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RealRides of WNY - 1972 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Here’s another old bowtie from this year’s Canal Fest Car Show held in the Tonawandas. This 1972 Chevrolet Monte Carlo was being shown by owner Dennis Hagerman of Lewiston, who obviously likes his old cars clean and original-looking. This was the penultimate year for the first generation Montes, as in true American tradition they would grow in size for 1973. The Monte Carlo helped make

Real Rides of WNY - 1971 Mercury Cougar

Although not as rare as the XR-7 model (only 1,717 produced), you’ve gotta admit it’s not every day that you see a 1971 Mercury Cougar — convertible or hardtop. The Cougar, you may remember, was Mercury’s upscale cousin to Ford’s Mustang. Over the years the two nameplates definitely took different paths (at one point the Cougar line consisted of four-door sedans and s