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{{Infobox vehicles
| name = Faction
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|name = Faction
| front_image = Faction-GTA4-front.jpg
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|front_image = Faction-GTAO-front.png
| image_size = 300
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|image_size = 300
| caption = The Faction in [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]]
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|caption = A '''Faction''' in ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]''.
| rear_image = Faction-GTA4-rear.jpg
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|rear_image = Faction-GTAO-rear.png
| vehicle_type = Civilian car
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|vehicle_type = Civilian car
| body_style = [[:Category:2-Door Sedans and Coupes|2-door coupe]]
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|vehicle_class = Muscle
| capacity = 2 (driver and passenger)
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|body_style = [[:Category:Muscle Cars|2-door muscle car]]
| manufacturer = [[Willard (manufacturer)|Willard]] (GTA IV)
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|capacity = 2 <small>(driver and passenger)</small>
| appearances = [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]]
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|manufacturer = [[Willard (manufacturer)|Willard]]
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|variants = [[Faction Custom]]<br>[[Faction Custom Donk]]
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|related = [[Willard]]<br>[[Marbelle]]<br>[[Majestic]]<br>[[Sabre]]
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|appearances = ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''<br>''[[The Lost and Damned]]''<br>''[[The Ballad of Gay Tony]]''<br>''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]'' {{DLC|GTA Online: Lowriders Update}} <small>{{H:title|Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC versions only|[NG]}}</small>
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|price = [[Money|$]]36,000 <small>(GTA Online) ([[Benny's Original Motor Works]]) {{H:title|Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC versions only|[NG]}}</small>}}{{quote|With its squared-off bodywork, sensible engineering and T-Top roof, the Faction has recently begun to lose its historic association with high finance and cases of sexual assault. These days, it's old and cheap enough to attract a generation of you artisans who dream of nothing more than finding an old car and hiring someone else to make it look good. Being a pioneer has never been this easy. Eligible for customization at Benny's Original Motor Works.|[[Benny's Original Motor Works]] description.}}
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The [[Willard (manufacturer)|Willard]] '''Faction''' is a two-door coupé found in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'', and was later added to ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]'' in the [[Xbox One]], [[PlayStation 4]] and [[Personal Computer|PC]] renditions as part of the [[GTA Online: Lowriders]] Update.
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== Design ==
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===''Grand Theft Auto IV''===
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The Faction is designed as a 1980's American sports coupe, depicted with a T-Top roof and front end fog lights. Some Factions are also equipped with a small hood scoop.
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The Faction resembles a [[wp:Buick Regal#1978 - 1987|1982-1987 Buick Regal]] (similar to the [[Majestic]] in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]). Details and portions of the design take cues from the [[wp:Buick Regal#Grand National, T-Type and GNX|Buick Grand National and Regal T-Type]].
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The Faction appears with many minor cosmetic accessories and adjustments:
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*A version with a primary-coloured roof and glass T-top.
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*A version with a secondary coloured roof and glass T-top.
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*A version with a primary coloured roof and solid T-top.
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*A version with a secondary coloured roof and solid T-top.
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===''Grand Theft Auto Online''===
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{{Next-Gen}}
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The car retains its design from ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'', using the original box design, and sharing the same influence; the Buick Regal (1982 - 1987). The design is higher quality because of GTA V's enhanced graphics and textures.
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===Current Design Gallery===
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{{Vehicle Design Gallery
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| Front_quarter_imagename = Faction-GTAV-FrontQuarter.jpg
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| Top_view_imagename = Faction-GTAV-Top.jpg
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| Rear_quarter_imagename = Faction-GTAV-RearQuarter.jpg
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| Front_view_imagename = Faction-GTAV-Front.jpg
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| Side_view_imagename = Faction-GTAV-Side.jpg
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| Rear_view_imagename = Faction-GTAV-Rear.jpg
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| Engine_bay_imagename = Faction-GTAV-EngineBay.jpg
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| Underside_view_imagename =
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| Inside_view_imagename = Faction-GTAV-Interior.jpg
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| Badge_texture_imagename = Faction-GTAIV-Badges.png
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| Damage_view_imagename = Faction-GTAV-Open.jpg
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| Dashboard_view_imagename = Faction-GTAV-FirstPersonInterior.jpg
 
