• Sep 8, 2009
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The rumors were apparently true. According to ESPN, IndyCar driver – and, without a doubt our favorite Go Daddy spokesmodel – Danica Patrick will "all but certainly" take part in NASCAR racing next year. It seems Patrick will be limiting her exposure to the Nationwide Series and Truck series and will continue to race the full IndyCar schedule for Andretti Green Racing.

If ESPN's sources are accurate, Danica will join Stewart Haas Racing and partner up with Tony Stewart, who will serve as her mentor in the sport. Stewart enjoyed a successful career in open wheel racing before switching to stock cars. As you might expect, the top female driver here in the States shouldn't have an issue with sponsorship money and the move could provide just the ratings boost NASCAR sorely needs.



[Source: ESPN]


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      • 5 Years Ago
      She will fit right in in NASCAR with all of those whiney losers. It is pretty obvious she can't compete in F1, so now we can watch her crack up a bunch of closed wheel cars. Physically she is maybe a 8 from the neck down, 6 from the neck up, and a 0 in personality. Averaged out that is a 4.667, sounds about right to me. Too bad there is no female driving league where all of these women can go suck, like they do in LPGA, and WNBA.
        • 5 Years Ago
        That was freaking un-called for dude. Your right, but you shouldn't have said that!!!!
      • 5 Years Ago
      Well done Tony S, finding a nice way to inject money into your new racing team...it is all about keeping your name on the front page to make the sponsors happy. Plus Tony wins by bringing a women into a male dominated sport even if she fails. If she wrecks either of the Busch brothers all the better. Girls getting wrecked by a girl...cat fight..ratings.

      Well played.
      • 5 Years Ago
      They should put some sponsor stickers on her boobs. They may be small but we'll look anyway.
        • 5 Years Ago
        Boobs.







        That is all.
        • 5 Years Ago
        Nothing that big boobs couldn't fix anyway lol
        • 5 Years Ago
        Man, this went to 0 to boobs in no time. Everyone needs to relax!
        • 5 Years Ago
        A couple of Shell logos would look nice...
        • 5 Years Ago
        Ain't nothing wrong with small boobs.
      • 5 Years Ago
      I thought kyle busch was out 1st gal in nascar ? he sure acts like one ! and danica is a solid 9 in my book just for her job alone, driving ! besides i heard shes a real double clutcher in the bedroom also !
      • 5 Years Ago
      Well she can be any worst than some of the washed up talent that currently runs in the Truck Series... Yes I said WASHED UP. Benson can't get a Cup ride, the last of the Bodine's can't get a regular Cup ride, even if German Racing has a Cup Car...Skinner failed as a Cup Driver for a Top Team.

      Now if she can't beat those guys in a SHR Truck (Chevy of course) crewed by I'm sure some top flight people, how good is she???

      • 5 Years Ago
      Maybe if she spent more time working on her racing skills rather than makeup and bikini pics she would actually win races.
        • 5 Years Ago
        Good guess, but I doubt anything would help.

        Really hoping and praying she goes to NASCAB. Because I don't watch it.
        • 5 Years Ago
        Well I don't watch NASCAR so I'm perfectly OK with her working on bikini pics instead.
      • 5 Years Ago
      If she is committed to a full Indycar schedule in 2010 it's difficult to see how she can run anthing like a full Nationwide schedule + some trucks. When you see a driver try to straddle series like this it alm,ost always means they are not at all sure they want to make the switch.
      • 5 Years Ago

      see I told ya . . . she IS a woman !
        • 5 Years Ago
        fem-bot baby, yeah!
      • 5 Years Ago
      Mmm Danica :)
      • 5 Years Ago
      I hope she drives better than my wife.
      • 5 Years Ago
      Will she be wearing a bikini while driving?

      • 5 Years Ago
      This should be entertaining. Now if Tony teaches her in the ways of the old Tony Stewart, it will be more entertaining.

      Good move financially by Stewart, as Patrick will bring along advertising money. No doubt by the end of the year she'll show up in a few Nascar sprint whatever cup races, like how some drivers only do the road courses.
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