If you have a car or truck enthusiast in your life, you already know that,by your standards anyway, their passion for things on four wheels can be a little over the top. Depending on your relationship with the enthusiast, there will be times dictated by tradition or by sincere admiration when a gift is appropriate.
The Holiday Season is an obvious gift-giving occasion, but car buffs are not picky. They will be happy to receive your gift on Valentine's, their birthday, the running of the Indy 500 (also known as Memorial Day weekend), flag day, Henry Ford's birthday, the Opening Day of most any major or minor Auto Show, or…you get the picture.
Gifts for car and truck enthusiasts generally fall into one of three categories; thanks, you shouldn't have, the decent and greatest gift possible. What follows is a sampling of gifts for car and truck buffs in each category to help you the next time you want, or feel obligated, to give a gift.