The player is introduced to Driving Icon progression missions upon completing the first three prologue missions. Additional missions are unlocked as the player completes already unlocked missions, increases their Reputation Level, and participates in events across Ventura Bay.
Driving icon missions are highlighted with a coloured reputation icon within a circle to indicate which story thread they belong to. The player may be given missions from various characters as they progress through their career, but specific missions are always highlighted with the same colour on the phone, on the map, and mission specific event start locations.
SpeedSpeed Missions are highlighted with a green speed icon. They will test the player's ability to reach, control, and maintain a high rate of speed to impress the Speed Icon - Magnus Walker.
StyleStyle Missions are highlighted with a yellow style icon. They will test the player's ability to perform stunts, their car control, and driving ability to impress the Style Icon - Ken Block.
BuildBuild Missions are highlighted with a purple build icon. They will test the player's ability to build, tune, and perfect their car to impress the Build Icon - Akira Nakai (アキラ中井).
CrewCrew Missions are highlighted with a blue crew icon. They will test the player's ability to ride with a crew, drive within a team, and cooperate towards the perfect run to impress the Crew Icon - Risky Devil.
OutlawOutlaw Missions are highlighted with a red outlaw icon. They will test the player's ability to drive aggressively, vandalise property, and evade the police to impress the Outlaw Icon - Shinichi Morohoshi (モロホシ真一).
The player will be contacted by Robyn to participate in two special events once they complete all driving icon story missions.
Eddie's ChallengeEddie's Challenge missions are highlighted by a grey circle and an orange eagle head.
|Need for Speed (2015)|
|Customisation||Aftermarket Brands · Performance · Tuning · Visual · Wrap Editor|
|Progression||Cars · Driving Icons · Reputation · Ventura Bay · Daily Challenges · Community Events|
|Events||Circuit Race · Challenges · Drag Race · Drift Contest · Drift Train · Drift Trial · Gymkhana · Pursuit · Spontaneous Event · Time Attack · Time Trial|
|Collectables||Donut Spots · Vista Spots · "Free" Parts|
|Other||Deluxe Edition · Awards · Development · Soundtrack|
|Updates||Update 1 · Icons Update · Legends Update · Hot Rods Update · Patch History|