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{{Infobox vehicles
 
| name = Speedo
 
| name = Speedo
| front_image = Speedo-GTA4-front.jpg
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| front_image = VapidSpeedo-Front-GTAV.png
 
| image_size = 300
 
| image_size = 300
| caption = The Speedo in [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]]
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| caption = A Speedo in [[Grand Theft Auto V|GTA V]].
| manufacturer = [[Vapid]] (GTA IV)
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| rear_image = VapidSpeedo-Rear-GTAV.png
| vehicle_type = Industrial vehicle
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| manufacturer = [[Vapid]] <small>'''('''[[HD Universe]]''')'''</small>
| body_style = Cargo van
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| vehicle_class = Vans
| capacity = 2 (driver and passenger)
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| vehicle_type = Industrial vehicle
| appearances = [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]]<br>[[Grand Theft Auto V]]
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| body_style = Full size van
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| capacity = 4 <small>(driver and three passengers)</small>
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| appearances = ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''<br>''[[The Lost and Damned]]''<br>''[[The Ballad of Gay Tony]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]''
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| related = [[Clown Van]]
 
}}
 
}}
   
The [[Vapid]] '''Speedo''' is a windowless cargo delivery van featured in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and [[Grand Theft Auto V]].
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The [[Vapid]] '''Speedo''' is a cargo delivery van featured in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'' and ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''.
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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
 
=== Design ===
 
=== Design ===
Despite Vapid being GTA's rendition of Ford, the van resembles a 2003-present [[wp:Chevrolet Express|Chevrolet Express]] van but the [[File:Speedo_badges.png|thumb]]front and back ends have been slightly altered. The same design is used for the second generation [[Burrito]] in [[GTA V]]. 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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Despite Vapid being GTA's rendition of Ford, the van resembles a [[wp:Chevrolet Express|2003-present Chevrolet Express]] van but the [[File:Speedo_badges.png|thumb]]front and back ends have been slightly altered. A similar design is used for the second generation [[Burrito]] and its [[Police Transporter|passenger variant]] in [[GTA V]]. 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|Nonna Pina's Restaurant]].
[[Image:Speedo-GTA4-rear.jpg|thumb|260px|Rear quarter view]]
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From IV to V, the Speedo body shape and general design is the same as in the prequel. 
   
 
=== Performance ===
 
=== 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 mediocre acceleration and a reasonable top speed. Anti-lock brakes are an available option, but are not standard. The lack of ABS makes turning and braking simultaneously impossible which is a big problem when slowing down into a 90 degree turn or any type of fast driving or racing.The Speedo is, the after the [[Burrito]], the second-fastest vehicle in the "van" classification, attaining a maximum of 145mph, but it is the most maneuverable.
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[[File:Speedo,Vapid.jpg|thumb|Engine close-up in [[GTA V]].]]
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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 mediocre acceleration and a reasonable top speed. Anti-lock brakes are an available option, but are not standard. The lack of ABS makes turning and braking simultaneously impossible which is a big problem when slowing down into a 90 degree turn or any type of fast driving or racing.The Speedo is, after the [[Burrito]], the second-fastest vehicle in the "van" classification, attaining a maximum of 153 mph, but it is the most maneuverable.
   
== Grand Theft Auto V ==
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=== Variants ===
From IV to V, the speedo has had a new body shape altogether, looking a bit more up-to-date. [[File:7100.jpg|thumb|New Speedo behind Franklin]]
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{{Main|Clown Van}}
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An unique variant, dubbed the Clown Van, appears in GTA V. It is a Speedo modified with a very unique paintjob. The vehicle itself only appears during a [[Strangers and Freaks|Strangers & Freaks]] [[Grass Roots|mission]], and cannot be obtained without the use of a save editor.
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== Gallery ==
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<gallery>
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Speedo-GTA4-front.jpg|A Speedo in [[GTA IV]] (<small>[[:Image:Speedo-GTA4-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]</small>).
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Speedo-van-front-gtav.png|Speedo in [[GTA V]].(<small>[[:Image:Speedo-van-rear-gtav.png|Rear quarter view]]</small>)
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Speedo-GTAV-front.jpg|A Speedo seen in the [[GTA Online]] trailer.
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</gallery>
   
== Notable Owners==
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===Company liveries===
*[[Phil Bell]] owns a Speedo that is used as an escape vehicle in the mission, [[To Live and Die in Alderney]].
 