}}
 
}}
   
The [[Willard (manufacturer)|Willard]] '''Faction''' is a two-door coupé found in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]].
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===Version History Gallery===
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{{Vehicle Design History Gallery
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| GTAIV_Front_imagename = FactionGlassTTop-GTAIV-front.png
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| GTAIV_Rear_imagename = FactionGlassTTop-GTAIV-rear.png
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}}
   
== Description ==
 
   
=== Design ===
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== Performance ==
The Faction is designed as a 1980's American sports coupe, depicted with a T-Top roof and front end fog lights. Some Factions are also equipped with a small hood scoop.
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===''Grand Theft Auto IV''===
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Powered by a turbocharged V8 engine, the Faction is a fun car to drive with a high-torque engine up front. Combined with the FR drivetrain, handbrake turns are smooth yet controllable. The brakes have good stopping ability. Its top speed is reached fairly quickly thanks to its light body weight.
   
[[File:Faction_badges.png|thumb]]
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==== GTA IV Overview ====
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{{GTA IV Vehicle Stats
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|0-62mph/ 0-100km/h time =
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|Top Speed Files =
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|Top Speed Tested =
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|Engine = 400HP Turbocharged V8 <small>(Badging)</small><br>{{H:title|Front engine, rear wheel drive|FR}} {{H:title|Single Overhead Camshaft|SOHC}} Turbocharged V8 <small>(In-game model)</small>
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|Drivetrain Files = RWD
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|Drivetrain Tested = RWD
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|Gears Files = 5
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|Gears Tested = 5
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|Mass (Files only) =
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}}
   
The Faction resembles a [[wp:Buick Regal#1978 - 1987|1982-1987 Buick Regal]] (similar to the [[Majestic]] in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]). Details and portions of the design take cues from the [[wp:Buick Regal#Grand National, T-Type and GNX|Buick Grand National and Regal T-Type]].
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===''Grand Theft Auto Online''===
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[[File:Faction-GTAV-RSCStats.png|thumb|Performance statistics on the [[Rockstar Games Social Club]].]]
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The car is powered by a hefty single overhead camshaft turbocharged V8 with a large air intake centralised on the engine bay. Just like its badges state, a turbocharger is present to the bottom left of the engine.
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The car has average performance. The Faction's acceleration is pretty slow and poor for its class, yet still has enough power to backfire when revved, despite this, the car's power is unable to allow good take-off and traction is minimal; the car struggles to drive up gradients more than around 30 degrees. It's top speed is acceptable, and is very similar to its IV generation. Braking is also average, nothing too special but enough to bring the heavy car to a stop in an acceptable amount of time, being much better than the GTA IV variant. The normal version of the Faction is not advised for long-term usage because this vehicle is extremely sensitive to minor imperfections in the road, and has a tendency to be sent into the air because of an imperfection, especially curbs.
   
=== Performance ===
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The engine sound is rather unique, in that it shares elements (such as the backfiring stages and high-revving stages) from the [[Dukes (car)|Dukes]], but also has the low-revving/idle sound similar to that of the [[Blade (car)|Blade]] and [[Buccaneer]]. Purchasing a big-bore exhaust will make the engine sound more powerful, as well as giving the car much more horsepower and making the engine sound very similar to the [[Marshall]]'s.
Powered by a turbocharged 6.6 L V8 engine, the Faction is a fun car to drive with a high-torque engine up front. Combined with the FR drivetrain, handbrake turns are smooth yet controllable. ABS is standard, giving the brakes good stopping ability. Top speed is 170 mph (274 km/h), and is reached fairly quickly due to its high acceleration.
 
