World Cup Players, Spectators Need Armored Cars

World Cup Players, Spectators Need Armored Cars

Even the most casual soccer fans have turned their eyes on Brazil for the World Cup. Not only are millions watching online and on television, but about 50,000 people will attend the World Cup. World-wide events like this mean plenty of important – and usually wealthy – people will be in attendance. And with these kinds of crowd and exposure, security is of the utmost importance.  In fact, over the […]

Cyclone Takes to the Streets of LA in Call of Duty Advanced Warfare Promo

It’s not every day an armored military vehicle rolls down the streets of Los Angeles. But then again it’s not every day the Cyclone Armored Personnel Carrier is the star of a major video game conference promotion.  The Streit USA Cyclone was part of a promotion for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare, the latest game in the Call of Duty series. Call of Duty was heavily promoted at the recent […]

Armored Cyclone Part of New Call of Duty Advanced Warfare Video Game Promo

Armored Cyclone Part of New Call of Duty Advanced Warfare Video Game Promo

Now we can add “video game star” to the list of credits for our Cyclone Armored Personnel Carrier. This armored vehicle was part of a recent promotion for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare, the latest game in the Call of Duty series.  The Streit USA Cyclone was on display at E3 2014, a major video game convention earlier this month in Los Angeles. Attendees had the chance to get shuttled […]

Armored Vehicles Put Variety of Weapons to the Test

Armored Vehicles Put Variety of Weapons to the Test

Our goal at Streit USA it to create armored vehicles that offer a high level of protection from any number of weapons and bullets.  During the armoring process, we use welded steel construction because of its proven effectiveness in defeating various threat levels. The same goes for our bullet-resistant glass panels that feature a multi-layered lamination of glass and polycarbonate layers. An inner layer of thicker polycarbonate helps prevent glass […]

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Run-Flat Tires Are an Important Part of Armored Vehicle Safety

If you’ve ever had a tire blow out while driving 75 mph down the interstate, you know it can be dangerous. Not to mention the fact it gets your heart racing. Well, imagine having a tire blowout while trying to escape gunfire.  Watch any crime show on TV and where’s the first place people shoot a car? The tires. Of course, the idea is that a car with flat tires […]

Celebrities Take to Armored Cars for Protection

Celebrities Take to Armored Cars for Protection

As a society we often take our cues on the latest trends from celebrities. Whether it’s hairstyles, clothing or the latest and greatest handbag, we like to know what our favorite TV, music and movie stars are wearing, eating and even driving.  A fast-growing trend among Hollywood’s elite is the armored vehicle – everything from an armored Mercedes, armored BMW or even an armored Bentley. With the threat of stalkers […]