Found 28 days ago on
Sports Blog Talk:
Danica Patrick has been the unquestioned sex and glitz in auto racing for many years. But will former Baywatch Babe and Playboy centerfold Pamela Anderson challenge Patrick for the crown? Anderson has become part owner of a racing team that is competing in the fledgling FIA GT Series. The Race Alliance team will compete in the final three races of the 2013 season. This isn’t the first venture into auto sports for Anderson. In March 2012 she was involved with the Downforce1 European Le Mans teams. At that time she said on the team’s website, “”Fast cars and fast women go together. Here we are surrounded by men, I love it.” But evidently the FIA GT Series isn’t the ultimate goal. A spokesman for Race Alliance told Autosport.com, “The plan is to contest the full FIA GT Series next year, as well as the Nurburgring 24 Hours, and then look to NASCAR after that.” Pamela Anderson vying with Danica Patrick for all the NASCAR attention and publicity. How about a wet T-shirt contest betw...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
With the second half of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series going, rookies like Danica Patrick are seeing tracks for the second time this season. And knowledge gained from the first race of 2013 can pay off in the second race.
We saw that with Patrick two weeks ago at Pocono when she made her second start at the 2.5-mile triangle. She was more aggressive on restarts, knew the track better...
Danica Patrick weaved her way through two late-race accidents and finished a respectable 20th in the 355k at The Glen NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday at Watkins Glen (N.Y.) International.
Patrick, driver of the No. 10 GoDaddy Chevrolet for Stewart-Haas Racing (SHR), was making her 32nd career Sprint Cup Series start and her first at Watkins Glen.
“I think at the end of the...
There is no replacement for experience.
Given that NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams are limited to just four two-day tests per year at tracks where the Series competes, the more practice, qualifying and race experience drivers can get, the more knowledgeable they become.
Especially the rookies.
With the second half of the Sprint Cup Series season in full swing, rookies like Danica...
Photo Credit: DanicaRacing.com
August 15, 2013
When Danica Patrick took to the track in upstate New York last weekend in her No.10 GoDaddy.com Chevy, there was a little more on her mind than just turning right.
Just a few days before the Sprint Cup Series hit the track for their final road course race of the season, Patrick’s teammate and owner Tony Stewart broke both bones in...
PEAK® Motor Oil & Antifreeze and Michael Waltrip Racing (MWR) are proud to announce Patrick Staropolias the winner of the PEAK Stock Car Dream Challenge. Staropoli was unveiled as the ultimate winner on an exclusive segment that premiered on the cable television network SPEED on August 11. The PEAK Stock Car Dream Challenge started with over 700 entrants all vying to become...