Racing Suit Worn by Sarah Fisher While Competing in the Homestead–Miami Indy 300 Race, 2009

Summary

Sarah Fisher competed in her first IndyCar Series race in 1999. Her third-place finish at Kentucky Speedway in 2000 made her the first woman to earn an IndyCar podium position. Fisher formed her own team, Sarah Fisher Racing, in 2008. She retired from competitive driving after the 2010 season. Fisher wore this suit in October 2009 to promote Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Sarah Fisher competed in her first IndyCar Series race in 1999. Her third-place finish at Kentucky Speedway in 2000 made her the first woman to earn an IndyCar podium position. Fisher formed her own team, Sarah Fisher Racing, in 2008. She retired from competitive driving after the 2010 season. Fisher wore this suit in October 2009 to promote Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Artifact

Sports uniform

Date Made

2009

Henry Ford Museum
 On Exhibit

at Henry Ford Museum in Driven to Win

Object ID

2017.40.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Sarah Fisher.

Material

Cloth

Color

Deep pink
Black (Color)
White (Color)
Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 55.5 in  (collar to ankle)

Width: 17.5 in  (at shoulders)

Inscriptions

across belt on front: SIMPSON / SARAH FISHER across back: SARAHFISHER.COM

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