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Patrick started her NASCAR Sprint Cup debut in 29th position at the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb. UPDATE 02/27/2012: For the first time in 54 years, the Daytona 500 has been postponed due to some scattered showers that moved in around race time.The race was supposed to be moved to today at noon, but the weatherman put a stop to that as well.

"The last American who had success in Europe was Mario Andretti — and that was in my day! Lauda, however, wasn’t closing the door on a female driver racing in Formula One, saying that they should get a chance if they have the kind of skills to allow them to be successful in the series.Both Danica and her 25-year-old boyfriend are rookies in this year’s Sprint Cup Championship.This means that they will not only race against one another, but they will also be competing for the Sprint Cup “Rookie of the Year” award.Team owner Tony Stewart talks to Danica Patrick, driver of the #10 Nature's Bakery Chevrolet, in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 8, 2016 in Fort Worth, Texas.NASCAR driver, Danica Patrick, has been in the headlines recently for becoming the first woman to secure pole position in NASCAR Sprint Cup history.That’s a pretty significant jump in starting slots, so our hats go off to her.

Additionally, Patrick became the first Sprint Cup rookie driver to win the pole at the Daytona 500 since Jimmie Johnson accomplished the task back in the 2002 season.

Wrist and hand injuries are very common in NASCAR when a driver crashes while tightly gripping the wheel.

Despite the crash, Patrick still finished in 16th position.

If for nothing else, having a female on the F1 grid will boost the sport’s popularity exponentially.

Lauda was even quoted by the Bild daily saying that "if we could get a woman into the top six, you would immediately have twice as many fans in front of the TV".

Patrick finally chose to disclose the details of the relationship to the press, so that the couple could “be open about their relationship.” In the process, she officially broke the hearts of many of her male fans – our words, not hers.