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How is Armormax different?

Here are some of the key ways Armormax differentiates itself in the armored vehicle market: Weight Advantage: Lighter Armor Technology: Unlike traditional options that utilize .....

Feb 29 2 Min read

Can I test Armormax materials?

Absolutely! Testing Armormax materials is not only allowed but also encouraged. If you find yourself intrigued by the robustness, resilience, and overall performance of Armormax .....

Dec 05 1 Min read

Can I rent an armored vehicle from Armormax?

In the world of vehicle security, Armormax stands out as a leading provider of armored vehicles. However, when it comes to the question of renting .....

Dec 05 1 Min read

How can you build an armored car?

Armormax specializes in building and manufacturing of armored cars. Since 1993 we have be designing and shipping the world's best and strongest vehicle on the .....

Nov 30 1 Min read

Are armored doors heavy?

The concept of armored doors often conjures images of impenetrable fortresses, but it also raises a valuable question: are armored doors heavy? Let's dive into .....

Sep 26 1 Min read

What is the difference between runflat bands and runflat rollers?

When it comes to armored vehicles and ensuring their continued mobility during challenging situations, terms like "run-flat bands" and "run-flat rollers" often come into play. .....

Aug 31 2 Min read

Should I armor the post pillars?

When considering the armoring of your vehicle, every aspect matters, including the post pillars. These vertical supports play a significant role in a car's overall .....

Aug 24 2 Min read

Why should I armor my Maybach?

Seeking a harmonious blend of opulence, security, and sophistication? The Maybach is the epitome of luxury and with Armormax protection it offers an unparalleled experience, .....

Aug 21 1 Min read

How Often Should I Armor my Car?

If you're considering armoring your car for security and protection, you may wonder how often this process should be undertaken. Armoring a vehicle is an .....

Jul 31 2 Min read

Can I Sell my Armored Car?

If you own an armored car and are considering selling it, you may be wondering about the options available to you. At Armormax, we understand .....

Jul 13 2 Min read

Is it Legal to Own an Armored Vehicle?

Bulletproof vehicles are designed to offer enhanced safety and protection, making them an attractive option for individuals with specific security concerns. However, before investing in .....

Jul 13 2 Min read

Simple Reminders for Driving Your New Armored Car

Congratulations on your new armored car! As you embark on your journey with enhanced security and peace of mind, it's important to remember a few .....

Jul 12 2 Min read

What Kind of Maintenance is Required For My Armored Car

After investing in the armoring of your vehicle to enhance your safety and security, it's crucial to prioritize post-armoring maintenance. Proper maintenance ensures the continued .....

Jul 12 2 Min read

How to Take Care of My Bulletproof Windshield

Caring for your bulletproof windshield is crucial to ensure its long-lasting performance and optimal protection. Regular maintenance helps preserve the clarity and functionality of this .....

Jul 12 2 Min read

Should I Consider a Bomb Proof Blanket?

In an ever-changing world where security concerns are prevalent, it's essential to be well-informed about the available safety measures. Bomb blankets are one such tool .....

Jul 11 2 Min read

Does Armormax® have used armored vehicles currently in-stock?

Our used vehicle armored car selection is constantly changing, so to check if we are currently selling any Contact Us and we will let you know .....

Aug 18 1 Min read

How do I get my car to an Amormax facility to have it armored?

Not a big fan of long road trips? Armormax® has your back. Our expansive vehicle transport network stretches across the United States and beyond, ensuring .....

Aug 18 2 Min read

Who is driving armored vehicles?

Anyone can drive an armored vehicle. It is a common misconception that only famous people or the military drive armored cars. Although many celebrities, politicians, .....

Jun 25 2 Min read

Are armored vehicles in-stock or built to order?

While armored vehicles are typically crafted to order, We occasionally will have a collection of armored vehicles for those seeking immediate protection. Discover the world .....

Jun 22 2 Min read

How long does it take for a vehicle to be armored?

