If you think about it, a station wagon designed to haul dead people, slowly and with dignity, from a funeral home to a graveyard, is sort of an ideal use for a Tesla. You know, a hearse. The Tesla Model S is elegant-looking, appropriately and somberly quiet, and the short jaunts to and from local graveyards won’t require any special charging infrastructure. It’s perfect! I guess that’s why this one exists.

A reader named Gedeon who lives in Leiden, the Netherlands, sent us these pictures of what looks to be the first Tesla Model S hearse I’ve seen in the wild.

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It appears to be a RemetzCar hearse, a company in the Netherlands better known for making limousines. The Tesla hearse concept was announced last year at the Funeral Exhibition 2016 in Gorinchem. I guess our invite to cover that got lost in the mail.

The Tesla hearse appears to be stretched in the same manner RemetzCar makes their Tesla limos: the battery pack is removed, then the pan is stretched, then all the batteries are replaced.

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It’s worth noting that the hearse is in the European style, which includes windows in the casket-area, instead of the acres of vinyl and landau bars that American hearses favor. It also looks like it would make a really lovely Tesla shooting brake, too.

I’d also like to mention that I predicted this back in 2012. Go ahead, check the chart; right there you’ll see Model H, a Tesla hearse. My little thumbnail is an American-style hearse, but that hardly matters to the usual occupants, right?

Really, Tesla should look at this for a wagon option. That thing is seriously sleek.