Give a Gift to the Car Enthusiast!
Automotive Gift Ideas
Sometimes, there are people on our gift list that we find really difficult to buy holiday gifts and even harder to surprise with a unique gift that they'll love.
Do you have a car enthusiast on your gift list? Here are some ideas to help you easily please any partner/spouse or friend that loves their car. Some of these automotive gift ideas will not only be a great addition to a newer car but, will also help to update an older model car as well.
Gift Ideas for the Car Enthusiast
Remote Engine Starter with Keyless Entry – The remote engine starter is a great invention that allows the user to pre-start their ignition from the warmth and comfort of their home or work which is really great in the cold winter months. If you can't get the vehicle to the auto dealer yourself, a gift certificate for one will also be appreciated.
GPS – Another great idea for the hard to buy for auto enthusiast on your list and especially for those that travel frequently for business or pleasure.
Mobile Internet Device – these are great for frequent travelers as they provide internet access in a vehicle and up to 150' around it, up to 10 people can access the internet and it works well with ipods, ipads, laptops or psp's.
Visit the car dealership or online for specialized car accessories that are customized for each type of vehicle. Here are some ideas for accessories that your spouse/partner/friend would probably like to have and maybe didn't get them with the original auto purchase. They usually have the auto logo for anyone that really loves the type of car they drive:
Steering Wheel Cover
License Plate Frame
Battery Charger and cables
First Aid Kit
Clothing – sweatshirts, polo or golf shirts, ball caps, beanie caps
Logo key chain
Logo Travel Mug
More Automotive Gift Ideas
Park Right Garage Laser Unit to help always park in the garage perfectly
Valve Stem Caps – customized with the automobile logo
Wheel Locks – these steel caps fit over the valve stems and prevent theft of wheels
Touch Up Pen Stick – to remove small minor scratches
Adapter cable for ipod
Auto dimming rearview mirror and compass with Home link feature that allows the user to program for their garage door and lights dim as headlights come from behind.
For the Sportsman Automotive Enthusiast
These items make great gifts for the sportsman and add style and practicality to the vehicle. Most of these items will usually not be in stock and require a few extra days for delivery and installation. Professional installation is recommended and enables the proper fit, finish and quality. Get some of these fun automobile accessories for the hard to buy for auto enthusiast:
Roof Multi Rack
Roof Kayak Attachment
Roof Cargo Attachment
Roof Cargo Box
Sleek Shift knob
A custom fitted Car Cover is also a great automotive gift idea that helps to protect the exterior of the car from the weather and bugs and of course, has the precious logo.
AAA – A Triple A membership is also a great gift for the auto enthusiast as it includes roadside assistance in emergencies as well as free travel planning assistance and generally costs less than $40 per year. Plan a road trip if possible as an added gift.
Put a few of the smaller pieces together in an oil pan with some car wash, a chamois and car wax to present the car enthusiast their gift.
There are many new auto accessories that are customized by each car dealer for almost every type of vehicle made. Check out the vast selection of automotive gift ideas and put a smile on someone's face this holiday season!