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INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is pleased to announce it will be exhibiting in the 2023 International Armoured Vehicle Expo – showcasing its cutting-edge armored vehicles and comprehensive defense solutions. As the world’s largest armored vehicle expo, the event will bring […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is proud to announce it will be exhibiting at this year’s Aidex tradeshow – featuring INKAS® field-proven armored vehicles that have been deployed in humanitarian aid and disaster relief missions around the globe for over 25 […]

INKAS® is excited to announce it will be taking part in the 2022 Land Forces Exposition – showcasing its innovative armored vehicles and comprehensive aerospace and defense capabilities. As the region’s largest land defense expo, Land Forces 2022 will bring […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is excited to release the coveted Armored Cadillac Escalade “Chairman” VIP edition – enhancing the latest generation Escalade with unparalleled security, luxurious customized interiors, and an entirely reimagined in-vehicle control system for a truly first-class experience.


INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is proud to announce that its armored Toyota Land Cruiser 300 has officially received VPAM VR7 ballistic and ERV2010 blast certifications – exemplifying the precision engineering and in-field performance that INKAS® vehicles are renowned for. Designed […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is proud to announce the recipients of the 2022 “Rising Star” scholarship which recognizes exceptional students who are pursuing a post-secondary education in Engineering and Business.

With an overwhelming number of applicants from across Canada and […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is pleased to announce that it has been named Exporter of the Year by CanadianSME Magazine for its exceptional performance in export initiatives. For over 25 years, INKAS has generated the majority of its revenue from […]

INKAS® Aerospace & Defense is proud to announce that it will be exhibiting at the 2022 ISS World expo in Dubai – one of the largest events for regional law enforcement, intelligence, and homeland security analysts. ISS World presents the […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is excited to announce the opening of the 2022 application period for the “Rising Star” scholarship program which honours students who show great promise in the fields of Engineering and Business. Two exemplary post-secondary students will […]

INKAS® is proud to announce its new line of ultra-luxury VIP limousine buses, built upon the highly sought-after Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, to deliver the ultimate passenger experience for executives, professionals, and VIPs. True to INKAS® signature style, this line of limousines […]

INKAS® is proud to announce the official launch of its newest division, INKAS® Aerospace and Defense, which extends its expertise in progressive security solutions into strategic and tactical products and services offered to the global security and defense community. As […]

Last week a heated internet debate was sparked regarding the presence of United Nations armored vehicles in Toronto when a fleet of UN vehicles was spotted parked outside an INKAS® facility. Despite the rumors of the UN protecting the facility […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is proud to present the redesigned next generation of a vehicle that has become a symbol of luxury over the last two decades: the armored Cadillac Escalade. Fortified with INKAS® innovative protective solutions and certified armored […]

Today, INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing announces the recipients of the 2021 “Rising Star” scholarship which recognizes Engineering and Business students for their dedication in their fields of study.

With an overwhelming number of applicants from across Canada and the United […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is proud to announce expedited procurement of its vehicles for the United States government. INKAS® has increased its capability and capacity to deliver high-quality armored vehicles and fleets, which are now available through the U.S. General […]

The BMW X7 has built a reputation of luxury, power, and quality that makes it a symbolic high-end vehicle for individuals such as diplomats, politicians, executives, and VIPs. The vehicle’s OEM specifications make this model the perfect base for armoring, […]

At the start of 2020, INKAS® announced the expansion to a new manufacturing plant in Toronto, Canada – marking a major step forward in the company’s manufacturing capacity. Since the completion of the new plant in March, the facility has […]

INKAS® is pleased to announce its newly designed armored Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG VIP Limo, equipped with the latest luxury features, security and protection to set a new standard in VIP vehicles. The vehicle features exceptional safety and comfort to its […]

INKAS® is excited to add the exclusive Lincoln Navigator L to its wide range of armored luxury vehicles. In addition to its robust performance capabilities and powerful security features, the vehicle offers a modern exterior design matching OEM characteristics, and […]

INKAS® is committed to protecting the health and safety of its employees, vendors, and clients. In response to the growing concerns regarding COVID-19 (or 2019 novel coronavirus), INKAS® has been implementing and enforcing all necessary precautions throughout our operations:

  • We have […]

On January 28, 2020, The CanadianSME National Business Awards gala recognized and celebrated business accomplishments, leadership, and the significant contribution that small and medium businesses make to the Canadian economy.

