Brian Frisselle1983-12-28 (age 37)
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The 25 Hours of Thunderhill presented by Hawk Performance and sanctioned by the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) was won today by the Davidson Racing Norma at Thunderhill Raceway in Willows, Calif.
He is one of the name drivers expected for the endurance event.
Sister Action Express Chevrolet Corvette crashes in qualifying.
Dual TUDOR and NAEC honors are the goal after the 10-hour season finale.
The team now only needs to start the race at Road Atlanta in order to clinch the team championship title.
Action Express looks to keep the momentum going.
Action Express Racing’s podium performance in the Sahlen’s 6 Hours of the Glen saw the No. 5 Corvette DP team of Christian Fittipaldi and João Barbosa make a gain in their 2014 championship fight and now sit just three points out of the lead.
Petit Le Mans will decide the champions.
What will the Chevrolet contingent be able to accomplish at the Glen this weekend?
North American Endurance Cup points on the line
Fogarty first joined Action Express Racing in the Mobil One 12 Hours of Sebring earlier this year.
It was the second podium result in as many races for Action Express Racing, which followed up the team’s big Rolex 24-winning effort in January.
Three top-10 finishes in Corvette DP program’s first race at Sebring
Sebastien Bourdais delivered pole position during qualifying for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring.
No. 10 Corvette DP, No. 911 Porsche teams take early lead in P, GTLM.
Action Express Racing will look to become just the fifth team in history to win both the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring in the same year.
Together After 17 Years Daytona, Sebring On Same Schedule.
The long-time Gainsco/Stallings Racing driver jumps to Action Express Racing after the No.99 entry was withdrawn for the season.
The race-winning No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP of Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi and Sebastien Bourdais utilized the Coyote Cars chassis as the group logged 695 laps on the way to a 1.5-second victory over the No. 10 Corvette DP of Wayne Taylor Racing.
Huge double result as sister Action Express Racing/Millennium Corvette DP entry finishes third in historic sports car race.
The No. 5 Action Express car shared by Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi, and Sebastien Bourdais took the win, with Barbosa crossing the finish line 1.461 seconds ahead of Wayne Taylor Racing’s Max Angelelli.
The result marks the best qualifying effort in the event for the 2010 Rolex 24 At Daytona winning team.
Full season Action Express Racing drivers Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi will be joined by current IndyCar racer Sebastien Bourdais.
The No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP of João Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi and Sebastien Bourdais. Fittipaldi posted the quickest lap of the test
Adds three new drivers for the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
Sixty-three cars are scheduled to take the green flag for 25 hours of racing.
Christian Fittipaldi: "That wasn’t the way we wanted to finish, but it was a lot of effort from everyone, especially in the second half of the season."
Win by Wayne Taylor Racing in the season finale at Lime Rock Park capped the championship-winning effort by the seven Corvette DP teams.
The 2013 final battles will take place this weekend for both the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series and the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge.
Michael Shank Racing will look to close out the 2013 season on a high note on Saturday.
Frisselle, who will share the No. 9 Corvette DP with his brother Burt, made his first-ever GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series start in the 2005 Rolex 24 At Daytona.
A tough outing at the challenging 2.238-mile California circuit didn’t see the team meet the goals they had set for the weekend and will look for a strong showing in the season-finale event at Lime Rock Park in three weeks.
Magnus Racing Porsche driven by Andy Lally and John Potter take the win in the GT class.
Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa led the charge with a run to fourth, Burt and Brian Frisselle coming home fifth to mark the brothers’ third top-five finish.
Action Express Racing Corvette DPs lock out 2nd row.
Max “The Ax” Angelelli: “It wasn’t the best qualifying session we’ve had all year, but we’re here to win the race..."
Pinch-hitter Tagliani leads GT qualifying in R.Ferri/AIM Motorsports Ferrari 458. Long scores fifth GX pole in SpeedSource Mazda
Max Angelelli and Jordan Taylor back to within 12 points in driver championship with three races left.
No. 99 Corvette DP drivers close to within four points of championship leaders despite eighth-place finish.
Burt Frisselle: “Christian and I really threw the team a curve-ball and Elton (Sawyer) and Ian (Watt) really hit it out the park.”
Chevrolet solidifies lead in Rolex Series’ DP engine manufacturer championship.
Hartley takes up the torch for Starworks, joins Mayer in scoring first Rolex Series victory at Road America. Auberlen, Dalla Lana win GT; Nunez, Miller take GX honors in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.
Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa will team in the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP and brothers Burt and Brian Frisselle will share driving duties in the No. 9 Action Express Racing Corvette DP.
Christian Fittipaldi not only has a championship to fight for, but he also has a legacy to protect
No. 9 Corvette DP leads race once again as team now looks forward to Road America
The quick weekend schedule saw GRAND-AM staging two practice sessions ahead of qualifying in the afternoon, with Fittipaldi pushing the No. 5 Corvette DP to fourth on the grid.
While most drivers quickly point to special events or big results as their highlights in the sport, Burt Frisselle’s response might surprise those who don’t know him personally.
Double top-five as No. 5 claims victory and No. 9 finishes fifth. The .265-second margin of victory was the second closest in history for Daytona Prototypes in the Sahlen’s 6 Hours of the Glen.