When it comes to armoring a car, many factors come into play, influencing the duration it takes to complete the process. Customization and the level .....

Jun 18 2 Min read

Is armoring a car customizable?

Yes! At Armormax, we believe in providing tailored solutions that prioritize your safety and preferences. Our commitment to customization starts from the very beginning of .....

Jun 18 2 Min read

Why should I get an armored car?

In today's global landscape, the rise of danger has reached unprecedented levels. What were once rare occurrences have sadly become all too common. Random attacks .....

Jun 18 1 Min read

Can I armor a bus?

Yes, you can! You can get any bus reinforced to your exact specifications with our armored bus inventory. From government buses, tour buses, coaster buses, .....

Jun 18 2 Min read

What part upgrades are required on armored vehicles?

If you're considering armoring your car for enhanced protection, it's essential to understand the upgrades your vehicle will need to ensure top-notch security. Armoring involves .....

Jun 17 2 Min read

Is Armormax available for my vehicle?

Yes, Armormax® is available for your vehicle. Armormax® is the armoring authority that offers high-end, quality bulletproof protection for all types of cars. Armormax® is .....

Jun 17 1 Min read

Is the G Wagon bulletproof?

No, the Mercedes G-Wagon from Mercedes does not come standard with bulletproof protection, but vehicle armor can be added. Even after adding protection to the .....

Jun 15 3 Min read

Why is the Cadillac Escalade a popular armored vehicle?

Looking for a vehicle that seamlessly blends luxury, comfort, and top-tier security? Look no further than the Cadillac Escalade. Renowned for its passenger-centric design, the .....

Jun 10 2 Min read

What makes the Toyota Land Cruiser a popular armored vehicle?

For over six decades, the Toyota Land Cruiser has held its reputation as one of the most remarkable SUVs in the automotive world. Renowned for .....

Jun 07 1 Min read

Is the Mercedes Maybach bulletproof?

While Mercedes Maybach vehicles don't come standard with armor protection, the new Mercedes-Maybach S600 Guard offers vehicle armor. The Maybach Guard comes at a steep .....

Jun 03 1 Min read

Will the Tesla Cybertruck be bulletproof?

According to Tesla, the body of the Cybertruck is strong enough to withstand impact from a 9 mm handgun round. The body of the Cybertruck .....

Jun 02 1 Min read

What kind of armored vehicles do you offer?

In a world where safety is paramount, Armormax® stands as the vanguard of armored vehicle innovation. We're not just in the business of armoring vehicles; .....

Jun 01 1 Min read

Is it possible to visit one of our armoring locations or facilities?

Absolutely, you're more than welcome to visit one of our Armormax® locations! Our doors are open, and we're excited to give you a peek into .....

Jun 01 2 Min read

Where can I get a low-profile armored vehicle?

Armormax® can provide low-profile armored vehicles for government and residential clients around the World. Low-profile armored vehicles are mainly designed to use for VIP/personal transportation .....

Jun 01 1 Min read

What does ballistic mean?

When it comes to armored vehicles and personal protection, you may come across the term "ballistic." But what does it actually mean? In this blog .....

May 28 2 Min read

Are run-flat tires repairable?

No! Run-flat tires are designed with a double layer side wall inside the tire strong enough to hold the vehicle up for a period of .....

May 27 1 Min read

How are the armoring levels for a vehicle best explained?

In a world where safety is paramount, Armormax® stands as a beacon of innovation, dedicated to safeguarding the passenger compartment of your vehicle. We specialize .....

May 26 2 Min read

Will armoring my car change its exterior look?

When it comes to armoring your vehicle, a common question often arises: does the process alter the exterior appearance of your cherished ride? The short .....

May 26 1 Min read

How do run-flat tires work?

Run-flat inserts from Armormax® are not like conventional tires, which require air to stay hard. The run-flat tires have a reinforced sidewall that allows these .....

May 04 3 Min read

What are the best bomb blankets available?

Bomb blankets are effective against blast and hand grenade fragments, most fragmentation caused by pressure or electrical explosions, and most pipe bombs. These blankets combine .....

