Tag: Police Cars

British Bobbies Spec Bespoke Blue-Light Toyota Corolla Trek For Evaluation

Toyota’s UK manufacturing arm has developed a modified Corolla Trek for use with the Derbyshire constabulary. The hybrid has been outfitted incorporating feedback from officers, with the force now evaluating the vehicle for future improvements. The Corolla is locally manufactured at the Burnaston plant, so presumably, it’ll be easy for the engineers back at Toyota Manufacturing […]

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This Citroën Ami Is Probably The Slowest Police Car In The World

Greek islands, a go-to destination for the summer, are becoming increasingly popular for eco-sustainability projects including electric mobility. A few months after a bunch of Volkswagen ID.3 and ID.4 models landed in Astypalaia island as part of a government program, it is now Citroën’s turn to deliver its electric vehicle range to Chalki island in the Aegean […]

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Hyundai Sonata Driver Flees Over Police Cruiser After Being Hit With Taser

<!––> <!––> A video has surfaced online showing the moment police fired a Taser at the driver of a Hyundai Sonata in Brooklyn last week. Local media reports that police officers initially spotted the white Sonata parked in a no-parking area in Crown Heights with three occupants inside. They approached the car and immediately smelled […]

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French Gendarmerie National Police Force Orders 26 Alpine A110 Sports Cars

Applications to join France’s National Gendarmerie police service might swell slightly with the news that the force is taking delivery of a fleet of Alpine A110 sports cars. The country’s Ministry of the Interior announced that it had ordered 26 examples of the A110 Pure, the base model in Alpine’s sports car range, as part […]

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Police Car Gets Impaled By Retractable Bollard After Unfortunate Parking Job

It’s always important to double check where you’re parking your car. That being said, that advice is typically given to avoid parking illegally or discourteously. However, in the case of these police officers, not checking where they parked actually resulted in damage to their car. The incident took place in Leeds, UK, where the policemen […]

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Ford Mustang Mach-E First EV To Pass Grueling Michigan State Police Evaluation

The Michigan State Police test of potential vehicles for police duty is a notoriously thorough one, with many police departments basing their decisions on the its conclusions. The Ford Pro police pilot vehicle that’s based on the 2021 Mustang Mach-E is the first EV to have passed the department’s test. “The fact that the Mustang […]

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Ford Mustang Mach-E Prototype To Be Test By Michigan State Police

When it comes to police vehicles, many departments defer to the Michigan State Police which subjects them to a barrage of tests including acceleration, braking, dynamics, ergonomics, fuel efficiency and top speed. All of this information is then compiled into an annual report, which departments use to select the best vehicle to suit their needs. In […]

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