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RealRides of WNY - 1951 Packard

Always on the lookout for the automotive oddity, I was immediately drawn to this 1951 Packard Partician 400pickup a couple of nights agoat a cruise night in Perryat the Charcoal Corral/Silver Lake Twin Drive-In. Of course, Packard didn’t offer a pickup in their 1951 catalog (a few might have been custom-built as funeral flower cars), and this one started out life as a four-door sedan, pictur

RealRides of WNY - 1949 Studebaker

No, you’re not seeing things. This 1949 Studebakeractually does appear to have the rear tail fins of a 1960 Dodge Dart grafted onto its rear fenders with the Dart’s outer rear bumper ends riding below; the taillights seem to be those of a 1960 Buick. Up front, the bumpers seem to be portions of a mid-1950s Cadillac, while the hood ornament is — believe it or not — standard