May 04 1 Min read

What are some uses for armored car accessories?

The standard armoring options shield the passengers in the vehicle with opaque and transparent ballistic armor available in different ballistic protection levels. Enhanced protection upgrades .....

May 04 1 Min read

How do vehicle floor fragmentation blankets work?

Vehicle floor fragmentation blankets might sound like a complex term, but in simple terms, they are crucial safety features designed to protect you and your .....

May 04 1 Min read

Where can I get a smokescreen for my car?

What is a smokescreen for cars? A smokescreen for cars is a specialized defensive system that releases a dense cloud of smoke to obscure the .....

May 04 1 Min read

What are some armored car accessories?

In addition to armoring packages offered by Armormax®, clients have the option to choose between multiple armored car accessories and other optional equipment. All of .....

Apr 27 1 Min read

How can I protect my fuel tank?

Protecting your fuel tank is crucial as it ensures the safe operation of your vehicle. A compromised fuel tank can lead to leaks, fuel loss, .....

Mar 16 2 Min read

Where can I buy parts for my bulletproof car?

  If you're looking to buy parts for your bulletproof car, Armormax® is a reputable manufacturer and supplier of armored vehicle parts and accessories. They .....

Mar 16 1 Min read

Do you offer financing at Armormax®?

Yes, for those who wish to have their own armored vehicle, Amormax® can arrange a financing facility for them to buy and insure the armored .....

Mar 16 1 Min read

How can I get news about Armormax®?

As the leading experts in the armoring and bulletproof security industry, we provide you with the most up-to-date and appropriate information to keep you safe .....

Mar 16 1 Min read

Are there immediately available armored cars?

Yes, if you are someone who has a perceived risk or just wants something safe to protect yourself and your family, you can check our .....

Mar 16 1 Min read

Where can I find armored trucks?

So, you're interested in finding armored trucks, huh? Well, you've come to the right place! Let's talk about where you can find these tough vehicles .....

Mar 16 2 Min read

What are the best bomb blankets available?

Bomb blankets are effective against blast and hand grenade fragments, IEDs, most fragmentation caused by pressure or electrical explosions, pipe bombs, and DM-51 grenades. These .....

Mar 16 1 Min read

How do bomb blast suppression blankets work?

In a world where security and safety are paramount, the Bomb Blanket emerges as a beacon of reliability and cost-effective protection. This versatile tool, meticulously .....

Mar 16 2 Min read

Where can I get ARMORMAX® riot shields?

ARMORMAX® is an internationally recognized company providing reliable armoring solutions anywhere in the World. Our best support and services are available all around the World. .....

Mar 16 1 Min read

What is a road tack dispensing system or spikes?

Tack dispensing system is one of the options offered by ARMORMAX® for bulletproof vehicles. We can equip your vehicle with road tack dispensing to increase .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

Does ARMORMAX® install added options on their bulletproof vehicles?

Yes! We install customized added options on bulletproof vehicles. We assure additional protection for armored vehicles by adding customized features on demand of our clients. .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

Is there a car smoke screen system for sale?

Armormax® provides a smokescreen system option on our armored vehicle packages that we build into the vehicle. This effective smoke screen technology efficiently and accurately .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

What can you use bulletproof cars for?

Bulletproof cars provide a fearless experience of driving, and with every new day market of bulletproof cars is skyrocketing, especially in the U.S., it is .....

Mar 02 3 Min read

How to convert a vehicle from left-hand drive to right-hand drive?

  You can convert a vehicle from left-hand drive to right-hand drive. The conversion process of a vehicle from LHD to RHD is not an .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

Where can I get a low-profile armored vehicle?

In the realm of armored vehicles, a fascinating category exists, known as low-profile armored vehicles. These remarkable machines are purpose-built to excel in VIP and .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

What are some bulletproof off-road vehicles?

