Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 11/8/14
credit: getty images Sooner or later Ricky Stenhouse Jr and Danica Patrick were going to find each other on the track. The word find is meant to be read wreck and on Sunday during the longest race of the NASCAR season that event happened. Much attention has been paid to the fact that Stenhouse and Patrick are dating. Too much attention in fact. Two cars which were largely uncompetitive on the day made headlines and it had nothing to do with the former series champion that saw his night end due to the incident. Some could say they ran out of race track. Others believe that rookies should just get out of the way. With 64 laps remaining in the Coca-Cola 600 the No. 17 car driven by Stenhouse slid into the side of Patrick’s car pushing her up the track slightly. Brad Keselowski who was racing along side the two was clipped sending his car and Patricks into the wall. Replays show that Patrick had little place to go and later Keselowski took the blame for the accident “I just cut Danica ...
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