Category Archives: Racing

2017 Panini Torque Racing Checklist

Posted on Wednesday June 28th, 2017 – 07:02 AM Author: Stephen Laroche

2017 Panini Torque Racing checklist, release date, hobby box breakdown and more.

2017 Panini Instant Nascar Racing Cards Checklist and Details

Posted on Tuesday May 30th, 2017 – 07:03 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

See the 2017 Panini Instant Nascar checklist and other details for the print-on-demand racing cards. New cards are added regularly throughout the Nascar season.

2017 Panini Select Racing Highlighted by Prizms Galore, On-Card Autographs

Posted on Tuesday May 16th, 2017 – 10:38 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Panini Select Racing checklist features a variety of chromium designs and color. Get details on what to expect, release date, hobby box breakdown and more.

2017 Donruss Racing Box Busters

Posted on Thursday March 2nd, 2017 – 06:44 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2017 Donruss Racing box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2017 Donruss Racing Variations Gallery

Posted on Thursday February 23rd, 2017 – 10:21 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Donruss Racing variations gallery and checklist. Find out about all of the variations in the NASCAR set and know exactly what to look for.

2017 Donruss Racing Checklist Brings Brand to NASCAR for the First Time

Posted on Wednesday February 15th, 2017 – 11:02 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Donruss Racing aims to be a more affordable card option for NASCAR fans. Get checklist details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Panini National Treasures Racing Box Busters

Posted on Monday January 16th, 2017 – 01:32 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini National Treasures Racing box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Panini National Treasures Racing Brings Super Premium Brand to NASCAR

Posted on Thursday January 5th, 2017 – 03:01 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2016 Panini National Treasures Racing checklist focuses on high-end autographs and memorabilia. Get details, box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Panini Certified Racing Box Busters

Posted on Friday December 30th, 2016 – 07:40 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Certified Racing box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Panini Certified Racing Checklist Paves a Foil Trail

Posted on Wednesday December 28th, 2016 – 12:51 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Panini Certified Racing is a set that focuses on foil. Get the checklist, full details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2016 Panini Instant NASCAR Brings Racing Into the World of Print-on-Demand Cards

Posted on Friday December 2nd, 2016 – 07:35 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Get full 2016 Panini Instant NASCAR racing card details including a checklist, print runs, image gallery and more. The evolving set is done with print-on-demand distribution.

2016 Panini Torque Racing Box Busters

Posted on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 – 01:49 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2016 Panini Torque Racing box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2016 Panini Prizm Racing Variations Gallery

Posted on Wednesday August 10th, 2016 – 02:58 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Get a detailed breakdown of the 2016 Panini Prizm Racing variations. The list includes eight Hall of Famers with photos from their racing days.

2016 Panini Prizm Racing Cards Mark the Return of NASCAR to the Hobby

Posted on Thursday July 28th, 2016 – 05:15 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Panini Prizm Racing checklist is loaded with Prizm parallels. Get checklist, details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more. This is Panini’s first NASCAR release.

2016 Panini Torque Racing Cards Put NASCAR Spin on Familiar Names

Posted on Monday July 18th, 2016 – 12:35 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2016 Panini Torque Racing offers only 8 cards per box, one of which is an autograph or memorabilia card. Get details on the NASCAR release, box breakdown, release date and more.

Here’s What Panini’s First NASCAR Cards Look Like

Posted on Thursday June 16th, 2016 – 02:01 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

See Panini’s first NASCAR trading cards, which arrive in the 2016 Panini Father’s Day promo set. Racers include Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Danica Patrick.

Panini America Confirms NASCAR Trading Cards License

Posted on Tuesday February 23rd, 2016 – 11:45 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Find out about Panini America announcing they landed the NASCAR trading card license and the initial lineup of sets.

American Pharoah is good business after Crown

Posted on Monday June 8th, 2015 – 04:49 PM Author: chrisolds

When American Pharoah crossed the finish line to capture the 2015 Belmont Stakes on Saturday, the cheers of the 90-thousand plus who had just witnessed history were deafening. Yet one could still almost hear the ring of a cash register among the euphoria.

NASCAR licensing VP says card deal progressing

Posted on Thursday May 28th, 2015 – 04:02 PM Author: chrisolds

A dozen races into the Sprint Cup season, NASCAR’s search for a replacement for Press Pass continues.

