Legend is a somewhat overused term but 2012 Press Pass Legends Racing uses it effectively. It is a history lesson of racing in a box. Press Pass finishes 2012 strong with Legends Racing, an amazing set of cards.
We classify 2012 Press Pass Legends Racing as premium cards. Each hobby box contains 3 mini boxes. Each mini box contains 6 – 5 card packs with one Autograph card and one Race-Used memorabilia card for a total of 6 hits per hobby box.
Here are some of the cards we pulled.
Dale Earnhardt, front and back
Cale Yarborough, Bill Elliot, Bobby Allison
Ned Jarrett, Shirley Muldowney, Fred Lorenzen
Paul Goldsmith, Leonard Wood, Mark Martin
Carl Edwards, Kasey Kahne, Jimmie Johnson
Davey Allison, Ken Schrader, Larry McReynolds
Dario Franchitti, Rusty Wallace, Danica Patrick
Dale Earnhardt Jr #/275, Don "The Snake" Prudhomme #/275, Jeff Gordon #/275
Tom "The Mongoose" McEwen #/275, Darrell Waltrip #/275, Don Garlits #/275
Tony Stewart #/99
Dale Earnhardt #/25, Richard Petty #/25
Bill Elliott Comeback, Iwan's Return
Benny Parsons Championship, Petty Versus Waltrip
Dale Inman, Bobby Allison
Ned Jarrett, Tony Stewart
Petty Green Memorable Moments #/99
Race Used Relics
Richard Petty Firesuit #/199, Dave Marcis Firesuit #/99, Mario Andretti Shoe #/50
Geoffrey Bodine #/99, Ned Jarrett #/50
Mario Andretti #/25
The Legends base cards are great. Checker boarding with stylish and sophisticated layout provide much of the appeal. The photography selection is fantastic. Insert cards are just as good. This is a set you will keep coming back to look at time and time again.
Quality and Variety of Drivers and Subsets
Legends for sure, this is an amazing checklist with proven drivers and recognizable names from all eras. Crossing all types of racing, this will appeal to a wide range of fans.
Do the Hits satisfy?
Not only do these hits satisfy, they exceed expectations. Hit after hit delivers. And, as always, Press Pass autos are all on-card.
Will you keep coming back for more?
If you are a racing fan, you will buy as many boxes of Legends as your budget will allow.
5 out of 5
2012 Press Pass Legends Racing completely delivers.