Yes, it is getting a little late and you had the best intentions of being better organised this year – but you still haven’t got all your Christmas presents. So, we want to help you with some Christmas gift ideas for the Porsche enthusiast. And here’s what we came up with:
Steve McQueen in Le Mans
A graphic novel of the movie is out and looks really exciting. Tribute edition, large size book, 64 pages, available in English, French, German and Italian.
Check out a preview here.
You can buy your copy from Garbo Studio UK at £28
Omologato Le Mans watch
Omologato watches is celebrating Le Mans with a pair of limited edition watches that are specially designed to pay tribute to the 24 hours of Le Mans: The Salzburg (917) and the Le Mans watch. According to Omologato each watch is hand assembled using a world-leading Chronograph movement, housed in British designed cases, with bespoke faces and straps. Their brand ambassador is Richard Attwood.
You can purchase the Salzburg (917) for £329 on the Omologato website.
Classic chronograph – Limited edition
Swiss made watch with a fawn-brown leather strap
Handmade Porsche Boxster cufflinks
Handmade in Sheffield to order and available from Etsy at £16.99 (incl. VAT)
Porsche Victory 2016
Book on Porsche’s 18th overall win in the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours. This book documents the achievements of all the Porsche teams at Le Mans, from the presentation of the cars and the test day, scrutineering, free practice and qualifying up to warm-up and the race. The text in the book is in 3 languages: German, English, French.
Available from Gruppe C Motorsportverlag at €40.00 (incl. VAT)
Le Mans Winner T-Shirt No. 18 2016
Short-sleeved t-shirt with Porsche 919 Hybrid and text: Finally 18! (unisex)
Available from the Porsche Shop for £34.00 (incl. VAT)
Espresso cups – Classic collection – limited edition
We just love these! Limited to 7,500 units and feature limited-edition serial number. Dishwasher safe. Made of porcelain. In white/beige. Made in Germany.
Available from the Porsche Shop for £45 for a set of 3
Vintage Porsche Monza 1971 Motor Racing Poster Print
Professionally printed on high quality matte photo paper in A4 or A3
Porsche 917 – the complete photographic history
The 900 photographs in this book tell the story, with supporting and heavily researched text containing relevant factory accounts of the Porsche 917’s development, including interviews with engineers (Klaus Bischof, Jurgen Barth, Herbert Linge, Hans Mezger, Norbert Singer) and drivers (David Piper, Derek Bell, Jackie Oliver, Brian Redman, Richard Attwood). The book has been published by Haynes and signed copies are available from the author Glen Smale himself at a price of £80 (free p&p in UK)
Porsche calendar 2017 – Uncovered
The new Porsche 2017 calendar is another one of our favourites. You get to have a look into the mysterious secret Porsche garage. The calendar features 13 special images of some of Porsche’s special cars. It is available from the Porsche Shop for £40. This includes an exclusive collector’s coin and postcard set of the calendar motifs.
Porsche Carrera 6 at the Targa Florio
Artwork – Large A3 print of the Porsche 906 at the historic town-based racing track – The Targa Florio
Artcars Le Mans 1970 Porsche 917 Racing Car Design T-shirt
Retro Racers T-Shirts feature some of motorsports most iconic racing cars and are always a popular gift. The original designs are printed in-house from high resolution artwork onto quality Fruit of the Loom T-shirts.
Available from Etsy at £12.95
Please note that Porsche Road and Race is not endorsing the above products, but simply suggesting them as possible ideas for Christmas gifts. Enjoy your Christmas celebrations and