Christina Nielsen

Race Driver

Christina Nielsen is a sports car driver from Denmark. She is a two-time champion and has made history as a woman. In 2016, when the team and herself won the IMSA WeatherTech Championship, she became the first woman to ever win a major full season sportscar championship in North America and the success was repeated in 2017. Racing is her passion and motorsports has always been an integral part of her life. Her father, Lars Erik Nielsen, raced for many years. He raced at legendary events such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans, 24 Hours of Daytona and 12 Hours of Sebring. She’s been racing against men for all of her career having been the only woman driver on the track.