Just in time for the holidays, Sega is releasing Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed Bonus Edition, which is your standard go-kart racing game with a couple of twists. One of those twists is that the fastest female race car driver, Danica Patrick has joined the character roster. Danica, by the way, just finished her first season in NASCAR ending 10th in the Nationwide Series points
The 54th running of the Daytona 500 kicks off the 2012 Sprint Cup series and the start of a new season of stock-car racing. Forty-three of the top drivers in the world will compete in “The Great American Race,” NASCAR’s biggest, richest and most prestigious event. While the Daytona 500 is a huge motor racing event on its own, it is made even larger this
Weeks ago it leaked that Danica Patrick, arguably the best-known racer in motorsports, would jump from IndyCar to NASCAR full-time beginning with the 2012 season. Today, in a live teleconference, Patrick confirmed the badly kept secret. Not surprisingly, GoDaddy will continue to be her sponsor. Dressed in her signature leather-jumpsuit and high heels from the GoDaddy commercials, Patrick was joined by company CEO Bob Parsons when she
The first lady of car racing has proven time and again she can hang with the boys. Danica Patrick, as fiesty as she is petite, is probably the best known professional female racer in the world. Named IndyCar Rookie of the Year in 2005, after becoming the first woman to lead the Indy 500, she was also voted the Most Popular Driver title for five
Megan Reitenour made the annals of racing history last weekend. She became the first women to win a feature race at the Tri-County Motor Speedway, winning the Firecracker 150. AskPatty.com chatted with Reitenour about her racing legacy and what’s next for the 19-year-old phenom. Did racing come naturally to you since you’re from a third generation racing family? Racing pretty much comes naturally to me.
Professional barrel racer Tana Poppino together with three women race car drivers will join 500 girl scouts at the Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, MO on October 1st during a unique event being planned as part of a NASCAR race weekend at the track. Tana, plus drivers Alli Owens, Tiffany Daniels and Johanna Long will participate in this event which is intended to provide the
Martinsville, VA, March 29, 2008 – This past weekend Chrissy Wallace made her debut in the NASCAR Craftsman truck series. Facing 35 other experienced drivers could have proved overwhelming, but Miss Wallace was able to handle herself with confidence and composure to post a solid top 20 result, finishing on the lead lap. For more on Chrissy Wallace and her racing career: http://www.chrissywallaceracing.com/
March 31, 2008 – Tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams, Detroit Shock forward Cheryl Ford, and race car driver Danica Patrick all have trophy cases filled with championship paraphenalia. But on Saturday, March 29, only Danica added a Favorite Female Athlete trophy as part of the 2008 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards (otherwise known as KCA). She joined Johnny Depp, Jessica Alba, Miley Cyrus, Tony Hawk,
As a teenager with braces on her teeth and rubber bands tying back her blonde hair, Chrissy Wallace told all the boys she one day would be a NASCAR driver. One day is now. The 20-year-old Wallace, a daughter and niece in the popular Wallace family of racers, is set to make her NASCAR debut March 29 in the Craftsman Truck Series Kroger 250 at
With her drive, determination, and dream, Deborah Renshaw has the distinction of being the highest ranked female NASCAR driver. Find out more about this Kentucky native and what makes her Pretty Tough! How did you get started racing? What age? I got started racing by being around the race track at a young age. My father owned a local late model team in Nashville, TN.