Danica Patrick Announces Move to NASCAR


 

In a news conference earlier today, Indy Car racer Danica Patrick officially announced that she will be joining the NASCAR circuit starting in 2012.

This decision today by Patrick is a big one considering she has become not only one of the more recognizable drivers on the circuit, but also one of the more recognizable athletes with her fame off the track as well.

NASCAR, which is already one of the bigger sports in America with popularity hopes that Patrick can give a new popularity growth to the sport having not only a female on the track, but also a recognizable face.

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About Steve Palmatier

My name is Stephen Palmatier. I'm from Quincy, Massachusetts. I graduated from North Park University in Chicago, Illinois in May of 2011 with a degree in Communications/Media Studies. I wrote for the sports section in my school paper this past year. I currently am volunteering for an internship at KICY Radio in Nome, Alaska! I have a deep passion about sports and I follow what is going on every day.
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