These days, many more people are opting to travel by car — travel data has shown a huge uptick in road trips this year. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a car travel newbie, once you enter the road trip game, you quickly learn how important it is to have a well-stocked car and a killer road trip playlist on your phone (downloaded and ready to go in case you lose service). But you can only hear the same songs so many times before you start cursing your decision to travel old-school. That's where podcasts come in. Whether you're into politics, true crime, or just need a good laugh and a little company, these are the 15 best podcasts for your next road trip.