By Annabel Grossman for MailOnline. Pranging your boyfriend's car is always going to cause a bit of tension in a relationship. So Danica Patrick will no doubt have some making up to do after she was involved in an on-track incident with fellow driver - and boyfriend - Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Patrick was running 18th with 10 laps to go in the opening race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois, when she made contact with Stenhouse's car.
Aaron Rodgers and Danica Patrick: A look back at their relationship
Patrick dating fellow NASCAR driver Stenhouse
Danica Patrick's personal life is no longer a secret — she's dating a fellow driver. The couple waited until the end of Charlotte Motor Speedway's weeklong annual media tour to go public with their relationship, which started as a friendship as they raced each other the last two seasons in the Nationwide Series. So, it's Friday now, so that's why we waited until the end of the week to be up front about each other. I didn't want to confirm at media day so that we could keep the focus on the season, the Gen-6 car , my sponsors and team. That's what it's all about for me.
Patrick and Stenhouse, Fellow Sprint Cup Rookies, Are Also a Couple
Although the precise information about when and how Rick and Brittany got into a romantic relationship is not available, they started appearing as an official couple since 29 May Since then, they haven't shy to showcase their love dimensions through social media. As of , the heartthrob pair are relishing their life to the fullest. Regardless of their intimacy, Ricky and his ladylove are taking their time to walk further step in life and get married.
Additionally, she is the only woman to have finished in the top three of an Indy race. Not only is Patrick incredible at her sport, but she's also an inspiration for women throughout the country. While Patrick and Rodgers are both very busy, their public relationship proved they can still make time for things like dating. And it seems like Rodgers' desire to be less discreet was finally realized. Unfortunately, their romance wouldn't last.