DANICA’S FIRST RACE

In case you were wondering, "When is Danica's first race?", Danica Patrick made it official this morning, announcing that she will run her first Nationwide race on Feb. 20 at Auto Club Speedway. Patrick also will run the Feb. 6 ARCA opener at Daytona, but does ARCA really count? (Joke! It's a great series.) Patrick is skipping the Nationwide race in Daytona (which is filled with Cup regulars) for fear of complete and utter annihilation. Patrick to make NASCAR debut at California (AP ...

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WHEN IS DANICA’S FIRST RACE?

Danica Patrick reportedly will make her NASCAR Nationwide Series debut wearing only a GoDaddy.com bikini at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., on Feb. 20 at the Stater Bros. 300. The Los Angeles Daily News says it got the information from "informed sources" - as opposed to the other kind. Fontana is a good choice for Patrick's first race. It is not the most challenging track on the circuit. It is close to Patrick's home in Phoenix. And it is located on the fringe of the country's s ...

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