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RealRides of WNY - 1964 Cadillac

The brochure told us this 1964 Cadillacwas a member of “The Youthful Sixty-TwoSeries.”I’m not sure what made the Sixty-Two more youthful than say, “The Brilliant DeVille Series,”or “The Impeccable Fleetwood Series,”but hey, what do I know? We’re only guessing that this coupe, seen last summer at the WNY Cadillac & LaSalle owners club show at Keys

RealRides of WNY - 1959 Cadillac

The brochure called the 1959 Cadillac Sixty-Twoconvertible “The new standard of the world in supremecy!”It also told us that it had “…a new windshield of epic proportions,”from which a driver could “…survey the world about him over a remarkable, low, broad expanse of hood and fenders.”No mention here about what he (or, one might imagine, she) might

RealRides of WNY - 1970 Cadillac Coupe De Ville

This 1970 Cadillac Coupe De Ville shows just how far GM’s luxury division had moved away from the garish designs of ten years earlier. Tail fins were still in place, but much more muted, while chrome was kept to a minimum. Yet to the passer-by there was no doubt that this was a luxury automobile. Longer, lower, wider – yes, but tastefully done. This example was seen last fall in Tonawa