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World's Fastest Hearse Hits 0-60mph in 2.26sec

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Toni Avery
Oct 30, 2013

    World's Fastest Hearse Details:
  • 0-60mph in 2.26sec
  • 1000hp on 23psi of boost
  • Quarter mile in just 9.94sec at 137.36mph
  • Achieved via a stock 6.0L LQ4 engine

Now we couldn't pass up an opportunity to share a little Halloween spirit with you. What you will see in this video is all treats and no tricks. We don't normally write about non-European cars, but we couldn't pass this one up. Behold: The World's Fastest Hearse. Yes, you read that right.

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It's not just a little fast, it's 0-60mph in 2.26sec fast. Just for comparisons sake, that's almost a second faster than the 2014 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series! This Hearse also has plenty of boost to boast with 1000hp on 23psi. To compare another European supercar, that's over 200 more horsepower than the all-new 2014 Lamborghini Veneno Roadster.

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But it just keeps getting better. This 1996 Chevrolet Caprice Hearse makes the quarter-mile sprint in just 9.94sec at 137.36mph. All of this Halloween superfast madness is achieved via a stock 6.0L LQ4 engine! It couldn't get any more-crazy than that. Check out all the cars specs below.

Happy Halloween!

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  • GM 6.0L LQ4 short block stock including OEM rod bolts
  • LQ4 / 317 stock unported heads with Comp 918 valve springs
  • Edelbrock Super Vic intake unported
  • LS2 90MM TB
  • 90 degree Alum elbow by Aaron @ 6061
  • GM MLS head gaskets
  • ARP head studs
  • Speed Inc. custom camshaft
  • GM stock rockers
  • Comp Cams hardened pushrods
  • Street & Performance modified oil pan and pickup
  • GM stock truck coils

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    Fuel System:
  • ID 2000 injectors
  • 255lph in-tank fuel pump
  • AMS custom surge tank
  • 2 Bosch 044 fuel pumps
  • Fuelab regulator
  • AEM Methanol Injection

  • 4" QTP electric cutout
  • 4" merge to dual 3"
  • 3" dual exhaust to 3" Vibrant mufflers turned down at the axle

    Engine Management:
  • Stock ECU
  • Yates EFI custom engine harness
  • 3 bar HPT software
  • MSD 2 step
  • AMS tuned by Da Man "C. Black "

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  • 4L85E by Andy's Performance Transmission
  • 3600 10.5" FTI stall converter
  • DSS 3 3/4 "CF driveshaft
  • Moser 9" , Wavetrac Posi, 35 spline axles, 3.73 ring and pinion
  • AMS custom trans oil cooler
  • B&M Bandit billet shifter
  • Hurst roll control

  • Strange front 10 way single adjustable shocks
  • Strang rear 10 way dbl adjustable shocks
  • Metco adjustable upper control arms
  • Metco lower alum. control arms
  • Eibach lowering springs
  • Fredico 3/8" front sway bar
  • Fredico 1.5" rear sway bar
  • Air Lift rear bags

  • Wilwood front 6 piston disk brakes
  • Wilwood rear 4 piston disk brakes

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