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Danica Patrick: Daytona Nationwide Ride Announced

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Update: Patrick will pilot Turner Scott Motorsports' fourth entry in the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Daytona International Speedway, turnerscottmotorsports.com reports.

Recommendation: Patrick will reduce her schedule in the Nationwide Series this season, but she will compete in the season-opener at Daytona. Turner Scott Motorsports will put her in the No. 34 Chevrolet with familiar sponsor GoDaddy.com paying the bills. Now entering her third season of racing in this series, Patrick should have a good run in the DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona.

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