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RealRides of WNY - 1983 300 D

This 1983 Mercedes-Benz 300 Dwas seen last fall in a Tonawandaparking lot. Often spoken of with reverence for their tank-like durability, this turbo diesel sedan was described by M-B as the car which “…accelerates you into the mainstream of modern automotive performance,”going on to describe how “its engine propels 3585 lbs. of technical enlightenment meant to instill driv

RealRides of WNY - Herschell Carrousel Car

This past summer we took some friends from Rochester to the Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum (right)in North Tonawanda(just over the Erie Canal Bridge from the RealRidesWorld Headquarters) for a tour. Came across this Carrousel Carin one of the displays, and yesterday while browsing eBay found someone selling an entirecarrousel ride, in working order with 10 cars including two fire ladder cars,

RealRides of WNY - 1954 Dodge

We first came upon this 1954 Dodge Meadowbrooka number of years ago in Kenmore, and we featured it on another blog we used to do for another newspaper. At that time it was sporting the green and yellow livery of Bedford Taxi (bottom of page), a company which may or may not have been in North Carolina. We say that because we found an original ad for the car from back in the day on 2040-cars.com(whi

RealRides of WNY - 1981 Spirit

This 1981 AMC Spirithatchback is a real survivor car. As this is written, it’s sitting in my garage with just over 9,800 miles on the odometer. That’s nota typo. Under 10 grand! We just bought it in the spring from a gentleman in New Jersey who had owned it for the past couple of years. He bought it online from a family here in WNY — the original owner lived in Barker. So in a se