Move over, Barbie, or you might get the chrome horn put to ‘ya.
One of next year’s hottest Christmas gifts could potentially be a Danica Patrick doll – or at least one that the NASCAR driver will have a significant say in designing.
Patrick will lend her input into the line, which is slated to hit stores next fall – just in time for the Christmas rush.
“Designing NASCAR-themed dolls for girls to play with is a fun and engaging way for young girls to become even more fascinated with a sport that empowers a new generation of women and that is one of the largest spectator sports in America,” Madame Alexander president Gale Jarvis said.
“Partnering with Danica Patrick is exciting for us,” Jarvis added. “She is one of the most successful and well-known women in the history of racing and a well-known female superstar.”
While it’s unclear if there actually will be a Danica doll per se, it certainly makes sense to have the Sprint Cup star also be the star of the proposed doll lineup, as well.
Can’t you just see a potential Danica doll in a GoDaddy.com firesuit, or driving her trademark neon green GoDaddy Chevrolet – in scaled-down form, of course?
Hey, maybe they can even make a talking Danica doll, where she says, “Eat my dust, Barbie.”
Of course, that leads to a rather obvious question. Since Barbie has her longtime boyfriend Ken, will we also potentially see a Ricky Stenhouse Jr. doll to go along with Danica, as well?
Yep, Ricky, that’ll likely go over real well around the Sprint Cup garage, for sure.
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