The GTA Online Lowriders Update Is Eating Wallets

Funny, back when the Lowriders update only existed as a rumor borne of a code-snippet reading “LOW” and a few references to new vehicles (which were rather cheap) people began to theorize that it would be some sort of “Lowlife” DLC to act as refreshment for players after Ill-Gotten Gains Part 2 broke the bank.

Well, the new base lowrider cars are indeed pretty damn cheap. The customization? Oh boy, the customization.

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Tricking out your sweet new lowrider with all the customization options is going to take a massive chomp out of your funds. In fact GTA Online players have taken to Reddit to discuss the prices of the new modifications you can purchase at Benny’s Original Motorworks.

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One player said that fully tricking out a Faction with all the goods cost him 1.1 million in GTA $. Another said that he had saved up around $4.2 million, and expected that that would be plenty enough for buying all the new content in the DLC.

 

Id been grinding since the DLC was announced and was happy with $4.2 mill, I thought that would be enough to buy and customize all 6 cars. Back to grinding!

Someone else estimated that fully customizing all six cars would cost approximately $6.5 million, and another replied that after buying and customizing them all fully, his wallet was $10 million lighter!

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Broken down, the costs of a lowrider in GTA Online increase as you go. The base car is the cheapest component of the whole thing. Converting the car into a customizable form at Benny’s will be $400k, and that just gives you the same car with the option for modding unlocked. And then come the components and paintjobs and whatnot.

The hydraulics alone is north of $200k, with countless other options available. Depending on car, one lowrider will go well above the one million mark. Do you guys have enough GTA $ to build your dream lowrider? If so, can you send some our way!?


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