Dubai Police has commissioned four Audi Q7s and two Audi R8s to its illustrious fleet of patrol cars. The police department is well-known for having a combination of supercars and hypercars including the rare Aston Martin One-77 and Ford Mustang customised by Roush Performance.
The latest addition, Audi R8 is the most powerful and fastest production car ever built by the German automaker. Powering the model is a 5.2-litre V10 engine which produces 602bhp of power and 560Nm of peak torque.
The R8 sends its power to all four wheels through its latest Quattro all-wheel drive system. The supercar also features a 7-speed S-Tronic dual-clutch transmission.
The Q7 is Audi’s flagship SUV model and it offers luxurious comfort. The SUV also offers up to 27 percent less fuel consumption than its predecessor. The engine is a 4.2-litre diesel unit that makes 322bhp and 760Nm of torque.
Ali Al Nabooda, General Manager Audi, Al Nabooda Automobiles said, “This comes in the context of the commitment of Dubai Police HQ and Al Nabooda Automobiles together to raise awareness among young drivers, and improve standards of traffic and public safety.”
The exotic car fleet of the Dubai Police includes Bentley Continental GT, BMW i8, BMW M6, Brabus Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG, Bugatti Veyron, Lamborghini Aventador, Nissan GT-R, Lexus RC F, etc.
In October 2016, the department also added a Mclaren S570 to its fleet. The car is capable of doing a top speed of 338 km/h.