Ford By David G. Firestone Last Week, Chevy teams were ranked. This week, the Paint Scheme Ranking Executive Committee, made up of myself, and Alejandro my black cat have determined how Ford’s teams will be ranked. Alejandro was slightly more useful this week, keeping my leg warm while he slept. As with last week, teams […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Leaderboard-Week #2-Ford
By David G. Firestone The 2014 racing season is officially history. The racing as a whole was great to watch, and congrats to Lewis Hamilton, Will Power, Kevin Harvick, Chase Elliot, Matt Crafton, Tony Schumacher, Matt Hagan, Erica Enders-Stevens, and Andrew Hines on their championships. You’ve earned them, so enjoy them. I noticed a few […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Thoughts on 2014 Manufacturers Strategies
By David G. Firestone Starting this week, and for the next four Fridays, we will rank the paint schemes of all 55 race teams in the NASCAR Sprint Cup. I will not grade any paint schemes until these rankings are done, but I will still update the Paint Scheme Tracker on Wednesday. The rankings were […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Leaderboard, Week #1-Chevy
By David G. Firestone After a hectic week getting my computer back up to full speed, I present the final paint scheme grades for 2014… First the 2015 Schemes Clint Bowyer # 15 5-Hour Energy Toyota Camry-Same scheme as last year, same B+ grade. Kyle Busch #18 M&M’s Toyota Camry-Same scheme as last year, same […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Tracker/Paint Scheme Grades-November 20, 2014
By David G. Firestone As you may have noticed, there was no Paint Scheme Grade article on Saturday. My computer was down for a few days and much of my weekend was spent either fixing it, or watching racing. I’ve got a decent amount of work ahead of me in terms of re-installing things and […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Requiems for Long Time Sponsors..
By David G. Firestone For the end of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Season, the Paint Schemies have returned! The Schemies will reveal the best and worst paint schemes and driver suits of 2014. This was done using the Driver Suit Blog executive committee for paint scheme analysis and consists of me and me alone, […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Ladies and Gentlemen…THE 2014 PAINT SCHEMIE AWARDS
By David G. Firestone Kyle Busch released his 2015 scheme at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. It is done up in a 2015 Toyota Camry, and it looks good! 2015 Toyota Camry–The first Gen 6 redesign comes to the Camry for 2015. The front is sleeker, with a more aggressive nose, and grill area, […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Tracker-November 15, 2014