Danica Patrick Net Worth
Who is Danica Patrick?
Danica Sue Patrick is a famous professional racing driver from America. She is considered to be the most successful as a woman in the total history of “American Open-Wheel Racing”. In 2008, she won the “Indy Japan 300” as the only woman in the “IndyCar Series Race”. Danica Patrick is known as the pioneer for female in the motorsports. This celebrity sportsperson was born on 25th March 1982. She is the rule-breaker in a mostly male-dominated field. She became the iconic model for many women who are really interested in this sports field and they have now taken up a bright career in this auto racing.
Danica Patrick Net Worth:
According to the celebrity news, Danica Patrick won a net worth of $60 million as of now. Being the most successful female racer in the auto sports history, Patrick has earned huge money in her career. She made history in different races as a female driver. Mainly, motor racing has made her millionaire within this short time. Patrick has also shined on the television as a host. She became the host on the Spike TV for a program. She also worked as a cover model in “Sports Illustrated”. The famous auto racing woman is a famous author too. In the year of 2006, she published her autobiography – “Danica: Crossing the Line”. She made lots of money from the selling of her book and from the royalties.
Danica Patrick Life History:
Danica Patrick was born in Beloit, Wisconsin. Beverly Ann and Terry Joseph Patrick Jr. are the parents of Danica Patrick. She is the elder one between their two children. Danica Patrick was grown in the neighborhood of Roscoe, Illinois. She attended the Hononegah Community High School. There in 1996, she became a cheerleader. She also worked as a babysitter before she started her racing career. Patrick has begun go-kart racing in Brodhead, Wisconsin at Sugar River Raceway. Patrick met an accident on her debut race but she recovered from it and finished second in her second race. She dropped out from high school in 1998 to obtain her racing career.
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Danica Patrick moved to England and took part in the races including Formula Ford and Formula Vauxhall. In 1999, she grabbed the 9th position in the British Formula Vauxhall Championship. In 2004, Patrick got included in the IndyCar Series for their 2005 resources. On her debut race, she met an accident and got hospitalized. On the fourth race, she came 4th which was the best for her. She also came fourth in the Indianapolis 500 race. In 2002, she took the 1st pole position and became the second woman in the history of IndyCar Series when she achieved the feat. Patrick also took 2 more pole positions and matched the record of Tomas Schechter having the maximum pole position in a season. During 2012-2014 Patrick switched to the sprint car racing.
Danica Patrick Political/Business Affiliation:
Not only is a successful racer, Danica Patrick is also a famous TV personality. She has hosted a number of shows including “PowerBlock”. In 2005, she also got featured in a documentary film named “Girl Racers”. She performed in a music video of Jay-Z’s song “Show Me What You Got” in the year of 2006.