About the Driver

Brina Frank (Splingaire)

  • Age: 32
  • Hometown: Mosinee, Wisconsin
  • Occupation: Application Engineer II @ Greenheck Fan
  • Education: BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Purdue University (09')

Background

Brina began her drag racing career at the young age of 8 in NHRA's Jr. Drag Racing League. At the age of 16, she moved up to the Sportsman ranks and got licensed in her dragster to compete in Super Comp. Currently, she competes in Stock and Super Stock.


Over her career, Brina has claimed 4 NHRA National Event wins and 4 NHRA Divisional Event wins making her one of the most winning female NHRA Sportsman drivers in competition.  


Brina is licensed to compete in the following NHRA classes: Stock, Super Stock, Super Comp, Super Gas, and Top Dragster.


Fastest ET: 7.38

Fastest MPH: 184

About the Car

2008 Chevrolet Cobalt

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NHRA Class - Super Stock (GT/FA)

Powered by a 350 LT1 with FAST fuel injection.

TH350 Transmission (3-Speed)

ET: ~9.30 secs @ 140 mph

Accomplishments

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2006

  • IHRA Div. 5 Super Rod Champion - Cordova
  • NHRA Div. 3 Super Comp Champion - Joliet

2008

  • NHRA National Super Gas Champion - St. Louis
  • NHRA National Super Gas Champion - Brainerd
  • NHRA National Runner-Up Super Comp - Brainerd
  • NHRA Div. 5 Super Gas Champion - Earlville
  • NHRA Div. 3 Super Eliminator Driver of the Year 

*First woman to be in (2) NHRA National Event finals at the same race (Brainerd, SC/SG). 

2009

  • NHRA National Super Gas Champion - Brainerd

2012

  • NHRA GT/BA Super Stock Class Champion - US Nationals, Indianapolis

2013

  • NHRA GT/BA Super Stock Class Champion - US Nationals, Indianapolis

2015

  • NHRA Div. 3 Super Stock Champion - Indianpolis
  • NHRA Div. 3 Jegs All-Star Super Stock Representative
  • NHRA Div. 5 Super Stock Runner-Up - Earlville
  • Moser Shootout Qualifier - Stock Eliminator
  • NHRA National Super Stock Champion - St. Louis

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2016

  • NHRA Div. 3 Stock Runner-Up - Joliet
  • NHRA Div. 3 Super Stock Semi-Finalist - St. Louis

2017

  • NHRA GT/FA Super Stock Class Champion - US Nationals, Indianapolis