The Dodge Charger had the quickest acceleration at lower speeds — 0 to 20 mph, 0 to 30 mph, and 0 to 40 mph.
But the Ford Police Interceptor had the best times going 0 to 50 mph, 0 to 60 mph and 0 to 100 mph.
A heavy SUV going faster than a fast sedan in a pursuit ratings test is notable, Terry said.
How fast is a police car?
The Police Interceptor Utility version of the upcoming SUV was quicker and faster than any other pursuit vehicle in the latest round of the benchmark Michigan State Police tests. Powered by a new 3.0-liter turbocharged V6, the all-wheel-drive Ford accelerated to 100 mph in 13.59 seconds and hit a top speed of 150 mph.
What cars can outrun cops?
Police cruisers definitely offer significant power (most squads drive Dodge Chargers and Ford Crown Victoria Inspectors), but these 11 new cars beat them every time.
- Ford Mustang GT.
- Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.
- Nissan 370Z.
- Audi R8.
- Ford Focus ST.
What is the fastest police car in the United States?
The 2020 Ford Police Interceptor Utility is the fastest cop car in the USA and also the most high-tech, with a fuel efficient hybrid option and a threat detection system. The new Ford Police Interceptor Utility is the fastest police pursuit vehicle in the U.S.A..
How much horsepower do cop cars have?
Since power is one of the most important things in a police pursuit vehicle, the 2018 Dodge Charger Police Pursuit is equipped with a 3.6-liter Pentastar® DOHC 24-valve V6 engine. This high-spec engine easily delivers up to 292 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque.