Fuel Curve 2020 Holiday Gift Guide
It’s hard to believe given the unusual year 2020 has been, that the holiday season is right around the corner. Before long we’ll be decorating, shopping, and preparing to celebrate with family and loved ones.
To help with your gift-giving season, the Fuel Curve team has once again gathered a variety of different parts and products that are guaranteed to put a smile on any car guy or gal’s face. The holiday gift guide ideas range from detailing supplies to apparel and even jewelry to fit just about every budget.
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If you live in a region where the winters are bitterly cold, then a little heat for the garage would be a warm welcoming so wrenching on projects can continue during those months. This ProFusion ceiling-mount shop heater from Northern Tool should do the trick. It’s designed to mount out of the way on the ceiling – away from any clutter – and can crank out up to 25,590 BTU, with multiple wattage settings and an adjustable thermostat. Seems like a great way to stay warm and productive in the off season!
Brandmotion’s latest FullVUE™ Mirror is here to reset your driving experience by helping you see what you’ve never seen before. This versatile new safety and convenience aid replaces your current rear-view mirror with a live streaming full HD video screen. It improves on your traditional mirror by providing a clear, crisp view of exactly what you need to see with no obstructions of passengers, cargo or small rear windows. It comes with unbeatable features and a commitment to driver peace of mind.
Not sure where to start with your detailing arsenal? Here’s the perfect kit for you. Looking for a perfect gift for that car guy or girl in your life – this is the kit they will love! This kit carries the essential tools to wash your car, clean and protect leather, gloss and protect wheels, and leave the paint’s exterior with a phenomenal shine.
The Logger 917 was inspired by the classic pattern and lines of Danner’s original caulked logging boots made in the Pacific Northwest. Built with Danner’s trusted quality and durability, the Logger 917 is designed to ensure you’re comfortable and dry wherever your adventure takes you. With a GORE-TEX waterproof liner and a Vibram SPE rubberized EVA mid-sole, the Logger 917 offers performance waterproofing and lightweight comfort, all in a rugged yet refined style.
Driven Racing Oil
Driven’s DI30 Oil Change Kit for Gen V GM LT1 & LT4 Engines (2014- Present) w/10 Qt Capacity takes the guess work out of picking the best oil and filter combination for your high-performance direct injection Gen V GM LT1 & LT4 Engines. Kit conveniently matches premium Driven Racing Oil with Wix XP Filter to provide optimum protection for high-performance GM direct injection applications requiring 5W-30 viscosity. Throw in an 18 0z. can of Speed Clean to detail the engine bay and you’re ready for the weekend.
Custom Door Mat
Personalize your garage’s door entry with a custom doormat that includes your name, year established and the #1 rule of the garage. Mat made using a sturdy polyester surface fabric and state of the art dye-print technology. Quality construction includes safe, non-skid recycled rubber backing. Standard Size doormat measures approximately 18″H x 27″W.
Fasthouse designs have meaning to them; meaning that Firestone hopes will spark a sense of nostalgia inside you. Each relates to what they’re all about at Fasthouse – speed, style, and good times. Designed with style in mind, this umbrella is perfect for keeping you dry during the wet winter months and offering the perfect amount of shade on those sunny spring days as well.
Prevent flat spots on your tires during winter storage with Race Ramps’ original, best-selling Flat Stoppers. Three models available for tires up to 14-inches wide. Special formulated hi-density foam contours to your tires to maintain their round shape. Your car will be ready to roll when you are! Made in the USA.
Take care of your personal exterior the same way you would the treat the exterior of your ride. Everything you need to start your beard care regimen is available in the Starter Pack from Beard Commander for less than buying them individually! Starter pack includes: Beard Wash, Beard Conditioner, 2oz bottle of Reserve Superior Beard Oil and leave in conditioner.
Looking to put a little horsepower on top of your head then you need the Champion Hat from Fuel Clothing. This 6-panel micro mesh flat bill cap offers an adjustable snap back and designed with performance and comfort in mind. Now you can stay cool during the next bench racing session at the track.
Shift into high gear by giving Gear Shift Cuff links during the holiday season. These cuff links display the classic five-gear manual transmission configuration. Whenever your wear this pair of cuff links, everyone finds out about your devotion to the most powerful turbocharged cars. This pair of cuff links looks great on a casual shirt, or for securing the sleeves of a tuxedo shirt. Reverse the mundane fashion of your wardrobe by shifting into fashion high-gear!
Rob Martin HP Design
You can’t go wrong with cool car shirts for your favorite hot rodder’s holiday gift, especially when it’s from an original designer. Rob Martin High Performance Design offers a slick, subtle profile of your favorite car that looks fast even when you’re standing still. He offers black tee shirts, hoodies and even shop banners with designs ranging from Mavericks (the car that started the original design) to square bodies, Fox Mustangs, early Suburbans, classic Novas and even a couple vans.
Hot Rod Pint
Take a pit stop and restore your energy with a cold brew from a personalized Hot Rod Garage pint glass. Get back in the groove while drinking from this 16 oz. clear pint glass that’s printed in full color and dishwasher safe. Sold individually or in a set of 4 (same design/same name only). Made in the USA. Cold beer in a cool glass…can’t beat that!
We all have that friend who is consumed with drag racing and would love to build their own dragster someday. Well here’s the chance to make their dream come true with the LEGO Technic (42103) Dragster. Set up the christmas tree then pull back on the toy car and release it to send it zooming along. See the flames shooting from the exhaust just like a real Top Fueler!
Keep your tools organized and secure. Whether you are working at the track or in your own garage, you can keep your tools handy and secure with JEGS toolboxes. Great for keeping you and your tools organized, these solid toolboxes are equipped with strength and durability; ready to work as hard as you do, no matter if you’re a pro or hobbyist. The 5-Drawer Steel Tool Chest has enough storage space to keep your tools secure in one location.
Your adventurous side knows no boundaries. Why should your music? Whether you’re boarding with friends, racing to the finish line, riding the trails, or swapping engines in the garage, KICKER goes where you go with their CushBT on-ear Bluetooth headphones. High-Quality drivers, backed by a Neodymium Iron Boron magnet and air vented ear casings, ensures your ears receive the legendary Kicker signature sound.
Have you ever watched your DIY rodder wrestle with an axle, bulky transmission or cylinder heads? Help them out (and their back) with a new Bench Mule from Mark Williams Enterprises. The Mule is a handy clamping tool that features a 2-axis adjustment to pivot and rotate the heavy task at hand. MW also offers accessories for specific tasks and several other tools to help your DIY guy in the shop.
What happens when you combine a pick-up tool with a flashlight? The Mychanic Pik Light 2.0 is more than just that. It includes a strong telescoping magnet to pick up any loose screws and other small parts to keep them out of trouble. Use the magnetic base or hang the 360-degree hook for hands-free lighting. Don’t be caught in the dark without the Pik Light 2.0.
For the ones who refuse to slow down and take notes on what the rest of the pack is doing: The Quatro. Heat Wave has taken their heritage design features and re-imagined them with a race inspired, smooth profile and premium fit. The Quatro’s comfortable subframe is covered by a striking single shield lens and completed with a contrasting metal brow accent. These are sunglasses designed for fast living.
Nine Line Bomber
Introducing the best compact way to hold all of your keys and various EDC items! With the ingenuity from their local partners at KeyBar, there’s finally a multi-tool solution to organize the mess in your pockets. Eliminates discomfort that unorganized keys can cause while carrying, this KeyBar is more than just a key organizer. It also functions like a Swiss Army knife holding multiple gadgets such as USB flash drives, bottle openers, mini flashlights, and more!
Red Line Synthetic Oil
Red Line has helped owners and enthusiasts take care of their cars’ cooling systems with the additive, WaterWetter, for more than 25 years. Originally designed for the most extreme motorsports applications, WaterWetter is capable of lowering coolant temperatures by as much as 20 degrees Fahrenheit, while simultaneously protecting against harmful rust and corrosion. The best benefit of this product is its ease of use – consumers simply need to wait for the car to cool down, remove the radiator or expansion tank cap, and pour in the appropriate amount (which is typically one bottle for a standard automotive cooling system).
Summit Racing’s folding cooler seats are made from black nylon and feature a Summit logo. The cooler has a front zipper pocket and waterproof lining, so there’s always room to sit down and have cold drinks right at hand. Best of all, the whole thing folds up for total portability. Make Summit Racing’s folding cooler seats part of your ultimate setup for the car show, racetrack, camping, or anywhere.
