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Pedley: Danica Earning Her Respect
Friday, 19 Feb, 2010 – 8:29 | One Comment
Pedley: Danica Earning Her Respect

I don’t know Danica Patrick very well at all. I’ve interviewed her a couple of times and have been in on a dozen, maybe 20, group interviews with her. I have interviewed friends and family, …

Stewart Following The Path Of Earnhardt Sr.
Saturday, 13 Feb, 2010 – 19:05 | Comments Off on Stewart Following The Path Of Earnhardt Sr.
Stewart Following The Path Of Earnhardt Sr.

By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Daytona Beach, Fla. – Shades of the late, great Dale Earnhardt.
Tony Stewart knows how to win everything at Daytona International Speedway except the big one – the Daytona 500.
Smoke did …

Harris: Danica Learns Hard Lessons
Saturday, 13 Feb, 2010 – 17:16 | One Comment
Harris: Danica Learns Hard Lessons

Daytona Beach, Fla. – Danica Patrick seems to have as many detractors as fans, and her NASCAR debut in Saturday’s Drive4COPD 300 Nationwide Series race gave both plenty of fodder.
On the minus side, the diminutive …

Minter: Money Decides Nationwide Field
Saturday, 13 Feb, 2010 – 12:15 | 2 Comments
Minter: Money Decides Nationwide Field

Daytona Beach, Fla. – Qualifying procedures at Daytona International Speedway can be confusing for sure. The line-up for the Daytona 500 is set by a combination of qualifying results, the finishing order of the 150-mile …

Stock Car Racing A Three-Letter Word For Danica
Thursday, 11 Feb, 2010 – 14:54 | One Comment
Stock Car Racing A Three-Letter Word For Danica

By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Daytona Beach, Fla. – As the stock car learning process continues for Danica Patrick, the one word that keeps popping out of her mouth is “fun.’’
“I’m still having fun now,’’ …

Danica’s NASCAR Education Begins In Daytona
Wednesday, 10 Feb, 2010 – 18:44 | Comments Off on Danica’s NASCAR Education Begins In Daytona
Danica’s NASCAR Education Begins In Daytona

By Mike Harris | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Daytona Beach, Fla. – The stock car education of Danica Patrick reached a new level Wednesday in the first NASCAR Nationwide Series practice of the 2010 season.
It didn’t take Patrick …

Ashley Has Some Advice For Danica
Wednesday, 10 Feb, 2010 – 9:54 | One Comment
Ashley Has Some Advice For Danica

All eyes will be on Danica Patrick again today, when the open-wheel star is scheduled to turn her first NASCAR Nationwide Series practice laps at Daytona International Speedway.
Patrick’s stock car learning curve on the high-banked, …

Woody: Surprise! Danica Can Drive
Tuesday, 9 Feb, 2010 – 8:12 | 3 Comments
Woody: Surprise! Danica Can Drive

Have you heard the news? Danica Patrick knows how to drive.
And this just in: Danica also can draw a crowd.
Judging from the reaction of some of the TV commentators and sports columnists during/following Patrick’s stock …

Decision Made: Danica In Nationwide Race
Monday, 8 Feb, 2010 – 8:40 | Comments Off on Decision Made: Danica In Nationwide Race
Decision Made: Danica In Nationwide Race

Danica Patrick will make her NASCAR Nationwide Series debut in the No. 7 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet this Saturday at Daytona International Speedway, JR Motorsports general manager Kelley Earnhardt announced today.
Patrick, Earnhardt, and team officials convened Sunday …

Pedley: Did Patrick Make the Grade?
Sunday, 7 Feb, 2010 – 10:52 | 16 Comments
Pedley: Did Patrick Make the Grade?

It’s report card day for Danica Patrick.
She has put in her first weekend of stock car racing, the smoke (literal and figurative) has cleared and it’s time to send her home to her people with …