The Cozy Gadget That Will Make Winter Road Trips So Much Better

If you’ve ever sat in a freezing car, desperately breathing on your hands to thaw them out enough to drive, you know the struggle that is taking a long car trip in the winter. If your heating system isn’t up to snuff or takes a while to warm up, you could be left shivering for quite a while.

Luckily, there’s a new gadget on the market that is promising to make winter road trips and tailgating so much more comfortable and toasty.

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Stalwart makes heated blankets that are specially designed to be used in your car. These electric blankets plug right into your vehicle’s cigarette lighter or 12V socket and have a 96-inch-long cord, which means that you can even use it in the back seat. The blanket is compatible with most cars, trucks, RVs, and SUVs.

Unlike most fancy car gadgets, these blankets are shockingly affordable. You can pick one up now for between $21 and $27 on Amazon. They also come in a range of pretty colors and patterns. Don’t let your winter days be filled with shivering car rides to work or frosty family vacations.