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With our exquisite designs and unparalleled craftsmanship, HQ Custom Design is recognized pioneer and industry leader in up fitting custom vans and SUVs specializing in luxury-end builds and shuttle busing to wheelchair accessible vehicles and personal / family usage and professional usage for individual businesses. Since 1994, HQ has acquired a vast amount of knowledge tackling a range of different upfits allowing to retain the same level of aesthetic appeal and workmanship for all our builds, as we welcome all types of concepts and unconventional projects to deliver one-of-a-kind custom vehicles.

For over those two decades, HQ has continually garnered an exceptional reputation and internationally recognized by media outlets such as Car and Driver, Motor Trend, Chauffeur Driven, DuPont Registry, among others for innovative approach to all of our projects to ensure that each of our vehicles stands to our core standards of safety, quality and comfort. We encourage our clients to define their vision, and to transform their imaginative ideas to meet their respective needs.


Specializing in Mercedes-Benz Sprinters and Metris’, Ford Transits, Cadillac Escalades, Lincoln Navigators, as well as other chasses. No project is considered too big or small, as HQ is able to accommodate a range of different budgets. Our exclusive engineering and design approach lets us treat each vehicle chassis as an empty canvas. We feature a large array of floor plans and configurations from which to choose, allowing us to offer clients true build flexibility.

We work with limousine companies, fleet managers, corporations and small businesses to transform a van into a shuttle bus / people mover, a commercial/utility service, mobile office workspace or marketing showroom that goes direct to consumers. While our private clients, look to add their flavor of luxury with options such as European leather upholstery, wood trimming, European leather upholstery, private jet retractable tables, home theatre surround sound systems and multimedia skyroof displays.

As a family owned and operated business, HQ Custom Design prides itself in tackling each project personally as strive to reinforce a team dynamic throughout the build for all parties involved, with the aim creating a product that exceeds a clients and our expectations. Our team consisting of engineers, electricians, designers, fabricators and upholsters are renowned for transforming our clients’ imaginations into first class travel environments. Utilizing the finest of materials, exquisite designs and latest electronics our craftsmen are second to none, and on a constant pursuit to find new methods to make our conversions ever more luxurious and intuitive.

Each vehicle is treated as if it were our own, in order to ensure each is up to par with our rigorous safety and quality standards. Being accrediting members of the NTEA, NHTSA, NWBOC and BraunAbility dealers, demonstrating our commitment to crafting safe vehicles that comply with all state, federal and other regulations. Our clients are so impressed with HQ’s vehicles is due to the attention given to even the smallest of details and our quality components. Our employees treat each vehicle as if it were their own as exhibiting more care during the build process yields a product that can withstand regular usage from various clients and be on the road for years to come.

As a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter specialist since 2009 and as members of the Daimler Vans Master Upfitter program, HQ works hand in hand with Mercedes dealerships around the Tri-state area and nationwide to assist in consulting with customers on selecting the proper chassis and aid in purchasing it. We offer a 3 year or 36,000-mile warranty in conjunction with Mercedes-Benz warranties, in which we make it a priority to minimize downtime if a vehicle requires any form servicing to get it back on the road as soon as possible. We offer financing options on our builds that can accommodating by HQ or through Mercedes-Benz dealerships.

HQ’s business model is geared entirely towards our customers to ensure each our custom vehicles will serve as a valuable asset to their daily lives or business needs. Having made our appearance at trade shows such as the Las Vegas SEMA Show and New York International Auto Show, HQ strives to be a pioneer with new innovative designs and tackling challenging projects. For information and quotes on our custom builds, please call us at 201-592-6939 or email us at