Fords Armoured Truck
Do you like to be prepared for any situation? Maybe you’re a fan of the military aesthetic or perhaps you just love Mad Max (Mad Max Fury Road Cars Could Now Be Yours!). Whatever your reasoning, you can be excited at the idea of having your very own armoured truck in your driveway. The vehicles is from 2017 and is formally known as the Terradyne Gurkha L.A.P.V. (Light Armoured Patrol Vehicle). It’s informally referred too as the Super Duty Ford due to the car it’s based off.
This absolute beast has weight reduced B4 rated armour plating. It comes with a tonne of customization, which will cost you a pretty penny so if this truck is to your style, be aware that being this prepared will set back. The mods included are things like a dual fuel tank, where the primary tank holds 40 gallons and the reserve tank is double that capacity at 80 gallons. It also has surround lighting so you can light up everything around you, nothing will stay out of sight for long. The armoured truck is based on a 6.7-liter V-8, and has big 20 inch internal off-road tires. This way no terrain will provide a challenge for you new truck.
Is It Worth It?
It depends on the individual but if you ask us it’s definitely worth the price to have an absolute unit of a vehicle. Other cool features that might help push your decisions include a roof escape hatch, encase you need to get out quickly or end up on the side. You also have reverse sensors and reverse cameras so that’s your blind spot covered, but even if you reverse into something, I’d be more worried about what you hit. It has internal air compressors, a winch and fox shocks. If this seems like your kind of ride, it’s up for auction on Collecting Cars. A fully online auction.