A 'GEM' of a Police Car

With diesel costing £6.50 per gallon, the same spent on electricity will run the fibre-glass car for 450 miles.

Published: 29-Jul-2008

With a 28mph top speed, it is unlikely to be catching any criminals.

However, this electric police car can do 50 miles without being charged and could be the face of the future for community support officers.

Britain's latest police car may look like a golf buggy, but it is capable of doing 450 miles per gallon.

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