(AP) -- He is presently known as one half of "Stenica" or "Danicky" or whatever nickname NASCAR's power couple has been given.Ricky Stenhouse Jr., of course, is far more than Danica Patrick's boyfriend. I think once the season gets going and we can talk about how great this Gen-6 car is going to be and how great the racing is going to be, hopefully it can take a back seat and we can focus on our racing." So just who is Danica's new man?The couple will compete against each other for Sprint Cup rookie of the year this season. Stewart, who turns wrecked chassis into artificial reefs, said: "I've got a lot of race car frames in my lake that have his name on them on cars that he crashed." "The hardest part was pulling the reins back in on him," Stewart said."There were races he'd have half a lap lead on second place and crash the car with 10 laps to go.Denny Hamlin didn’t make it back-to-back wins in the Daytona 500 on Sunday, but he still had a good day.Hamlin’s longtime girlfriend, Jordan Fish, tweeted just before the “Great American Race” that their first child, 4-year-old daughter Taylor, soon will have a brother or sister.I have the first foam pit – well, Carey Hart had the first foam pit for motorcycles but I had the first foam pit I actually let people come to.
The 32-year-old Maryland native has tried a multitude of sports over the course of his career, perfecting tricks that have never been seen, all while continuing to take it one step further.
’ and we had all the top guys in freestyle [motocross] but also BMX, especially when X Games started doing the Mega-Ramp, everyone was coming over – skateboarders, BMX and moto. And as we filmed it, Johnny Knoxville saw it and was like, ‘Dude, you have to be on for a couple of years and then Mike Porra thought it could be a live show.
We thought about it for almost two years and then we finally thought that with the Giganta-Ramp we could probably do a pretty good show – we didn’t know.
The two became close over the last two years, first in Nationwide rookie meetings together, then as Patrick leaned on Stenhouse when she went full-time last year in the series.
When the relationship became romantic, Patrick worried how Stenhouse would handle the attention when they went public.