Even the Most Popular Cars, like a Toyota Camry, Can be Armored

Even the Most Popular Cars, like a Toyota Camry, Can be Armored

If you look at the best-selling cars from January 2015, you’ll see a theme: foreign-made economy cars and American-made pickup trucks. Autoblog.com lists the top 10 most popular cars with vehicles like the Toyota RAV4, Honda Accord, Honda CR-V and Toyota Corolla on the list. Topping the list was the Ford F-Series, followed by Chevrolet Silverado and Ram 1500-3500.  While vehicles like the Nissan Altima and Toyota Camry might seem […]

Blending in Could Cut Down on Armored Bank Truck Robberies

Blending in Could Cut Down on Armored Bank Truck Robberies

News reports of armored car robberies seem to have increased recently. Just this month, an armored bank truck traveling from Massachusetts to Florida was hijacked near Raleigh, NC, when it pulled over on the interstate because of engine trouble. Robbers made off with 275 pounds of gold bars.  In February, an armored car driver shot a suspect in an attempted robbery outside a Virginia bank. Also in February, a security […]

Even the Coolest of Cars Need Protection

Even the Coolest of Cars Need Protection

Some cars just ooze coolness. In fact, their cool factor is off the charts. Think Dodge muscle cars like the Challenger and Charger along with the Dodge Viper, a Ferrari 458 Berlinetta or the McLaren MP4-12C. Add to that mix rugged off-road vehicles like the Jeep Wrangler and you have a fleet of sweet rides.  But what’s even cooler is when one of these vehicles is armored.  Several Dodge vehicles […]

Streit USA Represented at IDEX, a Major Defense Conference

Streit USA Represented at IDEX, a Major Defense Conference

Streit USA Armoring President Eric Carlson traveled to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, for the 12th International Defense Exhibition and Conferences (IDEX). About 1,200 companies from around the world showed off their products and offerings in the field of defense and security last week during the conference. Governments, businesses and armed forces representatives came together to review the latest in defense technology for land, sea and […]