Presented for sale is this truly stunning example of Daimler funeral livery by renowned coachbuilder Eagle Wilcox.
It is a British coachbuilt traditional example of the fine vehicles Eagle Wilcox produce and in this instance this hearse is based on the high spec Daimler X300 6 cylinder 3980 cc engine and chassis They are well respected within the funeral industry for their quality, presence, reliability and elegance.
THE DAIMLER X 300 HEARSE.
This stunning and quality built hearse was first registered 11 June 1996
It is a 3 door two bearer flat deck model it does not however include cover boards, It includes factory fit deck demisters to keep the coffin glass clear and boasts plenty of room in the storage area within the under deck new coffin stops are also included.
The interior is typically Daimler and boasts a quality sumptuous and well finished cabin with marine blue leather/cloth and polished walnut dash and matching walnut and leather door cards.
Fitted quality marine blue carpets throughout overall a very comfortable cabin to seat driver, passenger and two bearers Both driver and passenger windows are powered and the air conditioned cabin keeps occupants cool during the summer months and both driver and passenger heating is individually controlled.
The coffin/deck area is lit via two factory fit roof lights that can be simply operated at the drivers console/dashboard area. In addition we have fit 2 red led lights one to each side of the underdeck door panels they light when the tailgate is lifted and would serve as a safety feature when loading/unloading a coffin at night on a busy road.
All stainless steel deck plates and edge finishers have been re polished and give an “as new” apearance
PERSONALISED EDGE LIT SIGNAGE
Two edge lit signs have been fitted to the deck area these are truly bespoke items and are only usually found on much newer vehicles (we fit them as standard to all our hearses)
Each sign is made up of a polished stainless steel base and led strip the integrated sign material is acrylic and only needs the new owner/s to have their own identity engraved on each acrylic blank It provides a truly stunning and modern looking addition to the deck area
The engine is the powerful Daimler X300 straight 6 petrol version boasting 3980 cc and is coupled to an automatic gearbox with faultless changes throughout travel This is a super hearse and has only covered 95000 miles since it rolled off the hand build line at the Eagle/Wilcox factory in Westhoughton.
Colour Change to stunning silver
We take pride in what we do and have given this vehicle all the love it deserves both mechanically and bodily and during its refurbishment we took the decision to fully repaint the body in a more modern up to date colour This was carried out by a body shop whose owner learned his craft working for many years for one of the UK s renowned coach builders so it was in good hands throughout The finish is in Silver and would set you apart on any funeral you undertake with this vehicle.
A TRULY STUNNING HEARSE TO SET YOURSELF APART