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The '''Boxcar''' is a freight railcar featured in ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]'' and ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]''. It was also meant to appear in ''[[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]'', but was cut. In this game, the Boxcar is an unused 'vehicle' that would have been hauled by the [[Freight]]. Very little is known about it, or why it was ultimately unused. In ''GTA V'' and ''GTA Online'', the Boxcar is hauled by the [[Freight Train]] along with [[Wellcar]] flat cars.
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The '''Boxcar''' is a freight railcar featured as a static object in ''[[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]'' and ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'' as well as a moving object in ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]'' and ''[[Grand Theft Auto Online]]''. A moving version of the car pulled by the [[Freight]] was also meant to appear in ''GTA SA'', but was ultimately cut and remains unused in the game files. In ''GTA V'' and ''GTA Online'', the Boxcar is hauled by the [[Freight Train]].
 
==Design==
 
==Design==
 
==== ''Grand Theft Auto 2'' ====
 
In GTA 2 the Boxcar is hauled by [[Train (vehicle)|Train]].
 
   
 
====''Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas''====
 
====''Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas''====
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The Boxcar is a static scenery object based on older model TTX boxcars. These can be found with their doors open or not parked in a warehouse in [[Ocean Docks]]. [[Lo{{cutcontent||GTASA}}
The Boxcar is a dirty, rusty light blue-grey railcar that seems to have been based on a European style goods van. This is evident by the buffers and somewhat rounded top, two features not commonly seen on North American freight cars. Even though the doors on either side of the car are both open, [[Carl Johnson|CJ]] cannot jump in, as there is an invisible wall. The car has no couplers, suggesting it was never really finished.There also exists another variant of the Boxcar, actually used in-game, but as scenery, not a vehicle. It is a yellow boxcar that resembles an American one much more closely, dropping the buffers and flattening the roof. These can be found with their doors open or not parked in a warehouse in [[Ocean Docks]], [[Los Santos (3D Universe)|Los Santos]].
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In addition to the previous North American design Boxcar there exists an unused one with a dirty, rusty light blue-grey color that seems to be based more on a European goods car. This is evident by the buffers and somewhat rounded top, two features not commonly seen on North American freight cars. Even though the doors on either side of the car are both open, [[Carl Johnson|CJ]] cannot jump in, as there is an invisible wall. The car has no couplers, suggesting it was never really finished.
   
 
==== ''Grand Theft Auto IV'' ====
 
==== ''Grand Theft Auto IV'' ====
In GTA IV The boxcar appears as scenery once again.They can be found around the map's abandoned rail lines. Flatcars and [[Tank Car|tankcars]] can also be found. They are all rusted out and are more or less useless.
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In GTA IV The boxcar appears as scenery once again. They can be found around the map's abandoned rail lines. Flatcars and [[Tank Car|tankcars]] can also be found. They are all rusted out and are more or less useless.
   
 
====''Grand Theft Auto V and Grand Theft Auto Online''====
 
====''Grand Theft Auto V and Grand Theft Auto Online''====
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*There exists another variant of the Boxcar, actually used in-game, but as scenery, not a vehicle. It is a yellow boxcar that resembles an American one much more closely, dropping the buffers and flattening the roof. These can be found with their doors open or not parked in a warehouse in [[Ocean Docks]], [[Los Santos (3D Universe)|Los Santos]].
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====Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas====
 
*Even though the Boxcar lacks couplers, it can be hauled without a hitch as if they were there.
 
*Even though the Boxcar lacks couplers, it can be hauled without a hitch as if they were there.
*Boxcars return in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'', once again as scenery. They can be found around the map's abandoned rail lines. Flatcars and [[Tank Car|tankcars]] can also be found. They are all rusted out and are more or less useless.
 
 
*It should be noted that modding Boxcars onto the [[Freight]]s will make certain missions impossible to complete (like "[[Catalyst]]" or "[[Green Goo]]"), as they were made to use Flatcars. 
 
*It should be noted that modding Boxcars onto the [[Freight]]s will make certain missions impossible to complete (like "[[Catalyst]]" or "[[Green Goo]]"), as they were made to use Flatcars. 
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====Grand Theft Auto Online====
 
*In the [[Content Creator]] in ''GTA Online'', the Boxcar is available as a form of a road block object.
 
*In the [[Content Creator]] in ''GTA Online'', the Boxcar is available as a form of a road block object.
 
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The Boxcar is a freight railcar featured as a static object in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas and Grand Theft Auto IV as well as a moving object in Grand Theft Auto V and Grand Theft Auto Online. A moving version of the car pulled by the Freight was also meant to appear in GTA SA, but was ultimately cut and remains unused in the game files. In GTA V and GTA Online, the Boxcar is hauled by the Freight Train.

Design

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

The Boxcar is a static scenery object based on older model TTX boxcars. These can be found with their doors open or not parked in a warehouse in Ocean Docks. [[Lo

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In addition to the previous North American design Boxcar there exists an unused one with a dirty, rusty light blue-grey color that seems to be based more on a European goods car. This is evident by the buffers and somewhat rounded top, two features not commonly seen on North American freight cars. Even though the doors on either side of the car are both open, CJ cannot jump in, as there is an invisible wall. The car has no couplers, suggesting it was never really finished.

Grand Theft Auto IV

In GTA IV The boxcar appears as scenery once again. They can be found around the map's abandoned rail lines. Flatcars and tankcars can also be found. They are all rusted out and are more or less useless.

Grand Theft Auto V and Grand Theft Auto Online

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The Boxcar comes in multiple varieties; the first is an older looking weathered brown boxcar which unusually has a single door at one end and four square platforms on the roof which gives it a somewhat European look. Acording to the decals it is operated by Santos Spirit Railway Co and bears "FREIGHT" above a large "F" on the side. It can often be seen in the consist of freight trains.

The second is a yellow one that is almost identical in appearance to the aforementioned but is not operated by Santos Spirt Railway Co, lacks the door at one end and four roof platforms for a more American look. This boxcar can only be found as a static object in train yards around the state.

Prominent Mission Appearances

Grand Theft Auto V

Boxcars are prominently featured in Chop where the player must open several boxcars to find out where D is hiding, and at the end of The Paleto Score where the crew escapes Paleto Bay in a boxcar.

Gallery

Trivia

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

  • Even though the Boxcar lacks couplers, it can be hauled without a hitch as if they were there.
  • It should be noted that modding Boxcars onto the Freights will make certain missions impossible to complete (like "Catalyst" or "Green Goo"), as they were made to use Flatcars. 

Grand Theft Auto Online

  • In the Content Creator in GTA Online, the Boxcar is available as a form of a road block object.
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