Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 3/2/12
From: Jen Engel To: Bill Reiter, Reid Forgrave, Greg Couch, Jorge Mondaca Y'all ever wonder why, when we all travel to LA for FOX Sports reasons, I never rent a car, never offer to drive, never offer my assessments on the driving of any of y'all? It is best illustrated by this past weekend where -- in driving to Lawrence for Kansas-Missouri basketball -- I committed two unforgivable driving sins. I almost ran out of gas. And when I finally pulled into a gas station after a couple of very nerve-racking minutes, I had another problem. I had no idea how to open the gas tank. I searched the rental. I called my husband. I called my dad. I even tried to call Mazda. I finally asked the guy pumping gas next to me to help. Ten seconds later, it was open. "Women drivers," he giggled. I am a woman driver, in both the very literal and pejorative sense. And women like me are why people looked at Danica Patrick crossways when she started in what is now the IndyCar Series and again when sh...
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