The 2016 season welcomed the return of the 2015 Silver Sweep design, marking its second consecutive year serving as the primary livery on Jimmie Johnson's Lowe's No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet SS. 2016 also marked the return of Jimmie Johnson's signature neon yellow numbers sported on the roof and door panels, the bright color is an ode back to the 2000s. In this 2016 season, special paint scheme liveries included Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
which ran at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California, Lowe's Red Vest
(employee recognition program) which made its appearance at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Lowe's Throwback
commemorating NASCAR legends Dale Earnhardt and David Pearson, which ran at the infamous Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC. The 10th annual Jimmie Johnson Foundation paint scheme also debuted at Watkins Glen International adorned with its celebratory silver and ribbon-like bands colored in an array of bright blues [See this No. 48 livery in Jimme Johnson Foundation Case Studies (coming soon)].
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