The Verizon Wireless Coupe has a casual sounding name that belies the urgency of its features.

It boasts three dedicated shortcut keys for emergency contacts. A seperate button will also dial 911 on a one-press service too.

We're not entirely sure what audience they're going for with this new offering? The perpetually nervous? Folk in witness protection?

Well, we suppose those big red buttons would be handy to use for speed dialling friends...