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=== Design ===
 
=== Design ===
 
Despite Vapid being GTA's rendition of Ford, the van resembles a 2003-present [[wp:Chevrolet Express|Chevrolet Express]] van but the front and back ends have been slightly altered. The badge on the rear reads Vapid ST. The Speedo features various company names, such as Deliver Me Timbers, [[Easy Lay Carpet]], Hello Tailor and Nonna Pina's Restaurant.
 
Despite Vapid being GTA's rendition of Ford, the van resembles a 2003-present [[wp:Chevrolet Express|Chevrolet Express]] van but the front and back ends have been slightly altered. The badge on the rear reads Vapid ST. The Speedo features various company names, such as Deliver Me Timbers, [[Easy Lay Carpet]], Hello Tailor and Nonna Pina's Restaurant.
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File:Speedo-GTAIV-front.jpg|GTA IV (<small>[[:File:Speedo-GTAIV-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]</small>).
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File:Speedo-GTAV-front.jpg|GTA V (<small>[[:File:Speedo-GTAV-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]</small>).
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=== Performance ===
 
=== Performance ===

Latest revision as of 01:12, 23 December 2013

Vehicle
Speedo
A Speedo in GTA IV.
(Rear quarter view)
A Speedo in GTA IV.
Appearance(s) GTA IV
GTA V
Vehicle type Commercial/Industrial van
Body style 4-door panel van
Capacity 4 (driver and 3 passengers)
Manufacturer Vapid

{{Infobox vehicle | name = Speedo | front_image = Speedo-GTAIV-front.jpg | image_size = 300 | caption = A Speedo in GTA IV | rear_image = Speedo-GTAIV-rear.jpg | vehicle_type = Commercial/Industrial van | body_style = 4-door panel van | capacity = 4 (driver and 3 passengers) | manufacturer = [[Vapid]] | game_1 = GTA IV | game_2 = GTA V }} The [[Vapid]] '''Speedo''' is a windowless cargo van featured in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[Grand Theft Auto V]]. == Description == === Design === Despite Vapid being GTA's rendition of Ford, the van resembles a 2003-present [[wp:Chevrolet Express|Chevrolet Express]] van but the front and back ends have been slightly altered. The badge on the rear reads Vapid ST. The Speedo features various company names, such as Deliver Me Timbers, [[Easy Lay Carpet]], Hello Tailor and Nonna Pina's Restaurant. File:Speedo-GTAIV-front.jpg|GTA IV ([[:File:Speedo-GTAIV-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]). File:Speedo-GTAV-front.jpg|GTA V ([[:File:Speedo-GTAV-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]). === Performance === The vehicle is quite agile, thanks to its adapted suspension and weightless rear end. Powersliding is quite easy in this vehicle; however, in Liberty City's hilly terrain the Speedo is prone to bouncing about more frequently than other vehicles of its size. The engine is strong, powered by what feels like a high-torque V8 diesel in a rear-wheel drive layout; leading to acceptable acceleration and a reasonable top speed. Anti-lock brakes are an available option, but are not standard. The Speedo is, after the [[Burrito]], the second-fastest vehicle in the "van" classification, attaining a maximum of 81 mph (130 km/h), but it is the most maneuverable. == Trivia== [[File:Speedo-GTAIV-advertising.png|thumb|256px|Advertisement for the Speedo commonly seen on billboards in the city.]] * A black Speedo is shown in "[[Crime and Punishment]]" to contain TV screens that are otherwise not featured outside the mission. * Although the van can be resprayed at a [[Spray Shops in GTA IV|Pay 'n' Spray]], it ''cannot'' be [[Car Wash|washed]]. * The Speedo is valued at $2,000 if delivered to [[S&M Auto Sales]] in GTA IV after completing [[Stevie's Car Thefts]] * A Speedo either plays [[Electro-Choc]] or [[Radio Broker]] by default when entered for the first time. == Locations == * Can be usually found in the [[East Hook]] docks. * It can be commonly be found in the [[Acter Industrial Park]] and [[Port Tudor]] areas. {{Navboxes |title= Navigation |list1= {{vehicles|state=collapsed}} {{gtaiv vehicles|state=collapsed}} {{gtav vehicles|state=collapsed}} }} [[Category:Vehicles]] [[Category:Vehicles in GTA IV]] [[Category:Vehicles in GTA V]] [[Category:Vans]] [[Category:Industrial Vehicles]]

The Vapid Speedo is a windowless cargo van featured in Grand Theft Auto IV and Grand Theft Auto V.

Description

Design

Despite Vapid being GTA's rendition of Ford, the van resembles a 2003-present Chevrolet Express van but the front and back ends have been slightly altered. The badge on the rear reads Vapid ST. The Speedo features various company names, such as Deliver Me Timbers, Easy Lay Carpet, Hello Tailor and Nonna Pina's Restaurant.

Performance

The vehicle is quite agile, thanks to its adapted suspension and weightless rear end. Powersliding is quite easy in this vehicle; however, in Liberty City's hilly terrain the Speedo is prone to bouncing about more frequently than other vehicles of its size. The engine is strong, powered by what feels like a high-torque V8 diesel in a rear-wheel drive layout; leading to acceptable acceleration and a reasonable top speed. Anti-lock brakes are an available option, but are not standard. The Speedo is, after the Burrito, the second-fastest vehicle in the "van" classification, attaining a maximum of 81 mph (130 km/h), but it is the most maneuverable.

Trivia

Advertisement for the Speedo commonly seen on billboards in the city.

Locations