The Sniper Rifle is a weapon in the Sniper Rifles class featured in Grand Theft Auto IV & Episodes.
The design of the Sniper Rifle in GTA IV is based on a real life M40A1.
How to get the Sniper Rifle in GTA IV:
In GTA IV, the Sniper Rifle can be purchased from Underground Gun Shops for a price of $6,000.
It becomes available after completing the mission Luck of the Irish in Story Mode.
The Sniper Rifle can also be found and picked up around the map (see the spawn locations in the "Appearances" section below).
Sniper Rifle Description:
The M40A1 started its life as a Remington 700, and was then customized by the US Marine Corps to fit their sniping needs. Strangely enough, the one in the game appears to have been further customized to use an external 10 round magazine, yet it only holds 5.
Sniper Rifle: GTA IV Statistics
- Fire Rate 55 rpm
- Accuracy Great
- Range 1500 meters
- Reload 1.3 seconds
- Ammo Capacity 5
Sniper Rifle: GTA IV Info
- Weapon Class Sniper Rifles
- Acquisition Underground Gun Shops
- Available After Mission (Story Mode)
- Story Mode Price $6,000
- Weapon Tier Tier 1
- Based on (Real Life) M40A1
Sniper Rifle: GTA IV Appearances
- Game Edition Grand Theft Auto IV & Episodes