GTA Online Christmas update (December 23) - bonus rewards, discounts, and prizes

It's a new week inGTA Online! That means we have a new week of bonuses, events, and prizes for us to head in a collect. This time around, January 13 has huge bonuses in store with the new Double Down mode, which easily takes the spotlight for this event.

This quick article will take you through everything new and changed starting today thanks to the GTA Online weekly update. This’ll include discounted cars, a new podium vehicle and double GTA cash and RP on select missions.

GTA Online weekly update - New Double Down game mode and vehicle

We’ve got our first new game mode for 2022 starting this week, and it goes by the name of Double Down. This is an adversary mode, where a team of players with infinite lives and shotguns must storm a location with Franklin and Lamar inside, both of them packing some serious firepower to even the odds.

In addition, the Shinobi motorbike has been added this week! This Japanese sports bike was previously featured in The Contract update, and is now available for purchase if you desire a new pair of wheels. It retails for $2,480,500 in GTA cash.

GTA Online weekly update - LS Car Meet prize ride and Diamond Casino podium vehicle

Speed freaks out there who are good enough to win a top two placement in five LS Car Meet races will be able to earn themselves the RT3000, a two-door roadster added back in the Los Santos Tuners update.

For those with luck on their side, this week may grant a second sports car to add to the collection. The Jugular is available free as the main prize on the Diamond Casino Podium. It’s a four door saloon car that usually sells for $1,225,000, so it’s absolutely worth heading over and rolling if you want to ride in style this month.

GTA Online weekly update - bonus GTA$ and RP rewards

For those looking to make the most out of their time spent in GTA Online, you can earn bonus cash and RP in game through completing certain mission types.

Triple RP and GTA$ can be earnt from the following missions:

Double RP and GTA$ can be gained from the following missions:

GTA Online weekly update - Vehicle and weapon discounts

It’s important to make sure your money goes as far as possible in GTA Online. That’s why you should check out the weekly discounts! This week is full of fantastic cuts, but the highlight is the 30% off all garages and Imani tech

Anyone looking to expand into Agencies but perhaps didn’t have the cash to do so, now is a great week to remedy that problem. All Agencies and their renovations are 25% off, so make use of this opportunity while it lasts!

Onto the other big discounts. There’s a respectable 35% discount on the PR4 . This is an open-wheel formula one car that’ll let you absolutely blast it through the streets of Los Santos. If that’s not quite your thing, you could also make the most out of the limited-time 30% price cut on the Champion, a slick two door sports car that is a personal favourite of this writer.

Finally, there’s a 40% discount on the following vehicles: