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Birthday: May 4
Height: 5'5
Hometown: Los Gatos, California
Favorites: Skiing, Water Sports
Home Track: Infineon Raceway (Sears Point)
Pro Racing: 5 years
Experience: Sports Car, Open Wheel



Jennifer Tumminelli is a leading female driver in professional auto racing. She attracts an audience with her aggressive, no fear driving style. Her passion for racing coupled with raw talent has brought forth much success to her professional racing efforts.

Jennifer's professional racing resume includes driving for a Porsche and Mazda factory championship team, scoring the inaugural pole in the Women's Global GT Series, awarded the hard-charger in the Star Mazda Series for moving up the most positions, running second in the Dodge Neon celebrity race and served as a CART PPG Pace Car Driver. In 2000, she competed as the only female driver among 60 top drivers in the American Le Mans and Grand-Am Series often qualifying and turning the fastest lap for her team.

A San Francisco, California resident, Jennifer lives next to some of the most technical racetracks in the world including Sears Point Raceway, Laguna Seca Raceway and Thunderhill. Her fascinating life story has been featured on Oprah.

2000 American Le Mans, Grand-Am Series (*Lead Qualifier for Team)
1999 Women's Global GT Series (*Inaugural Pole), Star Mazda Series 1998 Star Mazda Series
1997 Star Mazda Series, (Indycar) CART-PPG Pace Car Driver
1996 Porsche Club, Toyota Atlantic (World Speed) PR Manager
1995 Porsche Club, Indy Racing League (Della Penna) Marketing Mgr



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