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The Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide For Car Lovers

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Christmas is fast-approaching, but if your halls are not yet suitably decked and your stockings not hung, fear not – we’re here to help!

You may have gathered that, at Creditplus, we like cars. So it seemed only fitting that we would put together the ultimate Christmas gift guide for that special car-lover in your life.

Buckle up, it’s time to kick your gift-giving up a gear. Sorry, we couldn’t help ourselves.

1. Autoglym Perfect Bodywork and Wheels Gift Collection

Autoglym kit

A selection of Autoglym’s top selling products designed to help your car-loving friend keep their ride in tip-top condition.

Available at Halfords, £48

2. Driving Experience

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Track Days have a huge range of driving experiences to suit all tastes and budgets. Why not treat your loved one to 10 laps in a Lambo, or help them unleash their inner James Bond with an Aston Martin driving experience?

Available from Track Days, prices vary

3. Le Mans Scalextric Set

Le Mans Circuit Toy

Let your friend recreate their childhood Christmas with a Scalextric set. There are so many to choose 
from, but we thought it might be fun to try our hands at Le Mans – though this time, it will be less endurance, more enjoyment!

Available from Scalextric, £89.99

4. LEGO Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS 42056

LEGO set

It’s LEGO Jim, but not as we know it. This kit, suitable for ages 16 and up, lets you recreate your own detailed model of this iconic supercar. Cool features include a working gearbox, engine with moving pistons and intricate dashboard. Warning: you’ll probably want to keep this for yourself.

Available from Tesco, £184.99

5. Build your Own Haynes V8 Engine

Model V8 Engine

Continuing with the theme of building things, how about treating that special person to their very own replica V8 engine kit – because who doesn’t love having a toy to play with on Christmas day?

Available from MenKind, £49.99

 

6. Subscription to Autocar Magazine

Magazine covers

For someone that loves keeping up to date with what’s going on in the world of cars, this is the gift that keeps on giving.

Available from Autocar, from £29.99

7. Gear Stick Bottle Stopper

Bottle stoppers

For the friend who likes cars and the occasional cheeky tipple – not at the same time obviously!

Available from Not On The High Street, £14

8. V8 Engine Glass Coffee Table

V8 engine coffee table

This is on the more expensive end of the scale, but boy – what a special gift to give anyone who wants to bring a little piece of their love of cars inside their home.

Available from Groovy Home, £599.99

9. Bacon Air Freshener

Bacon air freshener

It’s simple, really. Cars = good. Bacon = good. A perfect little stocking filler that puts the 'car' in 'carnivore'.

Available from IWOOT, £4.99

10. Racing Car Socks

Car socks

No Christmas gift guide would be complete without socks, surely, and how cute are these?

Available from Not On The High Street, £20

11. Steering Wheel Cufflinks

Wheel cufflink

An ideal gift for a suave, sophisticated gentleman who wants a fun twist on traditional cufflinks.

Available from The Cufflink Store, £29.99

12. Tile Mate Phone and Key Item Finder

Tile key finder

We could argue that this is an absolute must for everyone, not just car lovers. Attach these handy little tiles to your car keys, wallet, bag – anything you’re always misplacing! You can then use your smartphone to make the Tile Mate ring when nearby, and even use the app to track where it last saw your items.

Available from Argos, £22.99

Want to give someone a very special gift this Christmas?

Has your other half got their eye on a sporty little number? Or maybe you have a teenager who's been hinting for a new car this Christmas? Creditplus can help you find the perfect vehicle and great finance to go with it. For an extra easy car buying journey, give our Find, Fund and Deliver armchair service a try to have your car selected, financed and delivered straight to your door.

If you’ve already found the perfect first car, apply today by completing our simple, 2-minute, no obligation form or call our Customer Advisors on 0800 1777 290.

 

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