Grand Theft Auto Online’s Latest Update Features New Jet, Race Creator Tools, and More

Grand Theft Auto Online's latest update introduces a new vehicle, as well as numerous sales and chances to obtain double bonuses for the next two weeks.

on November 29, 2017 10:34 AM

Rockstar Games has announced a brand-new update for Grand Theft Auto Online, which introduces an epic new vehicle, as well as a special promotion.

According to the press release, the new update has introduced a new vehicle titled the P-996 Lazer, a tactical jet that has made several appearances in various Grand Theft Auto Online missions and can be purchased now via Warstock Cache & Carry. In addition to making the P-996 Lazer purchasable, the new update also adds new props and checkpoints to the Race Creator. However, the most significant change to Race Creator is players now can create their own Transform Races.

This week also introduces a new Premium race titled Trench II, which is exclusive to Muscle-class vehicles. Players who partake in the latest Premium Race this week will earn triple RP and those who finish within the top three will receive a substantial GTA$ prize. Additionally, the Time Trial for this week is Fort Zancudo and those who complete the target time will earn a massive GTA$ and RP award.

Rockstar Games also announced that players have the opportunity to acquire more GTA$ and RP for the next two weeks. Now until December 11, a slew of modes will offer double bonuses. Here is a rundown of all the modes offering the promotion:

  • Biker Contract Missions
  • Bodyguard and Associate Salaries
  • Every Bullet Counts
  • Inch By Inch
  • Motor Wars
  • Running Back
  • Special Vehicle Work
  • Stockpile
  • Transform Races

Lastly, numerous in-game stores are offering 25% off select items now until December 11:

Dynasty 8 Executive

  • Executive Offices
  • Executive Garages (including style upgrades)

Maze Bank Foreclosures

  • Bunkers
  • Hangars
  • Biker Clubhouses

Warstock Cache & Carry

  • Mobile Operations Center Cabs
  • APC (Buy It Now & Trade Price)
  • Weaponized Tampa (Buy It Now & Trade Price)
  • HVY Nightshark
  • Half-Track (Buy It Now & Trade Price)
  • Dune FAV (Buy It Now & Trade Price)
  • Karin Technical (Buy It Now & Trade Price)
  • Anti-Aircraft Trailer (Buy It Now & Trade Price)
  • Buzzard Attack Chopper

Grand Theft Auto Online is available now via Grand Theft Auto V on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

Taylor Lyles is a staff writer at DualShockers. She specializes in gaming hardware, eSports, Virtual Reality, spiritual successors, new releases and upcoming titles. Born and raised in Maryland, Taylor is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Legal Studies from Stevenson University. In her free time, she enjoys playing lacrosse, going fishing, studying Fallout lore, and may or may not have an unhealthy obsession with the Dead Rising series.