Another set of race-used memorabilia from TJ ZizzoRead More The Driver Suit Blog-Introduction to Sports Memorabilia-TJ Zizzo Race-Used Lot
By David G. Firestone This is a helmet worn by Kevin LePage in 1994. This style of open-faced helmet was worn by drivers for many years in NASCAR, and it was allowed because NASCAR did not want to restrict the vision of the drivers. They felt that if this helmet kept drivers from losing situational […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Tunnel Vision…A Good Thing?
By David G. Firestone Every summer, I make a pilgrimage to two places, Jim’s Original and The O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 Nationals at Route 66 Raceway in Joliet. This last week, I did both. Jim’s Original is still good, and the Route 66 Nationals are always fun. This year, I went on Saturday and […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-A Day At The Races
By David G. Firestone While the bulk of The Driver Suit Blog is devoted to NASCAR, which, admittedly is my favorite form of auto racing, I do follow other forms of racing, and collect items from many different forms of racing. I am a fan of NHRA drag racing, and I attend races when I […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-Showing Some Love for the NHRA!
I had a post ready to go concerning collar designs, but I’ve decided to save that for next week. I’m still on vacation, and last Saturday I went to see the 16th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 NHRA Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries, in Joliet. I had the chance to get VIP tickets, […]Read More The Driver Suit Blog-My Day at the NHRA in Joliet