Italian carabinieri got armored Jeep Grand Cherokee

Italian carabinieri got armored Jeep Grand Cherokee

November 1, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

SUVs strengthened the suspension and added special equipment

The fleet of the anti-terrorist unit of the Italian Carabinieri was replenished with 19 armored Jeep Grand Cherokee. Off-road vehicles received a special body color, LED flashing beacons in the grille, on the roof and tailgate, as well as enhanced suspension components.

All body panels police Grand Cherokee armored. To resist shots should also windshield and side windows, tires. Inside, there are seven-inch tablets running on Android, through which carabineers can connect to the database of the Italian police, the National Association of Insurance Companies and local traffic police.

All Jeep Grand Cherokee are equipped with a 3.0-liter V6 Multijet diesel engine with a capacity of 190 horsepower and 440 Nm of torque, an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive Quadra-Drive II with an electronically controlled differential and traction control system Selec-Terrain.

In June, the concern Fiat Chrysler Automobiles handed over an off-road vehicle Jeep Wrangler, specially prepared for patrolling beaches, to the Italian police.

The car was equipped with flashing beacons, a siren, a radio station, a mount for weapons, as well as an option package called the Mopar One Pack with increased by 51 mm ground clearance and 32-inch all-road tires.