Christmas Gifts For Car Lovers

Christmas is just around the corner, which means the time has come to start shopping around for gifts for your friends and loved ones. Among your friends and family, there must be some car enthusiast who would like nothing more than getting some sort of cool gadget or an accessory to upgrade their car and make it look better or improve the overall driving experience. If you don't have an idea about what kind of gift that person would like, the following list can help you find one.

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Christmas Gifts For Car Lovers
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Autonet Mobile CarFI
Nowadays, being able to stay connected while on the road is of utmost importance to most drivers, especially the younger ones. They want to have Internet access in their cars, and be able to keep in touch with their friends and share pictures and videos through social networks while they are out on the road. To do that, you need a stable Internet connection in your car, and you can get that with the Autonet Mobile CarFI. It's a mobile router that basically makes your car a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot, allowing you to browse the Internet, and log on to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, share a video, chat, or check your e-mail. It's also a great tool for keeping passengers entertained, as it can be connected to a gaming console so that you can play video games online. The Autonet Mobile router costs $345.

GoPoint GL1/BT1 iPhone Connector
Every auto enthusiast would like to have a tool that will help them get an insight into how their car is performing and what condition it is at all times. The GoPoint Connector is a good gift for that kind of person. With it, you can connect your smartphone to your car's diagnostic port wirelessly via Bluetooth, and after you've downloaded the GoPoint application, which is free of charge, you will be able to keep track of the most important vehicle systems. It will provide you with information on your fuel economy, and how it's affected by your driving habits. It can detect and diagnose defects while driving, so that you can know whether you need to take your car to a mechanic or it's something that you can fix on your own. You can get this useful device for $99.

Performance Teknique ICBM-9514D
A gadget that can provide great in-car entertainment is always a nice gift for every car owner. The Performance Teknique ICBM-9514D costs $149, and it's suitable for SUVs, minvans and other family vehicles. It features a 10-inch LCD overhead monitor, with a built-in DVD player, as well as USB and SD ports that allow you to play video and audio content directly from your smartphone, MP3 player, or video camera. It has a 360 degree rotating swivel screen, and a built-in FM wireless transmitter. It is compatible with DVD, MP3, CD-R, JPEG, and other file formats. It also has a wireless headphone capability, so that passengers can enjoy watching a movie or listening to music without bothering the driver.

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Jordan Perch
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Jordan Perch is an automotive fanatic and “safe driving” specialist. He is a writer for, which is a collaborative community designed to help ease the stress and annoyance of “dealing with the DMV”.

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