Which Automaker Should Build The Next Presidential Limo?

The Beast is now five years old and due for a replacement. Since President Obama's eventual successor can't just roll around in any random old hooptie, the Department of Homeland Security is seeking automaker bids to make a new one. Who wants in? » 3/12/14 11:30am 3/12/14 11:30am

Why JFK's Limousine Stayed In Service For 13 Years After Dallas

You would not be blamed for assuming the Lincoln Continental used by President Kennedy on that horrible day 50 years ago was immediately retired. You would, however, be wrong. The Lincoln that saw the assassination of one leader and the near death of another remained in service. Why? » 11/22/13 12:40pm 11/22/13 12:40pm

Now You Can Own The Second-To-Last Convertible JFK Ever Rode In

Thanks to the events of November 22, 1963 in Dallas, we don't put U.S. presidents in convertibles anymore. But the black 1961 Lincoln Continental presidential limousine was actually the second convertible President John F. Kennedy rode in when he arrived in Texas. Now you can own the first. » 10/10/13 4:45pm 10/10/13 4:45pm

Obama's New Presidential Limo: The Features

President Obama's new Presidential limo's been nicknamed "The Beast" by the Secret Service. We call it "Cadillac One." Either way, here's the low-down on the features inside this armored Cadillac-badged beast of burden. [via Telegraph] » 1/20/09 3:40pm 1/20/09 3:40pm

Obama's New Presidential Limousine: First Video!

Here's the first video of President-elect Barack Obama and his Cadillac-emblemed, truck-platformed, GM-built new Presidential limousine from this morning. That circular depression on the door? Later today, the Presidential seal will be affixed there. » 1/20/09 10:40am 1/20/09 10:40am

Presidential Gatling Gun-Equipped Suburban Badder Than New Cadillac…

Barack Obama's getting a Cadillac-styled new Presidential Limo tomorrow. While nice, we're more interested in the Gatling gun-equipped Suburban that follows Cadillac One. Here's video of the bullet-spraying Chevy in action. » 1/19/09 1:00pm 1/19/09 1:00pm

Obama To Get New, Giant Truck-Based Cadillac Presidential Limo

UPDATE: Obama's New Cadillac Limo Officially Unveiled!
With a new president set to take the office, GM is working on a new version of "Cadillac One" for President-Elect Barack Obama — and it's a monster. According to our sources, the new President's state car may look like a stretched Cadillac DTS but is actually based… » 11/10/08 12:30pm 11/10/08 12:30pm

What Would Be Your Ideal Presidential Limo?

If you're like us, you're working on President's Day (what would Taft think?). While there is much of the presidential life that interests us, we're most consumed with the thought of the massive transportation fleet at your disposal: planes, boats, helicopters and cars... oh so many cars. Presidential limousines have… » 2/18/08 11:30am 2/18/08 11:30am