Wanted the trunk is white, while in this game it is not.
Dukes Of Hazzard Dodge Charger R/T (classic) custom car:
Paint - Hemi orange metallic, row 1, column 1
Window Tint - None
Flag Vinyl - USA
Number Vinyl - 0, 1
Engine - Street/Pro package
Transmission - Street/Pro package
Tires - Street/Pro package-grip
NOS - Race package
Suspension - Street/Pro package
Supercharger - Street/Pro package (optional)
Stock or Speedway Autosculpt
Fast And The Furious Dodge Charger R/T (classic) custom car:
Paint - Gloss black
Window tint - Light black
Engine - Pro package
Transmission - Pro package
Tires - Pro package
NOS - Race package
Suspension - Pro package
Supercharger - Pro package (optional)
Hood - Auto sculpt charged
Body kit - Stock
Hemi Orange Hotrod 1970 Dodge challenger custom car:
In the "Autosculpt" menu, select "Undercover Multi" in the wheel category and enter the following:
Zone 1 - 1%
Zone 2 - 1%
Zone 3 - 100%
Zone 4 - 39%
Zone 5 - 100%
Zone 6 - 25%
Zone 7 - 100%
Zone 8 - 100%
Zone 9 - 1%.
In the "Aftermarket" menu, select "Body 1" from the "BodyKit" category. In the "Visual" menu, choose "Paint", then adjust the color to "Gloss Hemi Orange", row 2, column 1. In the "Vinyls" catogory, get rid of all layers. In the "Performance" menu, select all the race parts.
2 Birds, 1 Stone - Complete "double trouble".
5 Finger Discount - Complete all hot car missions. Active community member - participate in any community day.
Aficionado - Purchase or unlock 5 cars.
Among the Best - Win 25 ranked multiplayer events.
Apprentice Mechanic - Customize a car in career mode.
Bay Drive & Harbor - Dominate the bay drive & harbor event.
Bowling with Hector - Complete the hector sequence in the mission "kingpin".
Branching out - Unlock sunset hills in career mode.
Cat and Mouse Virus - Become infected with the cops n' robbers virus.
Chase or be Chased - Win all highway battles in career mode.
Community Member - Log into ea nation.
Crossing the Line - Win a ranked multiplayer cops n' robbers event.
East Fasulo Bridge - Dominate the east fasulo bridge event.
East I-5 - Dominate the east I-5 event.
First of Many - Win a ranked multiplayer event against 7 human players.
First! - Win a multiplayer ranked game.
Freeze! Hold it right there! - Upload a photo to needforspeed.com.
Get out of the way! - Avoid 5 road blocks in a pursuit and evade in career mode.
Gold Coast to Ocean - Dominate the gold coast to ocean event.
Hired Goons - Takeout all the "goons" in career mode.
Keys to the City - Unlock port crescent in career mode.
Learner"s Permit - Win your first car in career mode.
Lose the Eye in the Sky - Escape from a helicopter in a pursuit with a career level of at least 8.
Lose the Fuzz - Complete 5 pursuits.
Love thy Tires - Avoid 12 spike strips total in career pursuits.
Meet Carmen - Face off against carmen in "the game".
Meet Hector - Face off against hector in "versus".
Meet Nickel - Face off against nickel in "road rage".
Meet Rose - Face off against rose in "rollercoaster".
Meet Zack - Face off against zack in "rush hour".
Nickel and Dimes - Complete the nickel sequence in "payback".
North River Expressway - Dominate the north river expressway event.
Nothing Stock - Discover all 3 tuning shops in career mode.
Own the Road - Dominate 25 events in career mode.
Path of Destruction - Disable 10 police cars in a pursuit and successfully evade in career mode.
Pine Creek & Douglas - Dominate the pine creek & douglas event.
Scrapheap - Disable 100 police vehicles.
South Canyon Hwy - Dominate the south canyon hwy event.
Spiked Punch - Avoid a spike strip in a pursuit and successfully evade in career mode.
To Protect and Serve - Complete the carmen sequence in the mission "rematch".
Tri-City Run - Dominate the tri-city run event.
Unstoppable Force - Avoid 50 road blocks in career mode.
Wasting Tax Dollars - Get $100,000 cost to state in a single pursuit and evade.
Window Shopper - Discovere all 3 pro shops in career mode.
Zack Trap - Complete the zack sequence in "the trap" mission.
Notorious - Finish 119 multiplayer races in any position.
Completionist - Dominate 100% of career by beating all the track records.
Retired - Finish the career story.
Platinum trophy - Earn all Bronze, Silver, and Gold trophies.