Get those tires smoking, that engine revving, and hit the track for some supercharged NFTs. All-time motorsport legend, Tony Stewart, is about to come roaring onto the blockchain. As a result, providing a brand-new medium through which to savour the thrills and spills of the exciting world of the race car driver – So, put the pedal to the metal on August 23rd at 12pm EST on both OpenSea and TonyStewartNFTs.com.
From humble beginnings racing karts in Indiana, Tony Stewart has become one of the most formidable characters on the US motor racing circuit. His achievements and actions on the track along with his fearless persona earning him the enduring nickname, ‘Smoke’. Now however, the enigmatic driver has embraced the digital future, partnering with NFT creative studio, Orange Comet, to come speeding into the realm of the non-fungible.
In an exceptional partnership, Tony will look to cement his legacy through immutable digital collectables. As he, and Orange Comet, aim to blend the physical and digital worlds with a host of game-changing utility. Resulting in a pivotal shift in the way fans engage with their most revered idols.
“I am always looking to find new ways to bring fans closer to this great sport both the fans and I love so much. I am very excited about this next new, fun chapter of fan access, experiences, and collectibles. This should be a fun ride” – Tony Stewart, Hall of Fame NASCAR driver
The Legend of Smoke
Speeding into the apex, Orange Comet and Tony Stewart will take to the ether with their collaborative ‘The Legend of Smoke’ collection. Resulting in a variety of industrious racing themed NFTs arriving via the OpenSea marketplace and TonyStewartNFTs.com at 12pm ET / 9am PT on August 23. Each featuring a bespoke NFT artwork from the world class Orange Comet design studio, coupled with a tremendous suite of amazing utility.
The grand collection will arrive in two drops, both providing an exciting opportunity to claim a part of Tony’s legacy. Each charting the star’s unprecedented journey through the high-octane world of motorsports. Rising from his humble beginnings racing karts on the dirt track, all the way up to conquering the mighty realm of NASCAR.
Own an Actual Race Car through ‘The Championship Series’ NFTs
The cream of the crop will see the Champion Series NFTs hit the Ethereum blockchain. Arriving in a hugely limited supply of 30 exhilarating signature animated NFTs, each featuring one of 5 different cars from Tony’s glittering NASCAR career. Resulting in a must have for any discerning follower of the ‘people’s champion’ of American motorsport.
Fans of the ‘Smoke’ can pick up a Champion Series NFT, subject to availability, for $5000 apiece. However, for that mighty sum they will also receive a host of bonus experiences, memorabilia and opportunities. As such, holders of each NFT will receive VIP access to certain TSR Nitro races in the 2023 season, a genuine Tony Stewart signed fire suit, and a virtual meet and greet with the star himself.
To top it off, in an incredible chequered flag raising turn of events, one lucky collector will also receive an actual genuine Tony Stewart #14 2011 NASCAR Championship Cup race car after all 30 pieces are sold. A truly one-of-a-kind opportunity for any die hard fan of the NASCAR racing extravaganza.
The Legacy Series
Providing more accessibility into the Tony Stewart world of NFT collecting, Orange Comet will also introduce the Legacy Series. Resulting in 500 one-of-a-kind artworks celebrating the cars from his illustrious racing career. All impeccably designed by the Orange Comet studio, and taking inspiration from key moments in Tony’s career. Each item will retail for a modest $250, and include a 1 in 5 opportunity for a virtual hangout with the legendary racer. In addition, for every 2 Legacy Series NFTs collected, owners will receive a highly collectible signed Tony Stewart hat.
More to come
Later down the line, Orange Comet will continue to accelerate through the world of Motorsports in its partnership with Tony Stewart Racing. Steering into late Autumn with an incredible set of NFTs celebrating the supreme talents of TSR Nitro’s top driver, Leah Pruett. Then rounding off the year with a heart pounding ode to TSR Nitro’s spectacular debut on the Sound and Fury circuit. All resulting in a turbo-charged, white-knuckle ride through the world of premium NFTs!
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