Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 9/22/14
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In her first full season on the Sprint Cup circuit, Danica Patrick has gone pedal to the metal for thousands of miles, trying to prove she's like one of the boys behind the wheel. Turns out she's a lot more like than the boys than we thought. NASCAR's golden girl will co-host the American Country Awards with country star Trace Adkins live on FOX on Dec. 10. The show will take place at the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas. And her boss is ready! Coolest offseason plans? @DanicaPatrick will host the @ACAINSIDER Awards with @TraceAdkins : http://t.co/Q4CuyQZ7mi pic.twitter.com/L1oQ7eKsTb -- NASCAR (@NASCAR) September 18, 2013 In stock-car racing, Patrick has found plenty of mentors in the form of drivers like Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Tony Stewart, the owner of her current team. And the same will hold true on the awards circuit. While this will be her first time headlining the ACAs, Adkins has overseen the show since it began four years ago. Last year, his sidekick was Broadway star ...
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