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Here is our line-up for the 25 Hours of Thunderhill!

David Balingit
Driver

1990 SCCA Solo I Championship – 2nd place
1998 NASA Pacific Coast Touring Car – 5 Wins
2001 NASA SoCal SpecMiata – Season Champion
2001 NASA NorCal SpecMiata Championship – 3rd place
2001 Willow Springs 3 Hour Night Enduro – E3 Winner
2005 25Hours of ThunderHill Enduro – E3 2nd place
2008 NASA Nationals – CMC 8th place

David Post
Crew Member

David is an HPDE driver formerly of NASA-Rocky Mountain, and now lives in Salinas, CA, and drives with NASA NORCAL.  David is planning on getting his time trial license in 2009 and competing in TT-B with his twin turbo Infiniti G35.  In addition to going fast in a car, Dave likes to compete in triathlons, and has been practicing his swimming, biking and running.  When not trying to got fast by various means, Dave is an active duty Marine, currently working on his masters degree.  He also spends time with his wife, Jennifer exploring the local area.

Ian Baas
Driver

Ian Baas, pronounced "Boss" was born in Noblesville, Indiana on January 9th 1983. As a child Ian always had dreams of racing as he lived only 30 minutes from the capital of motor racing. Since the age of 18 Ian has been climbing up the motorsports ladder starting in Formula Ford 1600. Since then Ian has been racing and succeeding in formula cars as well as GT cars. Competing in a wide variety of cars has helped Ian become competitive in the top levels of motor sport.

http://www.ianbaasracing.com

Ian A. Cole
Owner/Driver

Ian is entering his forth year of competitive driving, starting with Autocrossing in 2005, then moving to the ranks of road racing in late 2006.  He competes with the two major sanctioning bodies in the Rocky Mountain region: NASA and SCCA, and is well respected in both.  In 2007, Ian held a Chief position with the SCCA Solo Program, and took on the role of German Touring Sportscar Challenge Director for the NASA RM region.

Email: ian@wasabiraceteam.com

Patrick Barrett
Driver

I participated in the 2008 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series Presented by Crown Royal Cask 16 in the GT class in a Pontiac GXP.R with PR1 Motorsports. I competed in the 2007 Formula Palmer Audi Autumn Trophy in England as a winner of the prestigious Team USA Scholarship. I won the 2007 Pacific F2000 Championship Series with a record eight wins, three seconds and a seventh in twelve starts. In  2006 I captured the SCCA Formula Russell Championship title, Rookie of the Year honors and the single season win record with twelve victories, four seconds, one third and six poles as well as five track records and seven fast race laps in seventeen starts. I participated in Skip Barber's 3-Day Racing School at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California in June of 2005. My racing career began in karts in the Spring of 2000 when I was ten years old.

http://www.patrickbarrettracing.com

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