Category: Road trip

Ford Rouge Factory Tour

If you’re a car enthusiast or just looking for something fun to do during your next trip to Detroit, don’t miss the exciting factory tours offered by the Henry Ford Museum. Tickets range from $28 to $35 depending on the package you get and include two different city attractions. Two of these packages even include the Ford Rouge Factory Tour! You’ll start the tour on a tour bus at the Henry Ford, which will play a video of the history of the Rouge factory on the way to the factory itself. At the plant, you’ll sit in a comfortable theater to watch films about the past and future of the…




How to Keep Your Car Cool in the Summer

The summer heat is upon us and, while it may seem like the inside of your car is as hot as a volcano, have no fear! There are plenty of easy, cheap ways to keep your car cool in summer. While most of these may seem obvious, quite a few people seem to overlook them. To make sure you stay extra cool this summer, we’ve got some tips to help you beat the summer heat. Park in the shade. While you may have the perfect opportunity to grab that front row parking spot at work, it may not be the best choice. Your car will be much hotter after the…




Michigan Road Trip Destinations Ideas for a Spring Day

Now that spring is upon us, it’s time to plan the ultimate spring road trip. Luckily for you, there are plenty of excellent destinations right here in Michigan. Gather some snacks, fill the tank with gas, and check out our list of Michigan road trip destinations. The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, where you can learn about Ford’s inventions and traditions with over 200 acres of exhibits The Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, where you can check out one of the state’s largest car collections The Detroit Institute of Arts in Detroit, where you can take a break from the car-related sightseeing for some modern culture and art Michigan’s…




How to have the BEST (or at least not the worst) Summer Road Trip

  How to have the BEST (or at least not the worst) Summer Road Trip According to a survey done by TripAdvisor, three in four summer travelers take a road trip by car which means that there’s a pretty good chance you’re going on a Road Trip of your own.  If your luck is anything like Clark Griswald, you’re going to want to read this. @edmunds survey of drivers finds 75% likely to take a road trip by Labor Day. There are a few very important things to do before getting the family together for a good old fashioned family bonding road trip to avoid getting yourself stranded by the side…