   
== Locations ==
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====GTA Online Overview====
*Commonly spawns in [[Cerveza Heights]], [[Schottler]], [[Cerveza Heights]], [[Steinway]], [[Willis]] ([[Dukes]]), [[East Holland]], [[Northwood]], [[Star Junction]], [[Chinatown, Algonquin|Chinatown]], [[Purgatory]], [[Acter]], [[Tudor]], [[Westdyke]], [[South Bohan]], [[Boulevard]] and [[Fortside]].
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{{GTA V Vehicle Stats
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|Top speed defined = 140 / 225 <small>(Website)</small>
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|Gears defined = 5 <small>(Website)</small>
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|Drivetrain defined = RWD <small>(Website)</small>
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|Mass defined = 1202 / 2650 <small>(Website)</small>
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|Engine defined = Turbocharged <small>(Badging)</small>
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|Engine observed = {{H:title|Front engine, rear wheel drive|FR}} {{H:title|Single Overhead Camshaft|SOHC}} Turbocharged V8 <small>(In-game model)</small>
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|Drivetrain observed = RWD
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|Gears observed = 5
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}}
   
*Often spawns in [[Firefly Island]], [[Firefly Projects]], [[Schottler]], [[Beechwood City]], [[East Island City]] and [[Willis]].
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==Modifications==
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===''Grand Theft Auto Online''===
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*This car can also be customized at [[Benny's Original Motor Works]]. After the upgrade, it is renamed the [[Faction Custom]]. All associated modifications can be found on the Faction Custom page.
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*Prices are estimated based on the pricing structure of similar vehicles, and has not yet been confirmed Online.
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{| class="wikitable"
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!Type
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!Upgrade
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!Cost ([[Grand Theft Auto Online|Online]])
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|-
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|rowspan="5"|Armor
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|Armor Upgrade 20%
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| style="text-align: center;" |$4,500
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|-
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|Armor Upgrade 40%
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| style="text-align: center;" |$7,500
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|-
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|Armor Upgrade 60%
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| style="text-align: center;" |$12,000
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|-
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|Armor Upgrade 80%
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| style="text-align: center;" |$21,000
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|-
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|Armor Upgrade 100%
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| style="text-align: center;" |$30,000
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|-
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|rowspan="3"|Brakes
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|Street Brakes
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| style="text-align: center;" |$4,000
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|-
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|Sport Brakes
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| style="text-align: center;" |$5,400
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|-
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|Race Brakes
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| style="text-align: center;" |$7,000
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|-
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|rowspan="4"|Engine
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|EMS Upgrade, Level 1
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| style="text-align: center;" |$1,800
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|-
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|EMS Upgrade, Level 2
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| style="text-align: center;" |$2,500
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|-
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|EMS Upgrade, Level 3
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| style="text-align: center;" |$3,600
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|-
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|EMS Upgrade, Level 4
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| style="text-align: center;" |$6,700
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|-
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| rowspan="2" |Lights
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|Xenon Lights
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| style="text-align: center;" |$3,000
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|-
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|<div class="mw-collapsible mw-collapsed" style="width:100%">
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<div class="mw-collapsible-content">
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{{Main|Los Santos Customs/Lights}}
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</div>
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</div>
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| style="text-align: center;" | -
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|-
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|rowspan="2"|Loss/Theft Prevention
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|Tracker
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| style="text-align: center;" |$2,000
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|-
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|Full Coverage
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| style="text-align: center;" |$
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|-
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|Respray
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|<div class="mw-collapsible mw-collapsed" style="width:100%">
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<div class="mw-collapsible-content">
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{{ResprayColorsExpand}}
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</div>
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</div>
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| style="text-align: center;" | -
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|-
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|rowspan="2"|Roof
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|No Roof
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| style="text-align: center;" |$
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|-
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|Custom Roof
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| style="text-align: center;" |$
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|-
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|Sell
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|Sell Vehicle
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| style="text-align: center;" |$
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|-
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|rowspan="4"|Suspension
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|Lowered Suspension
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| style="text-align: center;" |$1,000
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|-
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|Street Suspension
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| style="text-align: center;" |$2,000
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|-
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|Sport Suspension
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| style="text-align: center;" |$3,400
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|-
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|Competition Suspension
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| style="text-align: center;" |$4,400
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|-
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|rowspan="3"|Transmission
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|Street Transmission
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| style="text-align: center;" |$5,900
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|-
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|Sports Transmission
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| style="text-align: center;" |$6,500
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|-
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|Race Transmission
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| style="text-align: center;" |$8,000
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|-
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|Turbo
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|Turbo Tuning
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| style="text-align: center;" |$30,000
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|-
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|Wheels
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|<div class="mw-collapsible mw-collapsed" style="width:100%">
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<div class="mw-collapsible-content">
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{{WheelsExpand}}
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</div>
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</div>
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| style="text-align: center;" | -
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|-
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|rowspan="3"|Windows
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|Light Smoke
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| style="text-align: center;" |$1,500
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|-
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|Dark Smoke
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| style="text-align: center;" |$3,500
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|-
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|Limo
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| style="text-align: center;" |$5,000
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|}
   
