Grand Am

Frisselle Brothers Join Action Express

Burt and Brian Frisselle will join Action Express Racing for the 2013 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series season. (Grand-Am Photo)

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Action Express Racing have announced the additions of Burt and Brian Frisselle to the teams 2013 driver line-up.

The Frisselle’s will join existing AXR drivers Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi as full time drivers and will give the team several options for successful combinations in the No. 5 and No. 9 Action Express Corvette DP’s.

“Our goal as always is to compete for wins and for Championships,” commented Action Express team principal Bob Johnson. “We feel strongly that the addition of Burt and Brian Frisselle will only enhance our chances for success.”

“I am so excited and grateful for the opportunity to drive for Action Express Racing. It is a world class organization that has the ability to compete for Championships,” said Brian Frisselle. “It is truly a blessing and a dream come true to join a first rate team along with my brother Burt. I also look forward to working with Joao and Christian, both of whom are two of the best drivers in the business. I can’t wait for the 2013 season to start and get back to working toward winning a Rolex Series Championship.”

The team recently parted ways with David Donohue, who had been driving the No. 5 entry for the team.

“To join Action Express with Joao, Christian, and my brother Brian is not only a dream come true it is the greatest opportunity that I have had in my racing career,” said Burt Frisselle. “In my brief time with the team in 2011 I came to admire the organization and their commitment to excellence. I can’t wait to get started with Action Express and am thrilled to have my brother racing for the same organization. I know that the team will get nothing but our absolute best.”

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