Armored Cars

 
Tesla presidential limo rendering

Should the next presidential limo be a Tesla?

The Secret Service is gearing up for an all-new presidential limo, to replace the venerable but sometimes challenged Beast. There are a number of requirements placed on those wishing to build the next limo, not least of which is that it must be an American company. Tesla Motors is an American... read more

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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 Beast Presidential Limo from White House Down

Could a new beast be on the presidential horizon?

It might be time for Barack Obama to update his regal ride. The U.S. government recently sent out a request for proposals on an armored limousine design. Now, that doesn't... read more July 2, 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

UN 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


 
ArmorTech adds 400 mm to the wheelbase of the Audi A8

Stretched Audi A8 L By Russia’s ArmorTech

Remember the stretched Bentley Mulsanne created by ArmorTech? Well, the Russian firm’s latest project, this stretched Audi A8 L, may not be as ambitious but it’s... read more August 3, 2011 by


 
2011 Mercedes-Benz Guard vehicles

Mercedes-Benz Shows Off Full Guard Security Vehicle Lineup

Factory-built luxury security vehicles are, without doubt, members of one of the smallest segments anywhere. But with their rarity and exclusivity comes a certain cool... read more June 7, 2011 by


 
ArmorTech stretched Bentley Mulsanne

Stretched Bentley Mulsanne Built By Russia’s ArmorTech

Ever thought the Bentley Mulsanne was just not quite big enough? Probably not, but as you’re about to find out now not everybody thinks this way. Pictured above is a... read more May 31, 2011 by


 
Dartz Prombron Nagel armored sportback

Dartz Prombron Nagel armored sportback coming in 2012?

Two of the most obscure companies in the auto world have collaborated on what’s sure to go down as one of the strangest vehicles of the year, the Dartz Prombron Nagel... read more May 9, 2011 by


 
2011 Maybach Guard

New Maybach Guard Armored Car Revealed

There’s a strong chance that if you can afford to buy a Maybach then you may need the protection of an armored car, whether it be for your own personal safety or your... read more March 9, 2011 by


 
Audi A8 L Security armored vehicle

Audi A8 L Security Armored Vehicle Makes Debut

We’re used to seeing armored vehicles from the likes of BMW and Mercedes-Benz, however, Audi’s line of high security vehicles are a little less recognized. There... read more February 15, 2011 by


 
 

 
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