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Best of 2022 – Need for Speed Payback Review

Need for Speed Payback Review

Have you been playing NFS games for a while and are waiting for the best release? You’ve found it – Need for Speed Payback Review. No other game of 2017 offers such superb car racing controls as this one. Several elements in this game will make it very intriguing to play.  

We are going to cover the best Need for Speed Payback review. On this page, you will find information about gameplay, the system requirements, a complete guide on how to download and install the setup, cheat codes, and much more.  

So, let us start the review.

Overview of Need for Speed Payback

Need for Speed Payback is the latest version of the NFS Video Game Series developed by Ghost Games. The release year of this racing game is 2017.

This liked version is capable of running on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. There are previous versions of NFS that you can play offline; you can also play this game offline in single-player mode.  

NFS Payback is fast and furious. It is the Twenty-third entry of the series. Over the last few years, the versions of Need for Speed were not much better, especially if we compare the versions from the mid-2000s. But NFS has not been given up and in 2017 launched the new fantastic version named Need for Speed Payback.

Read: The Need for Speed 1994


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Need for Speed Payback Gameplay

NFS Payback provides a new array of cars and customization options. You can easily customize your vehicle. The focus of the game is on action driving.

The NFS Payback version offers a variety of cars as in previous versions. But this version also adds the more critical story element, with the “blockbuster” plot evidently “fueled by a gripping story of betrayal and revenge.”

There are five major types of racing and a story mode in which our gameplay will be of three characters. Characters include Tyler “Ty” Morgan, Sean “Mac” McAlister, and Jessica “Jess” Miller. And these characters will only be switched when they are needed.

Basically, in the beginning, our hero’s will steal cars. And the people will work for those who deceive us. The best thing about the Need for Speed Payback game is that you can pause the game whenever you want. It is the best game after the end of Need for Speed Carbon.

Gameplay Modes

NFS Payback is split up into two impressive racing modes that are:

  • Single Race Mode
  • Multiplayer Mode

Make your race more exciting and mind-blowing by earning various awards. You can earn trophies by driving with different surprising styles and speeds.

Need for Speed Payback Car List

NFS Payback contains 74 remarkable vehicles, and some cars are downloaded in advance. These cars make racing more enjoyable. So, below is the Need for Speed Payback Car list:


  1. Audi R8 V10 Plus
  2. Audi S5 Sportback


  1. BMW M2
  2. BMW M3 E46
  3. BMW M3 E92
  4. BMW M4 GTS
  5. BMW M5
  6. BMW X6 M


  1. 2017 Acura NSX
  2. Acura RSX-S


  1. Aston Martin DB11
  2. Aston Martin Vulcan

Buick GNX


  1. Dodge Charger
  2. Dodge (SRT) Viper
  3. Dodge Challenger SRT8 1969


  1. Honda Civic Type R EK
  2. Honda Civic Type R FK2
  3. Honda NSX Type R
  4. Honda S2000


  1. Porsche 911 Carrera S 991
  2. Porsche 911 Carrera S 993
  3. Porsche 911 GT3 RS 991
  4. Porsche 911 RSR 2.8
  5. Porsche 918 Spyder
  6. Porsche Panamera Turbo


  1. Chevrolet Bel Air
  2. Chevrolet C10
  3. Chevrolet Camaro SS
  4. Chevrolet Camaro Z28
  5. Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport
  6. Chevrolet Corvette Z06


  1. Ford F-150 Raptor
  2. Ford Focus RS
  3. Ford Mustang
  4. Ford Mustang Boss 302
  5. Ford Mustang GT ‘32
  6. Ford Beck Customs
  7. 32 Ford


  1. Jaguar F-Type R


  1. Koenigsegg Regera


  1. Lamborghini Aventador
  2. Lamborghini Diablo SV
  3. Lamborghini Diablo SV
  4. Lamborghini Huracan
  5. Lamborghini Murciélago LP 670-4

