Category Archives: Auto Industry News

NYC Auto News – Tesla Taxis, Mustang Mach-E Police & More!

New York City is always on the cutting edge of technology and innovation, and when it comes to vehicles, it’s no different. Even though many New Yorkers don’t own a car in the city, those who do want to have the latest information. From electric vehicles to the top-selling SUV for city drivers, here are some of the local car news and events going on in New York City. Read the rest of this entry >>

FWD vs RWD vs AWD – What’s the difference?

When looking to purchase a new vehicle, you must consider a variety of factors and features. One of those considerations should be the vehicle’s drivetrain. You’ll need to think about the type of driving you do, the terrain you cover, and the weather conditions you might encounter. Each drivetrain has a specific purpose and comes with its advantages and disadvantages. Let’s look at front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, and all-wheel drive, so you can determine which one is right for you. Read the rest of this entry >>

Celebrity Auto News – Most Expensive Cars

Keeping up appearances is important to most celebrities. One way to show their wealth and status is through the cars they own. While financially out of reach for most Jersey City residents, the cars the rich and famous own are often showpieces they drive only once in a while. If you’d like to know how much money celebrities pay for their luxury cars, check out the list our team at New Jersey State Auto Used Car put together. Read the rest of this entry >>

Minivan vs. SUV: Which One Should I Buy in Jersey City?

If you’re looking for a vehicle that suits your New Jersey family’s needs, you may be struggling to decide whether a minivan or SUV would be the best choice. Both styles of vehicles have a lot to offer, but there are some important differences you should be aware of before you make your choice. Our team of auto experts here at New Jersey State Auto Used Cars has compiled an overview of the key things to consider.

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Global Push for Electric Vehicles: When will all vehicles to be electric?

The electric vehicle (EV) industry has evolved dramatically over the last decade. The first commercial EVs offered a cleaner alternative to internal combustion engines but not much in the way of style and performance. Today, nearly every major brand has some form of an electrified car in their lineup, either a hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or full EV. Some manufacturers have all three types. EVs now have curb appeal, impressive performance, and luxurious interiors. Read the rest of this entry >>

Best Used Cars for Short People in Jersey City, NJ

Driving some vehicles can prove difficult for short people, especially if you have to contend with a low seating position and long distances to the foot pedals. Luckily, you have a broad range of vehicles to choose from, and there are several cars, trucks, and SUVs that are well suited to a shorter driver. You can find many of the vehicles on this list right here among our used inventory at New Jersey State Auto Used Cars.

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Timing chain vs timing belt – What’s the difference?

The timing belt or timing chain is one of the most important parts of your vehicle’s engine. Either one can cause severe damage to your engine and lead to an expensive repair. While they both perform the same task of controlling the engine’s timing, a timing belt and a timing chain have their own advantages and disadvantages. If you’re planning to upgrade your engine or purchase a new vehicle, you may be interested in knowing the difference between these two timing components. Check out this detailed comparison between a timing belt and a timing chain. Read the rest of this entry >>

Best Used Cars for Tall People

The size of a vehicle is a basic consideration that a tall individual should prioritize when purchasing a vehicle. A roomy vehicle is crucial for vertically gifted people to avoid cramped car rides and achieve long-term comfort and satisfaction. Some things to consider are front-row headroom and legroom, a telescoping steering wheel, and windshield height. At New Jersey State Auto, we present to you a compiled list of our annual favorite used cars to check out before deciding on what vehicle to purchase as a tall individual. Read the rest of this entry >>