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1965 Volvo Hearse - Cemetery car


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Imagine a heavy Volvo wagon with no air conditioning, unassisted brakes and steering, and a four-speed stick shift. The two front seats don’t recline and there isn’t even a radio. The car’s stiff suspension sends tremors through the cabin, which lacks sound insulation. The highway driving noise could almost, well, wake the dead.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2013/10/29/grim-reaper