Car lovers and enthusiasts can be tricky and difficult to shop gifts and presents for no matter if you are shopping for a Christmas present, a birthday gift, a Valentines gift or something else. But not to worry! We have picked 20 cool and useful gifts any car enthusiast or car lover will love and appreciate. And quite important; on a budget that leaves no one behind and do not aim for the skies.
In our list with 20 great gift ideas below you will find anything from books and tools, model kits of engines and cars, posters, watches, mugs, helmets, driving gloves and all kind of stuff that will make your actual car seem even better or fun accessories for the driver or co-driver to sport and cherish the ride, the interest in cars or the automotive culture even more. Or just plain simply make a car lover or enthusiasts happy because you got a gift that actually shows you care and know what he or she is passioned about.
Official Porsche product, 1: 4 scale model kit, transparent body with motorised, moving parts crankshaft, pistons, valves – everything moves while you hear the original famous engine sound that only a Porsche Flat Six Boxer engine can produce. Not only Porsche fans and enthusiasts will love this model kit. ANY car enthusiasts will love to build an engine up from the ground themselves without the hazzle and worries, not to mention the time frame. Issues that are guaranteed to play a keyrole when you build or restore a real motor whether its a Flat Six Boxer, a V8 or any other engine.
We all love listening to our favourite music when we’re out on the open road, blasting the radio. Not a care in the world. Now you can enjoy that feeling anytime, anywhere. The Mustang stereo has great styling that evokes the look and feel of the mid-60’s Ford Mustang – The perfect open-road cruising machine. Your man cave never sounded so good. Bluetooth enabled: Pair your device with Mustang Stereo’s easy-pair Bluetooth connectivity to enjoy your favourite tunes, podcasts or digital-radio broadcast – No hassle, no fuss. AM/FM radio: With a built-in sensitive FM radio, tuning into your favourite shows couldn’t be simpler – The tuning dial looks just like the speedometer of the mid-60’s Ford Mustang, right down to being flanked by round dials on either side. Rechargeable battery: The tunes keep playing all day long, thanks to the long-lasting rechargeable battery. No pit stops needed. Whether you’re working in the garage, having fun in your dorm or on the go, the Mustang Stereo handles any scenario.
The AA Winter Car Kit is essential if you want to be prepared for this winter. Comes in a handy and compact storage bag to stow easily in the boot of your car. The folding shovel is compact but strong enough to tackle thick snow. A Hi-Vis jacket ensures other motorists can see you and a handy torch to help you see and be seen on those cold dark nights. The foil blanket will help keep you warm should you need to wait for rescue.
The beautifully crafted driving gloves from Autodromo will take you back to that simpler era every time you slip them on for a drive. Featuring a short, split cuff, these gloves will pair perfectly with your Autodromo watch, and have no annoying snaps to do up. Throughout the 1950s and into the 1960s, racing drivers relied on the stringback driving glove to protect their palms from wooden steering wheels and keep their hands cool and dry while they sped across the countryside. Available in Cognac and Bugundy.
Experience one of the world’s leading vehicle design firsthand with this authentic and displayable 42110 LEGO Technic Land Rover Defender model. Developed in partnership with Land Rover, this impressive LEGO replica captures the vehicle’s outstanding level of refinement with its clean, modern lines and sculpted surfaces, and comes with original-design rims with ground-gripping tyres, plus a host of realistic features and functions.
Opening doors allow access to an elaborate cabin with a working steering wheel, detailed dashboard and transmission system with 2 levers for engaging high or low gear ratios and a selector for changing gear – the LEGO Technic gearbox to date The interior also features forward-folding rear seats that give visual access to the 4-speed sequential gearbox.
And the attention to detail doesn’t end there This replica model also has an in-line 6-cylinder engine with moving pistons beneath the bonnet, working All Wheel Drive with 3 differentials, independent suspension on both axles and a working winch You can even open the rear door with a turn of the rear-mounted spare wheel. Finished with a removable roof rack with storage box, pannier, ladder and traction mats, this interpretation of the quintessential all-terrain vehicle has been designed to provide a good building experience. The ideal gift for Land Rover enthusiasts and fans of classic collectible model cars.
Land Rover Defender measures over 8 Inch (22 cm) high, 16 Inch (42 cm) long and 7 Inch (20 cm) wide.
