Originally Posted by Owen H Brown
What is a Pit Maneuver?
I think it is this : try to overtake the oppenent, and once overtaken, move your car exactly in front of the opponent.
Anyways, if you're referring to the hotshot achievement, the way I did it was starting on hard difficulty and just ram into the cars until the opponent's car got wrecked.
Once I got that 'hotshot' achievement, I continued playing on easy. It's pretty easy to take out criminals by just ramming into their car and then parking in front of them to 'arrest' them.
PS: DMC made a thread with a few very helpful tips which can be found here