Burnout Hints, Tips, Tricks, Secrets, & Glitches

Don't Waste Your Boost

Don't use your boost unless you are at or near maximum speed, if you are going too slow the boost will not do anything but use up your boost bar.

Ending Bonuses

Successfully complete the game to unlock the Free Run mode (no vehicles on the road), Free Run Twin mode (two player Free Run), and "Credits" options.

Face Off Mode

Successfully complete championship mode once to unlock face off mode against the Roadster.


Defeat the bus in Face Off 4 to unlock it.


Defeat the Roadster in Face Off mode to unlock it and another face off race against another car.

Saloon GT

Defeat the Saloon GT in Face Off 3 to unlock it.


Play in championship mode until you unlock Face Off 2 in the special options screen. Defeat the Towtruck once to unlock it.

Quick Start

Accelerate immediately before the "1" fades during the pre-race countdown to start with a slight boost in speed.

Full Bonus

Drive a perfect lap (a lap without any accidents) and your bonus will be automatically filled.

Better Turns

When turning sharp corners, lightly tap the gas to turn sharper and slide less.

How To Get The Turbo Meter To It's Max Faster

These are some helpful hints on how to get your turbo meter full faster:
1. Drive on the wrong side of the road while almost hitting the opposing traffic. Stay on the white dotted lines as best as possible to maintain crashing.

2. Use the sides of cars to keep your power slide from ending. It is best to use semi-trucks or other large vehicles.

3. Use your talented fast reactions to almost hit cars. Dont try to bump them or you will not gain anything.
Once you have earned your turbo press (a) to get an extra 10MPH more at the max. Try to avoid crashing or you will lose your hard earned turbo.

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