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| vehicle_type = Civilian car
 
| vehicle_type = Civilian car
 
| body_style = [[:Category:Sports Cars|2-door sports car]]
 
| body_style = [[:Category:Sports Cars|2-door sports car]]
| capacity = 2 (driver and passenger)
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| capacity = 2 <small>(driver and passenger)</small>
 
| appearances = [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars|GTA Chinatown Wars]]
 
| appearances = [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars|GTA Chinatown Wars]]
| manufacturer = It is based on the [[Pfister]] Comet, so it could be a Pfister}}
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| manufacturer = [[Pfister]]}}
   
The '''500 XLR8''' is a sports car featured only in [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]].
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The [[Pfister]] '''500 XLR8''' (pronounced ''five hundred accelerate'') is a sports car featured only in [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]].
   
 
== Description ==
 
== Description ==
The 500 XLR8 is designed as a blue and red "tuner" car based on a two-door coupe or stock sports car (similar in appearance to GTA Chinatown War's [[Comet]], regular and modified), being outfitted with a basic body kit, a large black spoiler, and purple neon underglows that light up at night. The "XLR8" part of the name is a homophone for "accelerate".
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The 500 XLR8 is designed as a blue and red "tuner" car based on a two-door coupe or stock sports car (similar in appearance to GTA Chinatown Wars' [[Comet]], regular and modified), being outfitted with a basic body kit, a large black spoiler, and purple neon underglows that light up at night. The "XLR8" part of the name is a homophone for "accelerate".
   
 
The 500 XLR8 is a considerably good in performance, possessing an excellent acceleration and a good top speed. Its steering, however, is only moderately good, while the car's brakes are only responsive at lower speeds as it results in the car having a longer stopping distance at higher speeds; the car also has the tendency to lean towards the side when steering around tight corners. Its durability is, as expected, low.
 
The 500 XLR8 is a considerably good in performance, possessing an excellent acceleration and a good top speed. Its steering, however, is only moderately good, while the car's brakes are only responsive at lower speeds as it results in the car having a longer stopping distance at higher speeds; the car also has the tendency to lean towards the side when steering around tight corners. Its durability is, as expected, low.
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* The 500 XLR8 is one of the three cars [[Huang Lee]] must steal in the mission [[The Wheelman]].
 
* The 500 XLR8 is one of the three cars [[Huang Lee]] must steal in the mission [[The Wheelman]].
 
* The car is also unlocked once the player attains bronze medals in all [[Algonquin]] races, when it becomes available for purchase at the [[BOABO]] merchant for $1200.
 
* The car is also unlocked once the player attains bronze medals in all [[Algonquin]] races, when it becomes available for purchase at the [[BOABO]] merchant for $1200.
*During the Vigilante side-mission.
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* During the [[Vigilante]] side-mission.
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== Trivia ==
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*XLR8 is an acronym for accelerate, which ties along with the car's great acceleration, while 500 stands for its top speed.
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== Name Origin ==
 
* XLR8 stands for accelerate, and 500 is it's top speed.
 
 
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Latest revision as of 19:46, September 14, 2014

500XLR8
500XLR8-GTACW
The 500XLR8 in GTA Chinatown Wars.
Vehicle type Civilian car
Body style 2-door sports car
Capacity 2 (driver and passenger)
Appearance(s) GTA Chinatown Wars
Manufacturer Pfister

The Pfister 500 XLR8 (pronounced five hundred accelerate) is a sports car featured only in Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars.

Description Edit

The 500 XLR8 is designed as a blue and red "tuner" car based on a two-door coupe or stock sports car (similar in appearance to GTA Chinatown Wars' Comet, regular and modified), being outfitted with a basic body kit, a large black spoiler, and purple neon underglows that light up at night. The "XLR8" part of the name is a homophone for "accelerate".

The 500 XLR8 is a considerably good in performance, possessing an excellent acceleration and a good top speed. Its steering, however, is only moderately good, while the car's brakes are only responsive at lower speeds as it results in the car having a longer stopping distance at higher speeds; the car also has the tendency to lean towards the side when steering around tight corners. Its durability is, as expected, low.

Locations Edit

  • Occasionally spawns on the northern half of the Francis International Airport, north of the multistory car park.
  • The 500 XLR8 is one of the three cars Huang Lee must steal in the mission The Wheelman.
  • The car is also unlocked once the player attains bronze medals in all Algonquin races, when it becomes available for purchase at the BOABO merchant for $1200.
  • During the Vigilante side-mission.

Trivia Edit

  • XLR8 is an acronym for accelerate, which ties along with the car's great acceleration, while 500 stands for its top speed.

NavigationEdit

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