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The Type of Car is Dominating New York
It’s been three years since the last New York Auto Show and this year, electrical cars have stolen the spotlight. So will New York finally step up its EV game?
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Jerry
Apr 26, 2022
Commuting to Work in New York Is More Expensive Than Any Other State
Nobody enjoys their commute to work. Unfortunately for drivers in the Empire State, driving to work in New York State costs way more than you think.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
NYC Residents Aren't Happy About Revel's EV Rideshare Plans
Regulators and residents of New York are tired of the congested roadways. To combat this, officials implemented a temporary block on licenses for new rideshare drivers. Revel hopes to bring in a new EV rideshare service, and is being met with criticism.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
New York State Residents Save An Average of $893 On Insurance Using Jerry
Empire State residents can cash in close to $1,000 if they detonate Jerry’s AI truth-bomb.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Lemon Laws in New York State
New York’s lemon law applies to defective cars that don’t perform as specified in the written warranty after a reasonable number of attempts to fix the issue.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
New York DUI Laws
New York DUI laws state that any driver over the age of 21 cannot have a blood alcohol level of 0.08% or higher. For people under 21, it’s anything over 0.02%.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
New York Has Plenty of Oddly Specific Driving Laws
If you live in New York or plan to visit, you might want to examine the driving and vehicle laws particular to the area you are in.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Company Tests Self-Driving Cars in New York City Streets
Mobileye is now testing self-driving cars on New York City streets with its Ford Fusion sedans.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Aston Martin Luxury Apartments Are Coming Soon to Manhattan
Aston Martin has opened five Aston-branded homes in a high-rise tower in Manhattan. Each of the units comes with an Aston Martin DBX.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Charlotte to New York Road Trip
Take a trip through American history, visiting Durham, Charlottesville, Gettysburg, and Hershey on this Charlotte to New York road trip.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
A Road Trip from New York City to Myrtle Beach
Looking to hit the beach? Stop in Delaware, Virginia, and North Carolina as you tackle this New York City to Myrtle Beach road trip.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Seat-Belt Laws in New York
New York seat-belt laws require the driver and all passengers to wear seat-belts, regardless of their age or their position in the car.
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Jerry
Feb 15, 2022
It’s Official: New York Drivers Are Better Than New Jersey AND California Drivers
According to Jerry’s data, drivers in California and New Jersey have more violations than New York drivers.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
More New Yorkers Bought Cars During Pandemic to Avoid Public Transit
Owning a car was never really popular in New York due to their well-run public transportation system. With the pandemic though, many were hesitant to ride on public transportation which led to many New Yorkers panic purchasing personal vehicles.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Florida to New York Road Trip
Start in Miami and make your way up into Georgia, then through South Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania to ultimately end in New York City.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
New Yorkers Are Better Drivers, but New Jerseyans Pay Less for Car Insurance
According to our data here at Jerry, New Yorkers are better drivers, but they also pay more for car insurance than New Jersey drivers.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
BMW Electrifies New York Fashion Week
BMW is New York Fashion Week’s official automotive partner with plans to showcase their new all-electric SUV. Celebrity partnerships will make it an experience for all.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
Heading South on a Road Trip from NYC to Nashville
From the big city lights to Harrisburg to Lexington and beyond, this is the ultimate road trip from NYC to Nashville.
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Jerry
Mar 18, 2022
Exploring the East Coast with a New York to Key West Road Trip
From Jersey to Virginia and the Carolinas, a New York to Key West road trip explores many top tourist destinations on the east coast of the United States.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022
New York Follows California in Banning New Gas Cars by 2035
New York Governor Kathy Hochul recently signed a law that bans the sale of gas cars in the state by 2035.
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Jerry
Apr 27, 2022

