Ultimate Playlists Inspired By the Cars We Drive

Car Playlists

Everything sounds better in a brand new car.

Ever wonder what it’s like to drive that dream car? What it would feel like behind the wheel, what music would complement the drive, what people who live that life listen to? Or, do you think about what you’d want to sing along with in that car? What your kids or passengers would have fun listening to? What would turn a long drive into a rocking road trip?

So did we.

Inspired by our favorite cars, we put together playlists of the ideal songs to drive to, sing along to, the soundtrack to the life that each car enables. Leave your comments and playlist suggestions in the comments section!

2017 Acura ILX

Our Ultimate Road Trip Playlists For The Acura Ilx Runs The Spectrum From Ac/Dc And Aerosmith To The Dixie Chicks And The Band Perry.

Our ultimate road trip playlists for the Acura ILX runs the spectrum from AC/DC and Aerosmith to The Dixie Chicks and The Band Perry.


2017 Mercedes Benz S550 Carbriolet

Car Playlists

The Mercedes-Benz S550 inspired us to soar and to find a higher place; from Norah Jones to David Guetta and Sia’s Titanium, to a little German influence from Alle Farben and Milky Chance, we can drive all day to this soundtrack.

2017 Cadillac ATS-V

Car Playlists

Get your motor running only begins to inspire this list of heart-pumping, adrenaline-inducing songs that pair perfectly with the thrill of the ATS-V’s powerful engine.

2017 Nissan Sentra SR Turbo

What A Love: This Fun Little Sedan Has A The Appearance Of A Grown Up But The Soul Of A Teenager; Ok Go, Blink 182 And The White Stripes Were Our Soundtrack This Week!

What a love: this fun little sedan has the appearance of a grown-up but the soul of a teenager; OK Go, Blink 182 and The White Stripes were our soundtrack this week!

2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid

Car Playlists

The Rogue and its Star Wars inspired design and marketing inspired us to put together our own list of extra-terrestrial songs, from Starships to Firework to Virtual Insanity (and some great Weird Al Star Wars parodies tossed in for good measure).

2017 Chrysler Pacifica

Car Playlists

The Chrysler Pacifica inspires a lot of singing, and a lot of West Coast singers. We rounded up our favorites–Katy Perry to the Beach Boys–and sang ’em all!

2017 Mini Cooper Clubman

Car Playlists

The Mini Cooper Clubman inspired us to tune into our favorite British artists, from The English Beat to the Rolling Stones and of course, David Bowie. Somehow, these songs just sound better in the Mini!

Journalist, entrepreneur and mom. Expertise includes new cars, family cars, 3-row SUVs, child passenger car seats and automotive careers... More about Scotty Reiss