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RealRides of WNY - 1949 Kaiser

If you wanted a new car post World War II your choices were as varied as they are today. Only back then, most of themwere built by manufacturers based in the U.S., whileimport shoppers’ selections were limited to expensive makes like Mercedes-Benz, Roll-Royce, and the like, or what might have been considered oddballs at the time like Volkswagen, Fiat, and MG. In America, those new car choice

RealRides of WNY - 1949 Kaiser Special

This 1949 Kaiser Special was seen over the summer at a cruise night at the Matt Urban VFW Post in Lancaster. If the Kaiser name sounds familiar, yes, Henry J. Kaiser was the aluminum foil guy. He also figured in the Kaiser Jeep Company — yes, that Jeep. You might also have heard of the giant Kaiser Pemamnente health care consortium. Same guy. He and auto executive Joseph W. Frazer formed Kai