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Rivals are AI controlled cars that face the player. they are only found in race,eliminator and road rage


The rival are very agressive and will ram the player! taking down a rival will score a takedown. rivals oftenly get into accidents such as:

  • smashing into the traffic
  • smashing into each other
  • taking each other down
  • smashing into the wall
  • exploding after hitting a bus
  • smashing into the trams


it is possible to smash 2 rivals at once

At the start of a riviera race. one of the rivals will try to ram the player but will fail and smash into a car

watch out! backing up in front of a rival will cause the player to collide with the rival

taking down 2 rivals will reward you with a double takedown