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Simona De Silvestro: Rookie No More

  Courtesy of AutomobileMag.com Decades from now, when some clever doctoral candidate writes his or, more likely, her dissertation about the history of women in sports, [...]

When Will Women Break into Sprint Cup?

Courtsey of www.Tennessean.com In a sport that continues to grow, auto racing also has seen an increase in female drivers. But the sport has yet to [...]

Simona de Silvestro named Indy 500 Rookie of Year

Courtsey of InRacingNews.com SPEEDWAY, Ind. — Simona de Silvestro was named the 2010 Indianapolis 500 Chase Rookie of the Year Monday as part of the annual [...]

Four women, set to contend in 2010 Indianapolis 500, none for Coca Cola 600

Danica Patrick could do no wrong in her 2005 debut in the Indianapolis 500. Her every lap was chronicled as if it bore the historical significance of [...]

Simona De Silvestro talks about being a Rookie

“The Danica question happens pretty often,” IZOD IndyCar Series rookie Simona De Silvestro admitted. “I always get the same question asking me to compare myself and [...]

Making History, 5 Ladies set to qualify for Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – For the first time in the 93-year history of the Indianapolis 500, five females will hit the bricks when the Indianapolis Motor Speedway [...]