CTL on Danica Patrick at Daytona
Mon, 18 Feb 2013|
Chicago Tribune Live looks at Danica Patrick winning pole position at Daytona - 2/18
Danica Patrick made some history over the weekend at Daytona. The first women to win the pole position for any NASCAR Sprint Cup event with her turn of 196. Point four miles per hour and her -- that was about. Two tenths of a second faster then it Jeff Gordon -- some history made. Dan I know he'll be down the count by an Indianapolis but because of this you're going to carve your time not to be in front of the television the Daytona 500 -- won't -- What's -- Daytona 500 again and I let it. Everything but we did that does this -- if you didn't have time available like this I should've ratings between the Indianapolis come by scouting. -- -- -- now on I'll bet better yard drive that after the big draw -- well maybe maybe Alabama Florida flawlessly. The I don't know Andrew -- had a tremendous accomplishment that's nothing to dismiss Amaechi has now. Made her presence felt. IndyCar the Indianapolis 500 and at Daytona and it is a tremendous accomplishment. For you know for young driver man or woman the fact she's a woman in this sport. It's you you have to give -- -- two of two minutes Lotta credit because she does so in in -- -- just constantly scrutinized. -- the pressure on her. It's still she hasn't won enough races. Everyone agrees are mentally she's probably resented within the industry I'm sure totally result I mean it's she's she's a real pioneer as popular issued outside of -- the old and that's one of the reasons this is still there's still a lot of -- -- -- lot of jealousy. Good old boy network and their all the all the little boy all the experts are already saying that. Yeah it is a great accomplishment but you've got an open he's not gonna have 4243 driver how -- reason. They -- Jays to win something I mean she just doesn't win enough I mean to me -- if she is she I understand why people. Are annoyed by -- good -- at all -- right let me tell you what I was just trying to -- won the last time should tell me this -- what would you be talking about the Daytona 500 in Chicago on a Monday evening I would ever get an accurate yeah. Okay how so I mean the what she does for that sport can't be. You know diminished its no big deal. It's a big deal but she's got to win some are humorous and watching it on Sunday now -- know now I've. I am not -- I'm strangely intrigues us.