If you're like most people, you probably spend a lot of time in your car. Whether you're commuting to work or running errands, your car is a vital part of your everyday life. So, if you know someone who loves cars just as much as you do, why not get them a car-related gift this holiday season? From tools and accessories to collectables, there's something for everyone within the vast world of automotive gifts. Check out some of our favourites below!

Car Air Freshener 

It's a well-known fact that a person's favourite car is always going to smell better than everyone else's. That's why you can never go wrong with an air freshener! There are countless different scents and brands of these little guys. And, of course, you can choose an air freshener from Start My Car’s extensive list. 

Car Floor Mats

All-weather car floor mats are a must-have for anyone who loves their car. Not only do they keep your carpets clean, but they also protect them from mud, snow, and other debris. Plus, they come in a variety of colours and styles to suit any driver's taste.

Car Battery Charger

If you know someone who's always on the go, a car battery charger is a perfect gift. This handy little device can quickly and easily recharge a dead battery, so your loved one can get back on the road in no time.

Car Cover

A car cover is a must-have for anyone who wants to protect their car from harsh elements. Whether you live in a rainy climate or the middle of the desert, a good car cover can help keep your vehicle looking its best. The perfect car cover for your loved car enthusiast is just a click away. 

Car Horn

Everyone knows that a good car horn is essential for getting someone's attention on the road. If you know someone who loves to honk their horn, why not get them a car horn that's just as loud and obnoxious as they are?

Car Seat Protector

If you have kids or pets, you know how important it is to have a car seat protector. This little accessory prevents unwanted messes and stains from ruining your car's upholstery. Plus, they come in a variety of sizes and styles to suit any vehicle.


One of the best things about dashcams is that they often give you a different perspective on a particular event or road encounter. If you know someone who loves showing off their driving skills or anyone who wants to be sure that their insurance company pays out in the case of an accident, why not get them a dashcam. We offer both a budget-friendly basic dashcam, as well as a high-end one equipped with niceties such as parking and lane departure assistance

Windscreen and Window Sun Shades

A car sunshade is a must-have for anyone who wants to keep their car's interior cool during the summer months. They protect your dash and seats from the sun's intense rays and help keep the interior of your car cool. Start My Car has stylish affordable windscreen and window sunshades that any avid car lover will fall in love with. 

Car Vacuum Cleaner

A car vacuum is a great gift for anyone who loves keeping their car clean. Whether your loved one's ride has leather seats or carpet floors, this handy little device can suck up dirt, dust, and even spilt liquids without damaging the interior in any way.

Car Wiper Blades 

If your loved one's car needs a new set of wiper blades, why not surprise them with a new pair from Start My Car? This little gift can help keep their windshield clear during the rain, ensuring a safe drive every time.

USB Charger

A car charger is a must-have for anyone who uses their phone while driving. With the help of a car charger, your loved one will never be without a charger when they need it most. Need power at the back for the Kids’ Ipads? Get them together with an extension socket.

Air Compressor 

Air compressors make a great gift for car enthusiasts. They are perfect for filling up tyres and are a handy tool to have around. While there are several types of air compressors on the market, it can be tough to choose the right one. Start My Car has are some great choices of air compressors to select from. 

LED Light Bars

If you are looking for a unique gift for a car enthusiast, LED light bars are a great option. They can be installed on any vehicle, and they provide a lot of illumination for nighttime driving. LED light bars come in a variety of shapes and sizes, so you can find one that will fit the recipient's car perfectly from Start My Car.

4x4 Recovery Kits

4x4 recovery kits are perfect for anyone who loves 4x4 vehicles and enjoys spending time off-road. They are designed to aid recovery in the event of an off-road mishap. Items in 4x4 recovery kits vary depending on the kit being purchased, but each kit is designed to help 4x4 vehicles get back onto a level surface. 


You may be looking for a winch as a present, but there are a lot of choices out there and it might be confusing to know which winch you should buy, especially if you are inexperienced with winches. There are a few factors you need to consider when choosing a winch. The first factor is the weight of the car –winches are rated for different weight capacities, so you need to know the weight of your loved one’s car. The second factor is winch capacity. Start My Car has the perfect winch that you can give as a present to your loved ones no matter what car they drive. 


Tool Set

If the car enthusiast you know likes to work on their car, a toolset is a must-have. A toolset can give them all of the basic tools they need to work on their car, from changing a tyre to fixing a fender. There are all sorts of toolsets available at Start My Car, so you can find one that fits the car enthusiast's needs. If they like to work on their vehicle often, they might appreciate a toolset with a good tool belt.

Happy Holidays from All of Us at Start My Car!

With the holidays coming up, it can be difficult to find the perfect gift for the car lover in your life. If you're having trouble finding something that they'll love, why not give them a gift voucher from Start My Car, a gift voucher they will use to buy their heart’s desire from Start My Car’s website? Vouchers are available in R100, R250, R500 and R1 000 denominations, and you can buy several vouchers to add up to the desired amount!