For a car aficionado, it is clear that they can be quite particular and buying the ideal gift at Christmas can be a little tricky. Well, fear not, we’re here to help at The Coolector and have compiled a list of 6 of the best gifts for car lovers this Christmas. Check out our choices below:
Limited 100 Car Prints
For the refined car lover in your life, these awesome looking fine art automotive prints from Limited 100 (from £119) are going to tick all of the right boxes this Christmas. At Limited100, they work in partnership with a carefully selected group of the finest, most skilled automotive photographers to ensure the visual superiority of their prints.
Their talented curators hand-pick every artwork they offer in order to provide you with an unparalleled selection of limited edition automotive prints. At Limited 100 they guarantee that they will only ever make 100 of each image, regardless of your print size and material. To confirm that your print is one of 100, they include a certificate of authenticity which details the edition your product is, complete with the curator’s and the artist’s signature and details of your artwork including title and your specific print dimension and format variation. (from £119)
Autodromo Le Mans Blue Watch
Elegant and stylish, this contemporary chronograph is infused with over 50 years of racing history. With a Ford Blue dial and the red, white, and blue colours common to both the American and French flags, the Heritage 67 chronograph from Autodromo ($695) pays homage to Ford’s history at the most renowned endurance race in the world, Le Mans, and makes an amazing gift for the car enthusiast this Christmas.
It is powered by a mecha-quartz movement with the look and feel of a mechanical and all the reliability and robustness of a quartz, all wrapped up in a unique four-part stainless steel case. A stunning timepiece chock full of awesome automotive features. ($695)
Mujjo Leather Crochet Touchscreen Gloves
These Mujjo Leather Crochet Touchscreen Gloves are a great gift for the tech inclined car enthusiast as their touchscreen capabilities means they can be used on all your smart tech (not whilst driving though, of course). These great looking gloves are carefully designed and made to last, crafted out of a well-considered combination of leather and crocheted cotton for a striking yet robust performance.
Regular leather gloves don’t work with touchscreens, but these leather crochet touchscreen gloves work flawlessly with almost every touchscreen, powered by state of the art nanotechnology. Mujjo pioneered unrestricted touchscreen gloves and they have continued to enhance and evolve on all aspects of the designs ever since. (€99)
LEGO Ford Mustang
Give the car lover the chance to recreate a classic 1960s Ford Mustang this Christmas with this fantastic looking and devilishly detailed LEGO Ford Mustang Set from their Creator series. It has an accessible interior with opening doors and removable roof that exposes the detailed interior. Developed with input from Ford, this authentic replica boasts optional add-ons for customisation, including a selection of license plates, supercharger, rear ducktail spoiler, beefy exhaust pipes, front chin spoiler and a nitrous oxide tank.
You can even adjust the lift of the rear axle for an extra-mean look. Take off the roof panel or open the doors and you have access to the detailed interior with handsome seats, radio, working steering and a mid-console gearshift. This advanced building set has been designed to deliver a challenging and enriching building experience chock full of nostalgia and makes a great centrepiece for the home or office of any car lover out there. (£119.99)
Malle London Tool Roll
Men love to tinker with their cars and if you know someone who is always in the garage working on their vehicles, this Malle London Tool Roll will make a great gift this Christmas. Malle know that a few good tools will always get you (or others you meet on the way) out of trouble and having a set close to hand is much easier with a dapper and versatile accessory like this one. The Malle Small Tool Roll features six pockets and a slip pouch to hold small items securely.
The parallel leathers straps allow for attachment in a multitude of positions on your mode of transportation. Each roll is crafted from Malle’s signature black oiled canvas, bridle leather and NATO spec. military G Clips, meaning this tool roll is built to last. (From £119)
Luckies FUEL Candle
Let’s face it, most of us have a secret love for the smell of petrol and whilst that’s not the aroma that these Luckies FUEL Candles are cultivating, they will definitely make a great gift for a car aficionado at Christmas. These moto-inspired candles have a 60 hour burn time with metallic and smoky notes of pine and just a hint of fuel to keep the car lover happy.
You can take your living room trackside with the Fuel Candle ‘Heat Haze’. Experience a circuit on a hot afternoon via the stirring and long lasting aromas that these first class candles emit. The candles are expertly packed in a premium tin oil drum for an added touch of motor racing authenticity that we’re loving here at Coolector HQ. (£17.95)