The Benefactor Panto is a Compacts Car featured in Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online, added to the game as part of the 1.14 I'm Not a Hipster update on June 17, 2014.

How to get the Panto in GTA 5 Story Mode:

In GTA V Story Mode, the Panto can only be found and stolen (see the spawn locations in the "Appearances" section below). It is not available for purchase.

How to get the Panto in GTA Online:

The Panto can be purchased in GTA Online from Southern S.A. Super Autos for a price of $85,000.

The Panto can be stored in any of your Properties/Garages as a Personal Vehicle. It can be customized at Los Santos Customs. You can also modify it in a Vehicle Workshop inside one of your owned properties.

Once acquired, you can request the delivery of the Panto from the Mechanic.

Benefactor Panto in Real Life:

The design of the Benefactor Panto is based on a real life Smart Fortwo; Tata Nano.

Benefactor Panto Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Panto in GTA V is 100.25 mph (161.34 km/h) when it's fully upgraded, as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

Can you sell the Panto in GTA Online?

Yes, you can sell the Panto at Los Santos Customs for a resale price of $51,000 (60% of the original purchase), plus 50% of the value of your upgrades.

Panto: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Compacts
Manufacturer Manufacturer: Benefactor Benefactor
Acquisition Southern S.A. Super Autos
GTA Online Price $85,000
Storage Location Garage (Personal Vehicle)
Delivery Method Mechanic
Modifications Los Santos Customs
Sell Can be sold only if purchased (High-End)
Sell Price (Resale) $51,000 ($210,525 when fully upgraded)
Race Availability Can be used in Races
Top Speed - Game Files 82.02 mph (132.00 km/h)
Based on (Real Life) Smart Fortwo; Tata Nano

Seats 2
Mass / Weight 800 KG
Drive Train RWD
Gears 6

Panto: GTA V Performance

Actual Top Speed (Tested by Broughy) 100.25 mph (161.34 km/h)
Lap Time (Broughy) 1:15.376
Bulletproof No
Explosive Resistance

Amount of explosives required to destroy the Panto, with 100% armor, and occupied by a player:

Explosive Weapon Amount
Homing Launcher / Oppressor Missiles / Jet Missiles 1
RPG / Grenades / Sticky Bomb / MOC Cannon 1
Explosive Rounds (Heavy Sniper Mk II) 2
Tank Cannon (Rhino / APC) 1
Anti-Aircraft Trailer Dual 20mm Flak 1

Panto: GTA V Statistics

Speed
70.82
Acceleration
67.50
Braking
20.00
Handling
59.70
Overall 54.51

Note: The above statistics are coming from the Rockstar official website.

