By David G. Firestone I was going to discuss some things for the website last week, but real life got in the way. I would normally not discuss something that heavy, but I was so disgusted with what I was seeing, that I had to say something. I try to keep things light, and I […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Some Site Updates For 2018
A pit crew vest from James Buescher in 2011.Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-2011 Exide Pit Crew Vest
By David G. Firestone. Austin Dillon #3 Dow Automotive Magma Chevy SS-The look is good, it’s bold and subtle, and it earns an A. Trevor Bayne #6 Roush Performance/Hines Park Ford Fusion-Same scheme as Roush Performance, Same A grade. Danica Patrick #10 Colorado State University One Cure Chevy SS-Colorado State doesn’t have a good color […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Grades-August 19, 2017
By David G. Firestone I’m not a golfer. I don’t play gold, though I do watch The Masters every year. You know who does play golf in their off-duty hours? Many race car drivers play golf. The quiet course, and calming effect that the game has is a great way to calm down from the […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Auto Racing Collides With…Golf?
Don Garlitts races Swamp Rat 30 in 1986, before it ended in the Smithsonian Attempts had been made to streamline dragsters in the past, but leave it to Don Garlitts to take it to a new and effective level with Swamp Rat XXX. The black with yellow and white logo color scheme works, and the […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Throwback Thursday-Don Garlitts-1986
By David G. Firestone CHIP GANASSI RACING TEAM #1 Jamie McMurray #1 GearWrench Chevy SS-New sponsor for 2017, black, with yellow, and red stripes across bottom. A Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna Chevy SS–No change. B+ Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/McDonald’s Chevy SS–New scheme for 2017, blue front, red rear, stripes between. A Jamie McMurray #1 McDonald’s […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Tracker-August 16, 2017
By David G. Firestone I’d be remiss not to address the situation that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia. The shadow of the dark weekend that looms over us as a country can’t be ignored. Between an emboldened and vocal white supremacist movement, an anti-fascist movement that “doesn’t believe property damage constitutes violence,” two police officers […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Thoughts on Charlottesville, Virginia