Danica Patrick is returning to the Indy 500. Within the broadcast sales space.
The one girl to have ever gained an Indycar race can be working as an analyst alongside host Mike Tirico and contribute throughout the NBCUniversal platforms from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway through the month of Could, the community introduced on Wednesday.
Patrick, who retired from racing after the 2018 Indy 500, informed the Related Press that she began finding out for her new gig on the Indycar season opener in St. Petersburg, Fla., final weekend.
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“I assumed, ‘Oh my God, I’ve bought to know all of the names.’ I’ve bought to know who’s the man who has momentum and who would not,” she mentioned. “I must respect the occasion and the place that I am in. It is so vital for me to be updated on every part.”
Patrick’s earlier expertise as an on-air analyst is proscribed to 3 appearances on Fox Sports activities throughout Xfinity Collection inventory automotive races.
Patrick posted the information on Instagram, telling her followers “I’m coming dwelling, once more…and I can’t wait!”
Since her retirement, she’s been specializing in selling her Warrior by Danica health clothes line and Sominium vineyard. In January, she bought the one automotive she owned, a 2004 Lamborghini Gallardo that she mentioned she hadn’t pushed for years, for $122,000.