Model ID panto
Default Radio Stations Space 103.2, The Lowdown 91.1
Panto: Vehicle Customization
Total Cost to Fully Upgrade in GTA Online $319,050
ModificationStory PriceGTA Online Price
Armor
No Armor $100 $1,000
Armor Upgrade 20% $500 $7,500
Armor Upgrade 40% $1,250 $12,000
Armor Upgrade 60% $2,000 $20,000
Armor Upgrade 80% $3,500 $35,000
Armor Upgrade 100% $5,000 $50,000
Brakes
Stock Brakes $100 $1,000
Street Brakes $2,000 $20,000
Sport Brakes $2,700 $27,000
Race Brakes $3,500 $35,000
Body Work
Stock Bodywork $150 $300
Carbon Fenders $450 $900
Stickerbomb Fenders $750 $1,500
Bumpers
Stock Front Bumper $250 $2,200
Custom Front Splitter $500 $4,600
Carbon Front Splitter $750 $7,400
Extreme Aero Front Bumper $1,000 $11,700
Stickerbomb Front Bumper $1,300 $14,500
Stock Rear Bumper $250 $2,200
Carbon Rear Bumper $500 $4,600
Stickerbomb Rear Bumper $750 $7,500
Engine
EMS Upgrade, Level 1 $900 $9,000
EMS Upgrade, Level 2 $1,250 $12,500
EMS Upgrade, Level 3 $1,800 $18,000
EMS Upgrade, Level 4 $3,350 $33,500
Exhaust
Stock Exhaust $130 $260
Titanium Exhaust $375 $750
Chrome Tip Exhaust $899 $1,800
Titanium Tuner Exhaust $1,499 $3,000
Shakotan Exhaust $4,770 $9,550
Side Mounted Carbon Can $4,870 $9,750
Explosives
Ignition Bomb N/A $5,000
Remote Bomb N/A $7,500
Grilles
Stock Grille $100 $200
Bullbars $375 $750
Stickerbomb Bullbars $670 $1,340
Enforcer Pushbar $825 $1,650
Horns
See the full list of the available Horns options »
Lights > Headlights
Stock Lights $100 $200
Xenon Lights $300 $3,000
Lights > Neon Kits
See the full list of the available Neon Kits options »
Respray
See the full list of the available Respray options »
Roll Cage
No Roll Cage $350 $700
Roll Cage and Chassis Upgrade $550 $1,100
Roof
Stock Roof $100 $200
Carbon Roof $350 $700
Carbon Roof & Tailgate $575 $1,150
Stickerbomb Roof $800 $1,600
Stickerbomb Roof & Tailgate $975 $1,950
Skirts
Stock Skirts $300 $2,500
Low Skirts $415 $5,500
Sport Skirts $500 $8,000
Stickerbomb Skirts $750 $10,500
Carbon Skirts $1,000 $14,000
Spoilers
None $150 $6,000
Color Coded Wing $275 $7,050
Carbon Wing $350 $10,000
Drift Wing $525 $13,000
Roof Rack $750 $14,000
Roof Rack o' Crap $1,000 $16,000
Suspension
Stock Suspension $100 $200
Lowered Suspension $500 $1,000
Street Suspension $1,000 $2,000
Sport Suspension $1,700 $3,400
Competition Suspension $2,200 $4,400
Race Suspension $2,300 $4,600
Transmission
Stock Transmission $100 $1,000
Street Transmission $2,950 $29,500
Sports Transmission $3,250 $32,500
Race Transmission $4,000 $40,000
Turbo
None $500 $5,000
Turbo Tuning $2,500 $50,000
Wheels > Wheel Type
See the full list of the available Wheel Types options »
Wheels > Wheel Color
See the full list of the available Wheel Colors options »
Wheels > Tire Design
Stock Tires $100 $200
Custom Tires $2,500 $5,000
Wheels > Tire Enhancements
Standard Tires $350 $200
Bulletproof Tires $4,000 $25,000 (Rank 20)
Low Grip Tires N/A $500 (at LS Car Meet)
Wheels > Tire Smoke
See the full list of the available Tire Smoke options »
Windows
None $100 $500
Light Smoke $200 $1,500
Dark Smoke $450 $3,500
Limo $700 $5,000

Panto Description:

The giant German carmaker's leap into the micro market. Designed for the narrow, parking space deprived roads of Europe, this is sure to stick out on the eight lane freeways, and in the mile-wide parking lots of Los Santos, until you get crushed by an SUV driven by an over-medicated housewife.

Panto: GTA V Appearances

Release Date June 17, 2014
DLC / Title Update 1.14 I'm Not a Hipster
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA Online GTA Online Game Edition: GTA V Story Mode GTA V Story Mode
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox OnePlayStation 3Xbox 360

Panto Spawn Locations in Grand Theft Auto V Where to find the Panto in GTA Online and GTA V Story Mode:

Story Mode:

  • Traffic, Parking Lots
  • Los Santos Customs (Burton)
  • The Archipelago, Rockford Hills

GTA Online:

  • Traffic

Panto: GTA V Screenshots

Panto: Custom Paint Jobs

Artworks & Promotional Posters

Panto Video

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