Articles about Armored Cars

Courtesy of a company called AddArmor
It might have seven seats and the dimensions of a Range Rover, but the Americans regard the Cadillac XT6 as a crossover. Heck, XT6 even stands for Crossover Touring 6, apparently.As a result, Wyoming-based protection specialist AddArmor is claiming that
Made by a US-based manufacturer
Love them or hate them, it looks like you're going to have to deal with police checkpoints for a considerable while longer. The government has extended the enhanced community quarantine period (ECQ) in select areas of the Philippines until May 15,
Fit for all your villainous needs
Notice anything different about this Mansory-tuned G-Class? On the face of it, this G63 is no different from the company's other creations, with its bulbous bull bar, tarty interior, 800hp power upgrade, and questionable bodykit. But look closely and
It says so in the name
If you need a daily driver that can withstand a round of 7.62mm assault rifle ammo and an explosion equivalent to the force of two DM51 hand grenades, we'd suggest taking an extended look at your line of work.Still,
Hummer H2-based one-off is set to appear in a movie
Dartz is back. Well, Latvia's foremost purveyor of military-spec SUVs never really went away. Instead, it was working on this: the Dartz Prombron Black Stallion.It's...massive. Not really a surprise considering it's based on a Hummer H2
It also features electrified door handles
Another day, another armored car. What is the world coming to?Luckily, here at Top Gear, armored cars make us rather excited. There's nothing like a militarized options list to spice up a configurator. Recently, we've seen the Volvo XC90,
Tons of gadgets available as standard, too—including pepper-spray dispensers
If you're in need of an armored car that can comfortably top 320kph-what on earth have you gotten yourself in to? Seriously, you should consider some of your life choices.Anyway, if that is your current situation, then AddArmor has
It does look like it can take big hits
There are fewer analogies in the motoring world that work as well as saying something is 'bulletproof.' 'The engine in so-and-so is bulletproof,' or 'the ashtray opening mechanism in this car is bulletproof.' What we have here, is a Volvo
It has an emergency escape system
Let's have a quick look at what the average SUV has listed on its daily itinerary, shall we?There's dropping the kids off at school, a stop by the neighborhood grocery, a few rough patches of road here and there,
The real MVP
Don't let this beast's name fool you-it's not meant to accompany pompous politicians from one campaign rally to the next. Instead, the 'Senator' gets down and dirty with the best of them: the
This thing is practically a tank
Are there any Ang Probinsyano fans reading this? Yeah, we could use some help. Coco Martin, who plays Ricardo Dalisay in the hit ABS-CBN TV show, recently took to Instagram to show off a new ride, and we're not
It only weighs an extra 150kg
Think 'armored car' and you most likely think of an exceedingly bulletproofed Mercedes-Benz S-Class (or similar) riding through traffic with guard cars flanking it. Security at its toughest.And yet there's another way, and it comes
Plan on getting shot at?
Bulletproof cars aren't for everybody. Usually, if you're looking to wrap a vehicle in projectile-resistant armor, your choices are limited to lumbering SUVs and trucks that can handle the significant amount of added weight. Usually...For VIPs
It packs a remote-controlled machine gun
The problem with a tank is that it's the size of a tank. Obviously that's generally an advantage, what with tanks needing to do tankish things like carry massive guns and literal tons of armor, but they're notoriously bad
For when the going gets really tough
Roshel Defence Solutions, a Canada-based defense solutions company, calls this thing the Senator. The company says it's an armored personnel carrier (APC) designed for law-enforcement and peacekeeping use. Makes sense. We'd stop too if we saw this thing
Perfect for congressmen and real-life superheroes
This year in cinemas, we've watched the Justice League save the world, Hugh Jackman's Wolverine slice through his enemies one last time, and yet another terrible Transformers sequel. Superheroes are in right now, so we don't blame you if
Would be great to have one as a daily driver
Commuting can be a tricky business, and it seems most cities are increasingly filled with lifestyle crossovers hell-bent on never actually doing anything resembling the things depicted in the sales brochure. But you can see the point; a slightly elevated seating
It's not a cheap conversion
If you're viewing this on a mobile device and can't see the video, please click here.Bulletproofing-it's all that separates wealthy VIPs and high-profile government officials from eating hot lead in the event of an assassination attempt.
Offense and defense
By now most of you know that the Mahindra Enforcer is our national police force's vehicle of choice. Not bad, but there are definitely much safer options for our cops out there. That's not a knock on the Indian-made
Filipino politicians must be rejoicing
Are you a politician looking for protection against the wrath of constituents you steal from? Or maybe you've recently hit the lottery and are wary of its attendant security threat? Either way, you might want a ride that's bulletproof, among
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