GTA Online Weekly Update LIVE: 18 February 2021 – New Podium Car, GTA$ & discounts!

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With a new week starting, GTA Online players' eyes turn to Thursday and this week's update.

No doubt, this new update will bring some new discounts and exciting new content to Los Santos.

EDITOR'S PICK: LOGITECH G923 RACING WHEEL

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Last week we got some huge discounts on some awesome vehicles, and exciting races to take part in. So, what can we expect this week?

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New content - Dinka Verus

This week we have a new vehicle joining us in Los Santos, the Dinka Verus.

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GRIND TIME: There are some big discounts on at the moment!

This compact off-road beast will set you back GTA$192,000 on Warstock Cache & Carry. However, thankfully for us, it's 100% discounted currently!

This is yet another vehicle to join us from the Cayo Perico heist, after some weeks without any new vehicles at all.

Podium Car

This week's podium car is none other than the Overflod Tyrant.

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BE IN IT TO WIN IT: Who doesn't want the chance of winning this beast?

This 2-door supercar is perfect for tearing up the streets of Los Santos in style.

This vehicle usually sets you back a whopping $2,515,000, however, as a podium vehicle, you have the chance of winning it for free!

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Discounts

A number of different vehicles are already discounted thanks to this update.

This includes:

  • 100% off Dinka Verus (GTA$ 0) 
  • 50% off Invade and Persuade RC Tank (GTA$ 1,137,500) 
  • 50% off Mammoth Thruster (GTA$ 1,828,750 / 1,375,000) 
  • 50% off BF Ramp Buggy (GTA$ 1,596,000 / 1,200,000) 
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GOT THE NEED FOR SPEED?: This contraption has a hefty 50% off this week!
  • 50% off Arena Workshop
  • 40% off Benefactor BR8 (GTA$ 2,040,000) 
  • 40% off Declasse DR1 (GTA$ 1,798,200)
  • 40% off Progen PR4 (GTA$ 2,109,000) 
  • 40% off Ocelot R88 (GTA$ 1,869,000) 
  • 50% off Diamond Casino & Resort Master Penthouse (GTA$ 750,000) 
  • 50% off Southern San Andreas Super Autos Rc Bandito (GTA$ 795,000) 
  • 50% off ALL MC Businesses
  • 50% off All Clubhouses
  • 25% off RO-86 Alkonost (GTA$ 3,262,500 / 2,446,875)
  • 25% off Grotti Itali RSX (GTA$ 2,598,750 / 1,949,062.5)
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We'll keep adding more to this list as we find out what else is discounted in Los Santos this week!

Bonus GTA$ and RP Activities

This week's bonus activities are 2x GTA$ and RP on open-wheel races, contact missions, and MC Businesses.

There is also 3x GTA$ and RP on Bodyguards/Associates payout.

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CHAOS: These open-wheel races can get a bit crazy!

If you're looking to take advantage of these bonuses in open-wheel races, we've got just the guide for you!

Excitingly, Peyote Plants have made a return to the game also, with a 1x GTA$ and RP bonus.

Time Trial

The Time Trial this week is Raton Canyon.

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It carries a par time of 1:16.60, but we're sure you can make light work of that!

RC Bandito Time Trial

This week your RC Bandito Time Trial is Construction Site II, which boasts a par time of 1:12.00.

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Premium Race

The Premium Race this week is Taking Off.

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If you're struggling to get to the top of that podium, watch the video above for help with your lines!

Prime Gaming rewards

For those with Amazon Prime, the Prime Gaming rewards are as follows:

  • Kosatka Sonar Station - Free
  • 200,000 GTA$
  • Vagner - 80% off
  • Rocket Voltic - 70% off