Originally written on Rubbings Racing  |  Last updated 2/17/13

KANSAS CITY, KS - APRIL 25: Danica Patrick driver of the #7 Motorola Andretti green Racing Dallara Honda during practice for the IRL IndyCar Series Road Runner Turbo Indy 300 on April 25, 2009 at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
Photo Credit: Credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images By: Katie Copple – Follow on Twitter @Katie_Copple History has been made and NASCAR has been brought into the national limelight as Danica Patrick clinches the Pole position for the 55th running of the Daytona 500. As Daytona Speedweeks kicked off with NASCAR Media Day on Valentine’s Day, it was no secret that Danica was going to be in most of the headlines as the 2013 season kicked off. NASCAR Media Day started with Danica Patrick. A full forty five minutes before she was slated to speak, journalists of all mediums were lined up around her GoDaddy director’s chair. The first dozen or so questions that were thrown her way had nothing to do with racing, but her personal life instead. A good portion of the interviews she did on Media Day had to do with her new beau, fellow Rookie of the Year Contender Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Patrick and Stenhouse announced a few weeks ago that they were in fact dating but that it wouldn’t affect their Spri...
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