A series of articles about the new Presidential Limo

The next Limo http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/12/new-presidential-limo-contract_n_4950279.html This is Request for Quote for the vehicle - Next Generation Presidential Limousine Development https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=79bec0446b6dc572950f9079088173f7&tab=core&_cview=0 A drawing of the Presidential … [Read more...]

A First Person Account of a Vehicle Ambush – by Frank Gallagher

On December 6 of 2003 Ambassador L. Paul Bremer, the presidential envoy, who had been chosen to oversee the rebuilding of Iraq was ambushed in his vehicle. This is a first person account of the attack told by the person who was responsible for his protection December 6, 2003 As Ambassador Bremer came out of his meeting with Secretary of Defense Rumsfeld and Abdul Aziz Hakim (head of the … [Read more...]

My Top 3 Armored Vehicles

On the Security Driver and Training Facebook Group I posted an article that appeared in a magazine titled “The 3 Best armored cars” I commented “This is what happens when a Journalist writes about armored cars?, and mentioned that I don’t agree with the writer. The article http://www.thegentlemansjournal.com/cars-3-of-the-best-armored-cars/ One of the Group members asked “what would be my … [Read more...]

Articles About – Presidential Limo – Anatomy of a Motorcade – A Good Guys Ambush

A great graphic and article of the Presidential Limo - The Beast http://www.autoweek.com/article/20131018/CARNEWS01/131019838 An inside look at how armored vehicles are made. http://www.autoweek.com/article/20131018/CARNEWS01/131019850 The Anatomy of a Motorcade, From Sweepers to Rear Guard http://www.wired.com/culture/culturereviews/magazine/16-09/pl_motor How about that - The … [Read more...]

AUTOWEEK – SPECIAL SECURITY ISSUE

This is the cover of a special security issue from Autoweek magazine. As you can see from the cover it is all about security and vehicles, it is available for download (99 cents) from the App Store, to find it, search for Autoweek. There are other articles concerning security vehicles - good stuff. From the magazine - “Who's controlling your car? Recent advances mean it might not be you. Our … [Read more...]