Hey, almost forgot! NASCAR NRA 500 is April 13 night-race. Kyle Busch on Pole at Texas Motor Speedway, the track that signed the gun sponsorship. Oh, is that the wrong green / white car in the pic? Sorry.
As normal, natural, and expected as pigs save goats, Richard Petty NASCAR racecars are supposed to be Petty Blue, his iconic paint color from all those Championship years.
Think about it this way - We have NO CHOICE but for Danica to succeed. And it IS 'for the kids'. This line from a NY Times story says it all - "The young daughters of the veteran drivers Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson and Carl Edwards all wanted to meet Patrick."
First, prayers / best wishes for recovery to all the fans injured at the Daytona NASCAR Nationwide Cup race. And same for their families.
In 1949, the first season of what is now called the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series was held. Red Byron won two of his six starts to take the inaugural champoinship in a fresh-from-the-showroom Oldsmobile. Sixty years later, Jimmie Johnson won the 2009 edition of the same championship in a car that was in no way comparable…
The question to you all is simple - Does Danica deserve the accolades for her empowered stature in Motorsport?