INKAS® was thrilled to be awarded Innovation Business of the […]

Canada’s largest coachbuilder and manufacturer of armored and special purpose vehicles announces the acquisition of its newest facility in Toronto today, which will enhance its operational capacity and turnaround times. INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is set to begin production at […]

November 16, 2019 – Margarita Simkin, Co-Founder and Chairwoman of INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, is honored to be recognized during the 16th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. Ms. Simkin received the Gold Stevie® award for “Female Executive of […]

Over two decades of proven performance, INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has become one of the largest armored vehicle manufacturers in the world – delivering high quality protective vehicles for private, commercial and law enforcement purposes worldwide. As a global leader in […]

On November 6, 2019, The Toronto Region Board of Trade hosted the 9th Annual Business Excellence Awards, an evening awards gala celebrating the trailblazers of Toronto’s business community who have demonstrated exceptional growth, leadership and innovation.

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing was […]

Toronto, ON – Canadian Business and Maclean’s rank INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing amongst Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies on its annual Growth 500 list. Despite already being one of the largest armored vehicle manufacturers in the world for over two decades, the continuous innovation in […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing received two Stevie® Awards in the Company of Year category, Manufacturing and Automotive & Transport Equipment nominations, in the 16th Annual International Business Awards. To be celebrated in October in Vienna, Austria, the International Business Awards (IBA) […]

Known for its trailblazing approach within the security and defense sectors, INKAS® is proud to present the first-ever armored Bently Bentayga SUV. Quickly becoming one of the better selling models within Bentley’s lineup, the armored Bentayga is fitted with exclusive security features along with uncompromised luxury and comfort for its passengers.

“The Bentley Bentayga, when equipped […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has successfully reengineered it’s popular Sentry APC (Armoured Personnel Carrier) to now offer a Right-Hand Drive (RHD) version of its field-proven armored vehicle. The INKAS® Sentry APC is a tactical vehicle designed to serve in extreme […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing was proud to announce the 2019 winners of the INKAS® “Rising Star” Scholarships at the annual scholarship awards ceremony held this month at INKAS®’s corporate headquarters in Toronto. The scholarship recognizes outstanding post-secondary students who show […]

The new Mercedes Benz G-Class (sometimes called G-Wagon) has undergone a substantial redesign for the 2019 model year and due to its acclaimed legacy has been consistently sold out across most international channels. However, INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, was able […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is pleased to present its newly-released Armored Cadillac Escalade “Chairman Package”. This 2019 model is equipped with a multitude of luxurious features and quality attributes that uplift any passenger to a presidential level of comfort. The […]

INKAS® is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 “Rising Star” scholarship. Two winners were selected from a large pool of entrants from across Canada and The United States. The selection was based on student’s ambitions, self-motivation, leadership initiatives, […]

The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) announced that INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, a Canadian-based leader in the fabrication of armored vehicles, has been named the winner of the Beyond Borders, Medium Business Award at the 2018 Ontario Business Achievement Awards (OBAAs). This […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has received the 2018 Ontario Export Award in the Transportation Equipment category for its accomplishments in export growth and continuous contribution to the provincial economy. INKAS® is honored to be recognized by Ontario Export Award advisory […]

Time and time again, the North American leader in armored vehicle production, INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, does not cease to amaze with its new developments. Following its successful deployment of the INKAS® Sentry MPV earlier this summer, the company has […]

The armored vehicle industry is joining the ranks of Snapchat and Instagram by integrating augmented reality (AR) as a new way to entice its customers. The newly launched innovative INKAS® app allows anyone to view the INKAS® Sentry MPV and INKAS® Sentry […]

After the great success of the first edition Armored Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG, INKAS® is proud to announce a new and improved version with a refined interior cabin and upgraded components. The new release transforms an already-unique SUV into a bespoke, […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is pleased to announce the launch of the “Rising Star” scholarship program. Two awards will be granted to post-secondary students who show promise and excellence in the business and engineering fields of study. Winning students will each receive $1,500 CAD […]

After its successful debut at Canada’s Global Defence and Security Trade Show (CANSEC 2018), the company has released a video featuring its new INKAS® Sentry MPV.

