Donald Trump just received a new limo from General Motors and it is called “The Beast.” Of course, that car for the most important person in the free world is impenetrable and extremely expensive.
GM doesn’t want to talk about this, but the Secret Service leaked some info about this car.
Andrew Lipman a spokesman for Cadillac wrote in an email: ”We cannot comment on this.”
This week was a premiere for this new limo in New York and this car also has a twin version that travels with the Trump’s motorcade.
Jeffrey Adams a spokesman for the Secret Service mentioned in an email:”This vehicle, a 2018 Cadillac, continues the Secret Service’s legacy of providing state-of-the-art technology and performance to its protective mission.”
Currently, no one knows the price of this car, but GM won contracts worth close to $16 million for a limo development from 2014 through 2017 and back in 2010 they won a $35 million contract from the Secret Service for a new presidential limo.
What is so special about this limo from GM
The exterior of the limo has armor plating, which is reportedly 8 inches thick, the door of the limo weigh the same as the doors in Boeing 757. Windows are bulletproof and 5 inches thick. The tires on this beast of a car are bus size tires and even they get flat they can ride on them for several miles. This car is even protected from chemical attacks by perfectly sealed interiror.