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IT ONLY LOOKS LIKE A MERCURY — 1961 Comet

IT ONLY LOOKS LIKE A MERCURY— 1961 Comet by Jim CorbranIf you’re at one of the many classic car shows this summer in WNY , and want to see something uncommon — uncommon anywhere these days as well as uncommon at car shows where there you’ll find many Tri-Five Chevys, Hemi Mopars, and two-seat Thunderbirds — ask around to see if Steven Botsford is there.Who?Actually, i

RealRides of WNY - 1959 Ford Fairlane 500

(Day 1 of FoMoCoWeek)This 1959 Ford Fairlane 500 began the model year at the top of the full-sized Ford’s pecking order. Sometime after the ‘59s went on sale, Ford introduced the new Galaxie models, which featured Thunderbird-inspired squared-off rooflines in all body styles save the Sunliner soft-top convertible. Things got confusing name-wise as these first Galaxies were badged as bo