10 Best Autumn Driving Tunes

Posted on by Defensive Driving | in Defensive Driving Online, My Kind of Driving, Road Trips

shutterstock_534075931
There is nothing like driving across the country when the autumn leaves are falling around you, the weather is just starting to chill, and there are some of the best driving tunes on the stereo. Road Trips are one of the great American pastimes, but in order to have the best road trip, you need the best tunes. Obviously personal music taste differs greatly for everyone, but here are some road trip classics, both old and new, that will help to make your fall road trip one to remember. For these songs and complete playlists, as well as more road trip tips including ideas for food, games, apps and safety, check out our Road Trip Planner.

Recent Hits

“Ways to Go” by Grouplove
Although we run the risk of being a little bit too cute, this song by Grouplove may be an analogy for a relationship, but it works just as well as a literal description of your trip.

“Stay High” by Tove Lo (Hippie Sabotage remix)
For something a little different, look no further than “Stay High,” one of the songs of 2014 so far, and the perfect atmospheric song for late night driving.

“All Too Well” by Taylor Swift
This reminiscing country/pop ballad really sets the scene for an autumn drive, but it will also have you crying by the end of it.

“Valerie” by Mark Ronson, feat. Amy Winehouse
Amy Winehouse and Mark Ronson collaborated on a radio show in 2007 to give us this up-tempo version of The Zutons’ original song; they soon released it as a single, and it became an instant classic.

“Save Tonight” by Eagle-Eye Cherry
Released in 1997, this may be stretching the boundaries of “recent” music a little bit, but this song is the perfect road trip tune, and one of the best one-hit-wonders of the past few decades.

Classic Road Trip Tunes

These songs need no explanation, they are some of the best rock classics that also happen to double up as the best road trip songs of all time. For a full playlist, go here.

“I’ve Been Everywhere” by Johnny Cash
“Sweet Child O’ Mine” by Guns N’ Roses
“Take it Easy” by Eagles
“Go Your Own Way” by Fleetwood Mac
“Route 66” by The Rolling Stones

So there you have it! Of course, this list is not exhaustive, but remember this next time you plan a road trip: the music is just as important as the destination!

Don’t forget to enter for a chance to win a Blu-Ray player in our Halloween giveaway–visit Facebook for the details!

|

Customer Reviews

Defensivedriving.com has a ShopperApproved rating of 4.7 based on 110834 ratings and reviews.

Ananstacia Tucker TX, united states
Fast!!! So easy to get started.
Randall Cox Texas, united states
Great course. Very professional and easy to understand.
Anna Morse united states
Easy enough!
Melissa Hebert None, united states
Quick and easy
Breuna Preston None, united states
Good and quick
Alexandria Regan None, united states
very easy
Kristin Baughman-Walthall None, united states
Easy and quick
Darian Flores TX, United States
It's great
breanna tillery TX, United States
Very informative, simple to use
Ray Ernst united states
Great!
Isabel Ortiz Texas, united states
Great
nicolas nicodemus None, united states
super easy to navigate
Mckenna Ayers None, united states
Very Easy to follow
Madison Dubose None, united states
Very easy to use
Nolan Mccall None, united states
love
lydia hartsell None, united states
easy
Fred Casillas None, united states
It has been quick and easy
William Graves None, united states
Quick and really easy.
Ryan Miller TX, United States
Great experience easy to maneuver and use
Fraylon Gutierrez TX, United States
Easy and simple I would refer to any and everyone.
Lisa Novotny None, united states
Easy
Thomas Ditzer None, united states
quick & easy
James Mathis None, united states
Easyyy peasyyyyy
Nathan Lenz None, united states
Easy to use, quick to sign up, and the website is user friendly!
William Sutton
Easy to use
Samantha Smith
I have used this site for about 10 years! It is efficient and painless process!!
Leonard Dillon
Easy
See all reviews on shopperApproved.com
Why DefensiveDriving.com
  • 20 Years in Business
  • Over 2 Million Customers Served
  • Highest Possible Better Business Bureau Rating
  • Award Winning Course