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RealRides of WNY - 1948 Ford

Without looking at the answer at the bottom of the page, how many of you know the origin of the wheel covers on this car? They were a favorite of customizers back in the day, and go nicely with the wide whites and a couple of other very modest custom touches on this red 1948 Ford Custom sedan coupe. The ’48 models were still pretty much holdovers from the post-war 1946 cars, which themselves

RealRides of WNY - 1949 Ford

This 1949 Ford was found last summer amidst a few other old school customs in a lot in Blasdell. It seems to be wearing some mid-1950s Cadillac wheel covers along with a set of wide whites. Filling the grille cavity is the unit from a 1955 DeSoto. These were the types of relatively easy modifications owners used to do back in the day to make their cars stand out from everyone else’s. It stil