Our editors carefully select every product we recommend. We may earn a commission from these links. Learn more

The 10 Best Father’s Day Gifts for the Gearhead

Best Fathers Day Gifts for the Gearhead 2023 0 Hero

Presented by

Unless you personally possess a passion for cars, motorcycles, or motorsport, it can be incredibly difficult to shop for gifts for someone that does. As much as we may not like to admit it, there’s definitely some gatekeeping that goes on in automotive and motorcycle enthusiast circles, with individuals either seen as insiders or outsiders. If you happen to be in the latter category but have a father in your life that’s in the former, fear not, as we’ve got you covered with this handpicked list to the best Father’s Day gifts for the gearhead. 

Gerber Dual Force MultiTool
Photo: Photo: Gerber

Gerber Dual-Force Multi-Tool

Whether carried in a glovebox or kept in the garage, the Gerber Dual-Force Multi-Tool is an item that’s sure to get ample use. The Dual-Force’s jaws operate like a dedicated set of pliers and the extra-large teeth offer unique control. Not only is it backed by a lifetime warranty, but it also features a dozen tools and functions that are genuinely useful when wrenching under the hood.

Harbor Freight Special Edition Gold Plated Ratchet
Photo: Harbor Freight

Harbor Freight Special Edition Gold Plated Ratchet

While it probably won’t get much use as an actual hand tool, the Harbor Freight Special Edition Gold Plated Ratchet is a stellar gift for any gearhead, as this 3/8” ICON Series ratchet comes adorned in 24-karat gold plating with a polished finish, making it a fantastic display piece or conversation starter. 

Coolnvintage 10 Years Anniversary Edition Book
Photo: Coolnvintage

Coolnvintage 10 Years Anniversary Edition Book

To mark its first decade in operation, Land Rover restomod specialist Coolnvintage has released a beautiful 10th-anniversary edition coffee table book. Printed in Lisbon, this 264-page book features high-quality printing on Italian matte paper, and a hand-finished metallic foil engraved linen hardcover.

El Solitario Whisky 70cl N01
Photo: El Solitario MC

El Solitario Whisky 70cl. №1

Born out of a collaboration between legendary custom motorcycle shop and lifestyle brand El Solitario MC and a secret Welsh distillery, the El Solitario Outlaw Whisky Collection features 70cl (23.6oz) bottles of single malt that start off in Buffalo Trace Bourbon casks before being finished in Madeira barrique casks. 

Rosa Rugosa Gwynne Zip Jacket
Photo: Rosa Rugosa

Rosa Rugosa Gwynne Zip Jacket

Made by fledgling workwear-focused apparel outfit from celebrity chef, actor, and entrepreneur, Matty Matheson, the Rosa Rugosa Gwynne Zip Jacket is a vintage-inspired item that sports a 10oz cotton canvas construction with a double-needle topstitch, an antique brass zipper, and a custom-branded metal button cuff closure.

LEGO Land Rover Classic Defender 90
Photo: LEGO

LEGO Land Rover Classic Defender 90

Land Rover’s Classic Defender 90 has become an increasingly popular platform for off-road builds. And LEGO is now leaning into this reality with a 12.5” long, more than 6” tall 2,336-piece build of a Classic Defender 90 that comes loaded with a host of removable off-roading upgrades and accessories. 

Red Wing Classic Moc
Photo: Red Wing

Red Wing Classic Moc

Proudly made in America, the Red Wing Classic Moc is an iconic piece of footwear that’s been on the market since 1952. Built atop Traction Tred outsoles, the Classic Moc boasts Roughout leather uppers that are crafted using Goodyear welt construction and finished with nickel eyelets. And this gorgeous Abilene colorway is finally available stateside.

Porsche Design 911 Speaker
Photo: Porsche Design

Porsche Design 911 Speaker 2.0

Modeled after the tailpipe trim found on Porsche’s 992-gen 911 GT3, the Porsche Design 911 Speaker 2.0 is a second-gen Bluetooth speaker that packs 16 hours of battery life, Qualcomm aptX HD tech, 60 watts of power, and a stainless steel exterior construction. 

Logitech G PRO Racing Wheel
Photo: Logitech G

Logitech G PRO Racing Wheel

Offering the performance of a state-of-the-art sim racing rig in a simple plug-and-play package that’s compatible with the latest Xbox and Play Station consoles, the Logitech G PRO Racing Wheel comes brimming with impressive cutting-edge features such as an integrated LED RPM display, dual-clutch paddles with magnetic paddle shifters, and Logitech G’s own TRUEFORCE feedback system that boasts 8.11ft-lbs of force.

Autodromo Group B Rallysport Chronograph Limited Edition Collection for Hodinkee

Autodromo x Hodinkee Group B Rallysport Chronograph

Since its inception in 2011, Autodromo has produced some of our favorite motorsport-themed timepieces, though the American watch brand has managed to deliver an even more attractive range of offerings with its new Group B Rallysport Chronograph collection of limited edition references that have been born out of a collaboration with noted horological authority, HODINKEE.