Thinking about planning a road trip to round out your summer the right way? Why not do it behind the wheel of a new Toyota in Orlando? We’ve got tons of options that can get you where you want to go and do it safely, efficiently, and affordably. However, if you’re not in the market for a new car, we’ve still got tons of Orlando Toyota road trip tips to make your summer vacation the best one yet. Let’s get started – after all, the biggest part of going on a road trip is planning it beforehand!
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The first thing to do is to plan out exactly where you’re going to be taking your Orlando Toyota. An impromptu or unplanned road trip can be fun, but it can also be costly and expensive (especially if you have kids or pets traveling with you!). Plot out where you’re headed and how long you’ll drive in between stops; book hotels ahead of time, and allot yourself a bit of extra time just in case of traffic or bad weather.
Next step – be sure to pack your Orlando Toyota carefully! It’s tempting to just throw everything in the cargo hold and hit the road, but there are specific rules to packing that you should follow if you want your vacation to be stress free.
- Pack heavy things on the bottom – this will help keep your car’s center of gravity low and make your drive time safer (as well as not smash lighter cargo items).
- Don’t stack things to the ceiling of your 2015 Toyota car – this will prevent you from clearly seeing out the back and puts a damper on your safety.
- Be sure to leave the things you need within reach! Keep snacks, drinks, medicines, chargers, and anything else you want on hand and easily reachable up front or in the back seat during your road trip.
Before you hit the road, be sure to schedule Toyota Service in Orlando! This means getting an oil change, having your tires checked and possibly rotated and filled, checking your windshield wipers, and getting a new battery if needed. You’ll also want to have our techs check your brakes, fluid levels, and all lights before you head out on your summer road trip! This can save you from a breakdown and a whole lot of costs down the road, so don’t leave town before getting the necessary routine car maintenance.
Plan a road trip according to your passengers’ needs!
Take your passengers into consideration! If you’re taking young kids on your road trip, be sure to pack lots of snacks, drinks, and games to keep them occupied. Similarly, if you’re bringing along your four-legged friends, be sure to secure them inside your vehicle and bring treats and water to keep them comfortable when you hit the highway.
Ready to head out and need to schedule Toyota Service in Orlando or check out our great selection of highway ready SUVs? Come on down and see us – we’re at 3575 Vineland Road, just off the I-4 near the Millenia Mall!