The Walter Hot Rod is a vehicle in Mafia II.


The Walter Hot Rod is a Walter Coupe with a heavily modified body, custom-sized tires with wire spoke rims, and a more powerful high-performance engine. Atop the engine are three two-barrel carburetors with chrome air cleaners in a "six-pack" configuration.

Upgrades and Pricing

Upgrade Details and Pricing
Level 1
Basic Tuning
  • Top Speed: 134 mph (216 km/h)
  • Max. Power: 288 hp (215 kW)
  • Weight: 2304 lb. (1045 kg)
  • Upgrade price: $401.00
Level 2
Sports Tuning
  • Top Speed: 143 mph (230 km/h)
  • Max. Power: 346 hp (258 kW)
  • Weight: 2304 lb. (1045 kg)
  • Upgrade price: $610.00
Level 3
Super Charge
  • Top Speed: 134 mph (216 km/h)
  • Max. Power: 288 hp (215 kW)
  • Weight: 2535 lb. (1150 kg)
  • Upgrade price: $777.00
Other Options
  • Body Paint: Single color or two-tone - $133.00
  • Three Custom Paint Jobs: $273.00 - $283.00
  • Rims & Tires: $70.00 - $160.00
  • Custom license plates: $80.00
Selling Price
  • Salvage Price - $425.00
  • Export Price - $1950.00


  • Base Mafia II game: Available in Chapters 8 and 15 (see trivia).
  • The car is also available by downloading the Renegade Pack through the Xbox Live Marketplace for 240 MSP, or the PlayStation Store and Steam for $2.99.
  • The Renegade pack is also included in the Xbox Platinum Hits Edition, the PS3 Greatest Hits Edition and the Mafia II Directors Cut for PC.
  • When installed, the car becomes available once you gain access to your garage in the base Mafia II game and in all DLC's.


  • The performance upgrades of this vehicle are bugged as follows:
    • The weight reduction usually obtained with level 2 (sports tuning) is given at level 1.
    • The top speed and horsepower usually given with level 3 (supercharged) are given with level 2.
    • When upgraded to level 3 the car's statistics actually decrease to the top speed and horsepower of the level 1 (basic tuned) model and the weight of the stock model.
    • The Smith 34 Hot Rod also does this.
  • The Walter Hot Rod is available, albeit rarely, in the base game during Chapter 15 and can be found in two places:
  • The car can be driven in Chapter 8 but it cannot be stored in the garage.
  • Vito, Joe, and Jimmy own one if it's downloaded with the Renegade Pack.
  • The Greasers own some Walter Hot Rods.
  • As with all cars downloaded with the vehicle and clothing packs, it can't be sold or removed from the garage.
  • While based on the Walter Coupe, the car also resembles the Lincoln-Zephyr.


  • Walter Hot Rod Front Quarter View
  • Walter Hot Rod Rear Quarter View
  • Walter logo