For everyone who knows a driver, is married to a driver, or has a driver somewhere in their big beautiful family we’ve got you covered for gift ideas this holiday season. Every year we try to publish a list of products that would be a good fit for anyone who lives their life on the road. We understand that, to a trucker, a new set of laser cut floor mats can be leagues better than another itchy sweater and a cheap watch. All of the products featured in this post would make good fits for anyone that owns, operates, or is a fan of big rigs. We’ve also scale model trucks for the collectors and the kids as well as gift certificates for those that can’t make up their mind. Make sure to sign up for our email list by clicking here and follow us on social media for awesome Black Friday deals, Cyber Monday and holiday coupons and deals. We’ve broken the product list down into a hand full of categories, but at the end of the day only you know what’s best for your giftee!
Electronics for Drivers
Blue Tiger Sound Pods – These things are compact, durable and put out some high quality sound! Perfect for a parking lot pow-wow, back yard barbeque or a trip to the lake. They sync with any Bluetooth device or and have a 3.5mm headset port allowing you to bring the music wherever you go.
Rand McNally IntelliRoute GPS – The GPS has gone from a luxury to a necessity in a matter of a few years. They are now affordable as every and loaded with tons of features to make driver’s lives easier. There are both generic GPS units for any vehicle and units specific for truck drivers that have things such as redistricted routes, weight limits and scale locations.
Blue Tiger Bluetooth Head Sets – A professional truck driver spends a good amount of time on his phone and a hands-free headset makes this possible, even while on the road. Blue Tiger head sets combine value and quality and make a great gift for any driver that wants to have both hands on the wheel.
Dual Dash Cam by Blue Tiger – One of the best ways to avoid insurance nightmares and protect your assets is to have a high quality dash cam installed in your vehicle. With the dual cam you can record two separate feeds at once to maximize your vehicle’s protection.
Semi Truck Accessories
Minimizer Floor Mats – These laser cut to fit, high quality floor mats are the perfect addition to any truck’s interior, especially ones that takes a beating. These floor mats were designed from the ground up by the Minimizer engineering team to handle even the dirtiest boots and harshest conditions. Sometimes you take the elements back into the cab with you and these mats make cleanup easy and keep your cab’s floors safe from moisture, grime and gravel. They are available for most makes and models of truck and make a great gift for a driver who values their truck.
Hornblaster Bullet Full Train Horn Kit – Sometimes you gotta make a lotta noise and there is no better way to do it than with a Hornblaster Kit. If you’ve ever wanted to install a train horn on your vehicle, or know someone that does, this is the kit to start with. It comes with everything you will need to set it up including: 18 feet of both 12 & 18 gauge wire, an inline fuse holder, a toggle switch & relay, and the necessary electrical terminals. It makes a perfect gift because there is no running back and forth to the hardware store.
Diamond Plated Foot Pedals – When you’ve got to lay the hammer down it’s always nice to know you’ve got quality underneath your boots. Any driver will appreciate his product and the manufacturer’s commitment to quality. These diamond plated pedals are a great accessory to add that little bit of flair while also increasing pedal weight and traction. These pedals are made to fit the Peterbilt 379, 386, 388 and 389 but we’ve also them for Kenworth and Freightliner trucks so don’t miss out on this great gift opportunity.
We realize that not everyone owns a truck so here are some gifts that just about anyone can enjoy.
Scale Model Trucks – The Kenworth logging truck below is just one of the many scale model trucks available as gifts this holiday season. They make an awesome gift for both collectors and children who want to grow up to own and operate a big rig truck. There are 1/32 scale, 1/50, 1/87 and more for just about any sized stocking!
A new Hammer Lane Apparel Shirt – Hammer Lane is a new brand of shirts for people who live life on the road. They have styles for men, women and children and would make a great addition to any stocking. Orders over $75 this season have free shipping.
A Raney’s Gift Certificate – Sometimes the best gift is letting someone choose their own! When it comes to customizing your vehicle, it is easy to change your mind. With a gift certificate it gives your loved one the opportunity to hold out until they can make the perfect purchase to complete their dream truck.
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