- This photo of Danica Patrick in a JR Motorsports GoDaddy uniform appeared briefly on her website before being pulled and replaced with her Indycar GoDaddy uniform. (Photo from 4-Wide.) Oops, someone will be in trouble for that one because GoDaddy wanted their announcement with Patrick and Indycar to be announced before anything with NASCAR was announced.
In the photo you can clearly see the JR Motorsports and Chevy logos on her left chest, GoDaddy at the neck, and the Nationwide Series logo on her right.
From 4-Wide.com we get this:
Several sources in the IZOD IndyCar Series have told 4wide.com for several months that the announcement made today (November 30, 2009) by Andretti Autosport, Danica Patrick, and GoDaddy.com “had to be made before any [official NASCAR related announcement] at the request of GoDaddy.com.” One source continued “a long-time sponsor will be leaving (Motorola) at season end and the new sponsor (GoDaddy.com) wants to make the announcement on their timetable….”