Tag: Police Cars

Too Bad A 2020 Corvette C8 Police Interceptor Will (Probably) Never Happen

GM never offered a Corvette police car from the factory, although some U.S. police departments and sheriff’s offices have used Vettes sporadically over the years. With the mid-engine Corvette C8 in production since 2020, you may wonder what are the odds of GM changing its mind and finally releasing a police version. Very slim, actually, as […]

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Indiana Police Save Almost $7,000 In Running Costs With A Tesla Model 3 Over 12 Months

The police chief of Indiana’s Bagersville Police Department has revealed just how much cheaper it is for the force to use a Tesla Model 3 compared to a Dodge Charger Pursuit. Taking to social media, Bagersville Police Department chief Todd Bertram shared an image that shows the running costs of a Model 3 SR+ police […]

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2021 Dodge Durango Pursuit Revealed With New Looks And Equipment

Following a teaser earlier this year, Dodge has unveiled the 2021 Charger and Durango Pursuit. Starting with the sedan, the 2021 Charger Pursuit gains a new eight-speed automatic transmission which replaces the previous five-speed gearbox. Besides the new transmission, the V6 model gains all-wheel drive as well as “increased horsepower and torque.” Dodge didn’t go […]

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Final Ford Crown Victoria Interceptor Retired From California Highway Patrol

The California Highway Patrol has retired its final Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor. Ford Crown Vics have been slowly retired from service since the automaker stopped producing them in 2011. It remains the quintessential American police car and was used by the California Highway Patrol since the 1980s. In fact, the department exclusively used Crown […]

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Tesla Model S On Autopilot Crashes Into Dodge Police Car, Driver Admits To Watching A Movie

<!––> <!––> The driver of a Tesla Model S has admitted to watching a movie earlier in the week when the EV was in Autopilot mode and slammed into the rear of a Dodge Charger patrol car in Nash County, North Carolina. It is reported that the incident happened at just past midnight on August […]

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Police Departments Are Cutting Back On Purchases Of New Cars – And That’s Bad News For Ford

Many police departments across the United States are having their budgets cut following the Black Lives Matter movement and the ongoing impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. As such, less police vehicles are being sold and Ford is already feeling the effects. Ford is the segment leader in supply police departments across the country with vehicles […]

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