There’s something for every Porsche enthusiast in Porsche 70 Years, whether rear-engine 911 loyalist, race fan, or follower of contemporary vehicles. Fasten your seatbelt and hit the gas.
Porsche is one of the most important and iconic automotive manufacturers in history. From its first 356 to today’s technical tour de force, the 918, Porsche has advanced from strength to strength for nearly seven decades.
The CTEK MXS 5.0 provides advanced charging with temperature compensation for the perfect charging performance in extreme conditions. An unrivaled performance charger for lead-acid batteries from 1.2-110Ah. Built-in automatic temperature compensation provides the best charging performance for any temperature. Battery diagnosis to determine if your battery can receive and retain a charge. Includes the patented automatic desulphation program. AGM option which maximizes the performance life of most Stop/Start batteries A “Recond Mode” for reconditioning deeply discharged batteries. Features CTEK’s patented float/pulse system- the most efficient maintenance mode when a battery is connected for long periods. 5-year warranty.
Italian Made Helmet in matt black colour, with removable visor and interieur and other parts made from italian leather. Gulf logo on both sides. Safe and stable, this European helmet corresponds to ECE 2205 safety standards. Great helmet for a small budget. Available in size M, L and XL (see size-chart in product-tab below). Great cognac colored interior made with various materials like mesh, leather and nylon. Limited Edition and therefore a true collectors items.
If you need something beautiful and cool on your walls, the MCQ posters are the solution. Featuring an awesome series of 15 cool images the MCQ posters are guaranteed to capture the essence of style & gasoline. Printed on high quality paper these posters are equally suitable for your office, garage, man cave, living-room or even workshop. 2 sizes available, 70×50 cm and 100×70 cm.
Designed for Ferrari’s dedicated race fans, red rev t is known for its bold ergonomic silhouette. The double injected silicone strap integration is reminiscent to the silhouette of the F1 race car and the positioning of sub-eyes is inspired by the gauges on a driver’s dashboard. Water resistant to 5 ATM/ 50meters.
You’ll immediately see the 60s retro-cool of the Mustang Fastback reflected in every aspect of this officially licensed watch. The stainless steel case bears a rectangular face with subtly curved lines echoing those of the Fastback. The famous Ford badge typeface of the era is proudly etched on the crown. On the face, the Ford Mustang Fastback really makes its presence felt. That famous slotted grille and the Mustang pony have been perfectly recreated in shining brilliance! Each time you check the time, you’ll check into ’66! Even the seconds hand captures the Fastback vibe, with its red tip replicating a speedometer of the era. Like the Mustang itself, it’s what’s under the hood that counts. A precision Quartz movement powers the watch creating a timepiece that’s every bit as versatile as it is stylishly Ford. On the case reverse, you’ll be pleased to see the grille, Mustang Pony and Ford badging reproduced in exacting fine detail. The side of the watch holds an additional surprise. There, the individual edition number of the watch has been masterfully engraved. The genuine leather band, embossed with the ‘ventilation’ holes found in racing gloves of the day, offers an inspired finishing touch. The 1966 Ford Mustang Fastback Watch arrives in a custom-designed gift box decorated with yet more Ford Mustang icons making it the perfect keepsake for yourself or a gift for a Ford fan that will be appreciated as much for its practicality as for its good looks.
Explore engineering excellence with the LEGO Technic 42083 Bugatti Chiron enhanced building set. This exclusive model has been developed in partnership with Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S to capture the essence of the quintessential super sports car and comes with gleaming aerodynamic bodywork, logoed spoked rims with low-profile tires and detailed brake discs. The accessible cockpit features a Technic 8-speed gearbox with movable paddle gearshift and a steering wheel bearing the Bugatti emblem. Insert the top speed key and you can switch the active rear wing from handling to top speed position. The rear lid affords a glimpse of the detailed W16 engine with moving pistons, while beneath the hood you’ll discover a unique serial number and a compact storage compartment containing a elegant Bugatti overnight bag. This 1:8 scale model comes with a ideal Bugatti duo-tone blue colour scheme that reflects the brand’s signature colour and a set of stickers for additional detailing. The set is delivered in luxurious box packaging and includes a colour collectors booklet with comprehensive building instructions.
