Patrick became the first woman to secure the top qualifying spot in NASCAR’s second-tier series since Shawna Robinson at Atlanta on March 12, 1994.
Trevor Bayne earned his first career NASCAR Nationwide victory after he passed dominating teammate Carl Edwards following a tremendous restart with seven laps remaining Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway
Danica Patrick will pay tribute to the memory of two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Dan Wheldon with a special paint scheme on the hood of her NASCAR Nationwide Series car at Texas.
Carl Edwards escaped a crash and won his second consecutive Nationwide race at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night.
NASCAR is expected to change its rules on how many championships a driver can compete for among the three national touring series