First Place ADVANCED achievement in DAYTONA USA

First Place ADVANCED

Win an ADVANCED Course in ARCADE Mode (any difficulty level is ok).

First Place ADVANCED0
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How to unlock the First Place ADVANCED achievement

  • RedIon1992RedIon1992132,337
    26 Oct 2011 26 Oct 2011
    28 0 2
    As the achievement guide says, all you have to do is win an arcade mode race on the intermediate course (the first street circuit). You can crank down the difficulty - the achievement doesn't care. I had both Time and Difficulty down on Very Easy without issues - had the AI all passed before the race was half over.

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    Ar0nP1aYz05The problem is I can’t do it
    Posted by Ar0nP1aYz05 on 17 Mar at 06:33
    Ar0nP1aYz05Hah it’s really easy actually
    Posted by Ar0nP1aYz05 on 28 Apr at 13:59
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  • CapsuledragonCapsuledragon41,888
    26 Oct 2011 26 Oct 2011
    15 1 0
    Start out by lowering the difficulty to Very Easy. You than just have to play the race normally and win 1st place. If time runs out, and you’re in first place, than the achievement will still pop up.
  • chrisarcadechrisarcade557,670
    22 Jan 2012 22 Jan 2012
    14 3 0
    Change the difficulty to very easy and the time to easy and the rest is a cake walk...just get in 1st place and stay there. Simple as that.
  • Dr Ownage452Dr Ownage452543,846
    25 Jun 2013 25 Jun 2013
    10 0 0
    If you absolutely suck at racing games like me and or cannot get this achievement do the following:
    Difficulty Very Easy
    Time limit: Very easy
    Laps: Normal

    Doing this track and the Expert track normally i found impossible... However with Mirror Mode turned on you do the track in reverse making it a hell of alot easier :)
    Also i believe the E-brake is (LT)
  • Cheevo GuidesCheevo Guides230,194
    16 Mar 2020 24 Jun 2020 24 Jun 2020
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  • Ar0nP1aYz05Ar0nP1aYz05214,506
    17 Mar 2020 28 Apr 2020 28 Jul 2020
    0 0 0
    The first time I played this track, I thought it was really hard, but with some help, it’s actually really easy!
    Make sure to put the difficulty and time on very easy or easy if you want the achievement really badly, you don’t have to play on the hard difficulties, now the next thing we are gonna be talking about is the drifting, on a curve where you have to turn sideways or around the whole way, if you hold LT and RT at the same time, you usually will just crash straight into the wall, if you let go of the RT while holding LT on the curves, it will be way better, as soon as I tried it, it made it so much easier, next we are talking about the rewind feature, you won’t get many but if you have a really bad crash/accident, you can rewind and avoid it by pressing start for the pause and press X for rewind, you get limited rewinds, so use them wisely, this video is what helped me. Credit goes to Cheevo Guides, I don’t own this.

    Hope this helps! Happy hunting!

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