2021 Christmas Gift Guide

With Christmas just around the corner, are you stuck on what to buy your van-loving friend? Maybe you’re wondering what’s the perfect gift to make life a little more luxurious on the road, or perhaps you’re considering something more practical to keep their motor ship shape.

If you’re unsure about what to buy, then look no further. Here at The Van Insurer, we have done the hard work for you with a list of our top 10 gifts for van drivers. You’re welcome!

  1. Travel Kettle

If your van fan is a tea (or coffee) fiend, then this one’s for you. This handy travel kettle plugs into the van so they can save time by making a brew on the road (when safe to do so, of course!). Small and simple to use, this one’s a must-have for those early morning starts.

  1. Heated car seats

We all know that driving in winter can be cold and grim with the plunge in temperature, that’s why we love these heated seat covers. They fit most seats and plug straight into your 12V outlet for easy, instant heat on the go.

  1. Electric heating lunchbox

When it’s cold on the road, all most drivers want is a hot, comforting meal to recharge their energy levels. That’s where this electric heating lunchbox comes into its own. Just plug, heat and eat for the ultimate home-from-home meal.

  1. Emergency vehicle kit

If practicality is what you’re after, then this emergency vehicle kit should be top of your Christmas list. With a high visibility vest, a travel first aid kit and windscreen ice scraper, you know your loved one will be safe on the road in the case of an emergency.

  1. Organiser

For many van drivers, their motor can become their second home, and if they’re not the most domesticated, that can lead to clutter. If a New Year’s resolution is to get tidy, this organiser, will encourage the recipient to keep some order, or at least everything in one place.

  1. Leather driving gloves

Drive in style and keep hands warm on the roads with these leather driving gloves. They’re made with soft Nappa leather and boast a micro soft lining that adds a touch of luxury (and warmth) to your commute.

  1. Portable Wi-Fi hotspot

We all know that sinking feeling when you hit a dead data spot, but with this portable Wi-Fi hotspot that will be a thing of the past. Its simple Plug and Play format means you can instantly share 4G/3G connection with up to 10 Wi-Fi devices, including tablets, mobiles and laptops. Perfect for tech fiends or just keeping in touch with loved ones.

  1. Heated travel mug

We know that it isn’t always easy to stop on the road when you need a brew. That’s why we love this heated travel mug that will do all the hard work for you. Its slick, innovative design and intelligent LCD display will ensure that, however your loved one takes their tea, they’re always good to go.

  1. Dashboard pad

It’s highly frustrating when phones, keys and coins go flying, particularly when turning corners. The good news is that this handy dashboard anti-slip mat, means essentials can be kept all in one place and within easy reach. What better way to keep stress levels in check? Phew!

  1. Van vault

If your van fan worries about leaving valuables in their vehicle in case they get stolen, then we have the perfect solution. This clever van vault offers peace of mind everything, from tools to possessions, are kept safe and sound under lock and key.

We hope these suggestions provide some gift inspiration for your loved ones this Christmas. Don’t forget, if your New Year’s resolution is to get more organised in 2022, why not drop us a line to see how we can sort out your van insurance www.thevaninsurance.co.uk.