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Danica Patrick intrigued by prospect of 16-driver Chase; Plus Other Notes From Sprint Media Tour

2013 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The notion of a 16-driver field in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and a possible "win-and-you're-in" format certainly got Danica Patrick's attention. And it crystallized the game plan of her crew chief, Tony Gibson. No, NASCAR hasn't announced the specifics of possible changes to the 10-race playoff format, but the unquenchable rumor – based in part on the sanctioning body's preliminary conversations with its stakeholders – is that major change is coming. Most of the speculation has centered around a 16-driver Chase, with race wins as the path to qualification for the playoff. "I think that the more drivers in it, the more opportunity," Patrick said Monday during the opening session of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Media ... FULL STORY »

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2013 NSCS Driver Danica Patrick - Photo Credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images
Danica Patrick intrigued by prospect of 16-driver Chase; Plus Other Notes From Sprint Media Tour
Posted 01.27.14
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The notion of a 16-driver field in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and a possible "win-and-you're-in" format certainly got Danica Patrick's attention. And it crystallized the game plan of her crew chief, Tony Gibson. No, NASCAR hasn't announced the specifics of possible changes to the 10-race ...FULL STORY »


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