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First Woman to Lead a Lap at Daytona International
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First Woman to Lead a Lap at Daytona International

February 2011

Patrick kicked off her second limited season in Nationwide with a bang, becoming the first woman to lead a lap in a NASCAR event at Daytona. She did so on Lap 30 of the 300-mile Nationwide race that preceded the Daytona 500. She went on to finish 14th, at the time her best finish in NASCAR.

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