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Tips for the perfect summer camping trip

Summer is officially here. After spending the past few months cooped up, the urge to get out and explore the great outdoors — safely — is stronger than ever. But, the pandemic has left many wary of travel by air, rail, bus and other means of mass transportation. Instead, travelers are packing up their families and taking to the road. According to AAA, car trips will account for 97% of the favored mode of transportation this summer. For those needing a vacation that... read more

Three creative road trips and the tires needed to get you there

Are you ready to hit the road? Sooner or later, it'll be time to load up the car and launch a new journey. Many Americans have been thinking about where that next journey is going to be, and for many, the destination will be closer to home this year. But deciding where to go is only the start; it’s also...

Thinking about a road trip? How to get back behind the wheel safely

As the nation considers a safe and socially-distant return to work and travel, states are loosening restrictions on stay-at-home orders. As your car may have sat relatively idle over the last few months, the following tips can help ensure your vehicle is ready when you are, while you, the driver, stay informed and safe. Whether you’re headed back to...

5 reasons to accelerate your car maintenance

Car maintenance is often a scheduled chore when you’re regularly driving. However, if you’re driving less due to the current environment, maintenance can easily become a lesser priority or even completely forgotten. Hankook Tire’s latest Gauge Index found that as daily driving decreased as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, nearly one-third (30 percent) of Americans have done...

5 tips: Now's a prime time for a car seat safety review

Although many families aren’t driving as much these days, it’s always important to make sure you are keeping your kids as safe as possible in the car. Now that we’re spending more time at home, this is a good time for parents and caregivers to brush up on expert advice for choosing, installing and properly using car seats, booster...

Not driving as often right now? Here’s how to keep your car fresh

During a season that’s usually devoted to adventure, many of us have been forced to stick a little closer to home. When it’s finally time to return to our globetrotting ways, it’s vital to make sure our vehicles are ready. That means taking active steps now, while our cars are mostly idle. How do we make sure they’re in...
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