How Many Cars Were Used To Make This Bizarre Hearse? | Autance

There are parts-bin cars, then there’s this thing.

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How Many Cars Were Used To Make This Bizarre Hearse? | Autance © How Many Cars Were Used To Make This Bizarre Hearse? | Autance

Funeral home vehicles, hearses in particular, are in a class of their own where anything goes. This extreme oddity that I spotted in Denver is a perfect example.

  • Car: Something resembling a late 2000s Chrysler Town and Country
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Photog: me (Kevin Williams)
  • Camera: Canon EOS M50

Lets count all the parts, shall we? The vehicle clearly started life off as a Dodge Grand Caravan or Chrysler Town and Country. But, for some reason, it has Mercedes-Benz tri-star badges on the front and back. On the rear of the van, the hatchback has been replaced with a hearse-appropriate barn door.

On top of that, the coachbuilder that created this wonderfully weird van-hearse thing decided to graft on the rear fascia from a Chrysler 300, for reasons unknown to me. It even has the dual tailpipes!

Hearse Van Rear
Kevin Williams

When I die, please cart me off to the great beyond in a similarly kitschy mishmash of vehicles. I’ll haunt you all if you don’t.

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