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Quotation by Lyn St. James
I'd like to say I'm ready to kick ass and show the guys how it's done. But I'm not here to prove anything about being a woman. I'm here to drive a race car and try to win a race.
Lyn St. James (b. 1947), U.S. race–car driver. As quoted in People magazine, p. 84 (May 31, 1993).
St. James was the second woman in history to qualify to race a car in the Indianapolis 500, the first having been Janet Guthrie in 1977-79; she was speaking shortly before the 1993 race.
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