== Trivia==
 
[[Image:Speedo-GTA4-advertising.png|thumb|256px|Advertisement for the Speedo commonly seen on billboards in the city.]]
 
 
* This vehicle ''cannot'' be taken to a [[Car Wash|car wash]], but can be resprayed at a [[Pay 'n' Spray]].
 
* After collecting all thirty cars for [[Stevie]], he may also agree to purchase cars from [[Niko Bellic]], with the Speedo fetching $2,000.
 
* The two default radio stations in the Speedo are [[Electro-Choc]] and [[Radio Broker]].
 
* Speedo is a nickname to ''Speedometer''.
 
* Driving a [[Laundromat (van)|Laundromat Van]] will cause several Speedo's to spawn, especially at the docks of [[East Hook]] in Broker and Tudor and [[Port Tudor]] in the [[State of Alderney]].   
 
 
== Company liveries==
 
 
<gallery widths="150">
 
<gallery widths="150">
Speedo sign 1.png|Nonna Pina's
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Speedo sign 1.png|[[Nonna Pina's]]
Speedo sign 2.png|Hello Tailor
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Speedo sign 2.png|[[Hello Tailor]]
 
Speedo sign 3.png|[[Easy Lay Carpet]]
 
Speedo sign 3.png|[[Easy Lay Carpet]]
 
Speedo sign 4.png|Deliver Me Timbers
 
Speedo sign 4.png|Deliver Me Timbers
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== Locations ==
 
== Locations ==
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===GTA IV + Episodes from Liberty City===
 
* Can be usually found in the [[East Hook]] docks.
 
* Can be usually found in the [[East Hook]] docks.
 
* It can be commonly be found in the [[Acter Industrial Park]] and [[Port Tudor]] areas.
 
* It can be commonly be found in the [[Acter Industrial Park]] and [[Port Tudor]] areas.
* Used as an escape vehicle in the mission, [[To Live and Die in Alderney]].
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* Used as an escape vehicle in the mission [[To Live and Die in Alderney]].
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* Driving a [[Laundromat (van)|Laundromat Van]] will cause several Speedo's to spawn, especially at the docks of East Hook in [[Broker]] and [[Tudor]] and Port Tudor in the [[State of Alderney]].
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* Sometimes it might be found parked in front of a garage door near [[Memory Lanes]] on [[The Meat Quarter]].
   
