Dave Ogburn Driving Resume

David Ogburn
DOgburn@gmail.com
http://yawmomentracing.blogspot.com


Objective
To pursue marketing partners for my racing team and to advance my driving career to aProfessional sports car racing series.

2016 Racing Plans
  • SCCA US Majors Tour and SCCA Runoffs in T4 class – 2004 Mazda RX-8
  • SCCA National Tour, ProSolo and SCCA Solo Nationals in C-Street class – 2013 Scion FR-S
                                                                     
Driving history
2015:
  • Compete in SCCA Solo Nationals, ProSolo, and National Tour events – C-Street Scion FR-S (Won National Championship)
  •  Driver training and Tire Testing at Goodyear Proving Grounds, VIR, Roebling Road, Road Atlanta, Nürburgring Nordschleife
2014:
  • Compete in SCCA Solo Nationals, ProSolo, and National Tour events – E-Street-Prepared Camaro Z28
  • Compete in NASA Ultimate Track Car Challenge at VIR – 2009 Mini Cooper JCW modified
  •  Joe Weber School at the Nürburgring Nordschleife
  •  Driver training and Tire Testing at Goodyear Proving Grounds, VIR, BeaveRun, Nürburgring Nordschleife
2013:
  • Compete in SCCA Solo Nationals, ProSolo, and National Tour events – E-Street-Prepared Camaro Z28
  •   Bondurant 3-Day Advanced Road Racing class
  •  Driver training and Tire Testing at Goodyear Proving Grounds, Roebling Road
2012:
  • Compete in SCCA Solo Nationals and National Tour events – E-Street-Prepared Camaro Z28
  •  West Texas Karting Association – 2 races in Shifter Kart class
  •  Bondurant 3-Day Advanced Road Racing class
  •  Driver training and Tire Testing at Goodyear Proving Grounds
2011:
  • Race in SCCA Solo Nationals in A-Stock class Corvette (Won National Championship)
  •  Southwest Regional Cup – Full Season in 125cc Stock Moto Senior Class
  •  Select club races in 125cc Stock Moto shifter kart class with the North Texas Karters
  •  Bondurant 3-Day Advanced Road Racing class
  •  Driver training and Tire Testing at Goodyear Proving Grounds
2010:
  • Selected for and competed in Bondurant Driver Search Shootout in October, 2010
  • Competed in 3 Bondurant Championship Race Series races
  •  Race in shifter kart class in West Texas Karting Association Enduro
  •  Race in Stock Moto 125cc Shifter Class with the North Texas Karters
  •  Compete in SCCA National, Regional, and National Championship autocross in STX class
  •  Driver training and tire testing at Goodyear Proving Grounds, BeaverRun
  •  Bondurant 4-Day GPRR Racing School, Bondurant Shifter Kart Class
2009:
·        Mid-State Ohio Kart Club TAG Championship
·        Commercial Point Grand Prix street race in TAG class
·        3 NASA and PCA Track Days in SCCA racecars
·        Built car and competed in 2009 24 Hours of LeMons South Fall endurance race
·        Driver training and vehicle design/development for Honda R&D

2008:
·        Local TAG Kart racing in Ohio
·        Autocross in C-Modified Crossle 50F Formula Ford
·        Testing an A-Modified autocross racecar
·        Vehicle Design/Development for Honda R&D
·        Designed, built, tested, and raced 2008 University of Virginia Baja SAE racecar as team captain

2007:
·        Autocross in C-Modified Crossle 50F Formula Ford
·        Designed, built, tested, and raced 2007 University of Virginia Baja SAE racecar

2006:
·        Autocross in D-Stock Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V, B-Stock Nissan 350Z, and a D-Modified Legends Car
·        Designed, built, tested, and raced 2006 University of Virginia Baja SAE racecar

2003 - 2005:
·        Autocross in D-Stock Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V and a D-Modified Legends Car


