Car Ownership

News and tips related to being an automobile driver and owner

Road Trip: AAA advice on hitting the road safely this summer
June 6, 2013

Road Trip: AAA advice on hitting the road safely this summer

Don’t be one of the millions of motorists stranded on the roadside this summer road trip season when you should be vacationing instead. To help ensure that you aren’t stranded, in need of rescue by a roadside assistance provider, AAA…

Road Trips and Restaurants: Eating your way across America
May 31, 2013

Road Trips and Restaurants: Eating your way across America

The following post originally appeared on our RoadLoans blog, The Open Road. Road trips are about more than just getting from one place to another. Road trips are about the experiences along the way.  They are about the people, the culture and…

Road Trips: The Cure for ‘Summertime Blues’
May 24, 2013

Road Trips: The Cure for ‘Summertime Blues’

I’ve never understood the seemingly paradoxical title of the song “Summertime Blues.” Based solely on the title, it must be included among top Summer Road Songs, but even as a child, the summer season was my favorite time of year. Blockbuster…

Road Trip: AAA says car still rules for Memorial Day holiday travel
May 23, 2013

Road Trip: AAA says car still rules for Memorial Day holiday travel

Automobile travel will retain its traditional spot at the top of transportation modes Americans use for the Memorial Day weekend period, May 23-27, according to a survey by the American Automobile Association (AAA). “Approximately 31.2 million people plan to drive…