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===GTA V===
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* Seen around [[the Families]] area.
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* Owned by [[Lamar Davis]], obtainable after the mission [[Chop (mission)|Chop]].
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* Occasionally spawns in a parking lot in [[Chumash Plaza]].
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* Sometimes found in and around [[Lester Crest|Lester's]] home in [[El Burro Heights]].
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* A black one can be found parked on a dirt road in [[Fort Zancudo]] along with a black [[Bison]]
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* Sometimes when you switch to [[Trevor Philips|Trevor]] you may find him with a tied-up man under the [[Del Perro Pier]] and a unique black Speedo without a number on the license plate.
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[[File:Speedo-front-car-van-gtav.png|thumb|Unique brown Speedo seen in [[Vinewood Souvenirs - Tyler]].]]
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* When playing [[Vinewood Souvenirs - Tyler]] there's a unique brown Speedo parked in front of the house.
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* A white version can be obtained from the mission [[Chop (mission)|Chop]] with an unique [[Custom Vehicle License Plates|custom license plate]] that reads "LAMAR G".
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===GTA Online===
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* Rarely spawns around the industrial area.
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* Sometimes parked in a parking lot in [[Chumash Plaza]].
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==Trivia==
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[[Image:Speedo-GTA4-advertising.png|thumb|256px|Advertisement for the Speedo commonly seen on billboards in the city.]]
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===General===
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* Speedo is a nickname to ''Speedometer''.
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** Speedo is also a brand of men's swim briefs.
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* The default radio stations for the Speedo are:
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**'''GTA IV''': [[Electro-Choc]] and [[Radio Broker]].
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**'''GTA V''': [[Radio Los Santos]] and [[West Coast Classics]].
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*Due to the fact that the Speedo is made by Vapid, a Ford parody, it's possible that Rockstar's intensions were to make it based off the [[wp:Ford Econoline|1992-2007 Ford Econoline]].
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===GTA IV===
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* This vehicle cannot be taken to a [[Car Wash|car wash]], but can be resprayed at a [[Pay 'n' Spray]].
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* After collecting all thirty cars for [[Stevie]], he may also agree to purchase cars from [[Niko Bellic]], with the Speedo fetching $2,000.
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===GTA V===
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*Unfortunately, the vehicle cannot be modified at [[Los Santos Customs]]; it can only be repaired there.
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* In [[GTA Online]], you can place a Tracker and [[Mors Mutual Insurance|Full Coverage]] on the Speedo.
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* In [[GTA Online]], the Speedo sells at $1,500 in [[Los Santos Customs]].
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* In [[GTA Online]], the mission "[[Potshot]]" features a white Speedo that has crates with [[drugs]] in which has to be stolen and brought to [[Trevor Philips|Trevor]].
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==Notable Owners==
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* [[Phil Bell]] owns a Speedo that is used as an escape vehicle in the mission, [[To Live and Die in Alderney]].
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* [[Lamar Davis]] owns a white Speedo seen during the mission [[Chop (mission)|Chop]], which has [[Custom Vehicle License Plates|custom license plates]] reading LAMAR G (G most likely standing for "Gangsta"). It is destroyed during [[Hood Safari]].
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[[Category:Vans]]
 
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[[Category:Industrial Vehicles]]
 
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Latest revision as of 20:09, October 22, 2014

Speedo
VapidSpeedo-Front-GTAV
A Speedo in GTA V.
(Rear quarter view)
Vehicle class
(GTA V)
Vans
Vehicle type Industrial vehicle
Body style Full size van
Capacity 4 (driver and three passengers)
Appearance(s) Grand Theft Auto IV
The Lost and Damned
The Ballad of Gay Tony
Grand Theft Auto V
Grand Theft Auto Online
Manufacturer Vapid (HD Universe)
Related vehicle(s) Clown Van


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

Description Edit

Design Edit

Despite Vapid being GTA's rendition of Ford, the van resembles a 2003-present Chevrolet Express van but the
Speedo badges
front and back ends have been slightly altered. A similar design is used for the second generation Burrito and its passenger variant in GTA V. 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.

From IV to V, the Speedo body shape and general design is the same as in the prequel. 

Performance Edit

Speedo,Vapid

Engine close-up in GTA V.

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 mediocre acceleration and a reasonable top speed. Anti-lock brakes are an available option, but are not standard. The lack of ABS makes turning and braking simultaneously impossible which is a big problem when slowing down into a 90 degree turn or any type of fast driving or racing.The Speedo is, after the Burrito, the second-fastest vehicle in the "van" classification, attaining a maximum of 153 mph, but it is the most maneuverable.

Variants Edit

Main article: Clown Van

An unique variant, dubbed the Clown Van, appears in GTA V. It is a Speedo modified with a very unique paintjob. The vehicle itself only appears during a Strangers & Freaks mission, and cannot be obtained without the use of a save editor.

Gallery Edit

Company liveriesEdit

Locations Edit

GTA IV + Episodes from Liberty CityEdit

GTA VEdit

Speedo-front-car-van-gtav

Unique brown Speedo seen in Vinewood Souvenirs - Tyler.

GTA OnlineEdit

  • Rarely spawns around the industrial area.
  • Sometimes parked in a parking lot in Chumash Plaza.

TriviaEdit

Speedo-GTA4-advertising

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

GeneralEdit

GTA IVEdit

  • This vehicle cannot be taken to a car wash, but can be resprayed at a Pay 'n' Spray.
  • After collecting all thirty cars for Stevie, he may also agree to purchase cars from Niko Bellic, with the Speedo fetching $2,000.

GTA VEdit

Notable OwnersEdit

NavigationEdit

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