NASCAR media day was on Valentine's Day with two of the sport's highest-profile drivers, Danica Patrick and Ricky Stenhouse Jr., answering questions about their recently announced relationship. Perhaps the questions were exactly what Patrick needed to take some of the media spotlight off her continued quest to win her first race. The 30-year-old with seven Nationwide top-10s to her name will look to come out at the end of the season with her relationship intact and a first-place trophy on her mantel. Will she succeed at both?
Will it last?
It's not uncommon for two athletes in the same sport to be dating, but competing against each other in the same event is.