Accomplishments
  • 2015: National Champion in C-Street class – SCCA Solo Nationals
  • 2015: Winner at 5 out of 8 SCCA Solo National events – C-Street
  • 2014: 3rd Place in ProSolo National Championship points
  • 2014: 6th Place SCCA Solo Nationals – E-Street Prepared
  • 2014: 3rd Place in ProSolo National Championship points
  • 2014: Three National SCCA Solo event wins -  E-Street Prepared
  • 2013: 4th Place SCCA Solo Nationals – E-Street Prepared
  • 2013: Winner SCCA Solo Spring Nationals - E-Street Prepared
  • 2012: 3rd Place SCCA Solo Nationals – E-Street Prepared
  • 2012: 1 win, 1 podium in 2 races – WTKA Shifter Kart Class
  • 2011: National Champion in A-Stock class SCCA Solo Nationals
  • 2011: 4th place in points – SWRC Stock Moto Senior Class
  • 2011: 2 Wins – Stock Moto Senior Class at North Texas Kartway
  • 2010: Overall Winner in 2010 West Texas Karting Association 2-Cycle Enduro
  • 2010: 1 win, 1 pole position, and 2 2nd place finishes in my first 3 Bondurant Championship Race Series races in the school’s Formula Mazda racecars
  • 2010: Selected for 2010 Bondurant Driver Search Shootout
  • 2010: Selected for 2010 Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Shootout
  • 2010: Virginia State Champion in STX class autocross
  • 2010: Commonwealth Games Autocross Silver Medal in STX class
  • 2009: 4th place in points in Mid-State Ohio Kart Club TAG Championship
  • 2009:  5 podiums and 11 Top 5s in TAG class & Top Rookie in MSOKC
  • 2008: 1st place in C-Modified points in Virginia Motor Sport Club
  • 2008: Commonwealth Games Autocross Silver Medal in C-Modified
  • 2007: 1st place in C-Modified points in Virginia Motor Sport Club
  • 2006: Commonwealth Games Autocross Bronze Medal in B-Stock class
  • 2005: 1st place in D-Stock points in Virginia Motor Sport Club
  • 2004: Virginia Motor Sport Club Nissan Marque Trophy
  • 2004: 1st place in D-Stock points in Virginia Motor Sport Club
  • 2003: Virginia Motor Sport Club Nissan Marque Trophy
  • 2003: 1st place in D-Stock points in Virginia Motor Sport Club
Training
  • Nürburgring Industry Pool certified - completed Joe Weber School – 2014
  • Completed 3-Day Bondurant Advanced Road Racing School – 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Completed 4-Day Bondurant Grand Prix Road Racing School - 2010
  • Completed Bondurant Shifter Kart Class – 2010 and 2012
  • Completed “driving check” by NASA Mid-Atlantic TT director for entrance to UTCC at VIR – 2014
  • Certified for Tier 3 License for Ford Proving Grounds in Arizona and Michigan - 2013
  • Honda R&D C-License Driver Training – 2009
  • 2000+ hours of in-company tire testing driver training, Tier 3 Limit Handling License – 2010 to present 

Driver instruction
  • Instructor for EVOLUTION Performance Driving Schools
  • Private autocross instructor for Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational racers
  • Driver training for new Goodyear test drivers
  • Instructed my autocross co-driver since 2010 using video and data to improve his pace/consistency
other Motorsports skills and activities
  • Skills: Suspension design, test driving, vehicle setup and dynamics, AIM, MoTec, Race Technology RaceLogic data acquisition
  • Motorsport Employment: Worked as race engineer for 28 Grand-Am races and team tests
Chase Competition Engineering:  Grand-Am Daytona Prototype Constructor, worked as an engineer/fabricator from 2005-2008
·        Constructed Daytona Prototype body work out of carbon fiber and Kevlar composite materials
·        Constructed fiberglass molds for Daytona Prototype bodywork
·        Crew member and DAG at testing and Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series races incl. 2008 24 Hours of Daytona
·        Helped maintain and prepare Daytona Prototype between race/test events

TEAM CARDIOSPORT RACING: Porsche 997 Grand-Am Koni Challenge Race Team, worked as a fly-in crew member from 2006 – Current Season
·        2009 & 2010: Crew Chief and Race Strategist
·        2007 & 2008: Race strategist and tire changer during pit stops
·        2006: Operated dead man valve on fuel rig during pit stops

Education
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA, SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE                                                    
               B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, minor in Aerospace Engineering