Danica relishes life as a role model

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Danica Patrick, of the number 10 car, speaks with crew members...

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Danica Patrick, of the number 10 car, speaks with crew members before entering her car to qualify for the Daytona 500, at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, February 17, 2013. REUTERS/Brian Blanco (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT MOTORSPORT)

Dean McNulty, QMI Agency

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Danica Patrick, one of the most recognizable faces in all of racing, took part in a question and answer session in her NASCAR Sprint Cup hauler at Michigan International Speedway on Friday with our Dean McNulty.

How important is it to you, whether you like it or not, that you are a role model for a whole generation of little girls who now think it is possible for them to be a big-time race-car driver?


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