NASCAR Movie Paint Schemes

An exhaustive project I undertook in the middle of June 2020.

As a writer for, I have a weekly (usually) column about racing movies or the connection between movies in racing. Usually it's reviewing a certain movie about motorsports.

However, I got the idea to find out every single movie that's ever been promoted or thrown back to via NASCAR paint schemes, and there were more than even I could have imagined.

Some stats (by my counts, which are probably inaccurate):

100 different movies
74 different drivers
149 different schemes
97 different movies (excluding throwbacks)
66 different drivers (excluding throwbacks)
139 different schemes (excluding throwbacks)
9 movie schemes have won races:
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