The Emperor Habanero is a SUVs vehicle featured in Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online.

This vehicle also appears in Grand Theft Auto IV.

How to get the Habanero in GTA 5 Story Mode:

In GTA V Story Mode, the Habanero 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 Habanero in GTA Online:

The Habanero can be simply found and stolen on the street (see the spawn locations in the "Appearances" section below), or it can be purchased for a price of $42,000.

The Habanero 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 Habanero from the Mechanic.

NB: Previously only stealable, the Habanero was also made available for purchase in GTA Online on September 11, 2018. However, it has been removed from the purchasable list of vehicles on June 13, 2023 - but it can still be stolen off the street.

The Habanero is also one of the "wanted" vehicles that can be required for the Simeon's Export Requests freemode mission, giving you a reward of $6,300 when delivered to his garage.

Emperor Habanero in Real Life:

The design of the Emperor Habanero is based on a real life 2003-2008 Lexus RX, and 2009-2015 Toyota Venza.

Emperor Habanero Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Habanero in GTA V is 104.75 mph (168.58 km/h) when it's fully upgraded, as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

Can you sell the Habanero in GTA Online?

Yes, it's possible to sell the Habanero. If you purchased the vehicle, you can sell it for a resale price of $25,200 (60% of the original purchase), plus 50% of the value of your upgrades. Otherwise, if you stole the Habanero from the street, you can sell it for $4,200.

Habanero: GTA V Vehicle Info

  • Seats 4
  • Mass / Weight 2,400 KG
  • Drive Train AWD
  • Gears 5

Habanero: GTA V Performance

  • Top Speed - Real 104.75 mph (168.58 km/h)
  • Lap Time 1:18.345
  • Bulletproof No
  • Explosive Resistance

    Amount of explosives required to destroy the Habanero, 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

Habanero: GTA V Statistics

  • Speed
    73.51
  • Acceleration
    45.00
  • Braking
    8.33
  • Handling
    63.64
  • Overall 47.62

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

Habanero Description:

Do you hate your family and your job? Are you remortgaged up to your nipples? The last time you ate Mexican food did it give you IBS? If so, then our statistics suggest you're overwhelmingly likely to buy a sensible four-door family SUV with a vaguely peppy name. And here it is.

Habanero: GTA V Appearances

  • Model ID habanero
  • Default Radio Stations Space 103.2, The Lowdown 91.1
  • Notes NB: Previously only stealable, the Habanero was also made available for purchase in GTA Online on September 11, 2018. However, it has been removed from the purchasable list of vehicles on June 13, 2023 - but it can still be stolen off the street.
  • Habanero: Vehicle Customization

    Total Cost to Fully Upgrade in GTA Online $127,800
    ModificationStory PriceGTA Online Price
    Armor
    No Armor$100$200
    Armor Upgrade 20%$500$4,500
    Armor Upgrade 40%$1,250$7,500
    Armor Upgrade 60%$2,000$12,000
    Armor Upgrade 80%$3,500$21,000
    Armor Upgrade 100%$5,000$30,000
    Brakes
    Stock Brakes$100$200
    Street Brakes$2,000$4,000
    Sport Brakes$2,700$5,400
    Race Brakes$3,500$7,000
    Engine
    EMS Upgrade, Level 1$900$1,800
    EMS Upgrade, Level 2$1,250$2,500
    EMS Upgrade, Level 3$1,800$3,600
    EMS Upgrade, Level 4$3,350$6,700
    Explosives
    Ignition BombN/A$5,000
    Remote BombN/A$7,500
    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 »
    Plates
    Blue on White 1$50$200
    Blue on White 2$50$200
    Blue on White 3$50$200
    Yellow on Blue$75$300
    Yellow on Black$150$600
    Respray
    See the full list of the available Respray options »
    Transmission
    Stock Transmission$100$200
    Street Transmission$2,950$5,900
    Sports Transmission$3,250$6,500
    Race Transmission$4,000$8,000
    Turbo
    None$500$1,000
    Turbo Tuning$2,500$30,000
    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 TiresN/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

Habanero: GTA V Screenshots

Habanero: Custom Paint Jobs

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