*Sometimes spawn in [[Berchem]], [[Leftwood]] and [[Westdyke]], [[Acter Industrial Park]], [[Normandy]], [[Port Tudor]] , [[Varsity Heights]], [[Middle Park]], [[Middle Park West]], [[Star Junction]], [[Purgatory]], [[Easton]], [[Lower Easton]], [[Presidents City]], [[Fishmarket North]], [[The Exchange]], [[Bohan Industrial]], [[Chase Point]], [[Northern Gardens]], [[BOABO]], [[East Hook]] and [[Charge Island]].
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==Image Gallery==
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<gallery position="center">
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FactionSolidRoofPrimary-GTAIV-front.png|A '''Faction''' with a primary coloured roof and solid T-Top in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''. (<small>[[:File:FactionSolidRoofPrimary-GTAIV-rear.png|Rear quarter view]]</small>)
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FactionGlassTTop-GTAIV-front.png|A '''Faction''' with a primary coloured roof and glass T-Top in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''. (<small>[[:File:FactionGlassTTop-GTAIV-rear.png|Rear quarter view]]</small>)
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FactionSolidRoofSecondary-GTAIV-front.png|A '''Faction''' with a secondary coloured roof and solid T-Top in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''. (<small>[[:File:FactionSolidRoofSecondary-GTAIV-rear.png|Rear quarter view]]</small>)
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FactionGlassRoofSecondary-GTAIV-front.png|A '''Faction''' with a secondary coloured roof and glass T-Top in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''. (<small>[[:File:FactionGlassRoofSecondary-GTAIV-rear.png|Rear quarter view]]</small>)
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Majestic(Faction)-wrecked.png|A wrecked Faction.
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Benny'sOriginalMotorWorks-UpgradeFactionCustom-GTAO.png|Upgrading the Faction to Faction Custom at [[Benny's Original Motor Works]] (GTA Online).
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Faction-GTAO-RSC.jpg|The Faction on the Rockstar Games Social Club.
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</gallery>
   
