Danica Patrick’s spokesman said on Monday that her and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. have chosen to end their relationship.
What was once a NASCAR’s most romantic couple seems to come to an end
Patrick and Stenhouse have been a couple since 2013, their first season as full-time drivers in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Their very out and open relationship it one out of the ordinary when it comes to motor sports. The reason is because they are competiors while on the track, but lover off of the track.Their very public relationship made them an anomaly in motor sports – on-track competitors and off-track life partners.
Neither driver could be reached for comment Monday, and Patrick’s spokeswoman said the two had requested privacy.
Danica Patrick And Beau Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Are No More
Stenhouse and Patrick kept their relationship up until the middle of November. At the time, they were attending a news conference. The conference was about Patrick letting them know that she was going to retire. Her last races will be the Daytona 500 and also the Indianapolis 500 next year,
At the end of the conference, Patrick said that he supports Danica’s decision. Also, that he believes that she will do extremely well in whatever she chooses to do after her racing career comes to an end.
Public issues between the two came about back in November. The couple was at the Las Vegas Cum award ceremony.
For seven years, Danica Patrick was with Husband at the time Paul Hospenthal. The couple ended their marriage back in 2013.
Patrick is one of the most prominent women to ever race in Nascar. She was able to race in the Cup Series for Stewart-Haas Racing. However, Danica let her team know that she would not be racing at all during the 2018 season. As of now, she has no NASCAR victories under her belt.
Stenhouse, however, was able to score his second win this season. He races for Roush Fenway Racing.