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1986 Severe Service Package Ford Mustang – CHiPs LX
1986 CHiPs Mustang

1986 Severe Service Package Ford Mustang – CHiPs LX

Filed in Ford Mustang by on May 9, 2017 • views: 739

  What would Ponch and Jon think about Phil Sanchez’s ’86 CHP SSP Mustang? For one thing, the Mustang coupe would’ve gotten Ponch and Jon out of the rain–on the rare occasion rain falls in Los Angeles. For another, they would’ve appreciated the performance from the Special Service Package–a 5.0L high-output V-8, five-speed transmission, 3.08:1 […]

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Recent Articles #2

Boones Mill Police Chevy B4C Camaro
Boones Mill Police Chevy Camaro

Boones Mill Police Chevy B4C Camaro

Filed in Chevy Camaro by on May 9, 2017 • views: 619

Above is a photo of the 1998 Chevy Camaro B4C that spent 6-years with the Boones Mill Virginia Police Department. The Camaro and Police Chief Lynn Frith became famous for enforcing the speed limit on US 220 in Boones Mill Virginia. (Boones Mill Police Chief Lynn Frith with the 1998 Chevy Camaro) It’s on that […]

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Jorge Trevino’s 1991 SSP Mustang
Jorge Trevino's 1991 SSP Mustang

Jorge Trevino’s 1991 SSP Mustang

Filed in Ford Mustang by on May 9, 2017 • views: 610

The Mustang SSP was a lightweight police car package based on the Mustang Fox-body and produced by Ford between 1982-1993. The car was meant to provide a speedier option for police departments in lieu of the full-size sedans on the market at the time. The SSP abbreviation means Special Service Package, a special Fox-body trim […]

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The Ohio State Highway Patrol IROC-Z Camaro
Ohio State Highway Patrol Camaro

The Ohio State Highway Patrol IROC-Z Camaro

Filed in Chevy Camaro by on May 9, 2017 • views: 1049

  The first Chevy Camaro to come in to the Ohio State Highway Patrol’s possession was actually a white Camaro that was confiscated as part of a drug seizure (circa 1990-1991). The car car didn’t see any duty patrolling the roads, and was purely a public relations vehicle (parades, etc). Not longer after, the Ohio […]

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The Michigan State Police Ford Mustang
Michigan State Police Ford Mustang

The Michigan State Police Ford Mustang

Filed in Ford Mustang by on May 9, 2017 • views: 901

  This semi-retired ’92 Mustang SSP still serves an active role with the Michigan State Police In the more than 90 years of the MSP, tradition has infused its operations and public presence, perhaps no more visibly than the distinctive blue state police vehicles. Of course, the cars have changed with the times, but they’ve […]

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The West Virginia State Police Turnpike Camaro’s
West Virginia State Police Camaro

The West Virginia State Police Turnpike Camaro’s

Filed in Chevy Camaro by on May 9, 2017 • views: 561

In the late 1980’s, the West Virginia State Police were patrolling the West Virginia Turnpike with Chevy Camaro’s. I’m not sure how many were used, or for how long, so if you have any information, please submit more info and or photos by using the blue CONTACT button at the bottom right of the page. […]

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1982 Ford Mustang SSP – Highly Pursued
1982 SSP Mustang - Highly Pursued

1982 Ford Mustang SSP – Highly Pursued

Filed in Ford Mustang by on May 8, 2017 • views: 491

  Imagine if you can, driving along California’s Pacific Coast Highway in your new Porsche 911. We’re talking 1982, so you’re cruising along at a pretty good clip knowing that the California Highway Patrol’s big Dodges are no match for your nimble sports car. Then imagine your surprise when your rearview mirror fills with the […]

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Minnesota State Patrol SSP Mustang views: 92

Minnesota law required that Minnesota State Patrol cars be maroon, but specially marked patrol cars could be any color, and were required to have the Patrols emblem on the right (passenger) door only. This SSP Ford Mustang was one of twenty original Mustangs purchased, and only one of four that was Shadow Blue Metallic. You […]

Ohio State Highway Patrol 2013 Camaro views: 88

The Patrol will use this 2013 Chevrolet Camaro as a show car at fairs, displays and speech details after it was forfeited to the state of Ohio this summer. A Trooper stopped the vehicle on June 2, 2015, for a speed violation on I-75 in Wood County. A strong odor of raw marijuana led to a […]

El Dorado County Sheriff Jeep’s views: 185

The Rubicon Trail is a 22-mile-long route, part road and part 4×4 trail, located in the Sierra Nevada of the western United States, due west of Lake Tahoe and about 80 miles east of Sacramento. The Rubicon Trail is legendary with off-road enthusiasts, and Jeep even named one of their models after it. Thousands of […]

Kansas Highway Patrol 1992 SSP Mustang views: 525

Being a SSP Mustang enthusiast that grew up in Kansas City, Aaron has always wanted a Kansas Highway Patrol SSP Mustang. He finally got that chance when a former Kansas Highway Patrol 1992 SSP Mustang showed up for sale. Aaron purchased the car and quickly began disassembling it for restoration. Having access to a lift […]