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==Variants==
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{{Next-Gen}}{{clr}}
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===Faction Custom===
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{{Main|Faction Custom}}
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The '''[[Faction Custom]]''' is a custom variant of the Faction exclusive for ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]'', which features highly-advanced modifications, and hydraulics enabled, not present on the standard Faction.
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<gallery position="center">
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FactionCustom-GTAO-front.png|The '''Faction Custom''' in ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]''.
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</gallery>
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===Faction Custom Donk===
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{{Main|Faction Custom Donk}}
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The '''[[Faction Custom Donk]]''' is a custom variant of the Faction exclusive for ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]'', which features highly-advanced modifications, and hydraulics enabled, not present on the standard Faction. It is a hi-rider with larger wheeld and a larger ground clearance. It was added in the [[Lowriders: Custom Classics]] update.
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<gallery position="center">
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FactionCustomDonk-GTAO-front.png|The '''Faction Custom Donk''' in ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]''.
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</gallery>
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==Locations==
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===''Grand Theft Auto IV''===
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*Spawns commonly across [[Alderney]] and [[Broker]].
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*Driving a [[Sabre]] or [[Ruiner]] will make the Faction spawn more frequently.
 
*Spawns in traffic during [[Multiplayer in GTA IV|multiplayer]].
 
*Spawns in traffic during [[Multiplayer in GTA IV|multiplayer]].
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===''Grand Theft Auto Online''===
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*Purchasable from Benny's website for [[Money|$]]36,000 (enhanced version only).
   
 
== Trivia ==
 
== Trivia ==
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===''Grand Theft Auto IV''===
 
* After collecting all thirty cars for [[Stevie]] he agrees to purchase cars from [[Niko Bellic]], with the Faction fetching $1,800.
 
* After collecting all thirty cars for [[Stevie]] he agrees to purchase cars from [[Niko Bellic]], with the Faction fetching $1,800.
 
* The two default radio stations in the Faction are [[Electro-Choc]] and [[Radio Broker]].
 
* The two default radio stations in the Faction are [[Electro-Choc]] and [[Radio Broker]].
* This is the first and only vehicle in the GTA series with a dealership badge, as there is a badge reading "Liberty City Willard" on the rear.
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* This is the first and, so far only, vehicle in the GTA series with a dealership licence plate surround, as there is a label reading "Liberty City Willard" on the rear plate.
* The Faction is one of a few vehicles in GTA IV that has a burnt out "wrecked" version, seen as a rusted shell in junkyards.
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* The Faction is one of a few vehicles in GTA IV that has a burnt out "wrecked" version, seen as a rusted shell in junkyards. This version of the car also appears in GTA V, but with better textures.
* The beta name for the Faction was Majestic.
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* The Faction bears many similarities to the HD-era [[Sabre]]. In fact, beater Sabres in GTA IV seem to have been repaired using parts from the Faction, including a cowl induction hood.
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=== ''Grand Theft Auto Online'' ===
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* The Faction in [[GTA Online]] bears a rear license plate surround labeling "Liberty City Willard" as in GTA IV, most likely symbolizing that this could be a special vehicle imported from Liberty City.
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* [[Gerald]] owns a green Faction as seen in the mission [[It's a G Thing]].
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* This vehicle is the cheapest to buy and upgrade to its custom version of all eligible vehicles (not including other upgrades/add ins). And the only one not reaching 400,000 dollars (totaling at $371,000).
   
== See Also ==
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==See Also==
[[Majestic]]- a very similar vehicle to the Faction, featured in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]].
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*[[Faction Custom]] - Custom variant.
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*[[Faction Custom Donk]] - Custom hi-rider variant.
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*[[Majestic]] - A very similar vehicle to the Faction, featured in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]].
   
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"With its squared-off bodywork, sensible engineering and T-Top roof, the Faction has recently begun to lose its historic association with high finance and cases of sexual assault. These days, it's old and cheap enough to attract a generation of you artisans who dream of nothing more than finding an old car and hiring someone else to make it look good. Being a pioneer has never been this easy. Eligible for customization at Benny's Original Motor Works."
Benny's Original Motor Works description.

The Willard Faction is a two-door coupé found in Grand Theft Auto IV, and was later added to Grand Theft Auto Online in the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC renditions as part of the GTA Online: Lowriders Update.

