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| caption = A Cavalcade FXT in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]]''.
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| caption = A Cavalcade FXT in [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]].
 
| rear_image = CavalcadeFXT-GTA4-rear.jpg
 
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| manufacturer = [[Albany]] <small>([[HD Universe]])</small>
 
| manufacturer = [[Albany]] <small>([[HD Universe]])</small>
 
| vehicle_type = Civilian truck
 
| vehicle_type = Civilian truck
 
| body_style = [[:Category:Pickup Trucks|4-door SUT/pickup truck]]
 
| body_style = [[:Category:Pickup Trucks|4-door SUT/pickup truck]]
| capacity = 4 (driver and 3 passengers)
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| capacity = 4 <small>(driver and 3 passengers)</small>
| appearances = ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars|GTA Chinatown Wars]]''}}
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| appearances = ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''<br>''[[The Lost and Damned]]''<br>''[[The Ballad of Gay Tony]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars|GTA Chinatown Wars]]''
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| related = [[Cavalcade]]<br>[[Granger]]}}
   
The [[Albany]] '''Cavalcade FXT''' is an extended wheelbase, 4-door pick-up truck version of the [[Cavalcade]] SUV, in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]].
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The [[Albany]] '''Cavalcade FXT''' is an extended wheelbase, 4-door pick-up truck version of the [[Cavalcade]] SUV, in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'', and [[GTA IV Episodes|its episodes]] and ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]]''.
   
== Description ==
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==Description==
=== Design ===
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===Design===
The Cavalcade, having been based on the [[wp:Cadillac Escalade#2nd generation|second generation Cadillac Escalade]], obviously suggests that the Cavalcade FXT is based on the second generation [[wp:Cadillac Escalade#Escalade EXT|Escalade EXT]] / [[wp: Chevrolet Avalanche|Chevrolet Avalanche]] the pickup variant of the Escalade. Naturally, it shares the Albany brand with the Cavalcade. Unlike the Escalade EXT, the FXT lacks the distinct upper body bed cladding but it may come with roll bars, a bed cover, or just a plain bed. Also the horn on the FXT is different than the SUV version for unknown reasons. The FXT is considerably harder to find than the SUV version, only spawning in wealthy areas.
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The Cavalcade, having been based on the [[wp:Cadillac Escalade|second generation Cadillac Escalade]], obviously suggests that the Cavalcade FXT is based on the second generation [[wp:Cadillac Escalade|Escalade EXT]]/[[wp: Chevrolet Avalanche|Chevrolet Avalanche]], which both is the pickup variant of the Escalade. Naturally, it shares the Albany brand with the Cavalcade. Unlike the Escalade EXT, the FXT lacks the distinct upper body bed cladding but it may come with roll bars, a bed cover, or just a plain bed. Also the horn on the FXT is different than the SUV version for unknown reasons. The FXT is considerably harder to find than the SUV version, only spawning in wealthy areas.
 
In GTA Chinatown Wars, the Cavalcade FXT exists in two forms, a regular variant as well as a [[Russian Mafia]] variant, available only in a bright yellow-orange shade, and featuring roof-mounted lights and yellow neon underglows.
 
 
Interestingly, this is the new, civilian version of the [[Cartel Cruiser]], but with more luxurious design and equipped with V8 engine (the Cartel Cruiser has only a V6).
 
   
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In GTA Chinatown Wars, the Cavalcade FXT exists in two forms, a regular variant as well as a [[Russian Mafia]] variant, available only in a bright yellow-orange shade, and featuring roof-mounted lights and yellow neon underglows. The PSP version looks similar to the [[Cartel Cruiser]] albeit without the front bullbars.
   
 
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CavalcadeFXT-GTACW.png|GTA Chinatown Wars.
 
CavalcadeFXT-GTACW.png|GTA Chinatown Wars.
 
CavalcadeFXT-GTACW-gang.png|GTA Chinatown Wars, "Russian Mafia" variant.
 
