We’ve created this guide of the essential car accessories you’ll need for a great road trip for the Summer of 2021. Ranging from phone holders, mounts and chargers to security solutions, there’s something for both drivers and passengers.
Having a strong and sturdy car holder for your smartphone is certainly essential, especially if you’re using your phone as a sat nav with the use of Google Maps, Waze or Apple Maps. This particular phone holder from Olixar has the ability to be either attached to your windscreen or dashboard, whilst rotated 360 degrees for the perfect viewing angle. With an adjustable gooseneck and a suction mount, your smartphone will be held securely.
Available for £24.99
Along with a car holder, another essential is a suitable car charger to keep your smartphone or tablet topped up with power ready for when you need it. This Scosche Dual USB-C Car Charger has an output of 40W providing it with the capabilities of providing Power Delivery charging for your devices, meaning your tablet or phone will be charged at an extremely fast rate. Additionally, to keep your devices charged safely, Scosche has incorporated both short circuit and overload protection.
Available for £49.99
During long road trips, keep your passengers entertained with the use of a tablet and this Macally Tablet Mount. Designed to attach to the back of your car’s headrest, this holder will mount your tablet in a position that is not only secure but at a comfortable viewing angle, perfect for watching movies and videos or even playing games. Where this holder differs from others on the market is that it features a built-in charging system consisting of 3 USB-A ports and a USB-C port, ideal for charging your tablet, smartphones and any other USB charging devices.
Available for £29.99
Dashcams are a great accessory to have not only for security and insurance purposes but for capturing those stunning views along your trip too. This particular dashcam from Volkano features a 110-degree wide-angle lens capable of recording in 720p and a 2-inch wide LCD screen. It’s also got a built-in G-sensor designed to automatically detect any sudden shakes or collisions.
Available for £7.99
Over the last few years, car theft has increased and become easier for thieves due to the inclusion of keyless entry technology on the latest cars, which is where this product comes in. This Olixar pouch has been designed with RFID signal blocking technology built-in meaning it’s capable of blocking out any signals from thieves trying to steal your car. Olixar has also included a twin pocket for storing your credit/debit cards and your ID too.
We hope you found this guide useful and you were able to find the car accessories for your 2021 Summer road trip. If you’ve got any questions, please leave your comments down below!