Design Edit

Grand Theft Auto IVEdit

The Faction is designed as a 1980's American sports coupe, depicted with a T-Top roof and front end fog lights. Some Factions are also equipped with a small hood scoop.

The Faction resembles a 1982-1987 Buick Regal (similar to the Majestic in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas). Details and portions of the design take cues from the Buick Grand National and Regal T-Type.

The Faction appears with many minor cosmetic accessories and adjustments:

  • A version with a primary-coloured roof and glass T-top.
  • A version with a secondary coloured roof and glass T-top.
  • A version with a primary coloured roof and solid T-top.
  • A version with a secondary coloured roof and solid T-top.

Grand Theft Auto OnlineEdit

This article or section refers to content in the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC renditions of Grand Theft Auto V, that is not featured on the Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 versions.
For a complete list of the features of the "enhanced" version of Grand Theft Auto V, please see here.
V

The car retains its design from Grand Theft Auto IV, using the original box design, and sharing the same influence; the Buick Regal (1982 - 1987). The design is higher quality because of GTA V's enhanced graphics and textures.

Current Design GalleryEdit


Version History GalleryEdit


Performance Edit

Grand Theft Auto IVEdit

Powered by a turbocharged V8 engine, the Faction is a fun car to drive with a high-torque engine up front. Combined with the FR drivetrain, handbrake turns are smooth yet controllable. The brakes have good stopping ability. Its top speed is reached fairly quickly thanks to its light body weight.

GTA IV Overview Edit

Acceleration
(0 - 60mph / 0 - 100km/h)
Top Speed
(mph / km/h)
Engine Details
(Layout/Type/Decal Detail)
Drivetrain
(AWD / FWD / RWD)
Gears
(Number + Type)
Mass
(Kg / lb)

n/a

Top Speed (Handling.dat)
n/a
Top Speed (Tested)
n/a

400HP Turbocharged V8 (Badging)
FR SOHC Turbocharged V8 (In-game model)

Drivetrain (Handling.dat)
RWD
Drivetrain (Tested)
RWD

Gears (Handling.dat)
5
Gears (Tested)
5

n/a


Grand Theft Auto OnlineEdit

Faction-GTAV-RSCStats

Performance statistics on the Rockstar Games Social Club.

The car is powered by a hefty single overhead camshaft turbocharged V8 with a large air intake centralised on the engine bay. Just like its badges state, a turbocharger is present to the bottom left of the engine. The car has average performance. The Faction's acceleration is pretty slow and poor for its class, yet still has enough power to backfire when revved, despite this, the car's power is unable to allow good take-off and traction is minimal; the car struggles to drive up gradients more than around 30 degrees. It's top speed is acceptable, and is very similar to its IV generation. Braking is also average, nothing too special but enough to bring the heavy car to a stop in an acceptable amount of time, being much better than the GTA IV variant. The normal version of the Faction is not advised for long-term usage because this vehicle is extremely sensitive to minor imperfections in the road, and has a tendency to be sent into the air because of an imperfection, especially curbs.

The engine sound is rather unique, in that it shares elements (such as the backfiring stages and high-revving stages) from the Dukes, but also has the low-revving/idle sound similar to that of the Blade and Buccaneer. Purchasing a big-bore exhaust will make the engine sound more powerful, as well as giving the car much more horsepower and making the engine sound very similar to the Marshall's.

GTA Online OverviewEdit

Source Acceleration
(0 - 60mph / 0 - 100km/h)
Top Speed
(mph / km/h)
Engine Details
(Cubic Capacity/Layout/Type)
Drivetrain
(AWD / FWD / RWD)
Gearbox
Number + Type
Mass
(Kg / lb)

Defined/Claimed
(i.e. Game data definitions, or claimed in-game.) (Claimed Top Speeds)

n/a 140 / 225 (Website)

Turbocharged (Badging)

RWD (Website)

5 (Website)

1202 / 2650 (Website)

Observed/Tested
(i.e. recorded/tested using in-game data.) (Observed Top Speeds & Acceleration Times)

n/a n/a

FR SOHC Turbocharged V8 (In-game model)

RWD

5

Mass cannot be observed.


