By David G. Firestone The 57th running of the Daytona 500 is tomorrow! I know, I can’t keep my excitement to myself either! Jeff Gordon is on the pole, the 43 car field has been set, and tomorrow, the 2015 NASCAR season starts. The major change to the format will be on pit road, where […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-The Great American Race-The Daytona 500
By David G. Firestone I want to clarify something that I stated last week. My rule for pinkwashing is an automatic F. After a few people pointed out to me that almost everyone is wearing a pink ribbon, I’ve made the decision not to factor a pink ribbon into the grades. That said, pink lettering, […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Paint Scheme Grades October 9-16
By David G. Firestone The Driver Suit Blog is my favorite project I have ever undertaken. I’ve gotten a few people who ask about the origins of The Driver Suit Blog, and so this week, we will start with how it came to be. The origins are rooted in my game-used memorabilia collection. I started […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Driver Suit Blog…The Origins
By David G. Firestone I discuss the various aspects of race-worn and race used collectibles on this blog, and in researching something, I had received a suggestion that sounded like a great idea. The idea that was posed was “You may want to mention where people can actually buy these suits as well.” So I […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-The First Question…Where Do You Buy This Stuff?
By David G. Firestone I normally don’t do two posts in one week, but after the events of the last two weeks in NASCAR, I felt compelled to state my feelings on the matter. Obviously, what took place at and after the Federated Auto Parts 400 is shocking to say the least. As a NASCAR […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Statement Regarding the events of the Federated Auto Parts 400
By David G. Firestone I would like to discuss some issues that have come up in recent weeks with the new Gen 6 car. These issues seem minor, but with this new car, they need to be addressed. And because these issues are issues, it leads to a conclusion that is kind of stunning in […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Some Issues with the New Gen 6 Car
For part 2 of my season 8 premier, we will take a look at a driver suit worn by David Stremme during the 2009 Sprint cup season.Read More DGF2099 Productions-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-David Stremme 2009 Race-Worn Driver Suit