Road Trips and Car Travel

Explore our latest photo galleries, videos and car travel guides. We love going on road trips and we want to help inspire your next road trip in Canada or the United States. We publish practical guides, tips and tricks to make your next road trip special.

How much time does the average kid take to get in the car?

Time is spent on important stuff like putting on coats and securing kids in seats Read More

Car Travel Car Safety
Jan 4, 2020, 2:30 PM

19 Christmastime road movies to get you in the mood to travel

The festive season is prime road time, with movies providing plenty of inspiration Read More

Car Travel Auto Industry People
Dec 22, 2019, 5:30 PM

Check on Santa's progress with a push of the OnStar blue button

Collaboration with NORAD offers real-time updates on Santa around the world Read More

Auto Technology Car Travel
Dec 19, 2019, 5:30 PM

21 road films to inspire one last summer road trip

With the kids nearly back to school, there’s still a chance for a road trip Read More

Car Travel Auto Industry People
Aug 25, 2019, 6:30 PM


Lexus offers off-road adventure to hotel guests

Tennessee resort to offer Lexus Off-Road Adventure in Great Smoky Mountains Read More

Car Travel Off Roading
Aug 10, 2019, 6:30 PM

Volkswagen California camper van goes digital

New California 6.1 will boast and wider stance and host of modernizations Read More

New Cars Car Travel
Aug 2, 2019, 6:30 PM

Mobile app lets parents charge kids for rides in chores

Škoda Parent Taxi enables parents to exchange rides for household chores Read More

Auto Technology Car Travel
Jul 16, 2019, 6:30 PM

ROAD TRIP: Chev Silverado on the road to the Arctic

Few vehicles are brave enough to take the new Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk Highway Read More

Automotive Reviews Car Travel New Cars
Oct 1, 2018, 6:30 PM


What’s happening to gas prices across Canada now?

Gasoline prices could reach their highest level in a decade this summer Read More

Safe Driving Tips Car Travel Fuel Economy
Jun 20, 2018, 4:40 AM

Car Hammock makes easy work of resting in a cabin

Setting up in 5 minutes, it provides a comfortable place to stretch out Read More

Car Travel Auto Accesories
Jun 17, 2018, 1:30 PM

Volkswagen to begin autonomous parking project

Studies say drivers spend more than 40 hours a year looking for parking Read More

Autonomous Driving Car Travel
Apr 13, 2018, 10:30 PM

Audi to integrate toll collection into rearview mirrors

Audi first company to offer integrated toll transponders on select cars Read More

Auto Technology Auto Industry Car Travel
Feb 20, 2018, 11:30 PM


Chrysler Pacifica official vehicle of Canada Day

Made-in-Canada 7-seaters used as shuttles for Ottawa Canada Day events Read More

Car Travel
Jun 24, 2017, 6:30 PM

Cross-country convertible road trip celebrates Canada 150

What better way to celebrate our big summer birthday than with the top down Read More

New Cars Auto Industry People Car Travel
Jun 15, 2017, 6:40 AM

Adventure drive of a lifetime along Norway's fjords

Rally named after character from Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Read More

Car Travel Auto Enthusiasts
May 15, 2017, 12:30 AM

21 classic exotic cars that could be yours

RM Sotheby’s auction coincides with Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Read More

Car Travel Auto Enthusiasts Luxury Cars
Mar 6, 2017, 8:50 AM


10 cars to impress your date on Valentine's Day

Valentine's day is a time to up your game and impress the object of your affection Read More

New Cars Car Travel Auto Enthusiasts
Feb 8, 2017, 7:25 AM

McLaren goes ice driving

Pure McLaren Arctic Experience is set for January 2017 in Finland Read More

Nissan Leaf goes on epic road trips

Nissan wants to dispel range anxiety keeping many people from EVs Read More

Car Travel Auto Industry People
Aug 28, 2016, 10:30 AM

BMW sets up car-sharing service in Seattle

ReachNow allows users to book BMW i3s and Mini Coopers, among others Read More


Range Rover creates once-in-a-lifetime road-trip

Driving adventure spans 5 continents and 8 countries in 21 days Read More

Lamborghini readies 2016 instruction schedule

Track and ice driving instruction available on four continents, for a hefty fee Read More

Auto Enthusiasts Car Travel
Dec 18, 2015, 1:30 PM

Honda promotes children’s literature

Survey shows 69% of parents concerned children aren’t reading enough Read More

Car Travel Auto Technology
Dec 8, 2015, 5:30 PM

ROAD TEST - Chev Camaro cruising the Pacific north-west

Sixth-generation Camaro V6 takes lengthy Pacific-coast trip in stride Read More


Riding the 'Tail of the Dragon' in a BMW M6

318 curves in just 11 miles (18 km), billiard-table smooth, and no intersections Read More

DRIVEN: 2016 Honda Pilot ideal for family vacation

Honda's new Pilot is solidly in the running for the ultimate family vehicle Read More

New Cars Car Travel
Aug 19, 2015, 7:45 AM

Lower gas prices equal more driving for Canadians

One in seven Canadians will drive more this summer because of low gas prices Read More

Car Travel Car Care Fuel Economy
Jul 8, 2015, 10:40 PM

DRIVING JOBS: The good, the bad and the really ugly!

Even if you love to drive, not all driving jobs are to be coveted Read More

Auto Enthusiasts Auto Industry Car Travel
Jun 30, 2015, 7:35 AM


The worst road trip vehicles for the best drives

Our tongue-in-cheek suggestions for the worst possible vehicles for specific trips Read More

Car Travel Auto Industry People New Cars
Apr 17, 2015, 7:50 PM

Road-tripping to the sun in a 2015 Kia Sedona

The third-generation Sedona has all the right stuff to compete in the minivan segment Read More

Autonomous driving could make you sick

Study suggests motion sickness could be major problem Read More

Auto Technology Car Travel Car Safety
Apr 12, 2015, 8:05 PM

BMW, VW sign on to EV-charging corridor project

Strategically located charging stations planned for U.S. west and east coasts Read More

Green Cars Car Travel
Jan 25, 2015, 6:25 PM


GMC Canyon adds child seat innovation

New mid-size pickup can now accommodate a child seat in the jump-seat area Read More

Car Safety Car Travel
Apr 30, 2014, 12:00 PM

Getting ready for a road trip

Be sure both you and your vehicle are prepared before you take a road trip. Read More

Safe Driving Tips Car Travel
May 17, 2013, 1:00 AM