Why more armored cars are being produced? Check out these 16 facts

10/30/2018

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The driver and passengers in an armored vehicle have more time to respond to the attack.

It goes without saying that no one can claim the absolute peace anywhere on earth with an alarming increase in crime.

And for this reason, the greater demand for security accordingly augments. Governments are working on reimburse their security with stricter criteria for recruitment and larger numbers of policemen but it is, still, not enough.

So the common people, especially people of the higher class have to equip themselves with self-protection first, hence the growing figures of armored vehicles in production.

Putin's limousine running on the road

This kind of vehicle is driven by armies, governments or affluent people only

Let’s see What armored vehicles have that make it a must for them to have one:

1. The fastest bulletproof car

With its ability to reach 60 mph in about 3 seconds, the Armormax Tesla Model S P100P is also the fastest bulletproof car.

Video: World's Fastest Bulletproof Car - Tesla P100D with a 60,000 PSI Waterjet - Giveaway

2. Loading capacity

An armored vehicle carrying coins can have a weight of 27 tons or 54 thousand pounds which is quite the same as a humpback whale.

3. The run-flat tires

Those special tires continue to deliver a best drive range of 80 kms after they were shot blown out or deflated.

4. The average price for an armored vehicle

Normally, an armored vehicle may cost you about $120,000 (~N46m), but some also cost higher such as an armored Bugatti that used to be priced at $3 million (~N1.16b).

an armoured vehicle

Normally, an armored vehicle may cost you about $120,000 (~N46m)

5. Time to reach the moon

An armored car, at speed 60mph, takes less than 6 months to reach the moon (from the earth).

6. Safety

The risk of dying in a normal car is about 1/5,000 while an armored car give your more chance in an accident with 1/30,000.

7. The total number of armored vehicles on earth

It is 100,000 units that are still working for different purposes of its owners worldwide.

8. Equipment of bomb detectors and fuel tank paralyzer.

The September 11 attacks made used of fuel tank explosions, which was a hint for the armored vehicle manufacturers to equip latest armored vehicles with bomb detectors and fuel tank lock or paralyzer.

an armored car used in army

Run-flat tires continue to deliver a best drive range of 80 kms after they were shot blown out or deflated

9. Second-highest death rate on duty

PrivateOfficer.com revealed the armored truck officers ranks second to the nightclub security guard as the highest death rate in a battle field.

10. Popularity

Only a small number of people drive an armored vehicle. This kind of vehicle is driven by armies, governments or affluent people only.

an armored car the was fired at its rear

The driver and passengers in an armored vehicle have more time to respond to the attack

11. Target of attacks

Most of the attacks on armored vehicles focus in the glass the only part the occupants can be spotted.

12. More time to respond to attacks

Attackers need an average of 6 secondes to do their job, so the driver and passengers have more time to respond to the attack.

an yellow armored vehicle

PrivateOfficer.com revealed the armored truck officers ranks second to the nightclub security guard as the highest death rate in a battle field

13. The most popular armored vehicle

Besides the best seller Corolla, Toyota is holding the record for best seller in terms of armored vehicles, it is the Toyota Landcruiser.

14. International Armoring Corp, - a unique manufacturer

Collaborating with more than 300 venders, this manufacturer make armored vehicles built from upgraded suspension parts, wiring, and tapes.

the angular front of an armored vehicle

An armored car, at speed 60mph, takes less than 6 months to reach the moon (from the earth)

15. International Armoring Corp.

The corporation is known for making all kind of armored vehicles out of a typical model such as, Maybach S62, Chevy Trucks, and Volkswagen Beetle.

16. Leading armoring companies

They are INKAS Armoured Vehicle Manufacturing which just unveiled the armored Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG, Alpha Armoring Panzerung GmbH, Texas Armoring Corporation, and Amornax.

the amored Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG built by INKAS

The armored Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG is built by the famous brand INKAS

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