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April 20, 2015 17:25

There is an excitement when people plan for a journey via a car as the driving experience during the entire trip is joyful. Driving the car on long routes makes the driver get more acquainted with his/her vehicle's performance. While arranging for such tours, there are a few travel tips for cars, which must be considered so ad to make the sojourn more delightful. These points are as follows:

  1. People owning small cars might face with the problem of less luggage space as such vehicles can only carry a specific quantity of load. Therefore, it is necessary to do the packing properly so that the boot of the small cars does not get over-clogged. If the car is packed with extra luggage, then its performance might also be compromised as the automobile will not be able to deliver efficient mileage.

  1. It is also necessary that prior to the trip, all the specifications of the car are thoroughly examined and any problem persisting should be resolved. The clutch, brake oil, engine oil and air filters of the car should be checked and replaced if needed. Also, the tyre pressure must be monitored before departure and a spare wheel should be kept in the boot in case of any on-road problem.

  1. People going via family cars should see to it that all the necessary on-road equipment are stocked in the luggage. The family cars must be equipped with a first-aid kit in case there is any unexpected occurrence on the midway. Also, the electronic devices, such as stereo and AC should be functioning properly to avoid any inconveniences during the journey.

  1. If people are planning for an off-road excursion by Sports Utility Vehicles or SUVs, then it must be checked that these cars are fitted with radial tyres for proper grip. The suspensions of these SUVs should be examined so as to ensure a comfortable driving experience. Furthermore, special off-roading tyres can also be equipped in the SUVs so that they move stably on all terrains.

  1. At times people also rent a car along with a driver so that the journey is less hectic and more fun. In such a case, the Multi Purpose Vehicles or MUVs are the optimal choice for family cars as they feature a relaxed seating arrangement with sufficient boot, leg and shoulder space. While selecting among the best MUVs, people must see to it that which one is efficient in terms of mileage and on-road performance. Also, it must be checked that which of these MUVs are stocked with comfortable features of entertainment and comfort.

  1. The most important tip while planning a journey via a car is that all the necessary items needed during the midway should be kept inside the vehicle only and not in the boot. Things, such as snacks, beverages and any disposal box should be kept within the reach of the occupants so that one does not have to make a stop every time they are needed.

One should always maintain an itinerary and also keep the map of the destination where they are going. These days, most of the people rely on built-in car or phone navigation for directions. The same can also be opted and installed on the phones of the occupants in case they don't have this feature.

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