Getting ready for summer? You may be preparing to hit the road as soon as the hot weather arrives in Illinois, and we’re right there with you! We’re getting ready for the warm months at Wickstrom Chrysler Dodge Jeep® RAM with a stocked inventory of new cars, trucks, and SUVs that would be perfect for your road trip. When you’re ready to get on the open road, consider these popular road trip destinations, easily reachable from Barrington, IL.

Cities to Discover

Only a few hours from Barrington, IL is Michigan’s metropolis, Detroit. This city is packed with automotive historical activities, including the Automotive Hall of Fame, the Detroit Historical Museum, and the Henry Ford Museum. We’re also a short drive from Milwaukee, WI.

Nature Spots

Illinois and surrounding states are packed with parks and natural scenery, allowing you to better connect with the world around you. Visit Starved Rock in Illinois, Lake Michigan on the Michigan side in Holland or Saugatuck, or the Indiana Dunes National Park.

Illinois History

If you’ve never visited Springfield, IL, there are many important historical sites about the state of Illinois to discover. And this city is a great road trip stop on the way south from Barrington, where you can check out the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library, the Lincoln Home historical site, and the Lincoln Presidential Museum.

There are many ways to turn your road trip into an adventure this summer. Before you head out, view the large inventory at our Illinois Dodge dealership, which includes a variety of new cars for sale such as the 2019 Jeep Cherokee, 2019 Chrysler Pacifica, and 2019 RAM 1500. Wherever you’re traveling this summer, we’ve got the vehicle that will fit your family’s needs and provide plenty of entertainment options and amenities.