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Dubai cop's R2.2m Ferrari

2013-04-18 09:23

BAD BOYS, BAD BOYS, WHATCHA GONNA DO... The Dubai Police are confident they can chase down criminals in their latest patrol car – a Ferrari FF. Unless of course they use a Bugatti Veyron as a getaway car. Images: Automedia

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Seems Dubai police have a thing for Italian speed: They've added a R2.2-million Ferrari FF to their line-up of patrol cars.

Photos carried by the Emirates 24/7 online newspaper show the car getting the green-and-white colors of Dubai's police force.

The Ferrari joins the even more fabulous, though less functional Lamborghini Aventador and the Chevrolet Camaro in the Emirate’s law enforcement motor pool.

The 485kW V12-powered FF is capable of reaching 334km/h.

Dubai plans to have its cars roll through tourist zones in yet another expression of the city's endless pursuit of glitz.

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