CavalcadeFXT-GTACW-gang.png|GTA Chinatown Wars, "Russian Mafia" variant.
c_cavalcadefxt.jpg|GTA Chinatown Wars PSP
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c_cavalcadefxt.jpg|GTA Chinatown Wars PSP.
 
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=== Performance ===
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===Performance===
The Cavalcade FXT shares its high-displacement V8, 5 speed gearbox and AWD system with the Cavalcade SUV, [[File:Fxt_badges.png|thumb]]and retains much of the same performance, though its top speed and acceleration are slightly poorer at 164 mph (despite the two vehicles weighing the same); the difference is reversed in GTA Chinatown Wars.
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[[File:Fxt_badges.png|thumb]]
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The Cavalcade FXT shares its high-displacement V8, 5 speed automatic gearbox and AWD system with the Cavalcade SUV, and retains much of the same performance, though its top speed and acceleration are slightly poorer at 164 mph (despite the two vehicles weighing the same); the difference is reversed in GTA Chinatown Wars.
   
 
Handling and braking are consistent with regular Cavalcade and very good, keeping stopping distances short and maintaining stability in turns. Off-road, the same can be said of the FXT as of the Cavalcade, making it one of few vehicles able to climb steep grades and medium sized rocks. Accident deformation is also very good, and the vehicle will sustain multiple frontal impacts before failing.
 
Handling and braking are consistent with regular Cavalcade and very good, keeping stopping distances short and maintaining stability in turns. Off-road, the same can be said of the FXT as of the Cavalcade, making it one of few vehicles able to climb steep grades and medium sized rocks. Accident deformation is also very good, and the vehicle will sustain multiple frontal impacts before failing.
   
== Locations ==
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==Locations==
 
===GTA IV + Episodes from Liberty City===
 
===GTA IV + Episodes from Liberty City===
* It will tend to spawn if driving a [[Cavalcade]].
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*Tends to spawn if driving a [[Cavalcade]].
* Often spawns in [[Alderney]] when driving a [[Sultan]].
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*Often spawns in [[Alderney]] when driving a [[Sultan]].
* Driving around [[Broker]] and [[Easton]] and [[Little Italy]].
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*Driving around [[Broker]][[Easton]][[Little Italy]], [[Charge Island]] and [[South Bohan]].
* A phone call to [[Henrique Bardas|Henrique,]] in [[TBOGT]].
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*If the [[Luis Fernando Lopez|player]] calls [[Henrique Bardas]], he will deliver one to the player's location.
* Spawns around [[Charge Island]].
 
* Several are driven around and spawn around in [[South Bohan]].
 
   
== Trivia ==
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===GTA Chinatown Wars===
* Upon completion of all 30 of [[Stevie's Car Thefts]], a Cavalcade FXT may be sold at his garage for $5,500, $1,000 less than a Cavalcade.
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* When entered, by default the Cavalcade FXT plays [[The Vibe 98.8]].
 
* The Cavalcade FXT may be the only pick-up truck in the series that can carry four people.
 
* If the player attempts to get a ride on the rear cargo compartment while the vehicle is in motion, the player will just lose the balance and fall. If the player is lucky enough, they will fall on to the road. There is a glitch though that means sometimes you'll fall inside the cargo compartment and get stuck while health of the player is being reduced. When this happens, the player will eventually become [[wasted]].
 
*While driving a Cavcalade FXT with a covered cargo compartment and you use the handbrake at high speed, it will fall off.
 
   
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==Trivia==
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*Upon completion of all 30 of [[Stevie's Car Thefts]], a Cavalcade FXT may be sold at his garage for $5,500, which is $1,000 less than a Cavalcade.
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*The default radio stations of the Cavalcade FXT are:
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**'''''GTA IV''''': [[The Vibe 98.8]].
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**'''''Episode from Liberty City''''': [[K109 The Studio]] or [[Vice City FM]].
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*If the player attempts to get a ride on the rear cargo compartment while the vehicle is in motion, the player will just lose balance and fall. If the player is lucky enough, they will fall on to the road. There is a glitch though that means sometimes you'll fall inside the cargo compartment and get stuck while health of the player is being reduced. When this happens, the player will eventually become [[wasted]].
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*While driving a Cavalcade FXT with a covered cargo compartment and you use the handbrake at high speed, it will fall off.
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*Unlike the original [[Cavalcade]] (along with the newer version), the FXT is not featured in ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]'' and is probably replaced by the [[Declasse]] [[Granger]], which also features extended wheelbase.
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**This could be a reference to the discontinuation of the Cadillac Escalade EXT and the [[wp:Chevrolet Avalanche|Chevrolet Avalanche]] after the 2013 model year.
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Latest revision as of 18:18, October 31, 2014

VEHICLE
Cavalcade FXT
CavalcadeFXT-GTA4-front
A Cavalcade FXT in GTA IV.
(Rear quarter view)
Vehicle type Civilian truck
Body style 4-door SUT/pickup truck
Capacity 4 (driver and 3 passengers)
Appearance(s) Grand Theft Auto IV
The Lost and Damned
The Ballad of Gay Tony
GTA Chinatown Wars
Manufacturer Albany (HD Universe)
Related vehicle(s) Cavalcade
Granger


The Albany Cavalcade FXT is an extended wheelbase, 4-door pick-up truck version of the Cavalcade SUV, in Grand Theft Auto IV, and its episodes and Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars.

DescriptionEdit

DesignEdit

The Cavalcade, having been based on the second generation Cadillac Escalade, obviously suggests that the Cavalcade FXT is based on the second generation Escalade EXT/Chevrolet Avalanche, which both is the pickup variant of the Escalade. Naturally, it shares the Albany brand with the Cavalcade. Unlike the Escalade EXT, the FXT lacks the distinct upper body bed cladding but it may come with roll bars, a bed cover, or just a plain bed. Also the horn on the FXT is different than the SUV version for unknown reasons. The FXT is considerably harder to find than the SUV version, only spawning in wealthy areas.

In GTA Chinatown Wars, the Cavalcade FXT exists in two forms, a regular variant as well as a Russian Mafia variant, available only in a bright yellow-orange shade, and featuring roof-mounted lights and yellow neon underglows. The PSP version looks similar to the Cartel Cruiser albeit without the front bullbars.

PerformanceEdit

Fxt badges

The Cavalcade FXT shares its high-displacement V8, 5 speed automatic gearbox and AWD system with the Cavalcade SUV, and retains much of the same performance, though its top speed and acceleration are slightly poorer at 164 mph (despite the two vehicles weighing the same); the difference is reversed in GTA Chinatown Wars.

Handling and braking are consistent with regular Cavalcade and very good, keeping stopping distances short and maintaining stability in turns. Off-road, the same can be said of the FXT as of the Cavalcade, making it one of few vehicles able to climb steep grades and medium sized rocks. Accident deformation is also very good, and the vehicle will sustain multiple frontal impacts before failing.

LocationsEdit

GTA IV + Episodes from Liberty CityEdit

GTA Chinatown WarsEdit


TriviaEdit

  • Upon completion of all 30 of Stevie's Car Thefts, a Cavalcade FXT may be sold at his garage for $5,500, which is $1,000 less than a Cavalcade.
  • The default radio stations of the Cavalcade FXT are:
  • If the player attempts to get a ride on the rear cargo compartment while the vehicle is in motion, the player will just lose balance and fall. If the player is lucky enough, they will fall on to the road. There is a glitch though that means sometimes you'll fall inside the cargo compartment and get stuck while health of the player is being reduced. When this happens, the player will eventually become wasted.
  • While driving a Cavalcade FXT with a covered cargo compartment and you use the handbrake at high speed, it will fall off.
  • Unlike the original Cavalcade (along with the newer version), the FXT is not featured in Grand Theft Auto V and is probably replaced by the Declasse Granger, which also features extended wheelbase.
    • This could be a reference to the discontinuation of the Cadillac Escalade EXT and the Chevrolet Avalanche after the 2013 model year.

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