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Rockstar gives GTA Online players loads of free vehicles in new update

Published: 18/Jun/2020 16:00 Updated: 18/Jun/2020 16:01

by David Purcell

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Rockstar Games have pushed out another very generous update in Grand Theft Auto V, which allows GTA Online players to grab four cars for absolutely nothing. Let’s take a look at everything that changed. 

The game’s online community was dealt a slight blow when GTA Online was presented as the series’ first title for next-gen consoles, during Sony’s PlayStation 5 reveal, and ever since there’s been a load of rewards and gifts made available for them to claim.

This week, four vehicles, which are collectively worth just over $800,000 in-game, have been made free to grab – according to Rockstar leaker TezFunz2.

How to get free cars in GTA Online

Vehicles always play a part in these updates and just like any other week a fresh set of wheels has landed on the GTA Diamond Casino podium. The R88 Formula 1 style car has once again rolled onto the platform, and can be won with just one spin of the Lucky Wheel – if fortune is on your side.

The free vehicles, however, include the Raptor, Hakuchou, Nemesis, and Hot Rod Blazer. These can usually be bought at Southern San Andreas Super Autos, but instead of doing a flash sale like other weeks, it looks like the motorcar and motorbike supplier just wants to get rid of them. Each of the offerings can be seen below.

Simply log in, check out their store on the iFruit phone, and redeem them as you please, just like previous free vehicles in GTA Online.

Raptor

It might not look like a typical GTA car, and that’s because it’s not. The Raptor is all about offroad driving, but it won’t let you down in the city either. A fine acquisition, for free as well.

Player driving Raptor in GTA Online
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The Raptor is usually on sale for around $650,000 in-game.

Hakuchou

The next one is a bike, but a fine one at that. With a few upgrades here, you’ll be speeding around in one of the best handling vehicles around.

Parked up Hakuchou in GTA Online
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The Shitzu Hakuchou is worth over $80,000 in GTA V.

Nemesis

Next is the Nemesis, and it’s really, really worth that much in all honesty. Just over the 10 grand mark, to be exact, but it’s still a freebie so no questions asked!

Trevor in GTA driving a Nemesis bike
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The Nemesis is only worth $12,000 usually.

Hot Rod Blazer

Last, and certainly not least, is the Hot Rod Blazer! This thing might look utterly hilarious, but it doesn’t come cheap. Actually, it does – $69,000. Don’t drive too fast around corners would be our advice…

The Hot Rod Blazer in GTA Online
Rockstar Games
Take your Hot Rod Blazer to Los Santos Customs – because you can do some funny things with it.

GTA Online June 18 update: What’s changed?

Aside from the free vehicles, Rockstar have also thrown in a few other bits and pieces for players – including a free Coil USA t-shirt.

Associate and Bodyguard Salary missions have had their rewards tripled, both cash and RP, and those of Parachuting have been granted the same. Open Wheel Races, VIP Work, and challenges have also been boosted with double rewards. Speaking of races, the Premium Race is the Senora Freeway, Time Trial will be Power Station, and RC Time Trial will be Little Seoul Park for the next week.

GTA Online Discounts

Several things have also had their prices slashed in the weekly update, too, and those can be seen below in our list.

  • Executive Offices (40% off)
  • Executive Office Renovations (30% off)
  • Large Special Cargo Warehouses (50% off)
  • Flash GT (40% off)
  • Itali GTB (40% off)
  • Rocket Voltic (40% off)
  • Stromberg (35% off)

GTA Online Twitch Prime rewards

Twitch Prime rewards have also been given a reshuffle, with the V-65 Molotok and Declasse Mamba being made available at a significant discount. More information on those sales, and how you can get over $1 million for free, can be found in our Twitch Prime rewards guide.


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GTA Online Black Friday update: Huge sales, Open Wheel bonuses, more

Published: 27/Nov/2020 12:36

by Connor Bennett

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Rockstar Games have got a Grand Theft Auto Online update that plays into Black Friday with a whole host of sales for vehicles, businesses, and buildings. 

GTA Online’s weekly updates are always something to look forward to for fans, as Rockstar Games rolls out some bonuses so that players can build up their Maze Bank accounts. 

The bonuses, both for cash and RP, are the big attention grabbers from the updates, but the sales that Rockstar also drops are nothing to be ignored either. You can save quite a lot on a car that you want or a business you want to own. 

With Black Friday getting underway in the real world – marking a few days of sales – Rockstar have also joined in the fun with some pretty interesting discounts as well. 

Open Wheel races bonuses – 2x Cash & RP

As already noted, the bonuses are the biggest part of the weekly updates, so we’ll start there. This week, starting November 26, is all about Open Wheel Races for double rewards while King of the Hill pays out triple. 

The bonuses for Open Wheel races are not limited to one or two select tracks, but you will have to jump into a Rockstar Created race to earn the bonus. The best way to check this is to simply join a race from the pink F1 car icons that are dotted around the map.

If a lobby then decides to vote for a non-Rockstar Created race, simply back out and find a different lobby. You’ll have up to December 9th to earn the bonus rewards. 

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GTA Online’s F1 races can be quite difficult for new starters.

GTA Online Black Friday discounts

In terms of the Black Friday sale, some of GTA Online’s most expensive vehicles are on sale. So, if you’ve ever had your eye on the gold Luxor Deluxe, it’s 70% off starting November 27. 

Additionally, the Terrorbyte, Terrorbyte modifications, and RM-10 Bombushka are also 70%, so you can make your mark on Los Santos with this sale. 

  • Declasse Scramjet – 60% off
  • Imponte Ruiner 2000 – 60% off
  • Ocelot Stromberg – 60% off
  • Principe Deveste Eight – 60% off
  • Nagasaki Shotaro – 70% off
  • Terrorbyte – 70% off
  • Terrorbyte Upgrades & Modifications – 70% off
  • Pegassi Oppressor – 50% off
  • Pegassi Oppressor Mk II – 50% off
  • RM-10 Bombushka – 70% off
  • B-11 Strikeforce – 70% off
  • Buckingham Luxor – 70% off
  • Buckingham Luxor Deluxe – 70% off
  • Buckingham Swift (including Swift with Flying Bravo) – 70% off
Luxor Deluxe jet from GTA Online
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Extravagant vehicles like the Luxor Deluxe are on huge discounts this week.

GTA Online discounts – November 26 update

In addition to the major Black Friday sale, there are plenty of other things on sale too – including the Ocelot R88 Open Wheel racecar.

On top of that, garages and Large Special Cargo Warehouses are 40% and 30% off respectively. Plus, there are discounts on other vehicles and Nightclubs too. 

  • Ocelot R88  – 30% off
  • Annis RE-7B  – 40% off
  • Large Special Cargo Warehouse  – 30% off
  • Garages  – 40% off
  • Dinka Vindicator – 30% off
  • Western Rampant Rocket – 30% off
  • Shitzu Hakuchou Drag– 30% off
  • Nightclubs – 40% off
  • Nightclub Upgrades & Modifications – 30% off

If you haven’t got the cash to splash out on the Ocelot R88, the other Open Wheel vehicle – the Benefactor BR8 – is on the Diamond Casino podium.

So, head on in, take a spin, and see if you can get your hands on a free Formula 1 car.