Accessories

Top 10 List of Summer Travel Accessories

Summer means a cooler in the trunk, driving with polarized shades and staying hydrated.

What else should you pack before the next summer road adventure? We’ve got ten great tips for your family.

Latest Apps Assist With Family Outings

You don't need a brand-new car to enjoy all of the Digital Age's driving innovations.

Here are some suggestions of what to download before you hit the road.

Seat Covers Target Friends With Paws

Canine claws make short work of upholstery, especially leather. So it’s important to set up some safeguard for your seats before hitting the road with your canine companion this summer.

Drivers turn to dash cams for video evidence during accidents

Dash cams become eye witness to driving incidents

Cameras similar to those worn by thrillseekers are finding their way to the dashboards of safety-conscious drivers.

“Dash cameras are helpful in hit-and-run collisions – or other situations where you’d want to get someone’s license plate,” said Johan-Till Broer of Garman, a Kansas-based electronics company that started making dash cameras this year.

Don't let all the small electronics turn a good day bad

It’s not enough anymore for your car’s battery to just help start the engine. It also needs to power a navigation system, charge your cell phone, operate a back-up camera and a plethora of 21st century conveniences. 

So how do you ensure your battery has enough strength to do all that and prevent you from being stranded thousands of miles from home on your summer road trip?