Bulletproof off-road vehicles are actually all-terrain vehicles with foolproof protection, whether they are military vehicles or vehicles you need for adventure purposes. For working from .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

Where can I armor up my SUV, truck, or sedan?

ARMORMAX® is the name associated with quality in designing and manufacturing both light armored and fully armored vehicles. You can trust our manufacturing and delivering .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

Can I get military armored vehicles for sale used?

Yes! ARMORMAX® offers military armored vehicles for sale. These machines of iconic brands are a delight for military item lovers. We offer our medium to .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

Where are bulletproof cars for civilians for sale?

ARMORMAX® provides civilian armored vehicles for sale in the USA and around the World. We design and produce a wide range of armored vehicles, including .....

Mar 02 1 Min read

How can I ship my armored vehicle?

Can I ship my armored vehicle safely? Yes, you can safely ship your armored vehicle with proper planning and the right shipping company. To ensure .....

Jan 28 2 Min read

Who are some run-flat tires manufacturers?

If you are looking for the tire and not the runflat insert (see here from Armormax) as they are two different products. All season run-flat-tires .....

Jan 28 1 Min read

Where can I get bulletproof tire inserts?

What are bulletproof tire inserts? Bulletproof tire inserts are specialized protective layers made of advanced materials, designed to enhance the security of your vehicle's tires. .....

Jan 28 2 Min read

What are some of the best bulletproof Ford Transit alternatives to consider? 

Bullion vans, cash-In-Transit trucks and bulletproof bank trucks are engineered for the transportation of currency, bullion, precious metals and valuable belongings. When it comes to .....

Jan 28 2 Min read

Do you sell used armored Ford trucks?

Yes! We sell used armored Ford trucks and sometimes it is better to armor your existing version than upgrade to a new version. Don’t buy .....

Jan 28 1 Min read

Can you customize my existing non-armored Ford Transit?

Looking to transform your non-armored Ford Transit into a secure, versatile vehicle? At Armormax, we specialize in customizations that enhance functionality, safety, and comfort. Security .....

Jan 28 1 Min read

Can you armor a used vehicle, can I bring you my own car?

When it comes to armoring vehicles, many individuals wonder whether it's possible to armor a used vehicle or bring their own car for the armoring .....

Jun 15 2 Min read

Do you provide armored vehicle kits?

Yes, Armormax® provides armored vehicle kits. We only ship vehicle kits out on a case-by-case basis and only approved materials from our US headquarters. The .....

Jun 15 2 Min read

Where is bulletproof glass made?

Armormax® has different facilities where the bulletproof glass is manufactured. The custom made bulletproof glass that is optically advanced, highly resistant, and transparent, which is .....

Jun 15 1 Min read

What is ballistic steel?

Okay, so you've heard about ballistic steel, but what exactly is it? Well, it's a special kind of steel that's super tough and can handle .....

Jun 15 1 Min read

Can I rent my armored car?

Yes, in certain countries we provide armored car rentals. Through the representatives of Armormax®, you can easily rent out your armor vehicle for a specific .....

Jun 15 1 Min read

How thick is armor plating?

The thickness of armor plating used by Armormax® starts at 2mm and goes all the way up to 22mm on the armor. While the Armormax® .....

Jun 15 1 Min read

How much money do armored trucks carry?

Curious about how much money those big armored trucks can carry? Well, buckle up because we're about to dive into the world of cash transportation .....

Jun 15 2 Min read

Is bulletproof glass legal to install?

Yes, the installation of bulletproof glass in private cars is entirely legal, and anyone can install bulletproof glass for protection in their vehicle (we recommend .....

Jun 12 2 Min read

Where can I find street-legal armored cars?

Are you searching for street-legal armored cars? Armormax offers a range of vehicles that combine luxury, safety, and legality. Our armoring solutions meet stringent regulations, .....

Jun 12 1 Min read

Is a Dodge Charger a luxury car?

Dodge Charger car is usually not considered in most luxurious vehicles, but it also offers a long list of standards and optional features. Dodge Charger .....

Apr 20 1 Min read

How do bomb blankets work?

