A pair of James Buescher race-worn and autographed gloves from 2010 will be our subject this week.Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-James Buescher 2010 Race-Worn Gloves
By David G. Firestone Endurance car racing has had many forms in the US. One of the most noted sanctioning bodies was the American LeMans Series. Founded in 1999 by Don Panoz, owner of Road Atlanta and the brains behind the Petit Le Mans, the American LeMans Series or ALMS was one of the major […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Guy Smith-Bland Name, Great Driver!
By David G. Firestone The late Kenny Irwin Jr. races his Tonka Ford Thunderbird in 1997. Where do I start with this car? Do I start with the upside-down fade on the door numbers? Do I start with the stripe at the bottom? Do I start with the ugly shades of red and yellow used? […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Throwback Thursday-Kenny Irwin Jr.-1997
By David G. Firestone I’m working on a few side projects this week, so I won’t be updating the tracker or grades until next week. I’ve been wanting to do these for a while, and I’m making them happen. Bear with me, things will be back to normal next week.Read More The Driver Suit Blog-A Quick Change For This Week
In the 1960’s through 1990’s Harry Stroppe created some of the greatest Ford off-road vehicles ever, and held a stable of top-shelf off road drivers, one of which wore this helmet.Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-Bill Stroppe Motorsports Helmet
By David G. Firestone Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/Kansas State University/Beechcraft Chevy SS-Same scheme as Beechcraft, same B+ grade. Austin Dillon #3 American Ethanol Pink Chevy SS-Pinkwashing is an automatic F. Trevor Bayne #6 Advocare Fan Mosiac Ford Fusion-The fan mosaic is a good idea, but get rid of the red stripes, and it would look […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Grades-October 22, 2016
By David G. Firestone IndyCar fans hate Tony George with a passion that is hard to describe. In fact, George founded the Indy Racing League after getting kicked out of the CART board of directors. This started the IRL/CART civil war known as “The Split.” The Split, which lasted from 1995 to 2009, more or […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paul Gentilozzi…From Owning IndyCar to Racing Jaguars