Designed and engineered to be America's high-performance police vehicle, the new 2012 Dodge Charger V-6 and V-8 models set new levels of performance — including the fastest lap time ever recordered (1:33.70) — at Michigan State Police's (MSP) annual Police Vehicle Evaluation tests earlier this week at Grattan Raceway in Belding, Mich.
In addition to the 370 horsepower and world-class performance and precision of the Dodge Charger Pursuit V-8 model, the 292 horsepower Charger Pursuit V-6 models held their own around Grattan Raceway, averaging the fastest times for naturally aspirated (1:37.71) and E-85 capable(1:37.57) six-cylinder police cars.
Rapid acceleration is also critical to quickly catching up to target vehicles, and the 2012 Dodge Charger Pursuit V-8 leads the police sedan segment with the fastest 0-to-60 to 0-to-100 mph times.
# 0-to-60 mph (5.83 sec)
# 0-to-70 mph (7.38 sec)
# 0-to-80 mph (9.18 sec)
# 0-to-90 mph (11.43 sec)
# 0-to-100 mph (13.65 sec)
► 2013 Dodge Charger Pursuit
Designed and engineered to be America's high-performance police vehicle, the 2013 Dodge Charger V-6 and V-8 provide law-enforcement with the best combination of tactical technology, safety, power, efficiency and iconic design.
Dodge Charger Pursuit V-6 delivers the fastest naturally aspirated or E-85 capable six-cylinder lap time at Grattan Raceway.
Charger Pursuit V-8 delivers 370 best-in-class horsepower for best-in-class acceleration performance needed for police-fleet duty, including 0-to-60 mph in less than 6 seconds:
0-to-60 mph (5.83 sec)
0-to-80 mph (9.18 sec)
0-to-100 mph (13.65 sec) *Michigan State Police (MSP) 2012 model year data
Wild Texas Police Chase
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Pasadena, Texas, 2 burglary suspects flee from police using a Dodge Charger (Bait Car).
Chase came to an end when the suspects ditch the car at a gas station, one suspect is arrested immediately while the other is picked up an hour later.
Secret Service and NYPD Unmarked Police Vehicles
New York City, May 2011. NYPD and United States Secret Service vehicles can be seen here in the vicinity of Ground Zero during the presidential visit of Barack Hussein Obama to celebrate the death of Osama Bin Laden. Forward flashing blue lights distinguish the USSS vehicles from the NYPD vehicles which only use red and white forward flashing lights.
Ultra Strobe Communications Tahoe PPV-Darien, IL PD
Police department new Tahoe PPV featuring new Federal Signal Valor light bar and IPX6 dual & tri-color LED light heads. Check out the steady burn white pattern on IPX6 light heads. Synced to take downs and alleys with Valor bar. Equipment sold and installed by Ultra Strobe Communications in Crystal Lake, IL
2013 Ford Shelby GT500 vs Cop Cars: Police Chase! - The Downshift Episode 17
What do you do when you have Ford's new 650 horsepower Shelby GT500 but can't reveal driving impressions until next week? On this episode of The Downshift, we take to the streets of Detroit to stage an impromptu car chase between the GT500 and the 2013 Ford Police Interceptor and 2012 Dodge Charger Pursuit police cars.
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LAPD Police Cruiser for 2012
LAPD Police Headquarters
Los Angeles, California
The department received from GM a patrol car planned for use in 2012. In addition an electric scooter was presented
2012 Dodge Charger Black and White Police Package Patrol Car
Whelen Liberty LED Lightbar, http://sirennet.com/ledliberty.html
Whelen Avenger Single Linear Super-LED Dash/Deck Light, http://sirennet.com/whavn1.html
SoundOff Intersector Mirror/Surface Mount Light, http://sirennet.com/soent2b3.html
Star Car, http://www.star-cars.net/