Car-themed Secret Santa ideas

For colleagues, friends, or family, Parkers suggests some excellent motoring-related Secret Santa gift ideas.

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by Chris Williams |

At Parkers, we know what car fans like as a gift. We've put that knowledge to use here in suggesting a range of Secret Santa ideas seasoned in car spice. We've suggested items for a range of budgets: up to £5, £10, £15, and £20.

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Up to £5

The Ultimate 80s & 90s Retro Cars Colouring Book

The Ultimate 80s & 90s Retro Cars Colouring Book
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Bring back the nostalgia from the u201880s and u201890s in a creative way. Here, someone can colour their favourite car model in the colour scheme they always wished.

Kent Car Care Microfibre Noodle Wash Mitt

Kent Car Care Microfibre Noodle Wash Mitt
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A microfibre wash mitt is the best way to apply car shampoo to a car. Let the car cleaning fanatic indulge.

Custom Bumper Sticker

Custom Bumper Sticker
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Get creative here with a funny bumper sticker. But remember not to upset other road users who will see it.

Up to £10

Draper Little Beastie Wallet Multi-tool

Draper Little Beastie Wallet Multi-tool

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We've tried this and it is truly the most useful little multitool around. It's well made too, so itu2019ll last.

Hot Wheels Fast And Furious Vehicles 5 Pack

Hot Wheels Fast And Furious Vehicles 5 Pack
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Buying for a Fast and Furious fan? Scale is 1:64.

Top Trumps Supercars

Top Trumps Supercars
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You canu2019t go wrong here. Thereu2019s a version on sports cars too.

Up to £15

Tobar 1:24 Porsche 911 GTR RS

Tobar 1:24 Porsche 911 GTR RS
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If youu2019re thinking an actual model of a car as a gift, a yellow Porsche is a fairly safe bet.

26JPN Detail Brushes

26JPN Detail Brushes
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Buying for a neat freak? These detailing brushes from 26JPN will let them remove even the lightest of dust from their caru2019s air vents.

Airfix Aston Martin DB5

Airfix Aston Martin DB5
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Like a colouring book, Airfix is a perfect idea for the hands-on or creative type. This kit is Level 1 with 47 parts.

Up to £20

LEGO Speed Champions McLaren Elva

LEGO Speed Champions McLaren Elva
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Yes, you can get a small but excellent car LEGO set for under £20. Others of this type include a Audi rally car, Ferrari, and Koenigsegg.

The Science of Supercars: The Technology That Powers The Greatest Cars In The World

The Science of Supercars: The Technology That Powers The Greatest Cars In The World
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This book explains the evolution of supercars and how they are sculpted by physics. There are contributions from big names in the automotive and motor racing world.

Autoglym Ultra High Definition Shampoo 1L

Autoglym Ultra High Definition Shampoo 1L
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Autoglymu2019s High Definition range is like a gourmet burger u2013 exquisite but functional. Anyone who enjoys car cleaning will know how good this car shampoo is.

Gerber Vise Multitool

Gerber Vise Multitool
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Great for the glovebox. Gerber is a heavyweight in the multitool game, and this model is great value for money.

Don't forget about those in need

While we love giving to friends and loved ones, it's also important we don't forget about those less fortunate than ourselves. Perhaps consider giving a gift to one of the UK's homeless youth through Centrepoint, the UK's leading youth homelessness charity.

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