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posted on December 21st, 2017

Everyone on your holiday list has a passion — secret or notorious. Dig into our guide to find just the right car to inspire your loved one’s next trip, and give the gift that will give FOMO to everyone else.*

The bionic buddy

MICHAEL’S TESLA MODEL X

Hype up the technology-lover, who jumps at all opportunities to experience the future.

Westborough, MA

The drama queen

JEFF’S LAMBORGHINI GALLARDO

The natural born performer requires a spin in the most dramatic driving machine.

Chantilly, VA

The weekend warrior

THOMAS’ JEEP WRANGLER

For the tireless explorer undaunted by ambitious treks, an adventuremobile makes every weekend minute count.

Austin, TX

The distinguished gentry

ADAM’S PORSCHE BOXSTER

For the driver with impeccable taste, the Boxster is the ideal match for their refined sophistication and style.

Toronto, ON

Your little brother

SERGII’S ALFA ROMEO 4C

Since he’s doing adult things now, like making eye contact and dinner reservations, give him the grown-up version of a video game.

Las Vegas, NV

The next Kim K.

ALEX’S MERCEDES-BENZ G-CLASS

Her selfie game is strong, she rocks a tracksuit like nobody’s business, and only the ultimate VIP ride will do.

Burbank, CA

The beach bum

BRENT’S VOLKSWAGEN WESTFALIA

Give this hardcore surfer the keys to chase the best waves and be at home — while wearing their favorite Baja jacket.

Honolulu, HI

The smooth operator

NATHANAEL’S BMW i8

For the suave charmer, give them a car that avoids the universal struggles they do: bad hair days, accidental dad jokes, the endless alarm snooze.

Miami, FL

The zombie apocalypse survivor

SKYLER’S HUMMER H1

They’ve stocked up on canned goods and sharpened their ax, so all they need to survive an onslaught of walkers is this beast of a vehicle.

Salt Lake City, UT

The vintage hipster

DARREN’S FERRARI 348 SPIDER

While this person can’t turn back time to become Cher, they can turn heads in this retro Ferrari.

Los Angeles, CA
*All drivers of cars shared on the Turo markeptlace must be approved to drive, and officially added to a trip.

Kamala Puligandla is a writer and an editorial assistant at Turo. She is always on the hunt for a strange story, a great snack, and the perfect outdoor spot to consume them.