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The Ultimate Road Trip Playlist

The Ultimate Road Trip Playlist

Road trip season is fast approaching. Whether you are popping down to the beach, or driving across the country, it is always better to prepared with some great road trip music to make the journey more enjoyable for everyone.

Long car journeys can quickly become boring and uncomfortable – but with MG you can rest assured that you will be travelling in comfort, and with some firm music favourites keeping energy levels high. Our SUVs come equipped with spacious interiors, with enough room for all of your belongings plus some dancing space! And to make things even easier, technology and connectivity are at the heart of all our models, including the All New MG HS, with a large infotainment screen situated at the front of the dashboard. Featuring a bold 10.1” colour touchscreen, the infotainment system is compatible with both Apple CarPlayTM and Android Auto TM for seamless integration with your phone and music.

Searching through online playlists, quizzing your friends for song suggestions and revisiting high school mixtapes can give you some great ideas, but the task of compiling the best road trip songs can be a big one, with a lot of pressure to get it right. To ease your travel stress and make the trip just a little bit easier, here is our essential list of road trip songs that will work wonders on your family and friends.

Find the full list of road trip songs below:

  1. We Didn’t Start The Fire – Billy Joel
  2. More Than A Feeling – Boston
  3. Born To Run – Bruce Springsteen
  4. We Built This City – Starship
  5. Any Way You Want It – Journey
  6. Bat Out Of Hell – Meat Loaf
  7. Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
  8. Summer of ’69 – Bryan Adams
  9. Livin’ On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
  10. The Power Of Love – Huey Lewis &The News
  11. Here Comes The Sun – The Beatles
  12. Call Me – Blondie
  13. Pompeii – Bastille
  14. Wake Me Up – Avicii
  15. On Top Of The World – Imagine Dragons
  16. Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
  17. Free Fallin’ – Tom Petty
  18. Walking On Sunshine – Katrina & The Waves
  19. Dancing Queen – ABBA
  20. Mr Brightside – The Killers
  21. Life Is A Highway – Rascal Flatts
  22. You Get What You Give – New Radicals
  23. Ho Hey – The Lumineers
  24. You’re Gorgeous – Babybird
  25. Dakota – Stereophonics
  26. Always Take The Weather With You – The Booze Bros
  27. Dancing In The Moonlight – Toploader
  28. Riptide – Vance Joy
  29. Take On Me – A-Ha
  30. New Shoes – Paulo Nutini
  31. Best Day Of My Life – American Authors
  32. Castle On The Hill – Ed Sheeran
  33. Hold Back The River – James Bay
  34. Holding Out For A Hero – Bonnie Tyler
  35. Man! I Feel Like A Woman – Shania Twain
  36. Eye Of The Tiger – Survivor
  37. Californication – Red Hot Chilli Peppers
  38. Walk Me Home – P!nk
  39. Take Me Out – Franz Ferdinand
  40. 2002 – Anne-Marie
  41. Chandelier – Sia
  42. Cry Me A River – Justin Timberlake
  43. Rude – Magic
  44. Hall Of Fame – The Script
  45. Lewis Capaldi – Before You Go

Want to listen to our road trip playlist on the move? You can access the playlist on Spotify and download it to save that precious mobile data!

For more information on our models, or even some more music suggestions, check out our Behind The Wheel blog.

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