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| front_image = Deluxo-GTAVC-front.jpg
 
| front_image = Deluxo-GTAVC-front.jpg
 
| image_size = 300
 
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| caption = A Deluxo in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City|GTA Vice City]]
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| caption = A '''Deluxo''' in ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]]''.
 
| rear_image = Deluxo-GTAVC-rear.jpg
 
| rear_image = Deluxo-GTAVC-rear.jpg
 
| vehicle_type = Sports car
 
| vehicle_type = Sports car
 
| body_style = [[:Category:Sports Cars|2-door coupe]]
 
| body_style = [[:Category:Sports Cars|2-door coupe]]
| capacity = 2 (driver and 1 passenger)
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| capacity = 2 <small>(driver and passenger)</small>
| appearances = [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City|GTA Vice City]]<br>[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories|GTA Vice City Stories]]
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| appearances = ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City|GTA Vice City]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories|GTA Vice City Stories]]''
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|getting_it = Parked}}
   
The '''Deluxo''' is a fast 80s-like sports car, which appears in only [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]].
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The '''Deluxo''' is a fast 80s-like sports car, which appears in only [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City|''Grand Theft Auto: Vice City'']] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories|''Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories'']].
   
 
== Description ==
 
== Description ==
The Deluxo is based on the [[wp:DeLorean DMC-12|DeLorean DMC-12]], although various differences may be noted, including taillights more reminiscent of Ferrari's dual circular taillights from many of its 1970s and 1980s models, headlights similar to those of a [[wp:Renault Alpine GTA/A610|Renault Alpine GTA/A610]], and a wider spectrum of body colors. The Deluxo is best suited for street racing due to its excellent handling and acceleration, however, it does not withstand damage well. As with most vehicles in the series, the Deluxo has rear wheel drive.
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The Deluxo is based on the [[wp:DeLorean DMC-12|DeLorean DMC-12]], although various differences may be noted, including taillights more reminiscent of Ferrari's dual circular taillights from many of its 1970s and 1980s models, headlights and body shape similar to those of a [[wp:Renault Alpine GTA/A610|Renault Alpine GTA/A610]], and a wider spectrum of body colors. The Deluxo also resembles an [[wp:Audi Quattro|Audi Quattro (1980-1991)]], and like the Quattro, it also has a front-engine AWD drivetrain. There also appears to be resemblances of the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Volkswagen_Corrado Volkswagen Corrado (1990-1994)], particularly the shape.
 
{| align="center"
 
|<gallery width="auto" perrow="4" style="font-size:95%; padding:0;" widths="180" captionalign="left" columns="2">
 
Deluxo-GTAVC-front.jpg|GTA Vice City rendition (<small>[[:Image:Deluxo-GTAVC-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]</small>).
 
Deluxo-GTAVC-texture.png|A texture map from the Deluxo in GTA Vice City. The rearlight texture in the bottom indicates that the Deluxo's rear lights could have looked like the Delorean's in an early beta version.
 
Deluxo-GTAVCS-front.jpg|GTA Vice City Stories rendition (<small>[[:Image:Deluxo-GTAVCS-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]</small>).
 
</gallery>
 
|}
 
   
 
== Performance ==
 
== Performance ==
The Deluxo is a fast car, but its speed is not on par with the [[Infernus]], and the [[Cheetah]]. The engine has the same sound as the Infernus in GTA Vice City, so it is possibly a V8 as well. The vehicle's braking is pretty good and responsive, and handling is pretty satisfactory. The only drawback that this car has is it's extreme fragility. It won't stand up to a large number of crashes. Also, the vehicle tends to lose control when barely hitting objects at high speeds.
 
   
== Trivia ==
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The Deluxo is a fast car, but its speed is not on par with the [[Infernus]] or the [[Cheetah]]. The engine has the same sound as the Infernus in GTA Vice City, so it may possibly be a V8 as well. The vehicle's braking is pretty good and responsive, and its handling pretty satisfactory. However, as a result of its AWD drivetrain, the Deluxo suffers from some moderate understeer. To mitigate this understeer, take corners by slowing a bit with your normal brakes and drifting lightly through them with a dab of handbrake and countersteer. Take care not to drift too heavily, or the rear end will swing wide and the car will oversteer.
[[Image:Trip Skip.png|thumb|180px|A Deluxo visible on GTA San Andreas' [[Trip Skip|trip skip]] icon.]]
 
