AutoComplete: Ford debuts first police-rated hybrid cop carPlus: F1 legend's supercar guns for US, and Jeep builds the Hellcat of SUVs.
Here's what's making news on road show. Hybrid police cars are nothing new, they've been on meter maid duty for years. But now, Ford has introduced its police responder hybrid sedan and says it's the first pursuit rated gas electric cop car. This fusion based cruiser has been comprehensively updated for police duty cycles, including getting certified on stringent police agency tests for durability, speed, and maneuverability. expected to double the fuel efficiency of other cop cars it is headed for New York and L.A. soon. Open wheel racing legend Emmerson Fittipaldi is rating his first ever super car and it's coming for you rich America. The EF7 GAR is a carbon fiber wonder designed by Italy's (inaudible) and Emo says he expects half of its production to come to the US The track only car is powered by 600 horsepower V8 and is expected to cost $1.5 million, if you happen to get one give us a call. The world didn't know it needed a 707 horsepower SUV but here it is, this is the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk and it's a hell cat powered stick in the eye to BMW's X5M and Porsche's Cayenne Turbo Said to debut at this weeks New York Auto Show, the Trackhawk guns to 60 miles an hour in just three and a half seconds and tops out at 180. Jeep says it's the most powerful, quickest production SUV. We're going to enjoy finding out. Find more on these stories over at theroadshow.com, we'll talk to you tomorrow.