Oil-rich Dubai Police department adds 400 Ghiath Smart Patrols, dubbed the world’s most advanced police car, to its fleet.
The 400 examples are expected to be supplied to the Dubai police department over the next five years.
They will join the first batch of 10 custom-built vehicles delivered during World Police Summit at Expo 2020.
Oil-rich Dubai Police department has added four hundred (400) Ghiath smart police patrols to its fleet in a deal worth 196 million dirhams ($54.4 million or about ₦22.6 billion in Nigerian money).
The acquisition was announced by Commander-in-chief of Dubai Police, Lieutenant General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, during the official launch of the second generation of the Ghiath Smart Patrol.
The 400 examples will be delivered over the next five years, joining the first batch of 10 custom-built, highly advanced security vehicles delivered during World Police Summit at Expo 2020
The Ghiath is manufactured in partnership with Dubai-based supercar maker, W Motors, known for making the the limited edition $3.4 million Lykan HyperSport and Fenyr SuperSport models.
Al Marri said they were delighted with the outcome of the Ghiath Smart Patrol project and appreciate the support of W Motors in realising this cutting-edge patrol car that has now joined Dubai Police’s fleet.
“The features and capabilities of the Ghiath are exactly in line with our requirements and allow us to stay at the forefront of international security vehicle standards.
“Both Dubai Police and W Motors have a shared vision for continuous advancement in the mobility sphere, and our officers look forward to using Ghiath to ensure public safety in Dubai,” he added.
The Ghiath Smart Patrol is one of the most advanced security vehicles in the world, and the first W Motors car to be fully produced in the UAE at the company’s Dubai Silicon Oasis facility.
“We are proud to have delivered the first Ghiath Smart Patrols to Dubai Police. This is a milestone not only for W Motors, but for the UAE’s automotive industry as we pave the way for manufacturing high-tech and pioneering vehicles locally.
“From design and engineering to innovative software development, with Ghiath we have created a state-of-the-art security vehicle that is now ready for duty.
“This is only the start of our partnership with Dubai Police, with many more exciting collaborative projects yet to come,” said Ralph R. Debbas, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of W Motors.
The Ghiath Smart Patrol integrates highly advanced technologies, functionality, and reliability. Its exterior features include emergency lights, police lights, side steps, a 360-degree deployable camera, 8 exterior surveillance cameras, and a facial and license plate recognition system.
The interior has integrated 16-inch central screen, a powerful onboard computer linked to the main control centre, a large passenger display, an android tablet connected to the dispatcher, a driver behaviour camera, in-cabin monitoring and front ADAS.