Tesla Cybertruck Police Cruiser Will Fight For Tourists Shots In Dubai

From the Porsche 918 to the Lamborghini Aventador and Bugatti Veyron, the Dubai police department has some of the most impressive patrol cars on the planet.

The lineup is about to get bigger, as they just announced that the Tesla Cybertruck will be ready to serve and protect the streets of the city located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The announcement was made on Twitter by the Dubai police force, with the year 2020 written in the caption.

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However, the company won’t begin production of the electric pickup until late 2021, given that there won’t be any delays, something that Tesla is famously known for, and the range-topper will hit assembly the following year. Thus, we can assume that the Dubai police has placed a reservation for it, one of the 250,000 made so far, according to Elon Musk’s tweet posted on Wednesday.

Accompanying the caption is a rendering of the Cybertruck that shows it dressed in the specific white and green livery. The vehicle will patrol the major areas popular with tourists, like Burj Khalifa, La Mer, Jumeirah Beach Residence and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, reports ArabianBusiness, quoting Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri.

In another social media post, the Dubai police announced that yet another exciting ride has joined their fleet: the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S. The German super saloon was referred to as “a qualitative addition to the luxury patrols in the department”, which will “be stationed in different tourist spots and landmark areas across the emirate”.

 

Dubai Police adds Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S to its fleet Dubai Police has recently announced the addition of the new Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S to its fleet of luxury patrol cars. HE Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, said that Dubai Police Force has always sought, through the introduction of its supercars fleet, to enhance security presence in tourist destinations, such as the Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Jumeirah Beach Residence and La Mer, while upgrading the police's systems at the same time. During the announcement, HE Al Marri was briefed about the car features which is powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 making 639 horsepower and a maximum torque of 900 Nm. All that throbbing energy is routed through a nine-speed automatic and the AMG-tuned 4Matic all-wheel-drive system. It acceleratesfrom 0 to 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds, and claims a top speed of 315 km/h. Meanwhile, the Director of Tourist Police Department at the General Dept. of Criminal Investigations, Lt Col Dr. Mubarak Saeed Salem Bin Nawwas Al Kitbi, said that Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S is a qualitative addition to the luxury patrols in the department, pointing out that the new sports coupe would be stationed in different tourist spots and landmark areas across the emirate, going around to serve the public and provide them with necessary police information and advice. "The addition of the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S increases the number of luxury patrol vehicles in the Dubai Police fleet to 15", he added.

Posted by Dubai Police – Official Page on Monday, November 25, 2019

 

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