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RealRides of WNY - 1959 Nash Metropolitan

Back when this 1959 Nash Metropolitanwas new, it was over five feet shorter than a new Chevy Impala! Available as a convertible or the hardtop coupe seen here, Mets were produced in England by the Austin Motor Car Co., using anAustin four-cylinder engine, mated to a three-speed manual transmission which wasn’t exactly a three-on-the-tree, but rather protruded from the dashboard adjacent to t

RealRides of WNY - 1937 Pontiac

This 1937 Pontiac taxi was parked in front of Buffalo’s North Park Theatrethis past Saturday for a special screening of Barry Levinson’s 1984 movie The Natural, much of which was filmed in and around the city back in 1983. This car was used in some of the scenes, and according to a story in Sunday’s Buffalo News, the then owner of the car played the taxi driver in the movie.Jim C