This piece of protecting equipment is designed to mitigate blast detonations to minimize the risk of secondary fragmentation by the improvised explosive device (IED). Bomb .....

Apr 20 1 Min read

Can I buy Armormax® ballistic shields for my police department?

Yes, it is the best you can do for the protection of law enforcement or a group with the perceived threat. This ballistic shield by .....

Apr 20 1 Min read

How fast is the Dodge Charger Police car?

The Dodge Charger is exclusively made for law enforcement, and it is one of the fastest American police cars of all time (see also the .....

Apr 20 1 Min read

Can I Buy Retired Police Cars?

Yes, you can. When Police agencies upgrade their fleet of vehicles, they sell the old ones to the places where they have been refurbished and .....

Apr 20 1 Min read

How far can you drive on a damaged run-flat tire?

We can put runflats (runflat inserts) on almost any tires as long as we have the rim. We take the original tires and put inside a .....

Apr 15 1 Min read

How much does bullet resistant glass cost?

Bulletproof glass, a hallmark of modern security, isn’t a one-size-fits-all solution. It comes in various rating levels and configurations, each impacting its cost. Understanding these .....

Apr 15 4 Min read

How thick is ballistic glass?

In the realm of vehicle security, Armormax® sets the gold standard with its innovative ballistic glass solutions. Our commitment to precision and protection is unwavering, .....

Apr 15 1 Min read

What is the VIN # for my bulletproof car?

If you own a bulletproof car or are considering buying one, you may have come across the term "VIN." But what exactly is a VIN, .....

Apr 15 2 Min read

Are BMW windows bulletproof?

No - standard windows from the OEM manufacturer are typically not bulletproof. If you want bulletproof windows you will need to reach out to Armormax .....

Apr 14 1 Min read

Are Humvees or Hummers armored?

Not all of them. The HMMWV was designed primarily for personnel and light cargo transport behind front lines, not as a front line fighting vehicle. .....

Apr 14 1 Min read

Can civilians drive armored vehicles?

Yes – we have thousands of vehicles in the United States and being used around the world. It is legal to own and drive the .....

Apr 14 2 Min read

What parts of the vehicle do you armor?

When it comes to armoring your vehicle at Armormax we offer a variety of armoring options, but knowing the difference between partial and full armoring .....

Apr 14 2 Min read

What are the armoring standards?

When it comes to making cars safer, there are certain standards that armored car manufacturers follow. These standards help ensure that the armored vehicles provide .....

Apr 14 1 Min read

How do Armormax vehicles perform in the event of a car accident?

Armored vehicles are renowned for their advanced security features, protecting occupants against external threats like bullets and explosions. But what happens in the unfortunate event .....

Apr 14 2 Min read

Do I provide the car or can you source it?

Both, Armormax® clients bring us vehicles all the time and we also help them source-specific vehicles. Generally, Armormax® can save our clients money through the .....

Apr 14 1 Min read

Who is International Armoring Corporation®?

International Armoring Corporation® (IAC) is a premier vehicle armoring company that armors all makes and models of cars and trucks while helping maintain the vehicle’s .....

Apr 14 2 Min read

Is bullet proof glass legal?

Yes. Bulletproof glass can be used in a variety of fields from vehicles to banks to home protection. The glass is designed to protect individuals .....

Apr 14 2 Min read

Where is Armormax located?

We have facilities around the world where we manufacture closer to our clients needs. Our headquarters are based in Utah where we have been shipping .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

Can you supply the base vehicle to be armored?

Yes! At Armormax, we offer the convenience of purchasing the car you desire and then proceeding to armor it for you. Whether you have a .....

Apr 12 2 Min read

How long will it take to armor my vehicle?

Individuals can bring their vehicles into one of our facilities or we can purchase your vehicle for you. The armoring process depending on the package .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

What is the Armormax®️ material?

The Armormax®️ material is a multi-laminate of synthetic fibers sealed with thermo-plastic coating.  Developed in 1993 as well as improved upon throughout the years, by .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

What tint can I have on my bulletproof glass?

