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Danica back in Nationwide for Chicago

"We're just evaluating," she insisted. "I don't have to worry about that stuff at this point. Once things get to a critical point where they need my decision-making, that's what we'll do, but I think at this point in time it's still pretty early stages."

Where previously the switch had been assumed to be a formality, it seems that the Month of May at Indianapolis might have tugged her back in the IndyCar direction.

"Every time I've been to Indy it makes me want to be back even more," she said. "I was saying after the race that every time I come and I don't win, I get more mad every time.

"I think you just realize how close it can be so many times and that's what, I think, makes so many people want to come back to Indy."




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Roadrage

June 03, 2011 6:48 PM

Go directly to NASCAR and stay there, Danica. Then we open wheel race fans will be able to watch a race without it turning into the Danica Patrick show. Indy was pathetic. Sarah Fisher was a better driver but never had a competitive car, unlike Danica who's had top equipment, yet only won one race. She's hopeless on road courses and would be a perfect fit in the mega advertising world of NASCAR.



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