The gifts that find themselves on the driver’s wish list can seem like a scattershot of miscellaneous items — vintage style and hand-made products mixed in with utilitarian, industrial design and precision tools. But look closer and you’ll see a common thread: performance. Whether as simple as a keychain or complex as a mechanical watch, the driver knows that durability, timeless style and general usefulness aren’t mutually exclusive. If a product does what it’s meant to do, performs well and looks good doing it, well, it’s worthy.

Iron & Air Magazine

A beautiful, artistic and, most importantly, unfiltered view into the world of motorcycles — all at your fingerips.

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SprayTec 9 Pattern Hose Nozzle Sprayer

More than just your average hose nozzle, the SprayTec was built to last and stand up to years of careless drops and drags across the driveway, yet be comfortable in the hand. Nine different spray patterns allows the driver to customize the way they wash a car.

Buy Now: $17

Candy Lab Orange Racer

A stylish and playful accent to any desk or bookcase. It’s more than just a toy; it’s an exercise in minimalist art with an automotive twist.

Buy Now: $25

877 Workshop Brown Leather Nato Keychain

A keychain doesn’t have to be complicated — it has one job — but it must be durable. The 877 Workshop leather keychain, with its handcrafted aluminum rivet and a NATO strap, has all the right ingredients to endure years of startups, unlocks and respites in between couch cushions.

Buy Now: $28

Anker Quick Charge 3.0 & USB Type-C 54W 4-Port USB Car Charger

Even for the clasic car driver, a four-port USB charger is a much-needed utility. in fact, even newer-car owners will appreciate the aditional USB Type-C port.

Buy Now: $30

Yeti Loadout Utility Bucket

When it comes to car and motorcycle cleaning, the wash bucket can easily be overlooked. If you think just any old spackle bucket will do, take a moment to think about how many you’ve tossed out once they crack or the handle falls off?

Buy Now: $40

25 Perfect Gifts for the Athlete

Lululemon’s technical joggers, wireless headphones from Bose, Apple’s latest watch and more. Read More

Gerber E-Tool Folding Spade, Serrated Edge

Getting stuck in the snow is no joke. And while it’d be really nice to be able to fit the same shovel you use to clear the drive way in your trunk, that’s not plausible. The Gerber E-Tool Folding Spade is the same sort of shovel soldiers use in battle — compact, tough as nails — so it’ll definitely hold up when a Nor’easter blows through.

Buy Now: $43

Zojirushi 20-Ounce Travel Mug

There’s no denying the performance of vacuum insulated thermoses. This stainless steel body and locking PBA plastic cap were designed to endure the rigors and frustrations of even the longest commutes.

Buy Now: $45

Autophoto: Cars & Photography, 1900 to Now

Since its invention, the automobile has reshaped the way we live. What better way to celebrate than with over 100 years worth of beautiful photography, all in one book?

Buy Now: $50

Red Wing Heritage Card Holder

There’s nothing worse than an overloaded wallet in the back pocket on a long drive. The Red Wing Heritage Card Holder is a simple solution made from beautiful veg-tanned leather.

Buy Now: $85

25 Perfect Gifts for the Outdoorsman

Iconic hiking boots, Yeti’s latest duffel, a new action camera from GoPro and more. Read More

Forza Motorsport 7 Ultimate Edition

The latest edition to the Forza Motorsport library. With around 670 cars to choose from, the franchise may have outdone itself this time around.

Buy Now: $90

Akin Shift Driving Shoe

Balancing subtle style and actual performance on the pedals is something most driving shoes can never obtain. They’re either uncomfortable on the pedals or look ridiculous outside of the car. The Akin Shift strikes that well-roundedness every driver is looking for in a good heel-toe shoe.

Buy Now: $115

Dents Shaftsbury Touchscreen Gloves

Dents Shaftsbury Touchscreen Gloves are an classy solution to the new-age problem of trying to work a smartphone or touchscreen in the cold, without taking off your gloves.

Buy Now: $160

Thule AeroBlade Edge 7601 Car Rack

One of the most basic, simple, yet useful additions one can add to their car. The Thule AeroBlade Edge lets you add storage space to the roof of your car without the wind noise that so frequently accompanies most roof rack setups.

Buy Now: $230

Flying Squirrel 40-Degree Sleeping Bag

The zipperless design means none of the restrictiveness that comes with traditional mummy-style bags. It also lets you have all of the warmth in the winter and opens wide for those hotter summer nights, camping out of the back of the overlander.

Buy Now: $299

Godspeed Co. Shop Rag Shirt

100 percent American-made cotton Osnaburg fabric, the Godspeed Co. Shop Rag Shirt is neither out of place in the saddle nor under a car on a mechanic’s creeper.

Buy Now: $175

25 Perfect Gifts for the Mixologist

A hardwood muddler, performance-driven whisky glasses, non-alcoholic spirits and more. Read More

Velomachi Roll-Top Backpack

Not all commutes take place on four wheels and in the sanctuary of a steel cage and windows. For riders, Velomachi’s Roll-Top is waterproof and its unique stap and locking design helps take weight of the shoulders, reducing fatigue on longer rides.

Buy Now: $339

Vuarnet Tom NIGHTLYNX Sunglasses

Vuarnet Nightlynx has applied lens technology normally used by fighter pilots to produce these lenses. They amplify contrast and distance perception while filtering out blue light and providing 100 percent UV protection for better vision in low-light situations. It’s the perfect accessory to keep handy when you’ve been driving all day and the sun dips below the horizon.

Buy Now: $340

Clek Fllo Car Seat

A five-point harness, an adjustable and convertible design — the Clek Fllo Car Seat safely seats a child up to 65 pounds and 49-inches tall.

Buy Now: $380

Bell Moto 3 Helmet

A modern rendition of Bell’s most iconic helmet, the Moto III brings back the classic design and style from the golden era of motocross. Proof that a simple design can easily have timeless style and appeal.

Buy Now: $396

25 Perfect Gifts for the Stay-at-Home Dad

A super-comfortable mattress, fat-draining cast-iron grill pan, cozy wool slippers and more. Read More

Alpine iLX-107

The first wireless Apple CarPlay receiver, the iLX-107 brings all of the convenience and features of your smartphone to the dash of your car. You shouldn’t have to upgrade to a completely new car just join everyone in the 21st century.

Buy Now: $699

Ashley Watson Eversholt Jacket

Waxed canvas, brushed wool, waterproof, comfortable and has removable D30 pads for legitimate on-road protection —- ingredients for a long-lasting, versatile motorcycle jacket.

Buy Now: $700

Wavian Authentic NATO Jerry Fuel Can

Nothing says useful, long-lasting and durable like a stainless steel NATO-grade fuel can. A life-saver to always have on hand.

Buy Now: $100

TAG Heuer Autavia

TAG Heuer has brought back a favorite chrornograph from the ’60s and ’70s. The company asked its fans to chose from a handful of references in order to decide which design to actually bring back. You’re looking at the result.

Buy Now: $5,150

Gear Patrol Magazine Issue 5

From an in-depth guide to the A-Zs of hi-fi audio, to riding scramblers from Seattle to Anchorage, there’s bound to be something for the tech-loving man in your life. This is our latest tome on product news and culture.

Buy Now: $20

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