The RC Bandito is an armored, weaponized Remote Control and Off-Road vehicle featured in GTA Online, added to the game as part of the 1.46 Arena War update on January 29, 2019.

This vehicle also appears in GTA San Andreas, GTA Vice City and Grand Theft Auto III.

How to get the RC Bandito in GTA Online:

The RC Bandito can be purchased in GTA Online from Southern S.A. Super Autos for a price of $1,590,000.

The RC Bandito can be stored in the Arena Workshop. It can be customized at Arena Workshop.

Once acquired, you can request the delivery of the RC Bandito from the Interaction Menu - RC. However, the RC Bandito cannot be used in standard races.

It can only be modified inside the Arena Workshop, at its dedicated RC Bandito Workshop. The RC Bandito can be upgraded with "Jump" mods, and can be used as a remote explosive.

RC Bandito Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the RC Bandito in GTA V is 60.00 mph (96.56 km/h) when it's fully upgraded, as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

Can you sell the RC Bandito in GTA Online?

No, you cannot sell the RC Bandito. Unfortunately in GTA Online it's not possible to sell Special Vehicles, Pegasus, or Facility Vehicles.

RC Bandito: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Remote ControlOff-Road
Vehicle Features Armored VehicleBulletproof - FrontBulletproof - SideBulletproof - RearHas LiveriesJump AbilityNo Passive ModeProximity MinesRemote Control UnitUnique Radar IconWeaponized Vehicle
Acquisition Southern S.A. Super Autos
GTA Online Price $1,590,000
Storage Location Arena Workshop
Delivery Method Interaction Menu - RC
Modifications Arena Workshop
Sell Cannot be sold
Race Availability Special Vehicle Races
Top Speed - Game Files 49.71 mph (80.00 km/h)

Mass / Weight 85 KG
Drive Train AWD
Gears 1

RC Bandito: GTA V Performance

Actual Top Speed (Tested by Broughy) 60.00 mph (96.56 km/h)
Lap Time (Broughy) 1:39.611
Bulletproof Yes (it has no driver and no windows)
Explosive Resistance

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

Explosive Weapon Amount
Homing Launcher / Oppressor Missiles / Jet Missiles 3
RPG / Grenades / Sticky Bomb / MOC Cannon 3
Explosive Rounds (Heavy Sniper Mk II) 7
Tank Cannon (Rhino / APC) 1
Anti-Aircraft Trailer Dual 20mm Flak 1

RC Bandito: GTA V Statistics

Speed
42.00
Acceleration
35.00
Braking
25.00
Handling
90.00
Overall 48.00

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

Model ID rcbandito
Notes Remote controlled vehicle. The RC Bandito can be requested via the Interaction Menu.
RC Bandito: Vehicle Customization
Total Cost to Fully Upgrade in GTA Online $724,510
ModificationGTA Online Price
Explosives
None $50,000
Remote Bomb $275,000
Lids
Stock Lid $17,750
Offroad $20,000
Offroad & Spoiler $20,350
Offroad & Nets $20,750
Offroad Combined $21,150
Trophy Truck $21,550
Trophy Truck & Spoiler $22,000
Trophy Truck & Nets $22,450
Trophy Truck Combined $22,900
Gang Burrito $23,400
Gang Burrito & Spoiler $23,900
Gang Burrito & Bullbar $24,400
Gang Burrito Combined $24,950
Big Brat $25,550
Big Brat & Cage $26,150
Big Brat & Bullbar $26,750
Big Brat Combined $27,350
Midnight Pumping $28,000
Midnight Pumping & Cage $28,650
Midnight Pumping & Flames $29,300
Midnight Pumping Combined $30,000
Proximity Mine
No Proximity Mine $50,000
Kinetic $135,000
EMP $150,000
Livery
None $11,400
Dark Hunter $18,240
Paint Ball $19,380
Artic Warfare $20,520
Digital Dribble $21,660
Super Sci-fi $22,800
Urban Arrows $23,370
Pumpkin Monster $23,939
Fire Breather $24,510
Respray
See the full list of the available Respray options »
Vertical Jump
None $20,000
Jump Upgrade 20% $65,000
Jump Upgrade 60% $112,000
Jump Upgrade 100% $210,000
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 »
Windows
None $500
Light Smoke $1,500
Dark Smoke $3,500
Limo $5,000

RC Bandito Description:

All the danger, none of the risk: this little devil is fully weaponized, and what's more, when you inevitably drive over the proximity mine you just laid the only thing that'll be reduced to ashes is your pride. If you want the indescribable pleasure of seeing your enemies flee in hysterical panic from a whiny toy car, this is the only game in town.

Please note: The RC Bandito must be stored in an Arena Workshop. It can also be modified there at the RC Bandito Workshop.

RC Bandito: GTA V Appearances

Release Date January 29, 2019
DLC / Title Update 1.46 Arena War
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA Online GTA Online
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox One

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