What is the Breakout in Rocket League?
Here we have the slick and slimline Breakout. Released to the Rocket League community in July 2015, this car is not immediately available to players, only being unlocked after competing in matches.
This car is a very flat and compact design. Offering an aesthetic similar to that of sleek and stylish sports cars. Making this model ideal for racing around the field as if it were a race track.
Car Statistics – Breakout
Now to give a rundown on how this model plays. Giving some info on the hitbox, top speeds, and handling of the vehicle. Here is a comprehensive list of all the important stats for the Breakout car type:
- Length – 131.49
- Width – 80.53
- Height – 30.30
- Surface area – 32679
- 0% Boosting – 2.336
- 100% Boosting – 2.035
- Turning average – 2.22
Although Octane cars are the most popular choice amongst pro and highly ranked players. Breakout is a close second according to the community. Many that find that the octane isn’t for them find that this car type is the perfect fit.
For many though, the narrow and long frame makes this one a very difficult car to make work, especially in a more casual setting. Though with this shape and hitbox, power shots when made accurately are incredibly effective. So with a good deal of practice, this car can really give you an edge both in the air, with long shots, and with your passing game. Making this the ideal choice for a midfield general.
Decals – Breakout
Firstly we have the common decals for Breakout. Within this category the player can select the following:
Our top pick for the common category has to be the stripes decal. For this particular model, the stripes decal really adds to the sophisticated and sleek design. Making the car look like a high-quality race car, like a Dodge Viper or Ford GT. Here’s a snapshot of the decal right here so you can see for yourself.
Next up we have the rare decals listed below:
- 9 Lives
- Junk Food
- Rad Reindeer
There is a lot of quality decals on offer here but our pick of the bunch is Heiwa. This style is very much in line with traditional Japanese tattoo art styles, complete with the signature koi carp design. So if you want to bring a little bit of oriental flair to the field. Then check out this decal below.
Then we have the very rare decals, here’s a quick list of those:
- Dot Matrix
- Ripped Comic
Our top decal for this category has to be the Snakeskin design. This decal shows off an excellent level of decal and flare. Making you look like a threat on the pitch. So if matching your venomous volleys with a reptilian look seems like your cup of tea, then check it out below and see for yourself:
Then lastly we have the premium category:
With just one entry in this category, it makes our decision very easy. However, we wager that this one would have caught our eye anyway. This design is obviously inspired by the popular DC hero, Aquaman. Offering players a chance to bring superhero assets to their vehicle and who doesn’t want that. Have a look for yourself:
Stan Lee’s Breakout / Comic influence (Breakout painted titanium white)
Now we have the first of the breakout designs. This design uses bold orange and yellow colors, along with a ripped comic decal to make this one look like a comic book explosion come to life. This is complemented by Santa Fe wheels with an orange tint and then topped off with the toon sketch boost in titanium white, which only further highlights the comic book inspiration that forms this design.
- Decal: Breakout: Ripped Comic (primary color: orange, accent color: gold)
- Wheels: Santa Fe (painted burnt sienna)
- Boost: Toon Sketch (painted titanium white)
So if you’re looking for a car that could grace the same pages as your favorite comic book hero. There is hardly a more fitting option than this.
Mathematical Breakout / Vector Breakout
The next design is a rolling caution sign to all your opponents, with a vector decal in a contrasting yellow and black dynamic color scheme. Then this dynamic effect is further supplemented with the spinning dynamo wheels painted in saffron.
- Decal: Vector (primary color: yellow, accent color: black)
- Wheels: Dynamo (painted saffron)
- Boost: Ion Yellow
Then this is topped off with a yellow painted Ion boost trail which blends in perfectly to finish this look. This one is for those that love a bright and colorful design with lots of moving parts. If this sounds like your taste then try this design for yourself.
Hell Breakout (Breakout painted crimson)
Then we finish off the breakout designs thi. This design uses a red and black color palette along with a chameleon decal to serve an aesthetic that looks like the inner workings of the body. With blood, veins, capillaries, the whole lot. It looks like your car is truly alive.
- Decal: Chameleon (primary color: red, accent color: black)
- Wheems: Z-Ro: Inverted (painted crimson)
- Boost: Tachyon (painted crimson)
This design also uses the Z-ro wheels and a tachyon boost trail both painted in crimson to add to the blood-red aesthetic. Overall, this is for players that love warm colors, slick, subtle dynamic effects but still have that cold-blooded clinical finishing ability. Be sure to give this one a try.
Breakout In Celebration
The Breakout is a brilliant car aesthetically and on the pitch. Admittedly, this car is made with a specific type of player in mind. Making it less viable in casual play. However, for the midfield general who focuses on long shots and passing play, this car is an excellent choice.
Not to mention that this car has a wide selection of painted variants and high-quality decals to maximize personalization opportunities for the player. So we suggest you try this one out because this one may be the perfect model for you.