Land Rover Defender 110

Lotus Exige S


  1. Mazda MX-5 Miata N
  2. Mazda MX-5 Miata ND
  3. Mazda RX-7 Spirit R


  1. Mercedes-AMG A45
  2. Mercedes-AMG G63
  3. Mercedes-AMzG GT

Mercury Cougar


  1. Volkswagen Beetle
  2. Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport
  3. Volkswagen Golf GTI

Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution IX


  1. Nissan 180SX Type X
  2. Nissan 350Z
  3. Nissan Fairlady 240ZG
  4. Nissan GT-R Premium
  5. Nissan Silvia S15 Spec-R Aero
  6. Nissan Skyline 2000 GT-R
  7. Nissan Skyline GT-R R32 V-Spec
  8. Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 V-Spec


  1. Volvo 242DL
  2. Volvo Amazon P130

Pagani Huayra BC

Plymouth Barracuda


  1. Subaru BRZ
  2. Subaru Impreza WRX STI


  1. McLaren 570S
  2. McLaren P1

Infiniti, Pontiac, and Alfa Romeo were added to the NFS via downloadable content. Because of the licensing issues, some vehicles do not include a Need for Speed Payback feature, including Toyota, Scion, and Ferrari.

Read: Need for Speed II

What is the Need for Speed Payback Requirements to Play?

In this Need for Speed Payback Review, we have shared a few of the requirements required to play the game on your PC.

What is the Size of NFS Payback Setup?

The Need for Speed Payback for the PC is about 30 GB, but on PlayStation and Xbox One, the required size for the installation of NFS Payback is around 17.81GB.

Requirements for the Windows Operating System

Minimum System Requirement

The minimum system requirements for the PC are described below:

  • System Type: Operating System (OS) must be 64-bit Windows 7 or later
  • Processor: Intel(R) i3-6300 CPU @ 3.8GHz or AMD FX 8150 @ 3.6GHz
  • Installed memory (RAM): 6GB
  • Hard drive: 30GB
  • Supported Video Card: AMD Radeon HD 7850, Nvidia GeForce GTX 750 Ti or equivalent DX11 compatible GPU with 2GB size of memory
  • Online connection requirements: the speed of an Internet connection must be 192kbps or faster.

Suggested Requirements

The recommended system requirements of NFS Payback for the PC are described below:

  • System Type: Operating System (OS) must be 64-bit Windows 10 or later
  • Processor: Intel(R) i5-4690 CPU @ 3.5GHz or AMD FX 8350 @ 4.0GHz
  • Installed memory (RAM): 8GB
  • Hard drive: 30GB
  • Supported Graphics Card: AMD Radeon RX 480 4GB, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB or equivalent DX11 compatible GPU with 4GB size of memory
  • Online connection requirements: the speed of an Internet connection must be 512kbps or faster.

Need for Speed Payback Cheats

This Need for Speed Payback review also delivers the list of some effective PC cheat codes that make the game more interested.

EffectsCheat Codes
Limitless nitrousPress Left + CTRL + F3 buttons
Minimum 5 Mio. MoneyPress Left + CTRL + F2 buttons
Prepare for the player gearPress Alt + F1 buttons
Opponents max. gear 0-1Press Left + SHIFT + F3
Opponents max. gear 0-2Press Left + SHIFT + F2
Opponents max. gear 0-3Press Left + SHIFT + F1
Opponents no gearPress Left + CTRL + F4
Opponents max. gear 0-4Press ALT + F2 buttons
While obtaining some, add 5,000 bonus racing pointsPress Left + CTRL + F1

Open Ruined Cars

Open the ruined car by gathering the five secret ruined car parts. You have to defeat the various league boss. And then, you will get some important clues of specific vehicles for the wrecked car part locations.

To view the clues, select the “Derelict” tab on the menu map. You see the outlines of the streets from where the derelict parts are placed. Upgrade the ruined car to the performance of 300 level; this opens a Super Build. After restoring the wrecked car, you can also select the category (Runner, Off-road, Drag, Drift, or Race) you want it to be.

Earn a lot of REP, Money, and Speed Cards

Finish all the short events to earn money, speed card, and REP rapidly. When you drift for the first time, the “Drifting the block” event unlocks. It is the fastest event done within 90 seconds. Each time you do the drift trial, you will obtain 12,000 REP, credits, and a Speed card.