The armored vehicle’s innovative multipurpose design has been specifically developed to accommodate the needs […]

As the legalization of cannabis for recreational use takes effect in many states, some of the finer details of exactly how this will be enacted are still a matter of intense debate. On the current count, there are 30 states […]

At this year’s CANSEC conference, INKAS® unveiled its brand-new Sentry Multi-Purpose Vehicle (MPV). The new Sentry MPV is a product of advanced development and unique technical design and has made its debut at Canada’s Global Defence and Security Trade Show, […]

A leader within its space – INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has repurposed its flagship armored personnel carrier, the INKAS® Sentry APC, into a civilian-grade vehicle. Originally designed for SWAT and law enforcement border control agencies, the newly-released INKAS® Sentry “Civilian Edition” caters to those […]

With a successful track record within European, African and South American markets, the unique cash-in-transit vehicle has been added to the INKAS® cash-in-transit fleet. Taking into consideration the increased number of mid-transport attacks and growing safety concerns, INKAS® has manufactured a […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, a world-leading vehicle armorer headquartered in Toronto, Canada, is proud to introduce a practical and discrete armored vehicle to its lineup – the Armored Toyota Sienna passenger van.

From the exterior, it would be nearly impossible to discern […]

INKAS® Group of Companies, a security conglomerate based in Toronto, Canada, proudly announces Mr. Arthur Yurovitsky as its Vice President of Marketing.

Arthur joined the INKAS® team over four years ago as a senior web developer and brings over a decade […]

INKAS® Group of Companies, an international corporation with a presence in a multitude of industries and geographies headquartered in Toronto, Canada, has signed an exclusive $18 million US dollar agreement with Kore Design Studio for production of its unique line of carbon […]

INKAS® has designed and deployed an innovative armored Iveco Daily 6 for cash management operations and transportation of valuable assets and equivalents. This new addition to the wide fleet of INKAS® vehicles is specifically designed for the European market and […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, a key player within the security industry, is growing and looking for skilled professionals to join its team in Toronto, Canada, and Sderot, Israel.

INKAS® is a company with strong foundation built on innovation, close customer relationships […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, a Canadian-based company specializing in production of armored vehicles for private, commercial and law enforcement purposes, has introduced its new line of technological integrations available for its armored vehicles at CANSEC 2017 in Ottawa from May […]

INKAS® Armored is delighted to announce its upcoming participation at the 2017 IACOA Annual Networking Conference, held on June 3 -4, 2017, at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel in Houston, Texas.

At the show, INKAS® will demonstrate its best-selling cash-in-transit […]

Over two hundred industry professionals took part in the Blue Line Expo, an event for the Canadian law enforcement community. The event was held on May 2nd at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario, and brought together the various sectors […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has been named as the Best International Business at the 2017 Chinese Canadian Entrepreneur Awards held by the Association of Chinese Canadian Entrepreneurs (ACCE). It is a very special trophy for the INKAS® team as it […]

INKAS® Group of Companies is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the 2016 Dinner with Scientists presented by Sinai Health System.

“INKAS® is pleased to be a part of this wonderful event” – said David Khazanski, CEO, INKAS® Group of […]

INKAS® is proud to be a winner of the Ontario Business Achievement Awards (OBAA) for its distinguished global expansion and increasing the company’s recognition. Hosted by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), the OBAAs is a yearly event that showcases some […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing accepted the Ontario Export Awards in the transportation category for its invaluable contribution to the provincial economy as a result of its stable growth from both revenue and workforce standpoints. This is the second time INKAS® has been […]

INKAS® is honoured to be recognized as a Corporate Marketer of the Year by the Canadian Association of Marketing Professionals.

The Canadian Association of Marketing Professionals (CAMP) is a not-for-profit organization for marketers to connect and grow, which helps them building their careers […]

INKAS® is proud to accept the 2016 Emery Award for Entrepreneurship for significant contribution to the Canadian marketplace and in the creation of wealth and employment. INKAS® Group of Companies has grown to become a multifaceted business with prestigious customers […]

The INKAS® Armored Chevrolet Suburban features the perfect balance between safety, performance and comfort. By implementing the revolutionary INKAS® lightweight armor and engineering expertise, the vehicle is always a great choice for those who need automated protection. To learn more, please visit:

INKAS® Professional Vehicle Manufacturing has announced Mercedes-Benz Sprinter “Diamond Edition” with upgraded interior design handcrafted with finest materials. For more information, please visit

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is honoured to announce that it has been named as a finalist in the 2016 Ontario Export Awards in the Transportation Equipment Category. The awards recognize our mission to bring business to Ontario helping us create additional […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has announced a new Hudson Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) to join its already-extensive fleet of special-purpose vehicles. This new vehicle – named the Hudson – has been specifically designed for SWAT, law enforcement and border patrol agencies, […]

Toronto, ON, September 28, 2016 – INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, a Canadian-based company specializing in the production of armored vehicles for private, commercial and law enforcement purposes, has introduced its new line of armored personnel carriers together with AZCAN Defence […]

INKAS® Group of Companies will be the Title Event Sponsor of the 2016 Exceptional Abilities Gala held by Reena Foundation.

