In this ranking, we offer you to get acquainted with the ten most interesting police cars.
10th place - Alfa Romeo 159 Polizia
In 2006, Italian police want to change your Fiat Marea on something newer. The choice fell on a stylish middle-class sedan - Alfa Romeo 159. After completion the car received an armored body, light and sound signals, and, of course, a special coloring.
Under the hood of the police "Alpha" - petrol "Six" power of 260 hp. from. Car accelerates to 240 km / h and dials the first hundred in less than 8 seconds. Car Alfa Romeo 159 Polizia Italian police served from 2006 to 2008. It is interesting that at the moment in Italy the police work MiTo.
9th place - Ford Police Interceptor
Create the perfect vehicle interceptor - posed such a problem in front of the creators of Ford Police Interceptor, which was first put on the "form" of the police in the past year. The car show in Las Vegas, as a concept, but a few weeks later the first batch arrived at the service of the cops.
Under the hood of the police Ford - 3, 5-liter EcoBoost capacity of 365 liters. from. Drive from Interceptor all-wheel drive. Designer car, Melvin Betancourt, inspired by military aircraft, used by the US Air Force in 1950-1960-ies, - SR-71 Blackbird. Inside Ford Police Interceptor every detail recalls that this is not a simple car. The central tunnel is built powerful radio station, and in the glove compartment has a compartment for guns and ammunition to them.
8th place - Jaguar XF Police
In 2008, the police replaced the Jaguar X-Type sedan in the United Kingdom came XF. The car has received diesel 3-liter (270 hp..). According to the manufacturer, the machine consumes about 7, 5 liters per 100 kilometers. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h at the police Jaguar XF takes less than 6 seconds.
That's what told reporters during the presentation of the machine Geoff Cousins, Managing Director, Jaguar Cars: «Our development is the best value for money. Jaguar XF has a good environmental standards and provides the necessary power and performance ».
7th place - BMW 530d Police
Last year, BMW introduced a whole family of police cars and one motorcycle for various security services UK. Among these models - business sedan 530d (F10). Under the hood of the car - a three-liter turbodiesel capacity of 245 liters. from. The car accelerates to 100 km / h in 6 seconds 1, and its maximum speed is 250 km / h.
The same engine is mounted on a police "three", which entered the armed police of the United Kingdom "bundled" with the 530d. Model BMW 330d Police car acts as an interceptor. All police "Bavarians" in the UK have diesel engines.
In addition to the police, "five" BMW is supplying the UK modified "three»
6th place - Lexus IS F Police
Another police car in the UK is the Lexus IS. Sports sedan is equipped with a 5-liter V8 engine capacity of 417 liters. from. The car accelerates to 100 km / h in 4, 6 seconds, developing a maximum speed of 250 km / h. According to the manufacturer, each instance of police Lexus been crafted in the amount of $ 50 thousand. (On-board computers, communication, etc.).
Employees of the police department of Yorkshire, Kingston, as well as the North and North East Lincolnshire themselves made a choice on which to drive a sedan. According to police, Lexus IS more than other machines suitable for law enforcement officers. The car served as the British from 2008 to 2010.
5th place - Dodge Charger Pursuit
Late last year, adopted the American police started to deliver brand new Dodge Charger Pursuit. Under the hood of this impressive sedan - a completely new V6 Pentastar of 3, 6-liter (253 hp..). The engine is equipped with variable valve timing system. As additional equipment the police invited 5, 7-liter Hemi V8 (344 hp..) With a system of fuel-saving MDS.
Heavy-duty brakes with ABS, front and rear stabilizer bars, 18-inch alloy wheels, electronic stability ESC, designed specifically for police harassment - all this makes the car ready for the active capture of the perpetrators.
4th place - Chevrolet Camaro Police
In 1998, when the police sedans Chevrolet Caprice went "retired", the city cops North Lake (USA, Texas) had to choose which next car order from GM. Without thinking twice, police stopped a sports coupe Chevrolet Camaro. The car had a petrol V8 under the hood of 5, 6 liters and developed 314 liters. a.
Police coupe accelerates to 254 km / h, passing the first hundred in 5, 5 seconds. Fuel consumption appropriate - to 18 liters per 100 km. On the Camaro Police installed a 4-speed automatic, specially designed for police modification. American police car served four years. The last batch of Camaro Police was released in early 2002.
3rd place - Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X Police
In 2008, Mitsubishi demonstrated the Lancer Evolution X Police Edition, designed for the London peace officers. As you can see, many of the participants of today's rating to "serve" or "serve" in the UK. Sports sedan equipped with a turbocharged two-liter DOHC MIVEC engine capacity of almost 300 liters. a.
Model Lancer Evo is also equipped with 6-speed gearbox with two clutches and system S-AWC (Super All Wheel Control), which controls the transfer of braking force and torque on each wheel individually. Cars running in the British capital since late 2008.
2nd place - Lotus Evora Police
Another "cool British politskar" occupies the second place of today's rating. Streetracers city West Midlands probably sleep longer at the end of last year, when the local police made an order for the first batch of Lotus Evora Police. Under the hood of a sports car - 3, 5-liter V6 rated at 280 liters. from. Due to low weight (1350 kg) car accelerates up to a hundred in less than 5 seconds and a top speed of 261 km / h.
The machine is available in the garage security service from the beginning of this year. It will serve the British police officer for at least another two years. Given that the Evora just two seats, the main purpose of the police sports car is the prosecution of offenders. Dangerous criminals in handcuffs in a car, do not tinker. Is that in the boot, which, by the way, is 160 liters.
1st place - Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia
Here it is, probably the most famous of modern police car - Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Polizia. At least in order to ride in this sports car, you can easily get to the traffic police in Italy. Inside the machine is a computer, video camera, radio, holsters for weapons.
The traffic police sports car leads 5, 2-liter "dozen" power 552 liters. from. The car can accelerate to 325 km / h, gathering hundreds after 3, 7 seconds after launch.
Interestingly, in addition to the standard equipment for the police model of Gallardo Polizia is equipped with a medical kit: Heart installing electrical shock and a defibrillator to restore the normal rhythm of the heartbeat after resuscitation, and a refrigeration unit for the transportation of donor organs for transplantation. Besides the pursuit of violators of these machines are used as emergency medical care on the autobahn.
Since 2008, the Italians were armed with only a few of these sports cars. One of them had already split. According to the driver, he and his partner patrolled the streets, when suddenly from the territory of filling popped another car. To avoid a head-on collision, the driver of the police Lambo was forced to turn to the parking lot and crash into cars standing there. People suffered minor injuries, but the car is beyond repair.