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When it came time to announce her plans to the world, with her mother, father, sister, brother-in-law, boyfriend and support team watching from the back of a crowded room at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Friday afternoon, Patrick broke down in tears.She paused several times to compose herself to announce that she will race only in the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500 and then she will walk away from the sport where success was elusive even as she became one of the most recognizable female athletes in the world. My plan is to be at Indy, and then I'm done.'Patrick would not reveal who she will drive for in either race next year, but Chip Ganassi Racing is the likely ride at Indy.She currently has a winery in California, a line of athletic wear and an exercise and fitness program.Patrick said she'll have more time to spend on those ventures after the Indy 500. It forces you into thinking about things and nothing was lining up easily.''If I don't feel like I can run better than where I am, then I don't want to do it.Tony Stewart's proclaimed during the Aric Almirola press conference on Wednesday that Billy Scott and his crewmen-currently with Danica Patrick-would remain with the #10 team next season as Almirola transitions into the seat.
) True Speed Communication (PR) Danica Patrick News page PRIMARY SPONSORS LINKS Tax ACT (2017? ) scheduled to be primary sponsor in 2017: Kansas - 5/7, w/Wonder Woman movie Bristol - 8/19Ford Credit (1) scheduled to be primary sponsor in 2017: Darlington - 9/3, Dale Jarrett throwback Ford Warriors in Pink (2) scheduled to be primary sponsor in 2017: Dover - 10/1 Charlotte - 10/7Unknown - no sponsor scheduled to be primary sponsor in 2017 for following races: Talladega - 10/15 Texas - 11/5 Phoenix - 11/12Contract Status: Driver: 2017 and leaves? With a wellness book, "Pretty Intense," releasing on Tuesday, the NASCAR driver discussed her "90-day mind, body and food plan," as well as what retirement looks like for her and how she continues to build her lifestyle-brand-based empire.Patrick was highly marketable early in her career even though wins were rare. When no strong opportunities for next season presented itself, Patrick decided to call it a career at Indy next Memorial Day weekend.'I think it's awesome and it will make for a huge month of May that she's back there,' said Stewart, who spent half of his career trying to win the Indy 500. I'd been going through this in my head and kept asking myself, 'How am I going to get the words out and say it's over?She won the pole for the Daytona 500 in 2013, but finished 24th in the standings the last two seasons. 'It would be really cool to see her face on the Borg-Warner Trophy, if she can pull that off.'Patrick had been adamant she would never return to Indy Car or the 500, but changed her mind as she realized her competitive options were dwindling.'I know I always said I'd never go back to Indy, and I was always being honest,' she said. ' And trust me, I lost my (stuff) a few times over that.'But this seems right, and this seems good.'Patrick told AP she had only informed about 10 people of her decision prior to Friday's announcement, where she wept openly as her family watched nearby.The debut of the special Warriors in Pink livery for Sunday's race comes just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness month, and marks Ford's decades-long commitment to raising awareness and funds in the fight against the disease.Patrick will take to the track again with the Warriors in Pink Fusion Oct.