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Great American Road Trips / Car Pairings: Part I

There’s nothing like the freedom of hitting the open road and just driving. Hence, we’re giving you an overview of some great American road trips. In the spirit of wine/food pairings, we are doing the same, but only with road trips and what we see as the ideal car companions that can make your trip that much more special. Enjoy part 1 of this series. Rocky Top Road Trip – Extreme Sports & Adrenaline Junkies This Southern Colorado loop is a 500-mile tour that will take you out of the…

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Tips for Organizing Summer Camping Gear

We at AutoNation Drive love heading off onto the open roads during summer for some epic road trips, however, we don’t particularly enjoy the packing part. Here are our top 5 tips for organizing summer camping gear.   Rolling Makes Packing Perfect Before it’s time to get the bags and gear into your vehicle, you’ll want to pack your bags wisely. Clothing that’s folded will take up more space than other means of organizing packed clothing. The most space-efficient means of packing clothing is to fold items into a long…

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Car-Borne Fun Outside the Commute

Most people use their vehicles for a daily grind commute- simply as a means to get to work and come home. However, there’s lots more car-borne fun outside the commute that everyone should try to enjoy at least once! Join us as we share our favorite activities to enjoy our wheels and the roads.   Road trips Road trips have existed since wheeled transportation was created, though it takes arguably less time to do a road trip than any other time in human history. We love the unknowns that are always…

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Traits of Memorial Day Travel Vehicles

During Memorial Day Weekend, AAA Travel says more than 37.2 million Americans will travel more than 50 miles from their homes. That’s a lot of people on the roads, even if they’re only driving to the airport – which they aren’t.  If you’re planning in advance to purchase or lease a vehicle, here’s some traits of Memorial Day travel vehicles that you’ll want to keep in mind.   Storage There’s bound to be cargo to carry with you: camping gear, picnic supplies, BBQs, extra clothes from swimming in grandma’s pond,…

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3 Cars to Take Your Road Trips to New Heights of Luxury

Road trips are not necessarily known for their comfortable or lavish atmosphere. In fact, some people might even consider road trips to be “roughing it.” For those of you who don’t care to not enjoy every moment you spend in your vehicle, consider taking one of these three cars for a spin. You might just find you don’t want to do anything but road trips afterwards.   Porsche Macan The Porsche line of Macans features a glorious blend of sport and comfort. Ergonomic seats mold seamlessly to your body and…

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