05/08/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Chicagoans Could Win 'America's Worst Driver'

Sonya White's driving was so bad, she needed an intervention, one of her friends says.

"We're talking about someone who drives with her knees while she puts on makeup and cuts her hair," says friend Jamie Cruz. White is a Chicago stand-up comedienne, and Cruz claims she's always running late for gigs and doing last-minute primping in the car.

Cruz nominated White for the Travel Channel's new show "America's Worst Driver," in which she "competed" against three other Chicago drivers to see who was the worst of the bad. Shows also were shot in New York, Dallas, Miami and four other major cities.

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