KIM KARDASHIAN LOVES NASCAR

Many Hollywood types keep their NASCAR passion to themselves. Last 
week one of NASCAR's most die-hard, rabid, dyed-in-the-wool fans, Kim Kardashian, outed herself. Kardashian's secret love affair with stock cars is the stuff of legend in Hollywood gossip circles. Last weekend, Kim squeezed into her typical Sunday afternoon attire (hot pink race suit) and courageously displayed her 
NASCAR fandom to the world.  You may think of her as self-obsessed celebutante, a portmanteau of  vapidn ...

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DANICA PATRICK’S HENDRICK, ROUSH RUMORS

Roush Fenway Racing and Hendrick Motorsports spent last weekend quashing rumors that they are bidding for Danica Patrick. One rumor that made the rounds online had Patrick replacing Dale Earnhardt Jr. at Hendrick. Given how much money Earnhardt generates, that one is hard to believe. Also, replacing the most popular driver in the sport can’t be an ideal situation for Patrick. Still, speculation abounds. The Florida Times-Union reports that Patrick could be the shot in the arm the sport ...

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DANICA PATRICK F1 RUMORS

While writers across the country continue to speculate as to whether or not Danica Patrick is going to NASCAR, it has been reported that the U.S.-based Formula One team, USF1, is considering Patrick for the 2010 Grand Prix series.Peter Windsor, sporting director for the USF1 team, which is based in Charlotte, suggests progress in fielding a team, even as the future of the sport remains up in the air.Windsor said, “We're getting near to the point where we start looking at drivers and Danica ...

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DANICA WATCH: NO DECISION UNTIL FALL

It looks as if we’ll have to wait until the end of this year’s IRL season in October for an announcement from Danica Patrick as to where and with whom she will drive next season. NASCAR still seems in the mix. But Patrick’s comments also suggest she will strongly consider remaining in the IRL.  Even though she has yet to climb into a stock car, Patrick appears to have a firm grasp on what surrounds the sport. “NASCAR has so many viewers and so many partners,& ...

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DANICA WATCH: FUN WITH MOOBS

Is she coming to NASCAR? Will she stay in the IRL? We promise to stay all over Danica Patrick until she makes her decision.Marco Andretti says Danica Patrick is not a good teammate. Following the race in Texas last weekend, Andretti accused Patrick of racing him too hard - for fifth place. “The toughest people out there passing me are my teammates, and I don’t get that,” Andretti said. “I think three of the four of us get what the camaraderie of Andretti Green Racing is.& ...

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DANICA WATCH: BOOST MOBILE COMMERCIAL UPSETS TRANSGENDER EMPLOYEE

Is she coming to NASCAR? Will she stay in the IRL? We promise to stay all over Danica Patrick until she makes her decision.The Boost Mobile commercial in which Danica Patrick’s Andretti Green pit crew dons tube tops, mini-skirts and stiletto heels has seriously ticked off one member of the transgender community. Activist/blogger Monica Helms claims that Patrick’s latest commercial not only makes others in the transgender world go “ballistic,” but may also encourage Ame ...

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DANICA WATCH: THIRD AT INDY 500

Is she coming to NASCAR? Will she stay in the IRL? We promise to stay all over Danica Patrick until she makes her decision. On Sunday Danica Patrick showed continued improvement as a driver by capturing a career-best third place at the Indianapolis 500. Patrick finished behind winner Helio Castroneves. She had a shot to overtake Castroneves and second-place finisher Dan Wheldon on a restart with 17 laps to go, but she could not get by the pair of former winners. Earlier in the race, Patrick c ...

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THREE POWERFUL WOMEN IN NASCAR

That's Racin' interviewed DeLana Harvick, Krissie Newman and Martin Truex Jr.'s girlfriend Sherry Pollex about the important role each plays in their man's life. The interviews featured some interesting revelations. DeLana Harvick, pictured above, wife of Kevin Harvick, and co-owner of Kevin Harvick Inc., wants it to be known that, in spite of her reputation, she is not a "hard-ass." Said DeLana, "I think people think I've got this reputation that I'm harsh and abrasive, which ...

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DANICA WATCH: MILKING IT

Is she coming to NASCAR? Will she stay in the IRL? We promise to stay all over Danica Patrick until she makes her decision. Freshly milk-mustached Danica Patrick talked about her modeling career this week, saying, “I’ve always seen, always noticed, always thought it was so cool and that maybe one day I’d get to do it.” Translation: Week by week, NASCAR seems safer from “D-Day.” Speaking of which, there is nothing new to report about her possibly m ...

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DANICA WATCH: GOT MILK?

Is she coming to NASCAR? Will she stay in the IRL? We promise to stay all over Danica Patrick until she makes her decision. In Indianapolis 500 qualifying, Danica Patrick currently sits in row four, 10th position, with a speed of 222.882 mph. While Patrick was qualifying, team owner Michael Andretti was overheard on the radio telling her to “use all the tools.” (No matter what the situation, when a man tells a woman, “…use all the tools,” it can’t sound an ...

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