A crew member or members from Turner Motorsports were given this vest from 2010 to 2012.Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-2010-2013 Turner Motorsports Pit Crew Vest
By David G. Firestone First, a couple of 2018 schemes… Kyle Busch #18 M&M’s Toyota Camry-Same scheme as last year, same A grade. William Byron #24 Liberty University Chevy Camaro-Great shade of blue, great shade of red, great flame design, gets an A. Now on to the 2017 schemes… Jamie McMurray #1 Nicholas Air/Cessna Chevy […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Grades-October 21, 2017
By David G. Firestone Race car drivers will be the first to admit that the SFI rating is the most important part of a driver suit. The appearance and fit are nice, but how the suit protects from fire is crucial. That SFI patch can mean the difference between life and death. SFI was founded […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Speed Sport Suits…Legit or Counterfeit?
Don Prudhomme smokes his 1981 Pepsi Challenger In February, I said this about the IndyCar version of the Pepsi Challenger: “Apparently Pepsi didn’t get the piss yellow memo, and here we have another example of why it’s a terrible color for a race car. It’s not just IndyCar, NASCAR and the NHRA also fell victim […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Throwback Thursday-Don Prudhomme-1981
By David G. Firestone STARCOM RACING #00 Derrike Cope #00 Starcom Fiber Chevy SS-New sponsor for 2017, yellow front, fade to white center, fade to black rear. C 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 […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Tracker-October 18, 2017
[Editor’s Note: I’ve been working on a few things this week, so instead of a normal My Thoughts On, I’m gonna rerun something I did a few years ago…enjoy!-DGF] By David G. Firestone Growing up in Evanston Illinois, I spent most of my life in this area. I’ve had the chance to take opportunities outside […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-FEW Spirits Tour, An Unexpectedly Fun Experience
A crew member for James Buescher’s 2012 AccuDoc Xfinity Series team was issued this vest.Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-2012 AccuDoc Pit Crew Vest