08 Jul 2021 9:17 AM +00:00

GTA Vapid Retinue Mk II Review: Is It Worth It?

The GTA Online Weekly Update is now live for July 8 and a new Podium Vehicle has come into the rotation - the Vapid Retinue Mk II.

Players can win the Podium Vehicle by trying their luck on the Lucky Wheel in the Diamond Casino.

It's also available for purchase if luck isn't on your side - but the question remains, is the Vapid Retinue Mk II a good car? Is it worth getting in GTA Online?

Here's our review.

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Vapid Retinue Mk II Review

This 2 door Sports Classics was added on December 12, 2019 as part of The Diamond Casino Heist update in GTA Online

GTAbase.com rates it the car 58.32 overall.

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Where Can I Buy The Vapid Retinue Mk II?

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The Vapid Retinue Mk II can be purchased from Southern San Andreas Super Autos.

Your mechanic will deliver the Retinue Mk II close to where you are by contacting him with your phone.

Vapid Retinue Mk II Price

Purchase Price

The Vapid Retinue Mk II will cost you $1,620,000.

Trade Price

The trade price for the Vapid Retinue Mk II is $1,215,000.

What Car Is The Vapid Retinue Mk II In Real Life?

This luxury car is based on the Cadillac Escala Concept and the BMW 8 Series Gran Coupé Concept, based on the side profile, greenhouse area and tail lights.

The design of the Vapid Retinue Mk II is based on a real-life Ford Escort Mk. II.

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What Is The Top Speed Of The Vapid Retinue Mk II?

The Vapid Retinue Mk II's Top Speed is 120.50 mph (193.93 km/h).

Vapid Retinue Mk II Customisation Options

Los Santos Customs will offer modifications for this vehicle.

You can get modifications on your Vapid Retinue Mk II in your CEO Office Custom Auto Shop or Arena Workshop if you have bought all the requirements needed to customize this vehicle there.

Is The Vapid Retinue Mk II Worth It?

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Probably not. It's a really enjoyable car but given the price tag it's not the most useful of cars.

In Sports Classic races you'll be better of using the Turismo Classic as your vehicle of choice. In straight-line speed, it's no slouch, but it's by no means the fastest either.

So bottom line, this is a nice car, with a good look, but given the cost and how you'll be better off using other vehicles for races, it's more of a collectable car for the showroom.

So don't go out of your way to buy it.

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