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2016 Audi A8 L Security

Audi A8 L Security: For When The Going Gets Way Past Tough

The world can be a dangerous place, particularly so if you're a high-value target like a diplomat, tycoon, or celebrity. So for the—hopefully small—percentage of clients who believe that there is quite literally someone gunning for them, Audi offers the A8 L Security. The latest version... read more

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Texas Armoring Corporation Shoots At Mercedes

Texas Armored Car Company Literally Stands Behind Its Product: Video

If you produce a product, I'd have to assume you stand behind your work and your creation. How far would you be willing to go to prove this? Texas Armoring Corporation... read more November 13, 2014 by 

BMW X5 Security Plus

Production BMW X5 Security Ready For Moscow Auto Show Debut

Buyers looking for a vehicle that will coddle them while protecting them from gunfire and shrapnel are in luck, because many of the world's top automakers all offer armored... read more August 19, 2014 by 

Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard

Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard Upgrades To New S-Class Platform, Greater Armor Capability

If you’re a head of state, head of an underground organization, or just extremely paranoid—but you still enjoy the finer things in life—your new ride has... read more August 6, 2014 by 

INKAS Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG armored limo

Canada’s INKAS Can Build You An Armored G63 AMG Limo

For those in need of an armored car, a former military vehicle seems like a sound choice. Those tend to be cramped, loud, and low on amenities though. Unless the vehicle in... read more July 29, 2014 by 

Russian presidential limousine concepts (Image via RG. RU)

Moscow Reveals New Presidential Limo Concepts, May Seek Porsche's Help

About a year ago, it was reported that the Russian government had requested local automakers to come up with designs for a series of luxury vehicles that could be used to... read more May 8, 2014 by 

2015 Audi A8 L Security

Audi Rolls Out 2015 A8 L Security

Though it wasn’t on show with the rest of the updated 2015 A8 range at the Detroit Auto Show this week, Audi’s 2015 A8 L Security has also received a round of... read more January 16, 2014 by 

Transeco armored 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Dictator Chic: Armored 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coming

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class can protect its occupants from other drivers, and themselves, with a variety of automated safety systems, but can it protect them from gunfire?... read more November 13, 2013 by 

BMW X5 Security Plus

BMW X5 Security Plus Concept Provides Luxury Through Safety

Armored vehicles are a necessary form of transportation in certain parts of the world. The occupants need to be protected, so they turn to vehicles that offer up a sense of... read more September 11, 2013 by 

The Mercedes-Benz M-Class Guard

M Class Guard Joins Mercedes' Armored Car Fleet

Mercedes-Benz already builds what may qualify as the most comprehensive line of civilian armored vehicles available, with models in the S Class, E Class and G Class product... read more March 12, 2013 by 

Land Rover Series III Armored Patrol Car - image: eBay Motors

Land Rover Armored Patrol Car Awaits The Zombie Apocalypse

Call us paranoid (you wouldn’t be the first), but sooner or later the zombie apocalypse will be more than just the theme of a popular weekly television show... read more January 17, 2013 by 

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon checks out his armored Hyundai Equus - image: Hyundai

U.N. Secretary General Gets Bulletproof Hyundai Equus Limo

Ban Ki-moon, the current Secretary General of the United Nations, originally hails from South Korea. Now in his second term as Secretary General, it seems fitting that... read more December 18, 2012 by 

2012 Bentley Mulsanne with Executive Interior

Bentley Considering Armored Car Division: Report

With many of its customers seeking aftermarket means for bulletproofing of their cars, Bentley is now considering offering the option direct from the factory. Many automakers... read more August 29, 2012 by 

ArmorTech’s stretched Hyundai Equus

Russian Firm Presents Bullet-Proof Hyundai?

Considering you’ve built up enough of a reputation that you require a bullet-proof vehicle, is a Hyundai really the way to go? The guys at ArmorTech, the Russian... read more August 28, 2012 by 

BMW X3 and 5-Series police vehicles

BMW Unveils New Law Enforcement Fleet

In Europe it’s not uncommon to find law enforcement officials rolling around in luxury models like an Audi A6 or BMW 5-Series. Most major automakers overseas offer a... read more August 6, 2012 by 

Dartz Jo-Mojo

Dartz Reveals Bulletproof Electric Roadster: Video

After seeing a few Dartz releases over the years, we're pretty convinced that the Latvian armored car company is more interested in earning headlines than customers. First... read more December 7, 2011 by 


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