How to Ride in a convertible
If your not use to riding in a convertible there are a few novice mistakes that can be easily avoided and save you from embarrassment. Take into consideration that even though you are getting into a car, you are going to be exposed to the elements.
Hit the open road and enjoy all the sights, smells, and sounds that a convertible lets you enjoy.
You Will Need
* The weather forecast
* A rubber band
* Sunglasses with UV protection
* The open road
* A lanyard or eyewear retainer (optional)
Step 1: Check the weather
Check the weather and get ready for a beautiful drive with the top down.
Make sure the top all the way down before you start your drive.
Step 2: Pull your hair back
Use a rubber band to pull your hair back in a ponytail if you have long hair.
Step 3: Apply sunscreen
Apply sunscreen to any body parts that will be exposed to the sun. Do not forget the tops of your ears, your nose, and your head.
Step 4: Put on sunglasses
Wear sunglasses with UV protection. Make sure they are secure to your head.
Use a lanyard or eyewear retainer attached to your sunglasses to keep them from flying away.
Step 5: Put on your seat belt
Put on your seatbelt, turn off your cell phone, and start the engine.
Step 6: Enjoy the scenery
Enjoy the scenery and the stares from jealous onlookers.
Over time, driving over 50 miles per hour in a convertible with the top down can cause hearing loss.