Looking for the ultimate Christmas gift to knock the socks off a loved one who is a confessed revhead?
Or perhaps it’s you that’s the car fanatic, casually perusing the internet for present ideas so that you can drop a few obvious hints for the ‘Santa’ in your house. Whether you’re searching for yourself or someone else, we’ve compiled a list that will have stockings chock-a-block full of gifts sure to delight any car lover.
Formula One racing engine coffee machine.
Yes, you read that right. We’re throwing all caution to the wind and kicking off with possibly the coolest and most indulgent gift for car enthusiasts who are also big fans of a decent brew. It’s a coffee machine that looks just like a Formula One racing engine. But instead of getting a mug full of exhaust fumes for your morning pick-me-up, you get hot, fresh and full-bodied coffee. We’re not going to share how much this beast will set you back, because it may make you whistle through your teeth. But it’s ok to dream, right?
Gearhead shifter pen.
Looking for a Christmas present that’s classy, subtle and functional? The gearhead shifter pen is the perfect way for a serious businessperson to show their love for all things cars. The hand grip even looks and feels like a tyre tread, and there’s a little hubcap on the base. Shift that paperwork into gear!
After even more gift ideas for car enthusiasts? Check out our article “Presents for Car Lovers.”
Know someone who likes to inject a little glamour into all areas of their life? These car eyelashes are just the (extra) gift to top off any stylish VW Beetle, Nissan Micra or Mini Cooper zipping around town. Like their owner, these beauties are destined to turn heads wherever they go!
Car busy board.
Who says the car lover in your life is an adult?! If you’ve got a little one that enjoys an enthusiastic “vrrroooooom!”, they’ll be enraptured by this ingenious automobile-themed busy board. You could probably try and hunt something similar down on the internet, but this one is actually a DIY job! Get creative and incorporate your tiny tot’s favourite car items, materials and sounds onto the board. It’ll make it all the more satisfying when you see them happily playing away with something you made with your own hands. See the tutorial here.
Have you heard about Lego’s range of classic car toys, perfect for any car-loving Lego collector? Read about it here!
Racing car phone case.
This swish racing car phone case will not only save your phone from bumps, drops and scratches, but it also acts as a stand. So if you want to prop your iPhone up to watch a movie, it’s a piece of cake. It comes in a range of colours suitable for a variety of iPhone models.
Weird and wacky hood ornaments.
If your car-loving gift receiver has a good sense of humour or is a bit on the quirky side, these eccentric car hood ornaments may be the perfect present! They’re super easy to make, and you can utilise a whole range of wonderful zany objects to match the car and the owner’s personality. Customised and handmade – you’re onto a winner! Ideal for any retro-enthusiast who loves to show off their classic car at a rally.