Paint Scheme Tracker-March 29, 2015

By David G. Firestone CHIP GANASSI RACING TEAM #1 Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/Beechcraft Chevy SS–No Change-A Jamie McMurray #1 McDonald’s Chevy SS–Same basic scheme, but with a new door design.-B+ Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/McDonald’s Chevy SS-Special dual scheme for the Daytona 500, black Cessna on the front, fade to red McDonald’s on the back.-A+ Jamie […]

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My Thoughts On Pit Road Fires

By David G. Firestone I try to keep things light and fun here on The Driver Suit Blog, but sometimes an on-track situation requires discussion. Last Friday, at Richmond, one of those situations occured. During the Toyotacare 250 at Richmond, there was a huge fire on pit road during a round of pit stops, where […]

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The Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race

By David G. Firestone The 2015 Toyota Pro/Celebrity race is behind us. It was a good one for sure. It had a decent amount of talent, including: Antron Brown (NHRA veteran, Top Fuel driver) Brett Davern (2014 champion) Donna Feldman (model/TV host/actress) Willie Gault (former NFL WR, Olympic athlete) Nathan Kress (actor) James Maslow (musician) […]

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Paint Scheme Tracker-April 22, 2015

By David G. Firestone CHIP GANASSI RACING TEAM #1 Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/Beechcraft Chevy SS–No Change-A Jamie McMurray #1 McDonald’s Chevy SS–Same basic scheme, but with a new door design.-B+ Jamie McMurray #1 Cessna/McDonald’s Chevy SS-Special dual scheme for the Daytona 500, black Cessna on the front, fade to red McDonald’s on the back.-A+ Jamie […]

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Paint Scheme Grades-4-18-2015

Sam Hornish Jr. #9 Nature Blast/Medallion Bank Ford Fusion-Horrible color scheme, and terrible design will always earn an F. Joey Logano #22 Auto Trader.com Ford Fusion-The Penske Template does not work with orange and blue, and the car looks awful. But since it is an upgrade from last year, I will give it a D- […]

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The Infinite Hero Challenge Coin…A New Form of Racing Memorabilia

By David G. Firestone Launched in 2011, The Infinite Hero Foundation “…is to combat the most difficult front line issues – mental and physical – facing returning military heroes and their families.” Military personnel returning from overseas deployment face long term employment, mental and physical problems that the majority of Americans don’t understand. They work […]

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