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RealRides of WNY (CNY edition) - 1971 Renault 16

(Today’s RealRide of WNY comes the long way around via Central New York)Yesterday we showed you what was considered American luxury from the 1950s in the ’59 Buick Electra. The French have always had a different outlook when it comes to their cars. This 1971 Renault 16, though something far from what most American car buyers would consider luxurious, had a pair of front seats which I m

RealRides of WNY - 1989 Nissan S-Cargo

Despite it's rounded roofline, I don't imagine that this 1989 Nissan S-Cargo van isn’t the most aerodynamic thing on the road. Do you suppose it moves like a snail? Get it, snail? Say it along with me out loud — “S-Cargo!” Hah! This commercial van was marketed only in Japan but (obviously) not all of them stayed there. Various sources tell us it was built from 1989-91 (or &

RealRides of WNY - Renault 8

Saw this pretty little Renault 8 at this year’s Citroën Rendezvous in Ballston Lake (which is not in WNY, so I guess this is yet another edition of “RealRides Seen By A WNYer”). From the plate we can see that it made the trip down from Québec to spend some quality time with its French brethren in this small town just outside of Saratoga Springs. The 8 was a rear-engin