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 third-fastest for Action Express in inaugural event.
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...
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.
No. 9 Action Express Racing Corvette DP with Burt Frisselle takes 10th for Saturday’s 2.75-hour Rolex Series race.
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.
Strategy could be key as Action Express Racing is teady to go in Alabama
Action Express Racing Corvette DPs lock out 2nd row.
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.
Burt Frisselle: “Christian and I really threw the team a curve-ball and Elton (Sawyer) and Ian (Watt) really hit it out the park.”
Frisselle brothers will be in the No. 9 while Fittipaldi and Barbosa will share the driving duties in the No. 5