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Danica Patrick clocks 196.220 mph

Updated: February 16, 2013, 11:58 PM ET
By David Newton | ESPN.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Danica Patrick turned attention from her personal life to her driving Saturday.

The 30-year-old Stewart-Haas Racing driver topped the second Sprint Cup practice with a fast lap of 196.220 mph, raising the possibility of her becoming on Sunday the first female to win the pole for the Daytona 500 on Feb. 24.

Patrick's lap was eight-tenths of a second faster than Joey Logano's top lap of 195.410 mph in the morning session.

"I suppose being the fastest ...

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