15 Gifts for Car Lovers
Shopping for anyone can be daunting but finding a great gift for the car lovers in your life doesn’t have to be. From practical to novelty, this list of car-themed gifts is sure to please any car enthusiast on your list.
For anyone that likes to work on cars, or wants to learn, an auto mechanics toolset is a great gift. Look for a toolset that comes in a case with a good variety of tools. A good set will come with various spark plug sockets, pliers, voltage tester, adjustable wrenches, and a heavy-duty storage case.
If you have someone that drives a lot in the colder months, driving gloves are the perfect gift. Whether you purchase leather or knit, driving gloves will keep hands warm on cold steering wheels without sacrificing grip. They also protect leather steering wheels from oil, dirt, and grime from bare hands.
A racing video game is a great gift for the person in your life that loves to drive fast. Racing games come in many forms across many platforms, including XBOX, PS4, and PC. Find one that has a high rating and good reviews, and if you’re feeling generous you can include a racing wheel or other accessories.
For the car lover that loves gadgets, a rearview mirror with a backup camera would be right up their alley. Featuring a camera for safe reversing, emergency recording for accidents or theft, and touchscreen capabilities, these rearview mirrors replace the stock mirror and gain a lot of interesting features.
Roadside Assistance Membership
A membership of roadside assistance would be a good gift to anyone that drives a lot or loves to take road trips. AAA offers gift certificates up to a year and includes different levels of membership depending on your needs. Look for a membership with free towing and roadside assistance including flat tires and running out of gas.
This gift is also great for anyone that takes long road trips or likes being prepared for emergencies. A good kit will include flares, jumper cables, a flashlight and other emergency supplies in one handy bag.
For someone that likes to keep their leather pristine, a leather cleaning kit could come in handy. Look for a kit that includes cleaner, conditioner and oils that are made to keep leather lasting long and looking great.
If you know someone that likes to be prepared for anything an emergency escape tool is a must-have. Look for a tool that has many tools in one, including a seatbelt cutter, flashlight, and a window breaker.
Car lovers enjoy more than just tools, so a fun phone accessory would be a great gift for someone that also loves their phone. A phone stand with a gear knob printed would be a fun gift for someone that loves their stick shift.
If you have someone on your list that is a vintage car enthusiast, a coffee table book on classic cars is a fun and interesting gift. Look for a book with a bright and clean cover with nice illustrations and subject matter.
For anyone that likes to keep their car looking shiny and new, a car detailing kit would be the perfect gift. A complete kit will include cleaning tools for body, windows, and tires.
There are a lot of home décor options for car enthusiasts, including a set of novelty coasters that look like car mats. These silicone coasters are a fun and unique way to show off a love of cars at home or at work.
Perfect for new drivers or anyone that likes a clean car, an extensive car wash kit is a must. Look for a kit that includes a bucket, microfiber towels, foam wash and more.
A novelty mug is a great gift for someone that likes to showcase their love of cars at work and at home. There are hundreds of mugs to choose from, like this stacked tire mug that is sure to be a hit with any car enthusiast.
This gift would be great for anyone that likes to keep a clean and organized car. Look for one that has multiple sized compartments or movable inside panels to fit many different items.