This is what it's like to be shot at with an AK-47

Trent Kimball, CEO of Texas Armoring Corporation (TAC), was tired of customers asking if his company's bullet-resistant glass in its armored cars actually resisted bullets. So he did what any reasonable CEO would do: he asked his employee to shoot at him with an AK-47. It's loud, scary, dangerous, and completely… » 9/01/11 12:00pm 9/01/11 12:00pm

Armored Car Robbed by Armored Car Driver

We've all thought about it. Why don't those armored truck drivers just take the money and run? Well, turns out sometimes they do. USAToday, being leaders in infographics as opposed to actual coverage, has few details regarding James Parker's robbery of his Brinks truck. Seems the Gainsville, Florida man simply left… » 1/21/08 12:45pm 1/21/08 12:45pm

Virtually Indestructable Street Legal Ford F550

Right, so, this sucker has A9 armor plating (almost as butch as a tank) and a stonkin' PowerStroke turbo diesel which lets it go 105 mph. Perfect for taking the kids to soccer practice in Darfur. Expect fuel economy to be in the gallons per mile range. Hannibal, Murdock, BA and Face not included. [autoblog.nl] » 8/27/07 11:15am 8/27/07 11:15am

Safe Happens? Thieves Steal Plans From VW For German Chancellor…

The company all about showing how safe their cars are with the so-jarring-you'll-vomit commercials showed this week how un-safe they can be with things like plans for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's armored limousine. The plans for Merkel's un-pimped, yet stylishly bullet-resistant ride, along with her predecessor… » 10/12/06 10:36am 10/12/06 10:36am