The Obey Tailgater is a Sedans Car featured in Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online.

How to get the Tailgater in GTA 5 Story Mode:

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

A black Tailgater is the personal vehicle for protagonist Michael De Santa in GTA V. It will therefore stay with you throughout the whole Story Mode.

How to get the Tailgater in GTA Online:

The Tailgater 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 $55,000.

The Tailgater 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 Tailgater from the Mechanic.

Obey Tailgater in Real Life:

The design of the Obey Tailgater is based on a real life Audi A6.

Obey Tailgater Top Speed:

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

Can you sell the Tailgater in GTA Online?

Yes, it's possible to sell the Tailgater. If you purchased the vehicle, you can sell it for a resale price of $33,000 (60% of the original purchase), plus 60% of the value of your upgrades. Otherwise, if you stole the Tailgater from the street, you can sell it for $5,500.

Tailgater: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Sedans
Manufacturer Manufacturer: Obey Obey
Vehicle Features Has VariantsSpoiler Mod
Acquisition Can be stolen / foundSouthern S.A. Super Autos
GTA Online Price $55,000
Storage Location Garage (Personal Vehicle)
Request Delivery Mechanic
Modifications Los Santos Customs
Variant / Conversion

Tailgater S

Sell Can be sold if stolen or purchased
Sell Price (Resale) $33,000
Sell Price (Stolen) $5,500
Race Availability Can be used in Races
Top Speed - Game Files 90.10 mph (145.00 km/h)
Based on (Real Life) Audi A6

Seats 4
Mass / Weight 1,400 KG
Drive Train RWD
Gears 5

Tailgater: GTA V Performance

Actual Top Speed (Tested by Broughy) 104.75 mph (168.58 km/h)
Lap Time (Broughy) 1:11.305
Bulletproof No
Explosive Resistance

Amount of explosives required to destroy the Tailgater, 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

Tailgater: GTA V Statistics

Speed
77.80
Acceleration
50.00
Braking
30.00
Handling
77.27
Overall 58.77

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

Tailgater Description:

Luxury German Sedan. Better than a BF, but not quite a Benefactor. Fast and practical with a classy look, this is just the car to over-leverage on.

Notes Michael's car
Model ID tailgater
Default Radio Stations Los Santos Rock Radio, Radio Mirror Park, Vinewood Boulevard Radio

Tailgater: GTA V Appearances

Release Date September 17, 2013
DLC / Title Update 1.01 Game Launch
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA Online GTA Online Game Edition: GTA V Story Mode GTA V Story Mode
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox OnePlayStation 3Xbox 360

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

GTA Online:

  • Los Santos Golf Club
  • Galileo Observatory
  • Maze Bank Arena
  • LSIA Taxi Zones
  • Backlot City
  • LSPD Auto Impound Side Mission
Notable Owners: Epsilon Program Epsilon Program
Appearances in Story Missions:
Similar Vehicles

Tailgater: GTA V Screenshots

Tailgater: Customized Paint Jobs

Say something here...
characters left.
Log in with
or post as a guest
Loading comment... The comment will be refreshed after 00:00.

Don't like Ads? VIP Members don't see Ads

The website takes a lot of work and time, so that’s why we have to rely on ads. In alternative, we created a VIP Membership that allows you to browse the site without ads and get some extra features, for a small price.

By becoming a VIP Member, you support our work and allow us to create even more amazing features and content for you.

Work With Us - Join The Team!

We're looking for new staff members with passion for GTA and Rockstar Games, and willingness to contribute in any of the website areas. If you're interested, feel free to contact us!

Top