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NASCAR Sprint Cup rookie Danica Patrick will start from pole position in Sunday’s 55th running of the Daytona 500. Her boyfriend and fellow Sprint Cup rookie Ricky Stenhouse Jr., starts in the 12th position. Patrick told MensHealth.com that dating a competitor is a bad idea, but she just couldn’t help herself.
“Well, I don’t think I thought it was a good idea, Patrick said. “There was nothing I could do about it. You can’t tell your heart who to like and not like. It just happened.”
The Danica Patrick Ricky Stenhouse Jr (we don’t have a Bennifer or TomKat like couple name for them yet) relationship could experience some tension on the track. Not just because of where one of the two finishes, but what if one of them were to win rookie of the year?
Not since 2006, when Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup regulars Denny Hamlin, Clint Bowyer and Martin Truex Jr. battled for the Rookie of the Year Award, has there been this much attention focused on the rookie title. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ti...
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DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. -- Danica Patrick didnt get the finish she was looking for, but at least this year she finished the Daytona 500 and made history in the process.
After becoming the first woman to win a pole in the Sprint Cup Series let alone the Great American Race Patrick was competitive throughout the entire race and appeared destined to finish third before the field was...
Danica Patrick and crew chief Tony Gibson learned what they needed to learn, then played it safe and finished 17th in their Budweiser Duel qualifying race Thursday at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway.
The Budweiser Duel consists of twin qualifying races that set the 43-car field for the season-opening Daytona 500, but Patrick was already locked into the Great American Race....
Stenhouse in the Daytona 500
-In 2012, Stenhouse started 21st in his first Daytona 500 and finished a respectable 20th place in his debut.
-With a 12th-place qualifying effort, Stenhouse will start sixth in the second Duel at Daytona, on Thursday, February 21st.
Stenhouse at Daytona:
-Stenhouse has six Nationwide career starts, earning two top-five and three top-10 finishes...
Happy Daytona 500 weekend. In honor of the Great American Race we give you our greatest hits of Danica Patrick. She’s one of the highest earning female athletes in the world, and quite possibly the most searched for female athletes on the internet. She’s a huge brand and quickly becoming the face of NASCAR.
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Danica Wins Daytona 500 Pole; Patrick’s Time Comes To Question By Weight
While I was abit surprised to hear that Danica Patrick won the pole for Sunday’s Daytona 500, I...
Danica Patrick is carrying a lot of labels this week.
Danica Patrick finished eighth in the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, earning the highest finishing position ever for a woman in the “Great American Race.”
The previous best finish for a woman in the Daytona 500 was 11th by Janet Guthrie in 1980.
Patrick, driver of the No. 10 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet SS for Stewart-Haas...
With Danica Patrick starting from the pole, the Daytona 500's
preliminary television ratings are much higher than last
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Danica Patrick and two-time NASCAR Nationwide Series champ Ricky Stenhouse Jr. have no problem getting cozy in front of NASCAR nation.
Before yesterday's NASCAR Nationwide practice for the DRIVE4COPD 300, Stenhouse Jr. and Patrick shared an intimate moment in her garage.
Patrick will race the #34 in Saturday's Nationwide race, and the #10 in...
Danica Patrick will lead the field of 43 of the best drivers in the world to the green flag of the Great American Race on Sunday. She looks to be the first women to win a Nascar Series race let alone the Daytona 500. After Thursday’s Budweiser Duels the field is set and here it is.
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Tony Stewart, driver of the #14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobil 1 Chevrolet, met with media and discussed his outlook for the Daytona 500, his charity involvement, new sponsorship for three races, Danica Patrick, and more.
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“We talked during the Media Tour about having nine races left to sell and we’re proud to announce this week that we’ve got three of those sold to...
Fueled by a contending Danica Patrick, the Daytona 500 returned to form in the television ratings Sunday afternoon. Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Daytona 500 earned a 10.0 overnight rating on FOX, up 30 from last [...]
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – As teams make final preparations to start the 2013 race season, NASCAR announced today the lineup of 2013 Contingency Program sponsors for all three national series.
Not since 2006, when Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup regulars Denny Hamlin, Clint Bowyer and Martin Truex Jr. battled for the Sunoco Rookie of the Year Award, has there been this much attention...
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Danica Patrick won the pole for Sunday’s Daytona 500 from Daytona with a time of 45.817 seconds. Jeff Gordon, Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch, and Greg Biffle round out the top five starting positions. The drivers who did not make the event are Brian Keselowski and Mike Bliss. The event will be live on FOX at 1 PM EST.