All Questions on New York

Do car insurance companies offer liability insurance for cars being restored in New York?
I purchased a fixer-upper that I'm planning on restoring. The only time it's going to be on the road until the restoration is when I transport it on a flatbed. Do I need liability insurance? Or do any companies offer liability insurance on car restorations?
Eric Schad
Apr 28, 2021
What is the time limit to sue someone after an accident in New York?
"I got into a car accident 2 years ago and wasn't at fault. I initially didn't have any injuries, but now have back issues resulting from the accident. Is it too late to submit a claim for medical costs?"
Emily Maracle
Jul 30, 2021
How far is Boston to New York City driving?
Instead of flying, we are going to drive for the holidays this year. We haven’t driven the route in ages—how far is it to get from New York City to Boston?
Drew Waterstreet
Mar 15, 2022
How far is Tennessee from New York driving?
I’m a private investigator based out of New York City, and my next case is taking me to Nashville—how far is Tennessee from New York driving?
Jason Tushinski
Mar 14, 2022
What can I do if another party's insurance company denies fault in New York?
I live in New York and was rear-ended during a snowstorm. The other driver's insurance is denying liability due to weather. I've spoken to a lawyer and they are recommending I take my case to small claims court. If I do this, how will repair costs be determined?
Emily Maracle
May 07, 2021
How far is it to drive from Florida to New York?
One of my friends goes to school in Ithaca, and I’m hoping to visit her, but I live in Sarasota. How far would the drive from Florida to New York be? I don’t want to take a plane because of COVID, but I really want to visit her.
Liz Jenson
Jan 28, 2022
What's the average cost of condo insurance in New York City?
I want to know what the average rate is so I can make sure I won't be overcharged.
Shannon Martin
Apr 02, 2021
How many hours is New York from Canada when driving?
How many hours would it take to drive to New York City from Toronto, Canada? I want to visit New York for my birthday in a few months but I can’t afford an Airbnb and a plane ticket. I’m hoping I can drive down instead.
Liz Jenson
Jan 27, 2022
How far is Missouri from New York when driving?
I live in NYC. I’m trying to visit my sister but I have a really old car. I’m worried it won’t make it all the way to St. Louis. How long does it take to drive to Missouri from New York?
Liz Jenson
Jan 24, 2022
How can you lower your car insurance in New York?
I live in New York City. I pay $450 a month for insurance. How can I lower the cost of my insurance?
Emily Maracle
Oct 19, 2021
Why is car insurance more expensive in a city?
I live in New York City and I pay four times as much as my friend who lives upstate. Why?
Emily Maracle
Oct 11, 2021
How far is Canada from New York driving?
My best friends and I want to go on a trip to Canada from New York City for a few days just in time for spring break. We were wondering, how long is the drive to Canada from New York?
Kevin Martinez
Mar 15, 2022
What are the rules for driving an ATV in New York?
What should I know about driving an ATV in New York? My father gave my 14-year-old daughter an ATV for her birthday. We plan only to allow her to drive it on our farm and not on any public roads. What rules should I be aware of?
Shannon Martin
Oct 05, 2021
How much does a driving permit cost in NY?
I just learned that I’ll have to pay more to get my permit because I’m 17. What gives? How much does a driving permit cost in NY?
Brittni Brinn
Mar 29, 2022
How many hours is it driving from New York to Miami?
I’m sick of winter weather. All I can think about is a nice warm beach, but I hate to fly. How long would it take me to drive from my home in New York to Miami?
Sarah Gray
Mar 10, 2022
How many days does driving from Virginia to California take?
My mom just got a new job in California. I’m pretty excited to move, but I’m not looking forward to riding all the way there from Virginia with my little brother. How long is this drive going to take?
Sarah Gray
Mar 08, 2022
How far is Washington, D.C. from New York driving?
I’m a huge Mets fan. This year, I want to travel to see them play the Nationals in Washington, D.C. I’m a big planner, so I want to figure out how long it will take. How far is D.C. from New York City if I want to drive?
Eric Schad
Mar 10, 2022
How long does it take to get a hardship license in New York?
Does it take a long time to be approved for a hardship license in New York? I have a court date next week and I am worried about this becoming a long process. I have never had a DUI before and I don't know what to expect; how long does it usually take to be approved?
Shannon Martin
Aug 25, 2021
How far is New York from Connecticut driving?
I work in New York, but I’d really rather not live there. I’ve seen some super-cute houses in Connecticut, but I’m worried I might have too long of a commute. How far is it to drive from New York to Connecticut?
Sarah Gray
Mar 16, 2022
How are assets divided during a divorce in New York?
My former spouse and I have a house and some equity in a leased vehicle. How will these assets be distributed during our divorce proceedings?
Sophie Newman
Aug 09, 2021
Why are my quotes for a non owners car insurance policy so expensive?
I live in NYC, and while I don't own a car, I do rent one for work all the time. Everyone else online seems to get quotes for just a few hundred dollars a year, but mine is over $1,000! Why is this?
Shannon Martin
Apr 29, 2021
Can you travel in New York with a Turo car?
I need to rent a car and recently heard about Turo. Are New Yorkers able to rent using Turo and how does it work?
Sean Boehme
Feb 07, 2022
How far is D.C. from N.Y.C. by car?
I’m being relocated to D.C. for my job, and I want to do the move by myself. How far is D.C. from N.Y.C. by car?
Holden Easterbrook
Mar 17, 2022
Can I register a car in Florida with an out-of-state license?
My state license is still in New York, but I've moved to Florida and want to get my car registered here. Can I still get insurance?
Sophie Newman
Aug 18, 2021
How is Farmers insurance in New York?
"I'm looking into auto and home insurance. I've heard good things about Farmers and am considering switching. Are they a good company?"
Emily Maracle
Jul 26, 2021
How do you get cheap car insurance?
I'm moving to New York in a couple weeks and I know that I'm going to need to switch policies, but auto insurance there is so expensive. What's the best way to get cheap car insurance?
Carlos Kirby
Nov 11, 2021
How far is Boston from New York if you’re driving?
My college buddies and I are doing a road trip down the eastern coast for spring break. We’re starting from Boston and our first major stop is New York City—how far will that drive be?
Samuel Todd
Mar 15, 2022
How do I get car insurance in New York?
I'm getting ready to move to New York, and I need to get new car insurance, since my current coverage doesn’t meet the state minimum. How do I do that?
Liz Jenson
Nov 17, 2021
Do you have to update your license when moving into a new state?
What happens if you don't change your driver's license when you move? I just renewed my New York license and then moved to a new state. I don't feel like going through the hassle at the DMV, getting a new picture taken, and paying for a new license. What will happen if I keep mine?
Shannon Martin
Aug 25, 2021
How long does a car inspection take in New York?
I live in New York and my car is due for an inspection. I work a lot and I'm worried I won't have time to get it inspected. How long will it take?
Emily Maracle
Oct 25, 2021

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