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RealRides of WNY - 1965 Ford Fairlane 500 Sports Coupe

Hard to imagine with all the rounded-off shapes of today’s cars that there was a period of time when they were very square. A prime example is this 1965 Ford Fairlane 500 Sports Coupe, seen last summer at the annual car show held in the Village of Allegany. The Sports Coupe was the top-of-the-line Fairlane in ’65; this one has the optional 289 V8, as well as the $45.80 wire wheel cover

RealRides of WNY - 1980 Pontiac Bonneville

This 1980 Pontiac Bonneville is all that and a bag of chips — padded top, whitewalls, fake wire-wheel covers, fender skirts, stand-up hood ornament, plush interior, and chrome — lots of chrome. This was GM’s (and much of the American car-buying public’s) idea of a fancy-schmancy car. And it was. We found this remarkably well-preserved one a few weeks ago in North Tonawanda.