Exterior view of a 2021 Kia Seltos driving down a winding road during the winter

Check out These Tips and Tricks for Long Distance Driving and Road Trips!

13 Tips and Tricks for Long Distance Driving and Road Trips

Are you planning a long drive or road trip this fall? If so, then there are a few tips and tricks that you should be following while planning your trip and while actually making the drive. The staff here at Kia of Irvine has a number of excellent tips and tricks that you should consider following. Feel free to visit our dealership before your trip to have your vehicle inspected to ensure that it is well-equipped for driving long distances.

Below are 13 tips and tricks that individuals should consider when they are about to embark on a lengthy drive or road trip! Check them out for yourself today!

  1. Follow the Rules of the Road
  2. Plan Rest Stops Out Ahead of Time
  3. Pack Plenty of Healthy Road Trip Snacks
  4. Get a Good Night’s Rest Prior to Your Trip
  5. Take a Break from Driving Every 2 or 3 Hours
  6. Wear Clothing That is Comfortable for Driving
  7. Bring Plenty of Water Bottles to Stay Hydrated
  8. Chew Gum While Driving to Maintain Alertness
  9. Maintain Proper and Comfortable Driving Posture
  10. Listen to Audio Books, Podcasts, or Favorite Playlists
  11. Bring Various Forms of Entertainment for Passengers
  12. Do Not Rely Solely on Cruise Control to Improve Awareness
  13. Alternate Drivers and Avoid Driving More than 10 Hours Each

If you would like more details about any of the tips and tricks highlighted above, then you should contact our staff here at Kia of Irvine today!

Interior view of the 2021 Kia Telluride with a driver using the navigation system

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