Reena Foundation is hosting the 2016 Exceptional Abilities Gala to honour Chief Mark Saunders, who has been appointed the 10th Chief […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is honoured to announce that it has been named as a finalist of the Ontario Business Achievement Award (OBAA), Going Global category. The award recognizes excellence, innovation and leadership in Ontario’s export sector.

Focusing on the export […]

INKAS® Sentry, a unique armored personnel carrier, with an American five-piece girl group Fifth Harmony on board, stole the show at iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards red carpet in Toronto.

The members of Fifth Harmony who appeared at iHeartRadio MMVAs […]

INKAS® Group of Companies, a world-leading security solutions provider, has signed a multi-million agreement with ISP, LLC for research and development (R&D) and production of special purpose vehicles, safes and other integrated security products, systems and solutions. The project will […]

INKAS® demonstrated the new generation of its Sentry APC to the global defense and security industry leaders at this year’s CANSEC show hosted by CADSI on May 25-26 at the EY Center in Ottawa, Canada. The new INKAS® Sentry has been […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is pleased to unveil its new generation of Sentry armored personnel carriers (APCs) – multipurpose vehicles that have proved themselves as the best choice for extreme climate condition missions. The new INKAS® Sentry has been upgraded and […]

INKAS® Group of Companies is celebrating its anniversary as a leading provider of integrated security solutions. On Saturday, February 27th, more than 350 guests, including INKAS® employees, clients and partners, representatives of the financial sector, governments, embassies and diplomatic missions […]

On Tuesday, December 8, INKAS® Group of Companies held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the official opening of its new facility located at 3605 Weston Rd., Toronto. Manufacturers, business partners, media representatives and community leaders joined INKAS® to commemorate the […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has become the first manufacturer to release an armored sedan based on the 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600. The unique vehicle incorporates a heightened level of ballistic protection achieving a CEN 1063 BR7 rating while being discrete and […]

Just over 100 years ago, Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae wrote ‘In Flanders Field’ while serving in front lines at Ypres, Belgium.  Those words, recited every year, remind all of us about the sacrifice our nation has given in the pursuit of […]

INKAS® Group of Companies is honoured to receive the Global Reach Business Excellence Award 2015 from Toronto Region Board of Trade. The company is recognized for the continued expansion of its international presence with profitable and sustainable growth in exports.


Here at INKAS® we have a reputation for producing some of the most durable, dependable, and luxurious armoured vehicles on the planet. We make sure to go that extra mile to ensure your safety and that of your passengers with […]

The Ontario Export Award is the province’s most prestigious award that recognizes excellence, innovation and leadership in Ontario’s export sector. The award celebrates the activity and success of local businesses in global markets. It recognizes the province’s top exporters for […]

November 26, 2014 INKAS® takes safety seriously

At INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, we take safety very seriously. All of our materials are certified by third party organizations as well as tested at our own testing facility in Toronto, Canada.

Recently, we have received a new test certificate […]

On September 7, 2014 INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing team participated in the B&O Yorkville Run raising funds for one of the leading hospitals in Canada. INKAS® Armored is proud to support the highest priority needs at the hospital helping clinicians provide […]

On July 23, 2014 an armored vehicle manufactured by INKAS®
Armored Vehicle Manufacturing was under attack in Kaduna, Nigeria. Zero casualties are reported among the passengers in the vehicle.