Silver bar series commemorates Secretariat’s Triple-Crown mettle

Posted on Friday May 1st, 2015 – 02:02 PM Author: chrisolds

On the eve of the running of the 141st Kentucky Derby, Elemetal has announced a silver bar set featuring Secretariat, the superhorse who still holds the three Triple Crown race records 42 years after running in them.

Kentucky Derby races onto magazine shelves

Posted on Monday April 13th, 2015 – 03:17 PM Author: chrisolds

Beckett’s The Kentucky Derby is 96 pages of vintage and recent imagery for $7.99 and can be found on shelves now, or by ordering through BeckettMedia.com.

NASCAR licensing VP: No new card deal yet

Posted on Tuesday March 17th, 2015 – 02:01 PM Author: chrisolds

Blake Davidson, NASCAR’s Vice President of Licensing and Consumer Products, told Beckett Media in an email on Tuesday that the organization is getting closer to securing a deal with a future trading card licensee.

Sunday Conversation: Card artist Mike James

Posted on Sunday February 22nd, 2015 – 12:10 AM Author: chrisolds

00000    By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor Mike James is a veteran sports card artist who has had his work appear in several different card sets through the years. We caught up with him for a brief Q&A for our latest Sunday Conversation … — How long have you done sketch […]

NASCAR continues to explore its card options

Posted on Wednesday February 11th, 2015 – 03:31 PM Author: chrisolds

Blake Davidson, NASCAR’s Vice President of Licensing and Consumer Products, told Beckett Media in an email on Wednesday that the organization is continuing to consider its options for a future trading card licensee.

Beckett 20 Questions on … a bit of everything

Posted on Thursday January 29th, 2015 – 12:33 PM Author: chrisolds

It’s a busy time of year with a new wave of baseball coming, the Super Bowl on tap and plenty of new cardboard arrivals. For this latest edition of 20 Questions, we’re tackling, well, a little bit of everything.

Press Pass VP confirms company is finished (updated)

Posted on Monday January 5th, 2015 – 10:05 AM Author: chrisolds

NASCAR’s lone trading card manufacturer, Press Pass, will be closing its doors.

Panini teams with Broncos for stadium set

Posted on Saturday December 6th, 2014 – 10:16 AM Author: chrisolds

Fans who attend the Bills-Broncos game Sunday in Denver will receive a set of Panini America cards featuring the stars of the home team.

Kevin Harvick is your NASCAR Sprint Cup champ

Posted on Sunday November 16th, 2014 – 05:43 PM Author: chrisolds

The basics on your new NASCAR Sprint Cup champion.

Beckett 20 Questions … on autographs

Posted on Tuesday November 11th, 2014 – 04:12 PM Author: chrisolds

Here is our latest batch of 20 Questions — tell us what you think with the questions below and raise a few of your own at the end if you’d like.

Box Busters: 2015 Press Pass Cup Chase racing

Posted on Thursday October 30th, 2014 – 12:48 PM Author: chrisolds

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Press Pass Cup Chase in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Press Pass’ FanFare Racing arrives next month

Posted on Thursday August 23rd, 2012 – 11:10 AM Author: Susan Lulgjuraj

Press Pass FanFare Racing is back for a second year. The autograph and memorabilia-heavy product comes out next month with an extensive autograph and memorabilia checklist.

AT THE NATIONAL: A post-show mega-gallery

Posted on Monday August 13th, 2012 – 09:49 PM Author: chrisolds

It’s just a small glimpse at much of what was seen at the show.

Box Busters: 2012 Press Pass Showcase racing

Posted on Monday July 30th, 2012 – 07:22 PM Author: chrisolds

Join Beckett Media’s Chris Olds and Dan Hitt as they rip into a pair of 2012 Press Pass Showcase racing boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2012 Press Pass Redline

Posted on Tuesday July 3rd, 2012 – 05:43 PM Author: chrisolds

Join Beckett Media’s Dan Hitt and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2012 Press Pass Redline boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Press Pass celebrates Richard Petty’s 75th

Posted on Monday July 2nd, 2012 – 12:20 PM Author: Susan Lulgjuraj

Press Pass has put together Richard Petty Birthday Tribute cards that will be in 2012 Press Pass Showcase.