Take your fabrication to the next level with the Multitool Belt Grinder! This unit features a 1hp motor and removes material up to 5 times faster than the equivalent grit grinding wheel. In addition to the 8-inch grinding stone on the left, Multitool has four different grinding surfaces to cover almost any grinding need. Belts change in seconds from grinding, to sanding, de-burr, or polish and a variety of belts and discs are available for any type of project.
Designed with enthusiasts and everyday car guys in mind, the sleek, lightweight Sportster GT fits perfectly into street focused vehicles and combines the best features of both sport and purebred racing seats. The Sportster GT’s lightweight structure provides RECARO’s world-renowned performance ergonomics and excellent body support. It also features new performance foam materials to ensure that the look and feel meets the on-road performance for years to come.
The Silver Hammer
Is there a better gift than something hand crafted and completely unique? How about a custom ring designed to match the engine in your hot rod! The Silver Hammer has been hand crafting stunning and unique jewelry for over half a century and can now create a look-a-like engine ring out of sterling silver. They also offer a complete catalog of unique hot rod rings, charms and pendants such as mag wheels, hub caps, steering wheels and more.
Protect your seats and increase interior storage with Rugged Ridge Cargo Seat covers! Constructed of heavy-duty 600 denier polyester fabric with a special PVC liner on the seating area, these seat covers provide great protection from water, dirt, and spills while giving your interior a great look. Each cover has been specially designed with special elastic and Velcro straps to optimize the fit on your original equipment or aftermarket seat. The back of the cover incorporates 5 multi-use pouches, plus one sun glass pouch with elastic tool holding loops, and one knife / multi-tool pouch that can also be used for an I-pod or cell phone storage.
A passion for pushing the limits of design and engineering bred an astonishing timepiece beyond any spec that’s been realized before. Born in California and created by award-winning designer Jason Wilbur, the WILBUR LAUNCH EDITION watch merges space-age engineering with true automotive inspiration. The company’s first offering is a transformative timepiece with a modular chassis system and unmatched craftsmanship, finishing and technical details.
Milwaukee’s heated Toughshell jacket is powered by their powerful M12 Red-lithium batteries. Each heated jacket uses carbon fiber heating elements to create and distribute heat to your chest, back and front hand pockets. A one-touch LED controller heats up the battery heated jacket to three heat settings, creating a comfortable heat for any environment or weather. This Milwaukee heated jacket has a new Quick-Heat function that allows you to feel heat three times faster than their previous jackets and market competitors. Like all Milwaukee products, their jackets are built strong to last long with Toughshell stretch polyester delivering five times longer jacket life than their previous Softshell heated jackets.
Decorate your home, office, basement, garage, shop, or “mancave” with your favorite automotive brand neon clock. Features a hand-blown glass neon ring around the clock, providing 25 watts of light. Clock has attractive multi-tiered chrome art deco style outer rim and glass face. Quartz clock movement for accuracy (requires AA battery) and 115 volt AC adapter for neon illumination. Neon on/off switch located on rear of clock. UL-listed and officially licensed. Indoor use only.
The 3-Piece Wrenchware Set is the perfect addition to any car lover or tool lover’s cutlery drawer. Each piece is quality 18/10 polished “drop forged” stainless steel and the set comes in its own individual blow-molded heavy-duty ABS plastic box, suitable for tools. Each item is light enough to be used as tableware, yet strong enough to be used as actual tools.
Whether it’s a picnic in the park or a beach bash, you always know how to fire things up. It may look like a sleek toolbox, but this hot little number is actually a portable grill designed for adventures in alfresco dining. It glides open to reveal a stainless-steel grilling area, a bun warming rack, and storage for marinades and condiments. Pack the removable fuel tray with charcoal and cook your BBQ spread to perfection by adjusting the vent to control the flow of oxygen over the hot coals.
Don’t get stranded on the roadside again with the portable and functional Micro-Boost 540 battery charger from AllStart. These battery jump starters provide 200 cold cranking amps of starting power, and are the smallest and lightest portable powerbanks on the market. They can easily be stored in your vehicle’s glovebox, center console, or purse. In addition to their jump starting capabilities, you’ll enjoy an integrated LED flashlight with three modes (standard, strobe, and SOS), and a USB port for quick and easy device charging – all in a compact 5”x3”x1” package. Storage case and accessory cables included.