Find used cars in Aurora with CarsDirect. With over a million and a half residents, Aurora is the second largest city in Illinois. However, as part of the Chicago metropolitan area, the city's population tends to blend into that of the larger urban region. Aurora dates back to the 1800s, when settlers established the city from what was a smaller trading outpost, and before that, a Native American community. These days, the city of Aurora is separated into several key regions. The West side neighborhood is located west of the Fox River. The East side lies between the Fox River and the DuPage County line. A "Fox Valley" neighborhood lies to the east of the county line. As a historic part of the Chicagoland area, Aurora contains particular attractions like parks, historic buildings, and more that round up visitors to the area. It also benefits from proximity to the Chicago attractions that sustain the larger urban community, such as national sports franchises and major airports. With its location close to Chicago, the city of Aurora also has access to the vast abundance of used vehicles that make their way from all over the Midwest into the city of Chicago. To find out more about certified pre-owned vehicles, other used vehicles in Aurora and around the Chicago metro area, take a look at CarsDirect. The detailed website can provide clues on how to get your desired vehicle for getting around Aurora and Chicago.