Long journey

Preparing yourself

  1. Make sure you want to drive - don't feel pressurised
  2. Take and drink plenty of water to be hydrated but allocate toilet breaks
  3. Clean the car, inside and out
  4. Check tyre pressures when they are cold
  5. Check condition of tyres including tread depth
  6. Check level of oil when engine is cold
  7. Check level of coolant
  8. Fill the screenwash
  9. Check brake fluid
  10. If the place is remote, it may help to look on Google Earth before you go to locate it
  11. Audiobooks put me to sleep, so your comfort as a driver is the most important
  12. Make sure you listen to music that you want to listen to