Chevrolet Bel Air

Complete the Runner quest line to acquire the five ruined car parts for the Chevrolet Bel Air.

Volkswagen Beetle 1963

Complete the “Shift-Lock” league boss and get the five Derelict car parts for the Volkswagen Beetle car.

Chevrolet C10 Pickup

Complete the “Riot Club” league boss to get the five ruined car parts for the Chevrolet C10 Pickup.

Nissan Fairlady 240ZG 1971

Defeat the “Udo Roth” league boss and obtain the five Derelict car parts for the Nissan Fairlady 240ZG 1971.

Ford Mustang 1965

Complete the “La Catrina” league boss to get the five ruined car parts for the Ford Mustang sports car.

Unlock Front Bumper Visual Customization

Open the visual customization of the car’s front bumper by drifting for at least eight seconds. And the best place to drift is an airport. It is the easiest way to drift on the runway of the airport for eight seconds.

Earn 3 Stars on the “Eject Button” Jump Challenge

This jump challenge is the most formidable challenge that requires a car specially made for jumping. The best car that can be used to complete the “Eject Button” challenge is the Porsche Panamera Turbo with the Off-road build.

Typically go for the jump speed cards that help you to increase the airtime. “Eject Button” Jump challenge is complicated that takes some practice to complete.

How to Download and Install Need for Speed Payback?

The complete step-by-step guide helps you download and install the need for speed payback successfully.

Step 01 – Open your browser and download the setup of uTorrent.

uTorrent Image

Step 02 – After the installation of uTorrent, open FitGirl Repacks by clicking here.

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FitGirl Repacks

Step 03 – From here, search the Need for Speed Payback and click the highlighted text.

FitGirl Repacks - NFS Payback Image
FitGirl Repacks – NFS Payback

Step 04 – Now, click on the Ru Tor [magnet] and open it through uTorrent

Ru Tor [magnet] Image
Ru Tor [magnet]

Step 05 – Click on the OK button to download the Need for Speed payback game setup in your PC directory.

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Download NFS Payback
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Downloading NFS Payback

Step 06 – Finally, you have successfully downloaded the need for speed payback setup.

NFS Payback Setup Image
NFS Payback Setup

Now, you need to install the downloaded setup by following the below-mentioned steps.

Step 01 – Double click on the setup to start the installation process.

NFS Payback Application Image
NFS Payback Application

Step 02 – When you double-click on the setup, a new window will appear in front of you. You need to click on the Next button to proceed further.

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NFS Payback Installation step 01

Step 03 – Click Next Button Once again.

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NFS Payback Installation Step 01

Step 04 – Insert the Path where you want to install the setup and click the next button.

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Select Destination Location

Step 05 – Once Again, click on the Install button. When you click on the button, it will take 30 to 40 minutes to complete the installation process.

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Select Components

And finally, your setup has been installed; click on the finish.

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Installing NFS Payback
Completing the NFS Payback Setup Wizard Image
Completing the NFS Payback Setup Wizard

There are some other steps that you have to perform to play the game.

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Finishing the Installation Process

Step 06 – Check the I accept the agreement radio button and click the Next button.

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Installing Microsoft DirectX
Installing Components of Microsoft DirectX Image
Installing Components of Microsoft DirectX

Step 07 – Installation of the Microsoft DirectX completed, and click on the Finish button.

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Installation of Microsoft DirectX Completed

Step 08 – When you click the Finish button, a new window of MS Visual appears from where you have to check the option I agree to the license terms and conditions and click install.

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MS Visual Licence Terms and Conditions
MS Visual Setup Progress Image
MS Visual Setup Progress

You have completed the whole process. Click on the close button and start to play the game.

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MS Visual Setup Completed


The Need for Speed Payback game is like a fast and furious one that comes to the industry. After its release, the game became a leading racing game among gamers. Earning rewards by performing different amazing drifts and styles makes your game more interesting.

The complete Need for Speed Payback Review will help you know about the game in a user-friendly environment. We hope that you found this review worthy of you.

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