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RealRides of WNY - 1981 Puma GTI

It doesn’t happen as often as it used to anymore, but every once in a while I’ll come across a make or model I’ve never seen in person. F’rinstance, this 1981 Puma GTI. If you’re scratching your head, you’re excused. This time. The Puma was built (by a company of the same name) in Brazil, and began production in 1964 as a front-drive, front-engined car using DKW

RealRides of WNY - Ford Courier, c1980

This Ford Courier box truck, c1980, can be seen regularly parked behind a Tonawanda business. The Courier, manufactured by Mazda (based on their own B-Series truck), was Ford’s placeholder until they brought out their own compact pickup, the Ranger, for 1983. Although the Mazda-based Courier was available only in North America (while B-Series trucks were sold ‘round the world), the Cou