By David G. Firestone Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/Beechcraft Chevy SS-Same scheme as Cushman, same A+ grade. Austin Dillon #3 Weather Tech Chevy SS– Great color scheme, the stripes on the sides are a tad over designed, but they do look good, so I’ll give it an A-. Kasey Kahne #5 Great Clips/Shark Week Chevy SS-Not […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Grades-June 27, 2015
By David G. Firestone Recently, I came across some helmets this last year from a company called BrandArt. I’d never heard of the company before, and I looked them up. I thought at first that they were a memorabilia company, but it turns out they are an “Global Sourcing and Licensor Co-Branding Services in North […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Replica Helmets and Why We Need Them In Racing Part 7
Another set of nature themed cards from Brooke Bond was released in 1958 and was devoted to British Wild Life. This complete set is in an original album and in decent condition.Read More DGF2099 Productions-Introduction to Tea Card Albums-British Wild Life-Brooke Bond Tea-1958
By David G. Firestone NASCAR Sprint Cup Series CHIP GANASSI RACING TEAM #1 Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/Beechcraft Chevy SS–No Change A Jamie McMurray #1 McDonald’s Chevy SS–Same basic scheme, but with a new door design. B+ Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/McDonald’s Chevy SS-Special dual scheme for the Daytona 500, black Cessna on the front, fade to […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Tracker-June 24, 2015
By David G. Firestone Starting next week, I will be taking a month long break from The Driver Suit Blog. I’ve got 4 Friday Features ready to go, but their will be no My Thoughts On, Paint Scheme Tracker, or Paint Scheme Grades for a month. I will do an article on The Route 66 […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Thoughts On Not Having to Do A My Thoughts On For A Month
Alex Bowman #7 Racing Rewards Chevy SS-Decent color scheme, but the stripe design is over done. If the rough edges were smooth, I’d be able to give it a higher grade than a C+. Ryan Blaney #21 Maryn Winters Motorcraft JDRF Ford Fusion-Designed by 8 year old Maryn Winters, who suffers from Type 1 Diabetes […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Grades-June 20, 2015
By David G. Firestone Last week, I covered the first incarnation of Sports Cover Up full size replica helmets. Well after that set was released, the design was completely redesigned. The softer plastic was replaced with a more rigid, harder plastic. Also, the visor has been redesigned, so it can be moved up or down. […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Replica Helmets and Why We Need Them In Racing Part 6.