ModificationsEdit

Grand Theft Auto OnlineEdit

  • This car can also be customized at Benny's Original Motor Works. After the upgrade, it is renamed the Faction Custom. All associated modifications can be found on the Faction Custom page.
  • Prices are estimated based on the pricing structure of similar vehicles, and has not yet been confirmed Online.
Type Upgrade Cost (Online)
Armor Armor Upgrade 20% $4,500
Armor Upgrade 40% $7,500
Armor Upgrade 60% $12,000
Armor Upgrade 80% $21,000
Armor Upgrade 100% $30,000
Brakes Street Brakes $4,000
Sport Brakes $5,400
Race Brakes $7,000
Engine EMS Upgrade, Level 1 $1,800
EMS Upgrade, Level 2 $2,500
EMS Upgrade, Level 3 $3,600
EMS Upgrade, Level 4 $6,700
Lights Xenon Lights $3,000
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Loss/Theft Prevention Tracker $2,000
Full Coverage $
Respray -
Roof No Roof $
Custom Roof $
Sell Sell Vehicle $
Suspension Lowered Suspension $1,000
Street Suspension $2,000
Sport Suspension $3,400
Competition Suspension $4,400
Transmission Street Transmission $5,900
Sports Transmission $6,500
Race Transmission $8,000
Turbo Turbo Tuning $30,000
Wheels -
Windows Light Smoke $1,500
Dark Smoke $3,500
Limo $5,000

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VariantsEdit

This article or section refers to content in the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC renditions of Grand Theft Auto V, that is not featured on the Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 versions.
For a complete list of the features of the "enhanced" version of Grand Theft Auto V, please see here.
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Faction CustomEdit

Main article: Faction Custom

The Faction Custom is a custom variant of the Faction exclusive for Grand Theft Auto Online, which features highly-advanced modifications, and hydraulics enabled, not present on the standard Faction.

Faction Custom DonkEdit

Main article: Faction Custom Donk

The Faction Custom Donk is a custom variant of the Faction exclusive for Grand Theft Auto Online, which features highly-advanced modifications, and hydraulics enabled, not present on the standard Faction. It is a hi-rider with larger wheeld and a larger ground clearance. It was added in the Lowriders: Custom Classics update.

LocationsEdit

Grand Theft Auto IVEdit

Grand Theft Auto OnlineEdit

  • Purchasable from Benny's website for $36,000 (enhanced version only).

Trivia Edit

Grand Theft Auto IVEdit

  • After collecting all thirty cars for Stevie he agrees to purchase cars from Niko Bellic, with the Faction fetching $1,800.
  • The two default radio stations in the Faction are Electro-Choc and Radio Broker.
  • This is the first and, so far only, vehicle in the GTA series with a dealership licence plate surround, as there is a label reading "Liberty City Willard" on the rear plate.
  • The Faction is one of a few vehicles in GTA IV that has a burnt out "wrecked" version, seen as a rusted shell in junkyards. This version of the car also appears in GTA V, but with better textures.
  • The Faction bears many similarities to the HD-era Sabre. In fact, beater Sabres in GTA IV seem to have been repaired using parts from the Faction, including a cowl induction hood.

Grand Theft Auto Online Edit

  • The Faction in GTA Online bears a rear license plate surround labeling "Liberty City Willard" as in GTA IV, most likely symbolizing that this could be a special vehicle imported from Liberty City.
  • Gerald owns a green Faction as seen in the mission It's a G Thing.
  • This vehicle is the cheapest to buy and upgrade to its custom version of all eligible vehicles (not including other upgrades/add ins). And the only one not reaching 400,000 dollars (totaling at $371,000).

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