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.
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.
Christian Fittipaldi third-fastest for Action Express in inaugural event.
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.
No. 9 Action Express Racing Corvette DP with Burt Frisselle takes 10th for Saturday’s 2.75-hour Rolex Series race.
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
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.
Rum Bum, Compass360 look to pad championship leads in the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge.
Action Express Racing enters the Brickyard Grand Prix event with two championships in mind.
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.
The victory is the second consecutive in 2013 for João Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi in Corvette DP and fourth win in five races for Camaro GT.R piloted by Robin Liddell and John Edwards.
Action Express, Stevenson Motorsports win second straight Sahlen’s Six Hours Miller, Nunez, Terada take one for Mazda In GX.
Velocity Worldwide Corvette DP holds onto points lead with top-10 finish.
Battling leg cramps, Christian Fittipaldi kept the Action Express Racing Corvette SP in front for his and Joao Barbosa’s second consecutive Grand-Am Rolex Series win. Stevenson Motorsports won the GT class.
Liddell, Tremblay capture GT/GX poles for Sunday’s classic.
Next up will be the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen at Watkins Glen International on June 28-30.
Action Express Corvette drivers Barbosa and Fittipaldi did everything they needed to in today’s Rolex Grand-Am race. Marsh Racing added to Chevrolet's celebration with the GT class win.