Top 25 Summer Road Trip Songs

SUMMER IS HERE! And like many of you, we’re getting ready for the classic summer activity: road trips. Besides good company and a full tank of gas, an essential part of your summer road trip is a great playlist. A solid playlist is the soundtrack to memories of driving the open roads with friends embarking [...]

June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Road Trips And Activities|

Tailgating Tips – Prep Like A Pro

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for football fans. There’s almost always a game on TV, fantasy football is in full effect and, best of all, there are tons of tailgates to attend. Here’s how you can dress up your car and be the star of your next tailgate. Gear Up Before you [...]

October 6th, 2015|Categories: Car Accessories, CARCHEX, Road Trips And Activities|

Top 5 Fall Foliage Road Trips

The weeks after Labor Day can be a drag. The neighborhood pool is closed, temperatures begin to drop and you start bringing out extra layers of clothing. It can be a brutal time for those who love warm summer months. Maybe it helps to remember the fun seasonal events and products that fall brings. We [...]

September 15th, 2015|Categories: Road Trips And Activities|

Summer Road Trip Safety Tips

As summer winds down during the month of August, many families are gearing up for their summer vacation. Recently, our Consumer Auto Advocate shared summer driving tips with Fox 45 in Baltimore. Check out the video to learn how you should prepare for your summer road trip! https://youtu.be/7MFYRwmr-yU Mary: Oh, let's hope you don't [...]

August 7th, 2015|Categories: Road Trips And Activities, Safety And Driving Tips|

How to Make Dreaded Holiday Travel Easy

Are you traveling for the Thanksgiving this week? We understand the amount of work that goes into preparing to celebrate with family and friends and know that the addition of traveling can make this a very stressful time of the year for those traveling to spend the holiday with loved ones. Whether renting a car [...]

November 26th, 2014|Categories: Road Trips And Activities|

Across the USA: Must-See Summer Road Trips

Must See Road Trips As July comes to a close tomorrow, you're probably thinking of how you can soak up the last of your summer. Before schedules are overtaken once again by school and work, take time to get away one more time by hitting the road. Road trips are perfectly suited for quick, end-of-the-summer [...]

July 30th, 2014|Categories: Road Trips And Activities|

Keep Your Car Cool in The Summer Sun

Different sources have different estimates for how hot your car can get on a hot, sunny summer day. A study by Stanford Medicine stated that a car can heat up 40 degrees in the first hour - making even a 70 degree day prime for overheating your car's interior. We're going to give you some [...]

Road Trip Preparation

Memorial Day is right around the corner, summer is about to be in full swing, and that means the open road is calling. Road trips are a great way to see your state, region or country, and to visit family and friends that live far away. But these trips take different planning and precaution than [...]

May 8th, 2014|Categories: Road Trips And Activities|

How To Avoid The 7 Worst Winter Driving Mistakes

Winter driving means more hazardous roadways and requires more attentive drivers. Here are our top tips and reminders to get you and your loved ones safely to your destination, whether it's just to work or a few states away. Mistake 1: Relying on 4 wheel drive on an icy road Sometimes, when a car is [...]

How to Prepare for Your Thanksgiving Road Trip

Thanksgiving is the busiest travel time of the year, and with nasty weather forecasted for much of the U.S. this week, it could be even tougher than usual to get to where you’re headed. Before you hit this road this year, make you and your car are prepared with our list below. Plan Ahead Using [...]

November 27th, 2013|Categories: Road Trips And Activities|