The Karin Kuruma (Armored) is an armored Sports Car featured in GTA Online, added to the game as part of the update on March 10, 2015.

The Kuruma (Armored) is a variant of the standard Kuruma base model.

How to get the Kuruma (Armored) in GTA Online:

The Kuruma (Armored) can be obtained in GTA Online as a Bonus Reward, or it can be purchased for a price of $698,250.

The Kuruma (Armored) 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 Kuruma (Armored) from the Mechanic.

How to unlock the Kuruma (Armored) Trade Price?

A trade price of $525,000 (Discounted)* can be unlocked for the Kuruma (Armored). 

*The discounted Price becomes available after the player has completed the related Heist Mission.

On PS5 and Xbox Series X|S, the Kuruma (Armored) can also be unlocked as a Career Progress Reward by completing Tier 4 in the "Original Heists" category.

Karin Kuruma (Armored) in Real Life:

The design of the Karin Kuruma (Armored) is based on a real life Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X, 2015 Subaru WRX STi.

Karin Kuruma (Armored) Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Kuruma (Armored) in GTA V is 109.75 mph (176.63 km/h) when it's fully upgraded, as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

Can you sell the Kuruma (Armored) in GTA Online?

Yes, you can sell the Kuruma (Armored) at Los Santos Customs, however, if you obtained it as a free reward, the resale price will only include 50% of the value of the upgrades you applied to the vehicle.

Kuruma (Armored): GTA V Vehicle Info

  • Seats 4
  • Mass / Weight 3,200 KG
  • Drive Train AWD
  • Gears 6

Kuruma (Armored): GTA V Performance

  • Top Speed - Real 109.75 mph (176.63 km/h)
  • Lap Time 1:09.036
  • Bulletproof Bullet resistant windows from all sides
  • Explosive Resistance

    Amount of explosives required to destroy the Kuruma (Armored), 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

Kuruma (Armored): GTA V Statistics

  • Speed
  • Acceleration
  • Braking
  • Handling
  • Overall 61.82

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

Kuruma (Armored) Description:

The perfect car to go with your flesh tunnel earrings, frosted spikes, and oversize jeans. Buy this and you'll never fail to be mistaken for a small town drug dealer again. This edition helps prevent a mistake turning into a tragedy with armor plating.

Kuruma (Armored): GTA V Appearances

  • Game Edition Game Edition: GTA OnlineGTA Online
  • DLC / Title Update
  • Release Date March 10, 2015
  • Platforms PCPlayStation 5Xbox Series X|SPlayStation 4Xbox OnePlayStation 3Xbox 360

  • Model ID kuruma2
  • Notes *The discounted Price becomes available after the player has completed the related Heist Mission.
  • Kuruma (Armored): Vehicle Customization
    Total Cost to Fully Upgrade in GTA Online $259,200
    ModificationGTA Online Price
    Stock Brakes $1,000
    Street Brakes $20,000
    Sport Brakes $27,000
    Race Brakes $35,000
    Stock Front Bumper $2,200
    Body Color Front Splitter $4,600
    Secondary Color Front Splitter $7,400
    Carbon Front Splitter $11,700
    EMS Upgrade, Level 1 $9,000
    EMS Upgrade, Level 2 $12,500
    EMS Upgrade, Level 3 $18,000
    EMS Upgrade, Level 4 $33,500
    Stock Exhaust $260
    Oval Exhaust $750
    Race Exhaust $1,800
    Chrome Tip Exhaust $3,000
    Ignition Bomb $5,000
    Remote Bomb $7,500
    See the full list of the available Horns options »
    Lights > Headlights
    Stock Lights $600
    Xenon Lights $7,500
    Lights > Neon Kits
    See the full list of the available Neon Kits options »
    Blue on White 1 $200
    Blue on White 2 $200
    Blue on White 3 $200
    Yellow on Blue $300
    Yellow on Black $600
    See the full list of the available Respray options »
    Stock Skirts $2,500
    Body Color Street Skirt $5,500
    Secondary Color Street Skirt $8,000
    Carbon Street Skirt $10,500
    Body Color Slick Skirt $14,000
    Secondary Color Slick Skirt $14,500
    Carbon Slick Skirt $15,000
    Stock Spoiler $6,000
    Secondary Color Stock Spoiler $7,050
    Carbon Wing $10,000
    Color Coded Wing $13,000
    Carbon Wing Type II $14,000
    GT Wing $16,000
    Stock Suspension $200
    Lowered Suspension $1,000
    Street Suspension $2,000
    Sport Suspension $3,400
    Competition Suspension $4,400
    Stock Transmission $1,000
    Street Transmission $29,500
    Sports Transmission $32,500
    Race Transmission $40,000
    None $5,000
    Turbo Tuning $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 $200
    Custom Tires $5,000
    Wheels > Tire Enhancements
    Standard Tires $200
    Bulletproof Tires $25,000 (Rank 20)
    Low Grip Tires $500 (at LS Car Meet)
    Wheels > Tire Smoke
    See the full list of the available Tire Smoke options »
    None $500
    Light Smoke $1,500
    Dark Smoke $3,500
    Limo $5,000

Kuruma (Armored): GTA V Screenshots

Kuruma (Armored): Custom Paint Jobs

Kuruma (Armored) Video

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