Tools

Career 100% NG optimal route

Image of the currently known best route for Career 100% (NG) (external link)

By renasonrenason

Career any% NG optimal route

Image of the currently best known route for Career any% (NG) (external link)

By fGeorjjefGeorjje

Cheat Engine table

A Cheat Engine table with some useful variables listed, including Current Car id, Current Track id etc... (direct download)

By GrimMapleGrimMaple

Exotic Career any% (NG)

Image of the currently best known route for Career any% Exotic, slowest route of all. (external link)

By huuhuu

NFS Carbon Save Editor

Profile/save editor, use to fix CD key checksums. WARNING: using functionality other than fixing CD keys will result in run rejection for in-game irreproducibility. (direct download)

By CoDe RiPPeR

Widescreen Fix / Custom Resolution

Widescreen Patch (currently approved for speedrunning), also comes with a W10 savegame load fix. (external link)

By ThirteenAG

Saves

KB-compatible any% save

Finished save of the any% route done on KB (does not bug out controls when loading without controller plugged in). Can be used to setup NG+ saves (direct download)

By fGeorjjefGeorjje

NG+ Ready saves

Contains both a 100% save file (named HUNDO, for wrong warping) and a NG+ ready save file (named NAME) which only has the lancer with 2 strikes. Not compatible with keyboard only. (direct download)

By fGeorjjefGeorjje

Save for IL runs (WCG Category)

The save contains a Mitsubishi Lancer + explanation how to use the savegame. Not compatible with keyboard only. (direct download)

By LuckYLuckY

Splits

Challenge Series

Full CE Challenge Series run splits. (direct download)

By GrimMapleGrimMaple

Patches

Patches

Official patches provided by EA. (external link)

By EaEa

Set core affinity during start

Batch file to automatically set cpu core affinity when you start the game. Can be changed to any core you want (google the core codes). (external link)

By GrimMapleGrimMaple