Armormax glass can be tinted to any percentage needed (and per client request). We recommend you adhere to your local laws where the vehicle will .....

Apr 12 2 Min read

Can any vehicle be armored?

Armoring vehicles is a specialized process that can be applied to most cars, but some are better suited for it than others. Here's what you .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

Do I need an export license to ship my bulletproof car?

No and Yes. See our export guidelines here. Why an Export Compliance Program? For reasons of national security, the United States Government has asked exporters .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

Are police cars bulletproof?

Yes - some police vehicles come equipped with various Armormax packages. We design our armoring technology to fit a variety of vehicles and have specialty .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

How much does a bulletproof windshield cost?

Pricing will vary based on the type of windshield and protection level. You can expect to pay anywhere from $4,000 to $18,000 with shipping for .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

How can I determine what level of armoring I need?

Armor levels are determined by each individual’s perceived threat and location of the vehicle's use. The level shows the amount of security provided by a .....

Apr 12 2 Min read

Can you install run-flat tires?

Yes. Run-flat tires will carry you, safely, for around 40 miles (80 kilometers) at 50 miles per hour (100 kph) – depending on road conditions. .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

Are bullet proof tires real?

The correct terminology is “runflat tires”.  These “runflats” allow a vehicle, generally, to travel up to 60 miles after the tire has been deflated depending .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

How is Armormax® different from Kevlar?

Our company does not use Kevlar. We have designed and implemented our own armor that is not only stronger than Kevlar but more suited for .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

Do you offer bespoke, luxury vehicles?

Absolutely.  We have done Aston Martin - DB9 and Rapide, Maybachs, a Ferrari, Bentley multiple high conversions on Range Rovers, luxury 45' passenger buses, etc. .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

Can you roll down bulletproof windows?

Yes - see also, can armored car windows go up and down? Can my bulletproof car have operable windows? We have several specialized motors depending .....

Apr 12 1 Min read

How many armored vehicles are around the world?

Understanding the actual amount of armored vehicles worldwide requires looking beyond military arsenals to include personal security vehicles accessible to the public. Let's take a .....

Apr 11 2 Min read

How is Armormax different from ballistic steel?

Armormax® is the ultimate in lightweight ballistic armoring material. As a combination of composite materials and strike face plus our proprietary sealant with  IAC® is .....

Apr 11 1 Min read

Can I buy bullet proof glass for my car?

If you're considering enhancing the security of your car, you might be wondering if it's possible to buy bulletproof glass. Bulletproof glass is designed to .....

Apr 11 2 Min read

Where can I buy private armored vehicles for sale?

See also where can I buy pre-owned bulletproof cars? Yes, you can own an armored vehicle as a private citizen, company, or individual that has .....

Apr 11 1 Min read

How much does a bulletproof car cost?

The Cost of armoring depends on a number of factors. First: is the level of protection - handgun? High powered rifle RPG/Armor piercing?  This is .....

Apr 11 1 Min read

Are armored trucks bulletproof?

Once any vehicle has undergone the armouring process, that vehicle becomes bullet-resistant up to the specific level of protection that is purchased by the client. .....

Apr 11 3 Min read

Do you have videos showing your products?

Yes, we do. We also invite anyone to visit us to see for themselves. Are you interested in seeing how durable Armormax vehicles? See here: .....

Apr 11 1 Min read

When was the first armored car made?

The roots of armored vehicles dig deep into history, but the birth of the modern armored car unfolded in the late 19th and early 20th .....

Apr 11 2 Min read

How much weight does the armor add to my vehicle?

When it comes to armoring vehicles, one common concern is the added weight it may bring. Understanding the impact of armoring on the weight of .....

Apr 11 2 Min read

How much does Armormax cost?

Understanding the Cost of Armormax: A Comprehensive Guide Armormax offers a unique solution in the world of armored vehicles, providing customizable protection at a competitive .....

Apr 09 2 Min read

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