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LAPD Chooses BMW i3 Over Tesla Model S 8
Posted by John Halas in BMW, BMW i3, Electric Vehicles, LAPD, Police Cars, Reports, Tesla, Tesla Model S on 06 8th, 2016

BMW’s i3 electric hatch may be struggling to win regular consumers in the US these days, but it managed to win a bid to supply the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) with 100 units for its transportation fleet.
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The LAPD Gets A Tesla Model S P85D And A BMW i3 11
Posted by John Halas in BMW, BMW i3, Electric Vehicles, LAPD, Police Cars, Reports on 09 11th, 2015

Two new special loaners were added today to the Los Angeles Police Department's (LAPD) fleet, including a stupidly fast Tesla Model S P85D and the less impressive, but rather cute –for lack of a better word- BMW i3.
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Video: Lenco BearCat LAPD SWAT Vehicle in Jay Leno’s Garage 28
Posted by Malcolm Hogan in Armored Cars, Automotive, Ford, Jay Leno, Jay Leno's Garage, LAPD, Lenco, SWAT, video on 11 28th, 2011

The folks at Lenco, known for outfitting military, SWAT and other law enforcement armored vehicles, send Jay Leno a Lenco BearCat LAPD SWAT vehicle to check out. This armored mammoth-of-a-vehicle sits on a Ford F550 chassis, is powered by a twin-turbo 6.7-liter diesel engine, weighs almost 9,000 pounds and has opening portholes big enough for your weapon of choice, or your favorite bear claw donut at the drive through.

Hit up the video below as LAPD SWAT office Mark Nee takes Jay Leno for a full tour and test-drive in the Lenco BearCat Armored SWAT vehicle.

Source: Jay Leno’s Garage