“Thankfully only a small percentage of armored vehicles delivered by […]

We are pleased to announce a new armored personnel carrier (APC). INKAS® Huron is a multipurpose vehicle, which is able to protect its passengers in high threat environments within almost any climate condition. The vehicle is designed and equipped to operate […]

Toronto, ON – Major-General David Fraser, a decorated and experienced retired Canadian General joins INKAS Armored Vehicle Manufacturing as a director on its board.  An individual with extensive operational experience, he has commanded Canadian and international soldiers in Afghanistan, Bosnia, […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing has a truly global footprint when it comes to the production, deployment and ongoing service and support of bulletproof cars, armored SUVs, buses and cash-in-transit vehicles. In a recent visit to Accra, Ghana – INKAS® representatives […]

The U.S. have provided the United Nations with 10 armored vehicles to further assist their efforts in eradicating Syria’s chemical weaponry. Shipped recently, the United States spent $1.55 million obtained from the State Department’s Nonproliferation and Disarmament Fund to purchase […]

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing, in conglomeration with its sister-company, INKAS® Professional Vehicle Manufacturing is able to offer meticulously crafted armored limousine vehicles. With multiple models already in production such as Armored Mercedes-Benz G63 Limousine, Stretched Armored Cadillac Escalade and Lincoln […]

Toronto, ON – INKAS® is pleased to announce its successful enrolment into the United Nations Global Marketplace (UNGM) Program. Representing a global market exceeding USD 14 billion annually, the program strives to bring together UN procurement staff with its supplier […]

Toronto, ON – INKAS® Group of Companies is proud to announce a newly-integrated vertical under its INKAS® Armored Division offering replacement automotive parts and accessories of both armored or heavy-duty specifications as well as standard OEM and aftermarket specs. Utilizing […]

( E. Saumeth, Cartagena de Indias – La compañía canadiense Inkas Armored ofrecerá próximamente al Ejército y a la Armada colombianas sus modelos APC LAV-300, APV-300 y LAPV-100 4×4, como medios para dotar a las compañías Meteoro del Ejército y […]

INKAS LAPV is equipped with advanced blast and ballistic protection, handling and maneuverability, increased tires size, significantly improved ground clearance and optional Central Tire Inflation System.

The new model of the APC is upgraded with a new drive train and […]

The 2013 Mercedes GL-class has started to arrive to dealer showrooms all over the world, and we at INKAS Armored Vehicles have already started the work to develop the armoring package for this luxurious Sport Utility vehicle. We anticipate to […]

The long awaited Mercedes G63 is finally here.  To place an order for an Armored 2013 model, please contact us at [email protected]

Click here for more information about the Armored Mercedes G63

An ambassador of Bulgaria experienced an attack in the capital of Yemen on Saturday of May 12, Reuters said with a reference on the employee of the embassy of one of the western countries.

Three armed attackers approached a car […]

The global economic crisis increased the risk of regime-threatening instability in the form of social unrest and rebellion in many countries. Police forces require a vehicle which is versatile, provides superior protection and mobility.

To meet today’s market demand, INKAS […]

In today’s world more and more police departments, along with other security and law-enforcement organizations choose to equip their special tactical and first response teams with a vehicle that offers superior characteristics and ballistic protection for the crew.

INKAS Armored […]

The Robb Report recently featured INKAS on their October 2011 issue.

Click here to view the magazine.

INKAS Armored Vehicle Manufacturing  begins relocation to a recently acquired 160,000 sq.ft. manufacturing facility in Toronto, Canada.  The relocation is taking place in phases, without any shut downs and will not have a negative effect on current production schedule.

According to an inside source, Ford has cancelled any plans to fit their E-Series van line with a new diesel engine. Diesel van production stopped during the 2010 model year, after the 6.0L was discontinued. Ford was rumored to be […]

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INKAS® Armored has been featured in Canada’s leading newspaper, The Globe And Mail. Our Global Sales Manager, Phillip Daskal was invited to explain his experience in the business of armored vehicles, as well as, INKAS® Armored’s sales overseas.

Mr. David Khazanski and Margarita Simkin, General Managers of INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is being awarded the ISO Certification Plaque by Mr R.A. Oliver, Senior Partner, Consulting of Business Development Bank of Canada

January 24, 2011 INKAS® LAPV II

INKAS® is pleased to announce the release of its new 2011 INKAS LAPV II (APC) model ( This innovative vehicle is equipped with advanced blast and ballistic protection, handling and maneuverability, increased tires size, significantly improved ground clearance and optional Central Tire Inflation System.

Formula One world champion Jenson Button was left terrified after an armed gang tried to ambush his car in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Saturday night.


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February 13, 2008 INKAS/RENNTech MERCEDES S600

RENNtech and INKAS® Armored Vehicles Manufacturing are able to supply armored vehicles that guarantee safety and security while offering peace of mind for you and your family.

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