during practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series I Love NY 355 at The Glen at Watkins Glen International on August 5, 2017 in Watkins Glen, New York.

Danica Patrick makes it very clear where she wants to drive next season

Danica Patrick knows what she wants, and what she wants is to race in the Cup series. With her status with Stewart Haas racing up in the air amid questions about sponsorship, she made it clear that she doesn't want to move down to the Xfinity series. According to NBCSports, Patrick told reporters, "Cup only."

This was in the same press conference where she said she will continue racing as long as she is given the opportunity to succeed.

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While she has improved as of late this season, she will likely miss the playoffs and has struggled to find lasting success in NASCAR after coming over from Indycar in 2012.