RealRides of WNY - 1971 Cutlass

Seems fitting on the last day of the year to feature a RealRidewe saw at what was probably one of the last organized events of the year: a 1971 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supremeseen last month at the Sheridan Park Golf Course in Tonawanda awaiting the start of another Sheridan Drive Saturday Cruise. The Cutlass Supreme would go on to help propel Oldsmobile to the number three auto manufacturer in sales f

RealRides of WNY - 1969 GS 350

When we came across the owner of this 1969 Buick GS 350, he told us yeah, he could have bought a Chevelle Malibu SS, but the Buick has a lot more creature comforts. And… it isa Buick, and in 1969, who really wouldn’t rather have had one? Lol… Not surprisingly, the standard engine in the GS 350 was a 350cid 4-bbl V8 rated at 280 hp. If that wasn’t enough, the GS 400 had a

RealRides of WNY - 1978 LUV

Although we couldn’t find any evidence on the internet that this 1978 Chevy LUVwas ever offered from the factory with the Stepsidepickup box seen here (there wereaftermarket Stepside beds available), we doknow that Chevy carried this badge-engineered Isuzu Faster in two wheelbase lengths — 102.4 inches (like today’s RealRide) with a 6-ft. bed, and 117.9 inches with a 7.5-ft. bed.