Detroit Pistons Themed Racecar – Gallery
Ahead of the FireKeepers Casino 400 Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway (MIS), Ally, the Detroit Pistons, former Super Bowl champion, Bernard Pollard and Alex Bowman, driver of the No. 48 Ally Chevrolet Camaro for Hendrick Motorsports along with his crew chief, Blake Harris, Isaiah Livers of the Pistons, and Piston legends James “Budda” Edwards and Rick Mahorn visited the Henry Ford Detroit Pistons Performance Center in Detroit on Friday, August 4, for a unique crossover event involving racing and basketball and to celebrate the unveil of the No. 48 Ally show car sporting a Ally and Pistons paint scheme that will be raced by Bowman in the FireKeepers Casino 400 Cup Series Sunday, August 6, 2023.
The event began with basketball coaching from Pistons Mascot Hooper followed by a head-to-head round of “A-L-L-Y” (Ally’s version of H-O-R-S-E). After the basketball lesson, Bowman, Harris and Pollard shared the world of motorsports, showing off the Ally/Pistons-themed No. 48 Ally show car while also sharing the nuances of the car.
Photos: Alan Ashley – In Play! magazine