Race car female great, Danica Patrick, has shown everybody that being a woman hasn't slowed her down one bit, as she taken the 'Pole Position' at the Daytona 500, besting NASCAR legends like Jeff Gordon.

Patrick stands 5'-2", and is only 30-years-old, yet she continues to outshine many a man on the racetrack.
Winning her first IndyCar Series Race in 2008, has only fueled her ambition to top the best NASCAR drivers at the Daytona 500.

She's won respect from many top race car drivers in the world today. Here's the story: