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What kind of car do you recommend bringing to post, given the terrain, availability of parts, burglary/carjacking risks, etc.? What kind of car do you advise not to bring?

No personal vehicles allowed. . .most staff don't get out much. If you do it will be in an armored SUV. Important note: women should bring scarves to cover their heads when leaving the compound, including to wear in the vehicle. Burqas are common attire in Afghanistan, but foreign women do fine with long sleeves, long pants or skirt, and a head covering. - Jun 18, 2014
If you need to go anywhere, it'll be in an armored Land Cruiser. - Jul 12, 2013
No one brings a car here. The standard vehicle for exapts is an up-armored Land Cruiser. - Aug 2, 2010
No cars allowed. - Jul 10, 2010
If your vehicle isn't armor plated and you aren't qualified to drive an armor-plated vehicle and carry a weapon, you can't ship a vehicle here. - Sep 7, 2009
Cannot bring a automobile and you would not want to. - Mar 19, 2008