Tag: Police Cars

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Tesla Model 3 With Autopilot Enabled Slams Into Florida Police Cruiser

A police cruiser in Orlando, Florida has been badly damaged after a 2019 Tesla Model 3 with its Autopilot system enabled crashed into it. Taking to social media, the Orlando division of the Florida Highway Patrol said that the Dodge Charger was stopped on the side of the road to help a Mercedes-Benz SUV. All […]

Read More

Drone Target: Police Using UAVs To Catch Bad Drivers And Ticket Them In Poland

When it comes to catching law-breaking drivers, police will use any technology legally and financially available to them. That means as drivers we have to watch out for fixed and mobile cameras, average speed cameras, marked and undercover cars, helicopters and sometimes, as in the case of Missouri state Highway Patrol, even police airplanes timing […]

Read More

Stolen C8 Corvette Destroyed As Thieves Try To Outrun Cops

A C8 Chevrolet Corvette has been destroyed after crashing during a police pursuit in Detroit, Michigan. The incident happened on Wednesday, July 15 after local authorities were alerted to the theft of a 2021 Corvette from a Novi dealership just after 10 a.m. Unbeknownst to the thieves, the car’s On-Star system allowed police to track […]

Read More