As drivers, there are very few opportunities when we find ourselves going “oh look, some policemen, how wonderful”. And that’s a general truth even when tickets or infractions are not involved. Just in case they didn’t receive enough hate for what they do, the British policemen are about to get some extra hot and fresh
The newest redesign of the Dodge Durango is one of the most impressive makeovers to spawn from the Big Three’s bankruptcy fright and this shows in most aspects. Now however it seems that the US authorities have started taking notice of these updates and Chrysler is only too happy to create custom vehicles for them.
The City of Chicago isn’t going to let its policemen drive about in tired old Crown Victorias any more yet isn’t ready to let go of Ford altogether. This is why the Windy City has officially announced their plan to purchase some 500 Blue Oval cop cars. The purchase aims to get Chicago PD some
Ah the pickup truck, usually the day to day vehicle of hard working men and… most rednecks, is just the sort of vehicle you’d expect to see on a high speed chase video. The guys at Ram however have decided to spice up this same idea with a different sort of hue to it, why
As the ultimate Taxi car, the most popular Police vehicle and one of Ford’s most successful selling car the Ford Crown Victoria has and will be with us for a while. That may be the reason why it makes me a little bit sad to see and tell you this; the last Ford Crown Victoria
Just the other day, we saw Mopar unveil a new copcar based on the 2012 Dodge Charger and I have to say, the presentation and car itself is nothing like what we saw in Blues Brothers. The Dodge Charger was always a mean looking car, in the 2012 modelyear edition it seems to be just
Not since the Italians at Lamborghini gifted a couple of Gallardos to the country’s police force have we seen a publicity stunt of this size. In a moment of madness inspiration, the British at Lotus decided to help out the Carabinieri (Italy’s paramilitary police) with a couple of supercars for daily runabouts. Actually, the two
Which one? The crime-fighting one of course, where else would a high performance car be seen? Well, as it happens, there are some less then law abiding activities you got undertake while driving a Lotus Evora, but that’s another story.
The newspapers in Munich speak of an interesting development within BMW’s plant. The news isn’t related to a new BMW, a new technology or anything similarly relevant to petrolheads. It’s related somewhat more to the detective novel types.
The Fiat 500’s Abarth version is possibly the best a budget strapped street racer can get. With this version though, the cops who will probably be chasing him away from the lights also have a great chance.
It seems that the recent announcement to come from the British Police regarding the expansion/updating of their car fleet has an interesting addition. Beside securing a deal with Hyundai the “rozzers” are also going to be getting some BMW cars to help chasing down baddies.
The long arm of the law just got a little longer with the arrival of the 2011 Dodge Charger Pursuit which will become America’s performance squad car that will help the police officers be one step ahead of the various bad guys.
Lisa Teed who is Ford Motor Company’s brand marketing manager for their police vehicle program, is confident that the company she represents will continue its dominance of the market. This confidence is mostly a result of Ford’s products as they give customers what they seek; two pursuit-rated vehicles.
Audi have got something special in store for their A1 supermini as they are preparing it for this year’s edition of the Wörthersee GTI Tour. The Wörthersee GTI Tour will take place in Reifnitz, Austria, on May 12 and that’s when we will see the revealing of the seven Audi A1 custom made.
Well, tales of “bravery” have been heard about the Bugatti Veyron but this may be the first one to calm the spirits. After being driven into a lake with the excuse of avoiding a bird or having a fake ticket for speeds in excess of 200 mph the mighty Veyron has been knocked back a
Chrysler Group LLC has just announced that upon the launch of the new Charger in November 2010 they will be ready to increase their participation to the squad car market. Peter Grady, Chrysler’s head of network development and fleet said that his company will go hard out after this particular market.
Ford Crown Victoria, the legendary model that now serves the American police forces, will be replaced from 2011 by Taurus Interceptor, a model with a 3.5-liter V6 engine. The United States is preparing a revolution. We are not talking about a movement of people but about replacing a symbol for Americans, specifically about “retirement” of