Car Games to Play With Teens and Adults

By blogsadmin | Posted in Fun Stuff on Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 at 1:42 PM
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There are loads of ideas out there for kid-friendly car games to pass the time. This is fantastic for parents of young kids, but what about the times you’re taking a trip with just your spouse, some friends, or older kids? Read the rest of this entry »

How Can I Improve My Car’s Gas Mileage?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Info on Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 at 10:11 PM
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A deciding factor for many in car shopping is fuel economy. Since good gas mileage means more money in your pocket, getting the most out of each gallon can make a surprising difference for your savings—but how do you make sure you’re getting the best gas mileage you can? Read the rest of this entry »

How to Stay Awake When You’re Driving

By blogsadmin | Posted in Safety on Monday, July 17th, 2017 at 7:52 PM
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Whether it’s driving on a boring road or just plain taking a long trip, many of us have been behind the wheel when we’re sleepier than we should be. While this isn’t ideal, what can you do to stay awake in a pinch? Read the rest of this entry »

How Can I Decorate My Car Without Bumper Stickers?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Info on Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 1:14 PM
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While all of the options on 2017’s car lots allow drivers to find the model that fits them best, sometimes even the elegant designs and sleek technology can leave your car feeling a bit foreign. Try a few of these ideas to make your car feel a little bit more like home. Read the rest of this entry »

How Often Do I Need an Oil Change?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service on Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 at 1:12 PM
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One of the first and simplest steps to keep your car working smoothly and efficiently is to get your oil changed whenever necessary. However, with more efficient engines and new technology, it can be difficult to know exactly when that needs to happen. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Questions to Ask to Prepare for Car Shopping

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Info on Friday, June 16th, 2017 at 5:54 PM
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Congratulations! You’re getting ready to buy a new car. It’s a big decision, so before you head over to see us at Poughkeepsie, try asking yourself a few questions. Read the rest of this entry »

What’s the Difference Between Horsepower and Torque?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Info on Thursday, June 15th, 2017 at 6:40 PM
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There’s a lot of specific terminology for cars. Two terms that are often tossed around are ‘torque’ and ‘horsepower,’ which can tell you how much overall power your vehicle has. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Cheap Ideas for Father’s Day 2017

By blogsadmin | Posted in Local Events on Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 at 6:31 PM
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It’s time to celebrate dads! Aside from test driving some of our new cars, Poughkeepsie Nissan has a few ideas for some Father’s Day activities. Read the rest of this entry »

When and Why Should I Rotate My Tires?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service on Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 4:48 PM
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Every part of your car is an investment, from the engine to the tires. Your tires roll over every inch of ground your car carries you. Because of this, they require some attention to keep them wearing evenly and to help them last as long as possible. Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Nissan Altima Specs and Features

By blogsadmin | Posted in Nissan Altima on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 at 8:21 PM
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Looking for a new car means hearing some terms several times and occasionally having difficulty seeing what makes a particular model stand out. If you’re looking for a 4-door sedan the options might seem limitless, but once you take a look at the 2017 Nissan Altima you’ll see that there’s only one car that truly goes above and beyond the classic style and functionality of a sedan. Read the rest of this entry »