By David G. FirestoneFrom a design aspect, no other factor contributes as much as the primary sponsor or sponsors of the car. Everything from the colors to the torso design, to the television logos, to the shoulder epaulet and collar design depends on the primary sponsor. While this has been the case for the most […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-They Pay the Bills, So They Design The Suit
By David G. Firestone On Monday, I had the opportunity to go to a Chicago White Sox game, and since I hadn’t been to a baseball game in quite a while, I figured that it would be fun. I got to U.S. Cellular Field before the game, and had my ticket ready. The first thing […]Read More My Trip to U.S. Cellular Field
By David G. Firestone [Editor’s Note: Originally, this week was a post dedicated to primary sponsor logos. However, I had this column on the shelf for a while, but given recent events in the NFL, which fellow uniform blogger Paul Lukas has covered in depth, I felt that this article concerning helmet safety in NASCAR […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Open or Closed…Which Helmet Would You Have Chosen?
By David G. Firestone I normally don’t do two posts in one week, but after the events of the last two weeks in NASCAR, I felt compelled to state my feelings on the matter. Obviously, what took place at and after the Federated Auto Parts 400 is shocking to say the least. As a NASCAR […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Statement Regarding the events of the Federated Auto Parts 400
A rare Las Vegas Outlaws helmet that was worn in practice will be examined this week in our season 9 finale. Season 10 will start in November.Read More DGF2099 Productions-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-Las Vegas Outlaws Practice Helmet-Season Finale
By David G. Firestone In my last column, I mentioned that Starting Lineup and Winner’s Circle figures made in the 1980’s and 1990’s censored alcohol and tobacco logos. But when it comes to these figures, how do the uniforms the figures portray stack up to their real-life counterparts? First, lets discuss the figures themselves. Created […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Figure This Out!
By David G. Firestone Since I started this blog, I have found myself chasing stories more. One thing will lead to another, and sometimes, I will discover something that I have never thought I would write about. Today’s column is one of these examples. This story started off when I tried to photo-match this Bobby […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-NASCAR Sponsorship and Children…Sailing the Censorship.
I recently bought a lot of items worn and/or used by Brian Hunter, during his playing days, which we will examine this week.Read More DGF2099 Productions-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-Brian Hunter Game Used Lot