Danica Patrick has been making headlines in NASCAR for years as the driver behind the signature GoDaddy.com race car but Richard Petty, also known as the “King of NASCAR” said that Danica has no chance of winning in her second season behind the wheel, according to CBS Sports. Many critics are claiming Richard’s comments were sexist, while others believe they were just informed observations from a seasoned veteran of the sport.
We were so excited when we first heard the news that country star Trace Adkins would co-host this years ACAs with none other than NASCAR driver extraordinare, Danica Patrick, and after watching the Dec. 10 show broadcast live from Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, we can officially say our excitement was well warranted! They rocked it!
The 2013 American Country Awards aired Dec. 10 on Fox, bringing together some of the biggest names in country music for (yet another) celebration of all-American tunes. The ceremony, hosted by Trace Adkins and Danica Patrick, honored the best and brightest in country music — though not everyone went home a winner.
Danica Patrick may have slammed into the back of defending Sprint Cup champion Brad Keselowski’s vehicle during the Coca-Cola 600 on May 26, but according to a report, her boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr. may be the perpetrator.
NASCAR star and GoDaddy spokesperson Danica Patrick announced on her Facebook page that she was splitting from Paul Hospenthal on Nov. 20. However, the couple filed for the divorce on Jan. 3 in the Superior Court of Arizona in Maricopa County. Now, three months later, the divorce is finalized, ESPN reports.
Danica Patrick made headlines at the Daytona 500 at the start of Nascar’s 2013 Sprint Cup season, as not only did she win the pole, she also topped the speed charts! On Feb. 17, Danica made history when she became the first ever woman to win the pole of the Daytona 500, at Daytona Beach, Fl. You go girl!
Danica Patrick is widely known as IndyCar’s hottest — and one of few — female drivers. For months, she has been hinting at taking her talents to NASCAR, and sources report she will finally be competing in the world’s greatest auto racing series.