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PHOTOS: Better after breakup Patrick initially met Hospenthal, who is 17 years her senior, while he was treating her for an injury.
Danica Patrick is officially finished with her seven-year marriage to Paul Hospenthal.The popular NASCAR racer's divorce from the physical therapist was finalized earlier this month after a judge signed the consent decree on Monday, Apr. Patrick, 31, first announced her plans to split from Hospenthal in November 2012, just one day after she was named the most popular driver in the Nationwide Series.PHOTOS: Major Hollywood splits "I am sad to inform my fans that after seven years, Paul and I have decided to amicably end our marriage," she wrote in a Facebook post on Nov. "This isn't easy for either of us, but mutually it has come to this.She currently competes full-time in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, driving the No. In 2013, she became the first female NASCAR driver to win a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series pole, turning in the fastest qualifying lap since 1990—qualifying for the Daytona 500.Her eighth place in the 2013 Daytona 500 is the highest finish for a woman in the Daytona 500.That's Danica Patrick and boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Stenhouse finished 25th with just three top-10s — his third straight disappointing season after breaking in as a rookie in 2013. With her dedication to yoga, and endorsement deals with Aspen Dental and Nature's Bakery, she's projecting a more healthy, outdoorsy image.
NASCAR's power couple have been in a relationship since 2013. But they've made an effort to work on their relationship the past year — no matter how they perform on the track. The 33-year old Patrick and her 28-year old boyfriend "understand each other," she noted. She hosted a yoga class with fans for Nature's Bakery.
The last 24 hours have been filled with ups and downs for NASCAR driver Danica Patrick.
Unconfirmed sources are reporting that Patrick is on her way out at Stewart Haas Racing.
Patrick started in kart racing and later raced in Formula Ford in the United Kingdom before returning to the United States and moving up to Indy Cars.
She was named the Rookie of the Year for both the 2005 Indianapolis 500 and the 2005 Indy Car Series season.
Unconfirmed reports are saying that Tony Stewart was already unhappy with Patrick this season because of her performance and the way that she raced Stenhouse Jr. Stewart felt that Patrick cut Stenhouse more slack on the track than she did her Stewart-Hass teammates.