There’s no face masks and shaving creams on this list. This is the Privateer Garage Christmas list, full of auto inspired stuff you want and other things to make your life more exciting. From the cheaper items all the way to more high end things, these are some ideas you may not have thought of.
And yes, we’re going to start off with some Privateer Garage merch!
These cotton twill caps feature PG embroidery, buckle closure, classic baseball fit, with the Privateer Garage motto of “No Low Milers” inside.
Price: from $25 AUD ($18.26 USD / £13.74)
Yep, we’ve got original Privateer Garage t-shirts ready for Aussie summer (or if you’re brave, a northern winter!). These are all in small numbers and won’t be printed again.
Price: from $25 AUD ($18.26 USD / £13.74)
Heel Tread socks
Heel Tread do some cool socks covering all kinds of cars and themes. The coolest probably their James Bond 007 influenced Spy Pack collection.
Price: $74.00 AUD ($55.00 USD / £41.00 GBP)
Road Rat magazine subscription
Probably the best of the non-brand specific independent magazines started by Coldplay guitarist and fan of all things cool, Guy Berryman. Quality in print, photography, writing, everywhere, the Road Rat is a magazine you keep.
Price: 4 Issues $87.12 AUD ($63.76 USD / £48.00 GBP)
Duck and Whale magazine subscription
We’re big supporters of print despite being a website and one of our favourite mags is Duck and Whale by Lee Dean. If he’s into Porsche’s, he’s going to love a subscription.
Price: 1 Year (4 issues) $119.80 AUD ($89.70 USD / £66.00 GBP)
Bellroy Note Sleeve
Bellroy have mastered everyday carry. Start off with one of their wallets and you’ll be hooked by the quality of product and experience.
Price: $129.00 AUD ($94.50 USD / £71.00 GBP)
Sparco Speedcat driving shoes
Driving shoes can be super luxurious, causal, or sporting. The luxurious ones can be worn almost anywhere. Want more? Discover 19 of the best driving shoes on the market.
Price: $140.00 AUD ($100.00 USD / £87.00 GBP)
Porsche Crest cufflinks
A 911 as a present? Maybe not, but something from the Porsche Driver’s Selection catalogue like these enamel Porsche Crest cufflinks on 925 sterling silver, with partial gold plating is probably a little bit more realistic.
Price: $154.70 AUD ($100 USD / £75.00 GBP)
Book: Steve McQueen – In His Own Words
We will never cease to be fascinated by Steve McQueen and his life, and there’s now another book celebrating it through Steve’s own words matched to classic imagery.
Price: $185.00 AUD ($95.00 USD / £71.00 GBP)
LEGO Technic Porsche 911 RSR
Sitting in the middle ground of the cheaper LEGO Technic car sets and the most expensive Bugatti Chiron ($599.99 AUD) is the Porsche 911 RSR LEGO Technic set. A hell of a lot more fun than a jigsaw puzzle (and way cooler).
Price: $249.99 AUD ($149.99 USD / £139.99 GBP)
with Gran Turismo
The recently launched PlayStation 5 takes gaming to a new level. With new games announced regularly and with Gran Turismo 7 coming out in the new year, it’s going to be a guaranteed hit.
Price from: $599.00 AUD ($399.99 USD / £71.00 GBP)
Go Pro Hero 9
Record childish antics. And other action adventures. The Go Pro Hero 9 is the latest from the action cam company and has some impressive capabilities.
Price: $699.95 AUD ($449.99 USD / £439.00 GBP)
Tamiya Avante buggy
Building any kind of RC car and racing it is rewarding, but somehow even more fun when it’s a vintage re-issue of a Tamiya buggy like the Avante.
Price: $730.00 AUD ($692.00 USD / £439.00 GBP)
DJI Mini 2 drone
Record childish antics from above. And other travel adventures.
Price: $749.00 AUD ($449.99 USD / £429.99 GBP)
Bennett Winch Weekender bag
Weekender bags are entirely functional yet have such a classic style they never look out of place. Get a good one, fill it up, and head off on that road trip. The Bennett Winch Weekender is all class, hand-made in England, and covered by a lifetime promise.
Price: $1050.00 AUD ($830.00 USD / £575.00 GBP)
TAG Heuer Gulf Formula 1 chronograph
The combination of a TAG Heuer watch, Formula 1, and Gulf Racing is a trifecta for most car obsessed people. Luckily, that embodiment is realised with the TAG Heuer Gulf Formula 1 chronograph.
Price: $2,350 AUD ($1650.00 USD / £1350.00 GBP)
Rimowa Watch Case
If watches are his thing, Rimowa’s case is a great edition for carrying a selection when traveling.
Price: $2,969.00 AUD ($2,050.00 USD / £1,490.00 GBP)