By David G. Firestone NASCAR has a lengthy history in the United States. Founded in 1948, 71 years ago, NASCAR has taken stock car racing to new heights. Once a regional promotion, NASCAR is now an international powerhouse. NASCAR and their various series have logo histories that are interesting. Let’s start with NASCAR itself. 1948-1968The […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-A Great Series Needs a Great Logo!-2019 Edition
By David G. Firestone Like many businesses, race teams often form partnerships to enhance business, or to stay afloat. Technical partnerships are one example, but there are other instances of struggling race teams teaming up to field race cars. One such example of multiple teams fielding cars is the TMG/Circle Sport/RCR deal in 2017. Circle […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Partnerships In Racing Can Get Confusing Sometimes
By David G. Firestone G-Force Racing is a company that makes auto racing safety products. They have been around some years now. While they do show up in the big leagues every so often, they are dwarfed by the major racing safety companies. One example of them showing up in the big leagues is an […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-G-Force…Not A Scientific Law, But A Firesuit Manufacturer.
By David G. Firestone Hailing from Arras, France, Frédéric Makowiecki has been a staple on the endurance racing circuit since 2010. He has numerous wins in endurance racing, including winning the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship. He has raced in a number of racing series, including the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup, the Weathertech SportsCar […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Another Look At Podium Caps Part 2
By David G. Firestone For the next few weeks, I will be discussing podium caps. Podium caps are also referred to as victory lane hats, hat dance caps, and race winner hats depending on where in the world they are used. In NASCAR, the driver and their crew wear an event hat, followed by the […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Another Look At Podium Caps Part 1
By David G. Firestone Ah yes, The Great Light Beer Corn Syrup Debate of 2019 rolls on. For those who have been living under a rock for the last few months, let’s catch up. During the most boring Super Bowl of all time, Bud Light did a commercial where they talked about how Miller Lite […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Trip to Miller Valley Part 2-Bud Vs Miller
By David G. Firestone I had planned to talk about some winner circle hats this week, but we’re going to put those on the back burner for a bit. My cousin and I had the opportunity last week to go to the Miller Brewing Company and take their brewery tour, so I did. I hadn’t […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Trip to Miller Valley Part 1