Where to Eat on Thanksgiving Day in and near Utica, NY

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events, Seasonal on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 10:01 AM
Thanksgiving Meal

Thanksgiving Restaurants Open throughout Oneida County 

No one should have to spend their holiday cooped up inside cooking and cleaning all day. This Thanksgiving, save yourself from the stress of preparing a big meal for your whole family and instead go out or order in. For those living in Utica, New York, or the greater Oneida County area, we here at New Generation Cars have found some great places open on Thanksgiving that offer tons of tasty options to celebrate the season.

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How Do I Stay Safe when Driving in the Winter Weather?

By blogsadmin | Posted in General Information, Service, Tips and Tricks on Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 at 3:58 PM
Winter Forest Road

Tips for Winter Driving on Snowy and Icy Roads 

Unless you’re living in the sunny south, you’re going to have to deal with snow when winter comes. This means heavy coats, shoveling snow, and, most of all, winter driving. As the weather starts to get worse, it’s time to get ready. But what can you do to stay safe when driving in the winter?

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The 5 Worst Car Logos of All Time

By blogsadmin | Posted in General Information, Tips and Tricks on Sunday, October 15th, 2017 at 3:02 PM

What Makes a Car Logo Bad? 

Many like to think of car companies as paragons of business professionalism and class with their billion-dollar industries and fashionable designs. But the truth is, everyone’s human. Every company makes mistakes. Some car companies can roll out a bad model, some can make terrible advertisements, and others can cling to bad logos they’ve had for decades. We’ve gathered up the 5 worst car logos out there that could use a new draft: the unoriginal, the messy, the boring, and the ugly. 

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The 5 Best Car Logos of All Time

By blogsadmin | Posted in General Information, Tips and Tricks on Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at 2:58 PM

What Makes a Good Car Logo? 

A car logo should be creative and classy, but also simple, and strong. The best logos should give an immediate sense of power and class, and be distinctive, eye catching, and pleasing to look at. With that in mind, we’ve sorted through all of the car companies out there to find which ones have the best designed logos that help to represent their company with pride. 

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What Oil Should I Put in My Car?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service, Tips and Tricks on Monday, September 25th, 2017 at 6:46 PM
What Oil Should I Put in My Car?

What oil do I use for my car? There are many things to consider. What is the weather like where you live? What is the make, model, and year of your vehicle? What does my car manual tell me? If you can learn this simple information then you can understand which oil to use to keep your car running smoothly.

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Car Features You Don’t Need

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Monday, September 25th, 2017 at 6:17 PM
Car Features You Don't Need

Modern cars come with a variety of optional features that are neat innovations and uses of technology. Most drivers stare and awe at these features, finding that these new implements go further to improve the value of the vehicle in their eyes. But that means it also makes the vehicle more expensive to purchase for the consumer. Are all of these features worth the extra cost? We here at Nimey’s New Generation Cars don’t think so. Here are the car features you don’t need.

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Utica Comets announce 2017 pre-season schedule

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 4:50 PM
Utica Comets 2017 first series

Utica Comets 2017 first series

The fall sports season is almost here. Many of the exciting sports that fill the colder months of the year. One of our exciting local sports team will be starting their fall season soon. The Utica Comets 2017 first series has been announced. Find out when you can take in this high-excitement hockey fun. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the benefits of buying an orphaned car?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Pre-Owned Vehicles on Friday, August 4th, 2017 at 5:28 PM
Should I buy a car from a discontinued brand?

Should I buy a car from a discontinued brand?

Over the decades, the automotive industry has seen the discontinuation of many iconic brands. Well-known names like Pontiac, Saturn and Mercury are no longer seen on new cars. However, just because new models are not being produced, does not mean existing cars from these brands just disappear. Many orphan cars can still be found on the lots of pre-owned car dealerships. This leads to an important question many car shoppers will be asking: Should I buy a car from a discontinued brand? Read the rest of this entry »

Where Are the Best Trails in Upstate New York?

By blogsadmin | Posted in General Information, Local Events on Friday, July 7th, 2017 at 9:07 PM
Group of Runners on Wooded, Dirt Running Trail

Where To Find the Best Hiking and Biking Trails Near Utica NY

Are you looking for the perfect way to be more active this summer? Do you love family adventures that will take you off the beaten path? With countless hiking and biking trails available to us in upstate New York, you will find no shortage of scenic views and family fun this summer. Take a look at where to find the best hiking and biking trails near Utica, NY with this brief guide provided by Nimey’s New Generation Cars. Read the rest of this entry »

What Do Dashboard Warning Lights and Symbols Mean?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service, Tips and Tricks on Thursday, July 6th, 2017 at 4:18 PM
Close Up of Vehicle Dashboard with check engine light, low oil pressure light and coolant temperature light

How To Understand Dashboard Warning Lights and Indicators

Dashboard warning lights and symbols are an important aspect of your vehicle that often go unnoticed until the Check Engine Light comes to life on your dashboard. When this happens, it is important that you do not panic and know what to do. If you have ever asked – what do dashboard warning lights and symbols mean – this guide will outline how to understand dashboard warning lights and indicators. Take a closer look at dashboard warning lights with this outline provided by Nimey’s New Generation Cars. Read the rest of this entry »