For numerous long lost days, the Cadillac has been the grim reaper carrying all the dead in their last ride game. Back then, the Cadillac was the go-to funeral hearse till 1996 when the manufacture of the long reared sedans went out of fashion.
Nevertheless, with the demise of the rear heavy Cadillac, coach builders channelized their will for-profit and started developing interesting vehicles that would be complete with the Cadillac.
They came up with unique last rite vehicles, which are ideal for carrying the dead to their final resting place. In fact, check out some of them –
The Buick Enclave is an ideal substitution to the Cadillac as a funeral cart. With a nice smooth finish, rows of luxury seating, widened rear, optimized wheels and a classy look to it, it’s perfect to give the close member of your family a respected last ride.
An ideal family minivan, the Chrysler Pacifica also doubles up as a unique funeral hearse. This midi sized crossover offers adequate space for the coffin to be laid and decorated. Funeral homes are now leashing some of these vehicles to carry their deceased for his/her last rites.
If you wish to say goodbye to your near and dear deceased fellow in style and panache then do it in a Jaguar XJL. Numerous financiers and influential people are now sending off their dead via this luxury van with grandeur and solemnity. Possessing a thick rear with options to adjust height and sitting, this one provides ultimate comfort for families and can be used as a multipurpose car. So, indeed this one will make an excellent substitute for a Cadillac as a funeral hearse.
One of the bestselling family vehicles in America and abroad, the Chevrolet Suburban offers the versatility of an SUV but the utility of a truck. Hence, it’s not a surprise that this multi-purpose vehicle is being substituted as a funeral rites car. With excessive room for cargo, and enough room to seat more than 7 people, use this one for the last rites of your close one’s funeral.
Mostly used as a commercial or family van, the Mercedes-Benz Metris is today replaced as a funeral hearse. The vehicle owing to its SUV and van crossover, offers Crosswind Assist 3, collision prevention assist, rescue assist, Long Adaptive Electronic Stability Program, Rearview camera etc. to provide excellent driving choices.
Moreover, with a clean and neat finish, the van is ideal to use for last rite ceremonies.
Dodge Grand Caravan
Termed as the mother of all caravans, the Dodge Grand Caravan offers versatile storage options in unusual places that make this an ideal to use for funeral rites. Further, it has the capacity to carry up to 1,500 pounds, which is another brownie point for using the Grand Caravan to carry out your funeral burials.
Well, there you see 6 well-equipped vehicles that make excellent options for a funeral hearse. So, don’t be worried if you can’t get a Cadillac, hire of the above instead.