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RealRides of WNY - 1955 Mercury Montclair

Day 5 of Car Show week… This 1955 Mercury Montclair debuted at the top of The Big M lineup, replacing the Monterey, which was now relegated to the middle of of the pack with just three body styles. The Montclair, which Mercury called a “luxury line with a sports car flair” came in coupe (pictured), convertible, and Sun Valley Coupe (with a glass half-roof) versions, as well as a

RealRides of WNY - 1973 Mercury Cougar XR-7

Just to prove that not all old cars are owned by old guys, this 1973 Mercury Cougar XR7 belongs to Andrew Comerford of West Seneca, an 18-year-old RealRides reader who bought the car three years ago! It previously spent some time at Griffiss Air Force Base before ending up in WNY. It was restored in the 1990s, and a 351 Cobra Jet engine was dropped in. Mr. Comerford tells us his Cougar is still a

RealRides of WNY - 1989 Cadillac Eldorado

GM’s downsizing had its fans and its detractors. Over the years I’ve read more than one disparaging remark about cars like this 1989 Cadillac Eldorado; but personally I kind of like these. Yes, it’s smaller and doesn’t cut quite as imposing a figure as the original Eldos, but for its time it was (IMO) a handsome, sensibly-sized car. (Unfortunately, it didn’t take much

RealRides of WNY - 1977 Ford LTD II

When I came across this 1977 Ford LTD II at a recent car show at Dunn Tire inWest Seneca, the owner, Paul Castiglione (who also lives in the town), told me he bought this car new at Muck Motor Sales in Getzville in May of 1977, and he’s had it ever since. Among the options are a 302 V-8 and an automatic, along with the Sports Appearance Package which includes the striping you see here. When

RealRides of WNY - 1955 Chevy Bel Air

A while back we had a RealRides reader request for a 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air convertible. We finally came across this beauty a few weeks ago at a car show in West Seneca at Dunn Tire. This one is quite optioned-out; what we can see here are: continental wheel carrier, fender skirts, chrome exhaust tips, V-8 engine, wheel covers w/whitewalls, bumper extensions, grille guard, AM radio, dual outside m