Every year Father’s Day rolls around quicker than you think. It has a tendency to sneak up seemingly out of nowhere. Your dad might embarrass you, he might annoy you, but he definitely tried his best to raise you well. Giving him a gift on Father’s Day is one way to show your appreciation. While there are tons of gifts out there, you don’t want to settle for something crappy or useless. Gag gifts don’t do a good job of showing you care. Instead of getting something silly, get your dad something cool or useful. Here are ten great Father’s Day gifts that are bound to make your dad happy.
Goodyear Ori Racer Sneakers
If your dad fancies himself an excellent driver, you could always get him a good pair of driving shoes. These Ori Racer Sneakers by Goodyear are a perfect choice. They’re not going to break the bank, they look great, and they’re designed for driving. The simple design means they look good in just about any casual environment, and the driving shoe design will help your dad get the most out of each and every drive he takes. The rounded rubber sole and PU leather construction make for a solid and durable sneaker that your dad can enjoy drive after drive. The shoe even comes in a variety of colors so you can get something that matches your father’s style.
Seiko SSB031 Chronograph Stainless Steel Watch
Your father probably has a watch, but having an extra one, especially one like the Seiko SSB031 Chronograph Stainless Steel Watch shown above, is never a bad idea. This attractive stainless steel watch features a black dial with silver hands and hour indicators that looks classy and sophisticated. The watch displays the date, has luminescent hands and markers, three sub-dials (60-second, 60-minute, 1/10th of a second), a scratch resistant Hardlex crystal, quartz movement, and fixed black ion-plated bezel with tachymeter. The watch is water resistant up to 330 feet, which makes it suitable for a wide variety of activities. If you’ve noticed your dad is in need of a new watch, this is an excellent choice.
Logitech [+] drive Phone Mount
Hopefully, your dad is smart enough to not text or devote too much attention to his phone while driving. That said, sometimes you need your phone for navigation, multimedia, or phone calls. That’s where the Logitech [+] drive phone mount comes in. This simple one-touch smartphone car mount can be securely mounted to your windshield or dashboard easily, and then the magnet used in the mount will keep your dad’s phone held in place. This will keep him from fumbling with his phone while driving and help him stay safe on the road. Logitech’s innovative design allows for a comfortable position in basically any car out there.
Ray-Ban The Colonel Sunglasses
Most dads aren’t very cool. If you throw a pair of Ray-Ban The Colonel Sunglasses on your father, he’ll suddenly get a whole heck of a lot cooler. Sunglasses can only do so much, but these military-inspired frames should up his game considerably. More squared off than the classic Aviator sunglasses, this new design by Ray-Ban still has classic charm and a wide variety of lenses and colors. If your dad is in need of a new pair of shades, these could be exactly what he's looking for this year to shield his eyes from the bright summer sunshine.
Meguiar’s All-in-One Essentials Car Care Kit
We know giving your dad a car care kit is essentially giving him a chore to do. However, if your dad is a true car guy, he’ll go out and buy something like this anyway. Why not give him a practical gift you know he’s going to use? The Meguiar’s All-in-One Essentials Car Care Kit has everything your dad could need to do a professional-grade wash and detailing job. The 11-piece kit comes with a Meguiar’s wash bucket,
LEGO Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS
LEGO Technic cars are some seriously cool kits. One of our recent favorites is the Porsche 911 GT3 RS. While your dad probably doesn’t play with LEGOs anymore, this Porsche 911 GT3 RS is in a whole other ballpark from the regular LEGO toys. If your dad is a car enthusiast, chances are he’ll find this thing pretty cool. It comes in blazing orange and features over 2,700 parts with tons of minute details you might not expect, including an engine with moving pistons, red suspension springs, realistic-looking brake calipers, RS rims with low-profile tires, a gearbox and steering wheel that operate, a glovebox, and a unique serial number. Want to get something for your dad that will satisfy him for hours and then look cool on a shelf in his office? This is it.
Trademark Fine Art Octavian Mielu GT40 Wall Art
If your dad is an art lover as well as a car lover, then he should appreciate this Ford GT40 Wall Art created by Octavian Mielu.
Pearl RearVision Backup Camera and Alert System
Does your dad drive a car that doesn’t have a backup camera? Well, now you can get him one without ruining the exterior or interior aesthetic of his car. The Pearl RearVision Backup Camera and Alert System is a subtle license plate holder that comes equipped with a small rear camera that interfaces with your dad’s phone and a small alert module that can be attached to one of the vents in the cabin. All you have to do is install the license plate holder and plug in the adapter to your car’s OBD port under the dash. Then your dad will be able to see what’s behind him through a wide-angle lens camera that can pivot left and right for up to 140 degrees of visibility.
Cuff-Daddy Rose Gold 5-Speed Shift Pattern Cufflinks
When it comes to automotive-inspired clothing, the term “less is more” generally applies. A minimalist approach to some automotive-related visual flair will serve you well in just about any scenario. These rose gold cufflinks from Cuff-Daddy that feature the manual 5-speed shift pattern on them are a subtle way of letting people know you’d rather be out driving. These cufflinks are a simple but expressive way of letting people know you’re a true gearhead. They come with a hard case box that lets you keep them nice when you’re not wearing them.
Ancicraft Genuine Leather Keychain
Does your dad appreciate quality leather? If so, consider this