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For the Stockade-based Utility Truck that shares the same name in GTA V, see Utility Truck.

The Utility Truck (formerly named "Utility Van") is a utility pickup truck featured in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas and Grand Theft Auto V. It is manufactured by Vapid in the HD Universe.

Design

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

The Utility Van in GTA San Andreas resembles a GMC GMT400 work truck from the 1990s. The engine is definitely a diesel because of the slower shifting and deep sound, and it could very well be a V8 that is obviously underpowered to pull a heavy truck like that. It drives somewhat like a semi truck. The Utility Van is one of three vehicles in the game bearing a Sanitary Andreas logo, the other two being the Sweeper and Trashmaster.

The Utility Van can tow a Utility Trailer, but the Utility Trailer is not found anywhere in San Andreas. It can only be obtained through the use of modifications or trainers.

Grand Theft Auto V

In Grand Theft Auto V, the Utility Truck is based closely on a Contender, and has a large rear pickup section, often filled up with wheelbarrows, tools and boxes. Its main inspiration seems to be the Ford F-250 - F-450 "Super Duty" chassis, using the appropriate utility-box accessories seen on commercial variants. Sometimes, the van may spawn with a wheel-barrow in the back, though it isn't interactive in anyway. The Utility Truck can come with different company signatures and names on the door panels and has patches of rust on its body and black exhaust emits from the vehicle when idle or shifting gear.

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Performance

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

The Utility Van does not have very good driving attributes, as it has a rather slow acceleration and top speed. This is probably because it is a very heavy vehicle. The braking is probably one of the Utility Van's best attributes, as it is above average. But, one positive aspect is that it can also tow vehicles that are heavier than it.

GTA San Andreas Overview


Vehicle Statistics - 3D Universe
Acceleration
(0-60 mph in Seconds)
Top Speed
(mph / kmh)
Gears Engine Drivetrain
(FWD / RWD / AWD)
Mass
(kg / lbs)
Handling.cfg
N/A 99 / 160 5 Diesel RWD 2600 / 5732
Observed
N/A N/A N/A N/A RWD Cannot be observed

Grand Theft Auto V

The Utility Van does not have very good driving attributes, as it has a rather slow acceleration and top speed. This is probably because it is a very heavy vehicle. The braking is probably one of the Utility Van's best attributes, as it is above average.

GTA V Overview


Vehicle Statistics - Grand Theft Auto V
Acceleration
(0-60 mph in Seconds)
Top Speed
(mph / kmh)
Gears Engine Drivetrain
(FWD / RWD / AWD)
Mass
(kg / lbs)
Fuel Tank
Size (litres)
Handling.dat
N/A 84 / 115 4 N/A RWD 3500 / 7716 65
Website Statements [?] / Badges
N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Observed / First-Person Speedometer (Enhanced version)
21.4 Seconds 70 / 113 4 FR V8 (In-game model) RWD Cannot be observed Cannot be observed
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Speed
Acceleration
Braking
Traction

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Locations

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto Online

  • Rarely spawns in industrial areas.

Trivia

General

  • The default radio stations for the Utility Van are:

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

  • Strangely, it shares the same front half as the Towtruck and Benson.
  • Despite the name Utility Van, it is actually a modified pickup.

Grand Theft Auto V

  • There is also a utility van vehicle under the same name, which has several variants, all based on the Stockade's chassis.
  • When looking at the rear axle, the player may notice that the axles from each wheel aren't connected to the drivetrain at all, a possible drawing error.
  • The front stone deflector in the front bumper is not visible in first person.

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