ROOKIE GETS READY FOR DAYTONA DEBUT

  Most teens Joey Licata’s age see Daytona as a place to visit for Spring Break. Licata sees it in a whole different light. “I’m not nervous yet,” he said from a cell phone on the infield at Daytona International Speedway. “I probably won’t be until I get in the car and start waiting for the race to begin.” Licata, 19, is preparing to make his debut in the ARCA series Friday. But this debut is different from most. You see, Licata had never seen D ...

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CLASSIC ARCA DRIVER FLYING KICK FIGHT

 An oldie, but a goody, this happened at an ARCA race in 2006 at Toledo Speedway. Michael Simko is the guy who does the Chuck Norris impression, complete with flying kick. Don St. Denis is the guy who eventually punches back. You know things are out of control when Michael Waltrip is the voice of reason.Dog poops on field during minor-league baseball game (YouTube)Gang smuggles cocaine during South American truck rally (Fox Sports)Official April Fool's Day apology from Tiger Woods Eddie Gos ...

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DANICA FINALLY RACES

Putting all the hype aside, Danica Patrick climbed into her No. 7 GoDaddy.com Chevrolet on Saturday afternoon and made her stock car debut at Daytona International Speedway. Running the Lucas Oil Slick Mist 200 ARCA Series event, Patrick got firsthand experience running in the draft and banging fenders at over 190 mph. Starting 12th, Patrick took her time getting used to the difficulties of racing in the draft. She was aggressive at times, communicated well with crew chief Tony Eury Jr., saved a ...

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MILKA, DANICA ATTENDING ARCA TEST

Milka Duno will join Danica Patrick at the ARCA test in Daytona next week, thus ensuring it will be the hair pulling-est, cat fighting-est ARCA test of all time. Duno has never been behind the wheel of a stock car. I am sure the timing is entirely coincidental. Thank you, Milka, for any excuse to break out this classic.Duno will drive stock car for first time (AP) ...

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