Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (WP) achievements

Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (WP)

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There are a maximum of 20 Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (WP) achievements worth 381 (200)

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Breaking The Law in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (WP)

Breaking The Law25 (10)

This is a rare achievementTake down 100 Cops

  • Unlocked by 249 tracked gamers (16% - TA Ratio = 2.51) 1,584  

Achievement Guide for Breaking The Law

661,289 (362,064)
Achievement won on 03 Feb 12
TA Score for this game: 381
Posted on 03 February 12 at 08:15, Edited on 06 February 12 at 03:42
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I tried doing Red Light Runner with the Koeningsegg for this, and I usually took out about 4 cop cars each round, then I deliberately failed the mission, either by letting time run out or not reaching the points target. I counted 117 cop cars, but no achievement unlocked. This has led me to believe that you MUST finish races in order for them to count. If you can prove me otherwise, please let me know!

I ended up using Escape Artist in the tier 1 with the Koeningsegg. I was able to take out 3 cars and escape with enough time left to hit 1 or 2 stars. What I found to work best is to brake alot when the cop car appears. He will always try to adjust to your speed, so if you brake, he'll immediately brake as well. Just brake down to 20-30mph, and keep hitting the brakes and releasing them at a steady rhythm until you're just behind the cop car.

When you're close enough, release the brakes and accelerate up to the side of him, then slam into him. Brake again, so that you don't fully overtake him, then slam into him again. Repeat this process until you take him out. If you go too far, you can either brake and let him pass you or you could just put your car in reverse and go far enough to get behind him again. In some situations, if you're at a 90 degree angle in comparision to the cop car, you can just slam into him, reverse, slam into him, reverse, etc.
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