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Report: Obama to Use GM Limo

General Motors might be on hard times these days, but Barack Obama apparently plans to ride in a GM-build limosine for the inaugural parade, the Detroit News reports. According to the article, the limo, which will replace a 2006 model used by President Bush, has these specs:

heavy armor that is reportedly at least 5 inches thick for the vehicle. The limousine also has run-flat tires, bulletproof glass and a completely sealed interior to ward off a chemical attack, among many other high-tech security features. It also has electronic communications equipment

By David A Nakamura  |  January 6, 2009; 5:25 PM ET  | Category:  Parade
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