Road trips are the best means to break up your monotonous routine. The road trips allow you to experience new things and get out of your comfort zone. However, doing the latter can become quite difficult if you have a smart home.
But you don’t have to worry; With the right kind of car gadgets and accessories, you can feel relaxed and homely even on a road trip. When I went on a road trip a couple of months back, I began to miss my kids within a day. But thanks to the impressive Spectrum internet speeds in my area, I was able to use the smart ‘Anker’s Roav VIVA’ to call and check up on my kids.
So, here are 12 cool car gadgets and accessories that will enable you to make your road trip fun and enjoyable.
HUDWAY Cast Heads-Up Display (HUD)
This gadget enables you to turn any mobile into a heads up display. So, you can see the directions on a transparent screen right in front of your eyes. Not only that, but you can also use it to stay connected with your loved ones through calls and texts. It lets you control the music in your vehicle as well. So, if you don’t have a luxurious vehicle, make sure that you have this luxurious technology for a road trip.
Anker Quick Charge 3.0 USB Car Charger
We all have been stuck in a situation when our mobile battery dies on a road trip and we have to buy expensive chargers from gas stations. This gadget is the ultimate solution to all your problems. It is light-weight and affordable and can charge your phone up to 80% in just half an hour. Not only that, but it also comes with an 18-month long warranty.
Automatic PRO Realtime Car Tracker
This gadget allows you to keep track of your car’s health smartly. It has a Smart Hub that can run an engine diagnostic and can let you track your car in case of theft. Also, it provides a crash alert service to make you feel safe on your road trip.
Handpresso Auto Hybrid Coffee Maker
If you are a coffee lover, this is the must-have accessory for you. It can easily get plugged into a cigarette lighter and can make the perfect coffee for you in just about 2 minutes. So, take your coffee with you and spend those extra dollars on a fun activity.
Nonda ZUS Smart Tire Safety Monitor
This gadget lets you track the pressure in your tires and sends you alerts regarding leaks before a tire turns useless. Not only that, but it can also help you to charge other devices. So, you won’t need to buy extra chargers as long as you have this gadget in your car.
Backtrack Professional Breathalyzer
This device will help you keep track of your drinking amounts. While on a road trip, drinking in excessive amounts can be especially dangerous because of the risk of road accidents. So, with this device, you can get police-quality results within seconds and keep yourself from drinking dangerous amounts.
YI Mirror Dash Cam
This device will let you make the most of your road trip in the true sense. It lets you capture the beautiful landscape around you with ease. You can record videos in 1080p and 720p with the help of this gadget at a very affordable price.
Ralph Lauren Fingerless Driving Gloves
If you are a fashion lover, these accessories will make you feel like a total badass. These are extremely fashionable and trendy and will keep you super warm during winters. Made of 100% pure leather, these are elastic, non-slippery and comfortably breathable.
Cooluli Mini Fridge Electric Cooler
This cooler can keep your food and drinks cool when you are on the go. With a weight of 4.85 pounds, it can hold up to 6 cans at once. It also uses very low energy and you can use it simply by plugging it into a USB port.
TrailNest Rooftop Hammock
This accessory will take your road trip to a new level. Just connect it to the roof bars of your SUV and make the most of a starry night by relaxing on top of your vehicle.
Rack-Mounted Road Shower
This water tank allows you to take a shower anytime and anywhere. It utilizes the sun to heat the 19 liters of water it can hold. With the help of a hand pump and an air compressor, you can make the perfect shower on the go.
Inflatable Car Bed
This is one of the best accessories to have if you don’t like to spend on expensive hotels. You can sleep in your car with this super cool bed. It comes with a pair of pillows and a repair kit as well.
So, make sure that you stay comfortable and secure with these smart car gadgets and accessories. While I was on my road trip, I wanted to watch the latest episode of Game of Thrones on HBO. With the help of WheelMate Extreme Vehicle Desk, I was able to access Spectrum TV and Internet through the App on my laptop and enjoy my favorite show on the go. Since then, I have recommended this accessory to my friends as well.