Nick Mead has spent six months transforming the military vehicle so that it can be used in funerals for deceased servicemen. It may not be the most obvious choice of hearse, but army veterans will now get the opportunity to go out with a bang – by making their final journey in a tank.
Nick Mead spent six months converting the shell of a FV432 armoured personnel carrier into a funeral car in order to give deceased servicemen the perfect send-off.
The 54-year-old splashed out £3,000 on the tank hull, refurbishing the vehicle with armoured glass and installing the interior of a Ford Granada Cardinal hearse.
He has now teamed up with a funeral directors to offer war veterans families the opportunity for their loved-one’s final journey to be in fitting style.