Barack Obama presidential cars that become observers of the automotive world on hold is the Cadillac One, the product of General Motors (GM) Cadillac specially designed to protect the United States number one person in his official daily activities.
Limousine commonly called The Beast has a special specification like war tanks to protect life of Obama. Although the U.S. Secret Service did not initially launch Cadillac One detail to the public for security reasons, but eventually opened to the public as well. What kind of advantages?
Armed with the framework of medium-sized trucks and reinforced with Kevlar and 5-inch-thick metal on the stand under the car that resistant from bombs and grenades.
The combination of exterior Cadillac STS and DTS. Made of hardened steel, titanium, aluminum and ceramic-coated to resist attack metal-penetrating bullets.
Armored bulletproof 8 inch thick and weighs the same as the door of a Boeing 757. The driver’s door-penetrating bulletproof metal (armor-piercing bullets) and can only be opened a maximum 3-inch-wide for security reasons, and facilitate the driver to pay a toll ticket or speak with the presidential guard beside them.
Specially trained by the CIA in dealing with any critical security situation.
Standards, but the dashboard features GPS tracking and communications centers.
Capacity of 4 people with bulletproof glass partition. Only Obama had the opening switch. Larger window size than the previous presidential car. Have a “Panic Button” if there are security issues.
Computers equipped with Wi-Fi access, satellite phones which have a direct connection to the Vice President and the Pentagon.
Equipped with a barrier layer of impact and a special foam to prevent explosion of the tank, although a direct hit and fire.
Reinforced with Kevlar, tear resistance and rupture, with steel reinforcement. Allow cars to run in full speed, in any tire conditions.
Hold Oxygen supply and Firefighting system.
Equipped with a shotgun, night-vision, and tear gas cannons. There was a tube containing the blood of the President, if needed emergency blood transfusion.
Flag of the United States and the Presidency is on the front fender with LED feature to highlight the flag at night.
Engines & Fuel Consumption
6500cc diesel engine. The maximum speed of 60 miles per hour (96 km / h).
Fuel consumption is about 8 miles per gallon.