RealRides of WNY - 1975 Caprice

We spotted this 1975 Chevy Caprice Classiccoming down a side street during the start of the 2018 Hemmings Motor News Great Racein Buffalo. Chevy called the Caprice Classic “Our uppermost car.”It was available in three other body styles: four-door sedan or hardtop, and a two-door coupe. The brochure didn’t mention that this would be the final year for a full-sized Chevy convertibl

RealRides of WNY - 1976 Cadillac

When this 1976 Cadillac Eldoradowas new, the Cadillac folks, along with a lot of others, thought it was the last American convertible (see press release below).And it was… for a few years. Thoughts of the federal government regulating convertibles out of existence for safety purposes never came to be, and eventually the drop-top made its way back into American automobile production, beginni