Contains 3.599 pieces.
Bugatti Chiron measures over 5 Inch (14 cm) high, 22 Inch (56 cm) long and 9 Inch (25 cm) wide.
All car lovers and enthusiasts LOVES either coffee or tea. You can count on it! Think of Cars and Coffee. That is why this cool retro mug is guaranteed to spread happiness. High Quality Ceramic Mug, Made In the UK. 10 Oz / 29,5 Cl.
A vintage style Aluminium oil Jerry can, hand painted in green with the Iconic Castrol logo on the front and back sides. The cap of the can has been moulded to say Castrol and Castrol has been hand painted on both the left and right sides of the can. This would make an excellent gift for a motoring enthusiast, or as decoration in a garage or shed. Dimensions: 24 cm x 24 cm x 14.5 cm.
Discover the magic of an iconic 1960s American muscle car with this LEGO Creator Ford Mustang GT model, featuring a bonnet scoop, printed mustang grille badge, GT emblems and five-spoke rims with road-gripping tyres that was developed with input from Ford. This authentic replica that contains 1471 pieces, comes with optional add-ons for customisation, you can even adjust the lift of the rear axle for an extra-mean look. Remove the roof panel or open the doors for access to the detailed interior with handsome seats, radio, working steering and a mid-console gearshift. Store items in the trunk or lift the hood to reveal a detailed big block 390 V8 engine with battery, hoses and air filter detailing. This advanced building set has been designed to provide a challenging and rewarding building experience full of nostalgia and makes a great centrepiece for the home or office. An ideal gift for Ford Mustang fans.
Forged from high-quality steel and finished in high-polish chrome,strength, durability, anti-corrosion protection. All the tools meet or exceed ANSI critical standards. Contains tools needed for most small repairs and basic DIY projects around the house. Perfect for Handyman’s, repairmen, construction workers, mechanics, body shops etc. also a great tool set to have at home, garage and the workshop. 168 pieces high-quality tool set guaranteed to make any enthusiasts happy.
These beautiful unlined men’s gloves are what come to mind when we think of classic driving gloves. Leather from the finest Nappa is soft and elegant, allowing great flexibility and an exceptional grip on the wheel. Distinct knuckle holes and a snap closure on the back with elasticized wrist add essential style and fitting, while vent holes will keep your hands cool and dry. The artisans at Prime Leather have included extraordinary details throughout, so these men’s driving gloves offer a beautiful fit at an excellent price. The driving gloves are similar to the ones worn by Ryan Gosling in the film ‘Drive’. 3 colors / designs available.
Cool premium sunglasses at half of the price you would normally pay from other brands. These sunglasses are CE certified and meet the highest requirements of the EU. The glass category corresponds to the CAT. 3 (100% UV protection (UV 400). You will look and see great and the workmanship is also eye-catching. Glasses and frame are made of polycarbonate.
From the Chevrolet Bel Air to the Ferrari Testarossa, this book takes you on a scenic drive through the history of classic cars, exploring their status as objects of luxury and desire. The Classic Car Book showcases the most important and iconic classic cars from every decade since the 1940s, with a foreword by award-winning writer and commentator on the industry, history, and culture of cars and motoring, Giles Chapman.
Fully illustrated and packed with stunning photography, The Classic Car Book uses specially commissioned photographic tours to put you in the driver’s seat of the world’s most famous and celebrated cars, including stylish roadsters and luxury limousines from manufacturers such as Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, Rover, Jaguar, and Bentley.
Ideal for any car collectors and enthusiasts, The Classic Car Book is an essential addition to every bookshelf.
After his last book Escapes, Stefan Bogner returns to the Alps again with this illustrated book. This time not only did he photograph particular routes, but he looked for the ideal tour through the Alps: 3 countries, 14 passes – the perfect little escape for 4 days.
Different from Bogner s photographs in Escapes or Curves, where Bogner just presents dreamlike empty streets, Porsche Drive focuses on the journey in Porsche models such as Porsche 906, Porsche 911, Porsche 918 and more. Stefan Bogner drives his own Porsche 911 1970 ST. Apart from Bogner’s photographs, Porsche Drive offers information on each route and height profile. Thus you can follow Bogner’s itinerary on a long weekend.
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