With the recent divorce of Danica Patrick becoming official, speculation about who the first lady of NASCAR is dating has really taken off. Where’s her next move in her personal life going to be? Is the reason she got divorced because of the next guy? Is that guy fellow NASCAR Nationwide series rookie Ricky Stenhouse Jr.? He answered some questions about this stuff during the NASCAR media tour.
(Update: Chicago Sun-Times confirms that this relationship is for real, not rumors)
From The Sporting News:
“We’ve got a great relationship,” Stenhouse said. “Obviously that started when she first came into the sport. We were both going to rookie meetings. It’s been cool to work with her in the Nationwide Series.
“I felt like she could come to me for advice with the experience that I’ve had.”
Both Stenhouse and Patrick were among a group of NASCAR drivers who recently went to a Professional Bull Riders event in Winston-Salem, N.C., further sparking the rumors.
“A group of us went to the PBR...