sports

Notable women race car drivers

Published: Feb 24 2013 11:04:10 AM EST   Updated On: Mar 25 2014 10:13:20 AM EDT

Danica Patrick turned 32 today. Take a look at some of the other most notable women in the world of car racing.

Danica Patrick file photo
1 / 18
John Sommers II/Reuters

Danica Patrick turned 32 on Tuesday. She made racing history by becoming the first woman to win the pole position at the Daytona 500 in 2013, and was also the first woman  to win an IndyCar event with her Indy Japan 300 title in 2008. Take a look at some of the other most notable women in the world of car racing.

Flyers

Eagles



Advertisement
 
 
There are currently no severe weather alerts.
Advertisement
 

Local Sports Stories

Donaldson powers A's past Phillies

AP

Oakland needed a big hit in the 10th inning against Philadelphia. Fortunately for the Athletics, they had Josh Donaldson at the plate.

Eagles come back again, beat Redskins in Jackson's return

Eagles outgun Redskins in Jackson s return

The Eagles overcame a double-digit deficit for the third straight week en route to a 37-34 over the Redskins on Sunday in DeSean Jackson's return to Philadelphia.

HS RUNDOWN: Parkland, Becahi, Pius X stay unbeaten

HS RUNDOWN Parkland Becahi Pius X stay perfect

Parkland, Pius X, Bethlehem Catholic, and Stroudsburg all improved to 4-0 with blowout wins on Saturday.

NCAA RUNDOWN: Muhlenberg rolls again; Moravian, Kutztown fall

NCAA RUNDOWN Muhlenberg rolls again Moravian KU fall

Muhlenberg posted its third straight blowout win on Saturday, cruising to a 59-10 win at McDaniel.

Lehigh, Lafayette blow leads in road losses

NCAA

Lehigh and Lafayette both blew double-digit leads on Saturday en route to a pair of tough losses on the road.

View More