Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa drove the No. 5 Corvette DP to second place in a hard fought two-hour sprint race through the streets of Belle Isle.
Frisselle brothers will be in the No. 9 while Fittipaldi and Barbosa will share the driving duties in the No. 5
Action Express Racing will travel to Road Atlanta in two weeks for Round 4 of the Rolex Series championship.
Strategy could be key as Action Express Racing is teady to go in Alabama
The third Rolex Sports Car Series event of the year marks the shortest race of the season.
Action Express Racing took on a new challenge this weekend in Texas as the two-car GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series effort traveled to Austin, Texas for the GRAND-AM of the Americas presented by GAINSCO and Total at the new Formula 1-grade Circuit...
The No. 9 Corvette DP with Joao Barboas,Burt Frisselle and Mike Rockenfeller finished fourth, while Christian Fittipaldi, Brian Frisselle, Nelson Piquet Jr. and Felip Nasr came in ninth.
Wayne Taylor Racing, Action Express Racing and Spirit of Daytona drivers give their thoughts on the 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona.
2 Cars, 1 Team look for a return to Daytona’s victory lane.
Christian Fittipaldi,Nelson Piquet Jr., Mike Rockenfeller, Joao Barbosa lead the two Action Express Corvette entries.
The two car effort features an international roster with several previous race winners. Christian Fittapaldi, Mike Rockenfeller and the Frisselle brothers are joined by Felipe Nasr, Nelson Piquet Jr. and Joao Barbosa.
Strategy was the key to the win on Sunday.
Joe Jennings, Grand-Am Correspondent
Pat Jennings, Grand-Am correspondent