Time to get a rolling start on the best gifts for car lovers!
Everyone knows someone who considers cars (and all the odds and ends that go with them) their life’s passion. Chances are when you hear the term car lovers, a certain friend or family member comes to mind immediately.
Maybe their birthday is coming up (or graduation, retirement, or some other special occasion) and you want to find them a unique gift that suits both their personality and their favorite hobby: all things car.
Your friend or loved one may be a vintage car collector, a skilled mechanic or detailer, or simply an automobile enthusiast who loves to work on their hot rod whenever they get a chance.
No matter who you’re shopping for, below you’ll discover 9 awesome gift ideas that any one of these types is sure to enjoy and appreciate.
Let’s start this engine!
Garage Collector Metal Sign
If you’re shopping for a sports car lover, check out this vintage-style personalized Car Collection Sign. With a harsh hand on the wood to give it a classic nostalgic look, this personalized sign is sure to be enjoyed by the sports car enthusiast or collector in your life (and proud to show off).
Each of these signs varies in size from 14 inches to 30 inches in length and depending on the design, each different design will give you a different size.
Imagine how stunning this gorgeous sign would look in the home of that special car collector!
Custom License Plate Frame
Imagine the look on your car lover’s face when they see this neat, personalized license plate frame that you’ve custom-made for them. All the characters are meticulously drawn by the artist before being printed. Every detail can be personalized
100% Aluminum and guaranteed to never rust
High gloss “UV-PRO” protective coating that protects it from harmful UV rays, for extended outdoor use
Looks Great on a vehicle, in a man-room, garage, or theater/family room.
Dimensions are 6 inches Tall by 12 inches Wide The thickness is: 0.32 inches Thick
The plates are printed and then sublimated to a high-quality aluminum plate blank with an enamel finish producing vibrant colors.
Custom Car Window Decal
Everyone loves a fun car window decal, including the automobile fanatic in your life.
The best part about this personalized decal is that you get to design it how you know your car enthusiast friend would love it, right down to text, font, logo, and background color.
Car Lovers T-Shirt
They already know the message on this shirt. But your pal who is also a car buff will love to let the world know, too. Help them do that by gifting them this fabulous t-shirt
Its midweight fabric can be worn all year long and is durable enough for work and play. Have some fun with branding on any one of these t-shirts with many color options!
Tire Coffee Mug
This Tire Coffee Mug for Car Lovers is another cute gift idea that would make a great addition to the drink coasters shared above.
The ceramic mug is made to look like a stack of tires, perfect for a mechanic or garage boss. With a handle that looks like a wrench for easy grasp, it’s the perfect gift for car enthusiasts. Each mug is dishwasher safe and works great for hot or cold beverages.
More Car Lover Gifts
Thanks for reading our top 9+ unique gifts for car lovers! We’re confident that you were able to find the perfect gift for your loved one from our list. If not, hopefully, we are able to provide you with the inspiration you need to continue your search.
If you do need further inspiration, check out our selection of Car Enthusiast Gifts over at Northwest Gifts.
And here are a few more ideas that couldn’t fit into our main list:
Personalized outdoor metal hanging shop sign
Car Lover Socks which read “clutch” on one foot and “gas” on the other
Candy dish shaped like a tire (with hubcap as the lid!)
Framed art schematics and patent prints from a wide variety of cars and engines
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