Believe it or not, the Fourth of July is almost upon us. June is ending, and now the summer is upon us for real. The holiday weekend is the perfect way to spend time with your friends and family, but isn’t your vehicle part of your family too? So, to that end, here are a few ways your vehicle can help you celebrate the Fourth in style.
Work On Your Truck
Does your truck need a tuneup? No matter what your truck needs, spend a little time working on it. Ask your friends and family to help out, too. Whether you’re changing the oil, or simply giving it a fresh wash, make it look brand new. After all, the heat of late June and early July probably won’t be kind to it. The ideals that inspired the foundation of our country can inspire you, too. Pass on your love for your vehicle, maybe help someone learn something new. Bonding time is particularly important during special occasions like holidays. And maybe it’ll be a way to avoid the heat, too, while still staying outside.
Amp Up the Patriotic Fervor
Red, white, and blue are strong colors, and decking out your truck in these can make you a superstar at whatever events you’re planning. Amp up the patriotic fervor with some well-chosen accessories, like American themed seat covers, sun shades, and window graphics.
- Seat Covers: Where are you going, and where have you been? If it’s anywhere near water, you might want to invest in some seat covers. Water from beaches, rivers, and lakes could damage your seats, so do your part to protect them.
- Sun Shades: You might enjoy grilling hot dogs for the Fourth. But if you’re using your car to grill those hot dogs, then you’re doing it wrong. Sun shades are great for keeping the interior of your cars or trucks cool. Heat waves in the summertime are no fun for anything, and you don’t want to put on an apron and oven mitts just to drive around.
- Window Graphics: These graphics could display the bald eagle or the Statue of Liberty. Whichever one you choose, help make your new wheels look even better. Catch the eye of other drivers – just be careful not to distract them!
Looking for a New Truck?
Fourth of July sales have probably already started at your local dealerships. If you’re looking for a new vehicle, why not see what you can find? Whatever you choose, get a fresh new ride and treat yourself on America’s birthday. These sales are the best times to get a vehicle when it’s not the end of the model year. And of course, for that next level, dress up your new ride for the holiday, too.
Hit the Road, See America
What could be more American than a road trip? Just like apple pie, baseball, and white picket fences, road trips are an American icon. Relive days gone by and see the sights all around the country. Consider visiting landmarks, museums, parks, anywhere. No matter where you live in the country, you’re bound to find something that will grab your attention. Hitting the road can be tons of fun, too, and you might just make some memories that will last for more than the summer.
Truck Accessories from Trick Trucks
Looking to get your truck ready for your next road trip? Trick Trucks is here to help. With over forty years of experience servicing trucks, we have the expertise and equipment you need. Contact Trick Trucks online or by calling 1-866-60-TRICK. To find out more about our services and trucks, follow us on Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, Google+, and YouTube.