Before Danica Patrick, there was Janet Guthrie : Happy 76th birthday to a racing pioneer
Hard to believe, perhaps, but today is Janet Guthrie 's 76th birthday. While Danica Patrick makes millions of dollars racing today and NASCAR has an established diversity program
Photos: Female open-wheel racers through the years
From Maria Teresa de Filippis and Janet Guthrie to Danica Patrick and Susie Wolff, these female drivers have shown that open-wheel racing is not just a boy's sport.
Last Lap: Pit Road Drama, Junior's Superstitions & The MWR Girls Put A Spring In Our Step
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