Photo Credit: DanicaRacing.com
Written By: Katie Copple
What looked to be a promising day for the GoDaddy team turned in to a premature trip to the garage and eventually, the top of the hauler for a sad ride back to North Carolina.
As the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series took to the Tricky Triangle known as Pocono Raceway for the second time this season, the No.10 GoDaddy.com team comprised of Rookie Driver Danica Patrick and Crew Chief Tony Gibson were optimistic about their chances at a top-20 finish. Everything seemed to be going pretty smoothly, until everything came crashing down, literally.
Patrick was 18th and continuing to improve her position when she was involved in the multi-car accident just 50 laps shy of the finish. Travis Kvapil was on the outside of Patrick as they drove into turn two and while the two cars didn’t touch, it appeared the close racing between the two cars resulted in the air being taken off of the No. 10 Chevy, causing it to spin up the racetrack. The ...