Even though the New Jersey Cash for Clunkers program is coming to an end, many New Jersey dealers are continuing to offer great deals on affordable Yaris and Corolla models. So dry those tears; you may not be able to trade in your old car anymore, but you’ll still be able to purchase a variety of reliable cars at affordable prices.
So you’re a Newark, NJ Cash for Clunkers snoozer, huh? Well, let’s take a look at some of the more affordable options you still have in front of you.
One of the most viable vehicles on the market right now is the Toyota Yaris. The Yaris starts at $12,205 and gets 29 mpg on the highway and 36 mpg in the city. For that price and that fuel economy, the Toyota Yaris should be jumping off shelves this fall.
The Yaris features a sleek, smooth design and plenty of interior space (bolstered by a large back hatch). The Yaris simply provides the utmost in quality for the budget-conscious driver. Toyota’s cost-efficient Yaris also comes standard with MP3 jack, air conditioning, side and side curtain airbags, and ABS brakes.
While the Yaris is one of New Jersey Cash for Clunkers snoozers’ best buys, the Toyota Corolla has quickly become an American favorite purchase. According to recently released data, the Toyota Corolla is the top-selling vehicle under the Cash for Clunkers incentive program, beating out numbers from the rebounding “Big Three” American manufacturers.
Toyota comes to the rescue once again with a cost- and fuel-efficient vehicle. The Toyota Corolla starts at $15,350 and gets 26 mpg on the highway and 35 mpg in city driving. Sold in more than 140 countries with more than 30 million all-time purchases, the Toyota Corolla is the world’s best-selling car. Solid acceleration and agile handling are just two of the many reasons why Corolla has made such a splash in the international car market over the last 40 years.
The 2010 Toyota Corolla features a compliant ride, intuitive controls, and a base 1.8-liter engine with great fuel economy. An optional, more powerful engine is a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that pumps out 158 horsepower. Drivers that missed out on Newark, NJ Cash for Clunkers deals won’t be disappointed by the reliability and handling of this remarkably cost-effective and fuel-efficient vehicle.
In the way of safety features, the vehicle comes standard with antilock brakes, stability control, front-seat side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags and active front head restraints. The car achieved four out of five stars for frontal crash rating in government crash testing.
The 2010 Toyota Corolla allows plenty of space for passengers and extra storage space in the form of a double glove compartment up front and a 12.3 cubic-foot trunk with ample opening. A telescoping steering wheel helps taller drivers find comfort in their driving experience.
New Jersey Cash for Clunkers may be over, but car shoppers should still keep their eyes open for a good fit and a cost-effective vehicle. Stop by your local dealer today for a price quote and test drive.