Tag: Indy Racing

Aug 04

Meet Indy Race Car Driver Danica Patrick

Danica Patrick

One of the most recognizable faces in the Indy racing circuit in the past years is none other than Danica Patrick.  The 29-year old American race car driver is the  first woman to win an Indy car race after winning the Indy Japan 300 in 2008.  In the 2009 Indianapolis 500, Danica Patrick achieved a personal best and placed 3rd — the highest finish by a female in the event’s history.  She finally began racing in the NASCAR Nationwide Series  in 2010 driving the #7 GoDaddy.com, Chevrolet/Impala for JR Motorsports.  She currently drives the #7 GoDaddy.com, Honda/Dallara for Andretti Autosport.  In March 2011, she achieved a best career finish of 4th in series at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, earning another milestone as the best ever by a woman in a NASCAR top circuit.

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