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The Ride Walkthrough

This is a walkthrough for The Ride, a Main Quest in Cyberpunk 2077. Read on to learn all the available choices in The Ride, how to get the best possible result, tips and strategies for the Quest, and all available rewards.

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The Ripperdoc The Ride -

The Ride Basic Information

Quest Type Main
Act Act 1
Quest No. 4
Lifepath All

How to Unlock The Ride

Quest Unlock Conditions Complete The Ripperdoc.

The Ripperdoc

The Ride Rewards

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The Ride Walkthrough

Video Walkthrough and Guide

The Ride Quest Objectives

Dex's Car

Objectives
1
Objective Icon.pngTalk to Jackie
Speak with Jackie outside of the ripperdoc's place.
2
Objective Icon.pngMeet with Dex → Get in Dex's limo.
Get in Dex's car outside the burger place down the street. Speak with Dex in the car.
3
Objective Icon.pngExit the limo → Call Jackie → Talk to Jackie

After the car ride, speak with Jackie and decide your next move to finish the quest. You'll still get both jobs regardless of what you choose to do first during your conversation with Jackie.
4a

At the end of this mission, Jackie will ask you which objective you'll do first. You can choose to meet with Evelyn Parker first which will lead to The Information quest happening first.
4b The Pickup Walkthrough

At the end of this mission, Jackie will ask you which objective you'll do first. You can choose Maelstrom which will lead to The Pickup quest happening first.

The Ride Choices and Best Choice

Choose Evelyn Parker

If you choose to meet with Evelyn Parker first, you'll be end up doing the The Information quest which is less combat heavy than the alternative quest The Pickup. Keep in mind, either way you'll end up doing both quests as they are both required to complete The Heist main quest.

Choose Maelstrom

If you choose Maelstrom, you'll end up going through The Pickup quest first which is more combat focused. Keep in mind, choosing Maelstrom first does not skip The Information quest, as this quest will activate when you visit Meredith Stout later. Both quests must be completed to access The Heist main quest.

Best Choice: Visit Evelyn Parker First

Although either path is fine, it's slightly better to visit Elizabeth Parker and complete The Information first since it is a non-violent quest. You'll have the opportunity to pick up some gear and level up a bit with no risk. This will leave you in a better position to complete The Pickup, which is much more action-oriented and challenging.

Tips and Strategies

You Can Skip the Ride

After the conversation is over you can go ahead and skip the rest of the ride to save time.

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Act 1

No. Quest
1 The Streetkid The Nomad The Corpo-Rat
2 The Rescue
3 The Ripperdoc
4 The Ride
5 The Information The Pickup
6 The Heist

Act 2

No. Quest
1 Love Like Fire
2 Playing For Time
3 Ghost Town Automatic Love
4 Lightning Breaks The Space In Between Down On The Street
5 Life During Wartime Disasterpiece Gimme Danger
6 Double Life Play It Safe
7 M'ap Tann Pèlen Search And Destroy
8 I Walk The Line
9 Transmission Never Fade Away
10 Tapeworm

Act 3

No. Quest
1 Nocturne OP55N1
1.5* Don't Fear the Reaper
Arasaka Panam Rogue
2 Last Caress We Gotta Live Together For Whom The Bell Tolls
3 Totalimmortal Forward To Death Knockin' On Heaven's Door
4 Where Is My Mind? Belly Of The Beast Path of Glory
New Dawn Fades
5 All Along The Watchtower

1.5*: Only available in the Secret Ending

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