The Truth About Cars » cop cars http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Explorer, Incognito: Ford Adds More Stealth to its Police Interceptor http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/explorer-incognito-ford-adds-stealth-police-interceptor/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/explorer-incognito-ford-adds-stealth-police-interceptor/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2016 19:00:05 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1320266 It’s getting harder and harder to recognize cop cars in your rearview mirror. First, Ford dropped the long-serving Crown Victoria police cruiser, whose telltale headlights could be spotted from the moon, and now the rooftop light bar is fading into history. Today, the Ford Motor Company announced a new factory option for the 2017 Police […]

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It’s getting harder and harder to recognize cop cars in your rearview mirror. First, Ford dropped the long-serving Crown Victoria police cruiser, whose telltale headlights could be spotted from the moon, and now the rooftop light bar is fading into history. Today, the Ford Motor Company announced a new factory option for the 2017 Police […]

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Night Flight Of The Silver Ghost. An On Request Future Writer Story http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/night-flight-of-the-silver-ghost-an-on-request-future-writer-story/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/02/night-flight-of-the-silver-ghost-an-on-request-future-writer-story/#comments Mon, 25 Feb 2013 06:00:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=478816 Some claimed yesterday that David Hester’s views of a government-issued Panther are more desired than his discussion of D.I.Y. engine mods. You ask for it, you get it today. How’s that for service? Also, be judicious with your comments about his prose. David may be a rookie writer, but he’s a seasoned cop, and he […]

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Some claimed yesterday that David Hester’s views of a government-issued Panther are more desired than his discussion of D.I.Y. engine mods. You ask for it, you get it today. How’s that for service? Also, be judicious with your comments about his prose. David may be a rookie writer, but he’s a seasoned cop, and he […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: Carmelo Anthony Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-carmelo-anthony-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/10/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-carmelo-anthony-edition/#comments Wed, 03 Oct 2012 14:44:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=462579 The exalted community of Panther-platform enthusiasts has a term for people who deliberately make their Crown Vics look like working undercover/plainclothes police cars: “wackers”. You can’t call this fellow a “wacker”. “Wack”, on the other hand… TTAC reader and occasional deep-background contributor “Curvy McLegalbriefs” spotted this on the road in the District of Columbia and […]

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The exalted community of Panther-platform enthusiasts has a term for people who deliberately make their Crown Vics look like working undercover/plainclothes police cars: “wackers”. You can’t call this fellow a “wacker”. “Wack”, on the other hand… TTAC reader and occasional deep-background contributor “Curvy McLegalbriefs” spotted this on the road in the District of Columbia and […]

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The Three Best Cop Car Opening Sequences In The History Of Television http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/the-three-best-cop-car-opening-sequences-in-the-history-of-television/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/the-three-best-cop-car-opening-sequences-in-the-history-of-television/#comments Mon, 13 Feb 2012 10:57:38 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=430665 I am amply qualified to make the call on this topic. I have been a TV addict since I was a preschooler in the late 50s, and I still consider television to be the finest educator in my life, so I believe that I can make a well-informed opinion about the medium. The fact that […]

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I am amply qualified to make the call on this topic. I have been a TV addict since I was a preschooler in the late 50s, and I still consider television to be the finest educator in my life, so I believe that I can make a well-informed opinion about the medium. The fact that […]

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The Booth Babe Chronicles: Outrun This http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/the-booth-babe-chronicles-outrun-this/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/07/the-booth-babe-chronicles-outrun-this/#comments Tue, 06 Jul 2010 09:23:09 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=360280 Happy Hangover Tuesday! I trust you’re all in good spirits despite possibly imbibing too many good spirits over the holiday weekend. Nothing a nice nap in the county lockup won’t cure. Yup, chances are at least one or two of you were given an introduction to the ins and outs of traffic, DUI or public […]

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Happy Hangover Tuesday! I trust you’re all in good spirits despite possibly imbibing too many good spirits over the holiday weekend. Nothing a nice nap in the county lockup won’t cure. Yup, chances are at least one or two of you were given an introduction to the ins and outs of traffic, DUI or public […]

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