The Vapid Taxi is a Service Vehicle featured in Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online.

This vehicle also appears in Grand Theft Auto IV and GTA San Andreas.

How to get the Taxi in GTA 5 Story Mode:

The Taxis are operated by the Downtown Cab Co. taxi company, appearing in a yellow and blue scheme. It can be called at any time to come to the player's current location.

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

The Taxi can only be obtained in GTA Online as a Bonus Reward.

The Taxi is stored as a Pegasus Vehicle. It cannot be customized.

It can be unlocked in GTA Online as a special Red variant, when reaching Sponsorship Tier 25 in Arena War.

Vapid Taxi in Real Life:

The design of the Vapid Taxi is based on a real life Ford Crown Victoria.

Vapid Taxi Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Taxi in GTA V is 102.00 mph (164.15 km/h), as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

Can you sell the Taxi in GTA Online?

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

Vapid Taxi: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Service
Manufacturer Manufacturer: Vapid Vapid
How To Unlock Reach Sponsorship Tier 25 in Arena War
Available from Bonus Reward
Storage Location Pegasus Vehicle
Modifications Cannot be modified
Pegasus Category Services
Sell Cannot be sold
Top Speed (Game Files) 88.86 mph (143.00 km/h)
Top Speed In-Game (Broughy) 102.00 mph (164.15 km/h)
Based on (Real Life) Ford Crown Victoria
Seats 4
Mass / Weight 1,400 KG
Drive Train RWD
Gears 5

Taxi: GTA V Statistics

Overall 58.5
Notes A special Red variant of the Taxi can be unlocked in GTA Online as Pegasus Vehicle after December 11, 2018 as an exclusive reward when reaching Sponsorship Tier 25 in Arena War
Default Radio Stations East Los FM, West Coast Talk Radio (WCTR)
In-Game Model Name taxi

Vapid Taxi: GTA V Appearances

Release Date September 17, 2013
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
Map Locations (Spawn Areas) Here is where to find the Taxi in GTA Online and GTA V Story Mode:

Story Mode:

  • Downtown Cab Co.
  • Los Santos
  • Oriental Theater
  • Los Santos International Airport
  • Downtown Los Santos
  • Taxi Side Missions
Similar Vehicles

Taxi: GTA V Screenshots

Taxi: Appearances in Other Games

Grand Theft Auto IV


GTA San Andreas


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