   
* The [[Trip Skip|trip skip]] icon used in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]] features the side profile of a Deluxo. The car is otherwise absent in-game. It may be a reference to the film series [[wp:Back to the Future (film series)|Back to the Future]], which features a [[wp:DeLorean time machine|DeLorean-based time machine]].
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The Deluxo is one of the better vehicles to drift with due to its AWD drivetrain. The Deluxo is also a good vehicle to go [http://gta.wikia.com/Vice_Street_Racer racing] with. Its acceleration and speed is near the top level of all sports cars, and its AWD provides great stability in all conditions. However, the Deluxo is rather fragile, so take care to avoid crashing too much. Also, the vehicle tends to lose control while clipping objects at high speeds.
   
 
== Locations ==
 
== Locations ==
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'''GTA Vice City Stories'''
 
'''GTA Vice City Stories'''
 
*Found at [[InterGlobal Films]] (sometimes appears in place of the [[Stinger]]).
 
*Found at [[InterGlobal Films]] (sometimes appears in place of the [[Stinger]]).
*Parked in front of [[Gonzales|Gonzalez's]] apartment at [[Ducum Inn]].
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*Parked in front of [[Ducum Inn]].
*Parked in [[Ocean Beach]] near the bridge going to the fairground.
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*Parked in [[Ocean Beach]] near the bridge going to the [[Washington Beach Fairground|fairground]].
   
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== Gallery ==
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<gallery width="auto" perrow="4" style="font-size:95%; padding:0;" widths="180" captionalign="left" columns="2">
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Deluxo-GTAVC-front.jpg|GTA Vice City rendition (<small>[[:Image:Deluxo-GTAVC-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]</small>).
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Deluxo-GTAVC-texture.png|A texture map from the Deluxo in GTA Vice City. The rearlight texture in the bottom indicates that the Deluxo's rear lights could have looked like the Delorean's in an early beta version.
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Deluxo-GTAVCS-front.jpg|GTA Vice City Stories rendition (<small>[[:Image:Deluxo-GTAVCS-rear.jpg|Rear quarter view]]</small>).
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</gallery>
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== Trivia ==
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[[Image:Trip Skip.png|thumb|180px|A Deluxo visible on GTA San Andreas' [[Trip Skip|trip skip]] icon.]]
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* The [[Trip Skip|trip skip]] icon used in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|''Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas'']] features the side profile of a Deluxo. The car is otherwise absent in-game. It may be a reference to the film series [[wp:Back to the Future (film series)|Back to the Future]], which features a [[wp:DeLorean time machine|DeLorean-based time machine]].
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* Mechanically, the Deluxo may resemble both the Renault Alpine GTA (high performance engine) and the AWD drivetrain of Audi Quattro, as in real-life, US-spec DeLoreans weren't particularly fast or sporty.
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* The default radio station for the Deluxo in [[Grand Theft Auto Vice City|''GTA Vice City'']] is [[Wave 103]].
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Latest revision as of 09:12, August 11, 2015



The Deluxo is a fast 80s-like sports car, which appears in only Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories.

Description Edit

The Deluxo is based on the DeLorean DMC-12, although various differences may be noted, including taillights more reminiscent of Ferrari's dual circular taillights from many of its 1970s and 1980s models, headlights and body shape similar to those of a Renault Alpine GTA/A610, and a wider spectrum of body colors. The Deluxo also resembles an Audi Quattro (1980-1991), and like the Quattro, it also has a front-engine AWD drivetrain. There also appears to be resemblances of the Volkswagen Corrado (1990-1994), particularly the shape.

Performance Edit

The Deluxo is a fast car, but its speed is not on par with the Infernus or the Cheetah. The engine has the same sound as the Infernus in GTA Vice City, so it may possibly be a V8 as well. The vehicle's braking is pretty good and responsive, and its handling pretty satisfactory. However, as a result of its AWD drivetrain, the Deluxo suffers from some moderate understeer. To mitigate this understeer, take corners by slowing a bit with your normal brakes and drifting lightly through them with a dab of handbrake and countersteer. Take care not to drift too heavily, or the rear end will swing wide and the car will oversteer.

The Deluxo is one of the better vehicles to drift with due to its AWD drivetrain. The Deluxo is also a good vehicle to go racing with. Its acceleration and speed is near the top level of all sports cars, and its AWD provides great stability in all conditions. However, the Deluxo is rather fragile, so take care to avoid crashing too much. Also, the vehicle tends to lose control while clipping objects at high speeds.

Locations Edit

GTA Vice City

  • Parked inside Sunshine Autos after completing the first list for the import garage.

GTA Vice City Stories

Gallery Edit

Trivia Edit

Trip Skip

A Deluxo visible on GTA San Andreas' trip skip icon.

NavigationEdit

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