A long trip is always a test to your car. Any form of a problem, no matter how insignificant it is may bring you lot of problems while on your journey with the worst case being an accident and probably loss of life. It is therefore important that you efficiently prepare your car/ vehicle before embarking on any long trip. It might require you to visit a garage and book an appointment with a mechanic depending on your car condition.
Car owner's manual:
This manual carries a lot of needed information from how to change a flat tire, where to locate a jack to towing as trailer. How to jump start your car in case your battery dies, how to top up your engine oil and other fluids among many other things.
Motorcycle road trips demand more planning compared to a journey in a car. This is because unlike a car, the motorcycles offer limited space to pack your most important tools and necessities. For the first timers, before hitting the road, it will be important to ask yourself questions like; what place do you intend to go, how much time you will take on the road, and what you consider to spend on lodging/accommodation.Once you have done the above, then the next step will be to plan for your trip which will require considering some basic facts as mentioned below;