Nov 18 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Shanghai Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: Chaotic Close to 20th Season

CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: Chaotic Close to 20th Season Gavin, Milner weather challenges of Shanghai Six Hours SHANGHAI (Nov. 18, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s closed its 20th season of competition Sunday with hard-fought effort in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s Six Hours of Shanghai as Tommy Milner, Oliver Gavin and the whole of the Corvette Racing program weathered… well, the weather. The Milner/Gavin pairing drove their No. 64 Redline/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R to a 10th-place finish in the GTE …

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Nov 17 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Shanghai Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: All Set for China Race Debut

CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: All Set for China Race Debut Gavin, Milner pleased with progression of Redline Corvette C7.R SHANGHAI (Nov. 17, 2018) – Data collection and continued familiarization continued to be the name of the game for Corvette Racing at the SAIC International Circuit in Shanghai on Saturday ahead of the FIA World Endurance Championship’s Six Hours of Shanghai. Both Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner expressed confidence and were pleased with the progression of Corvette Racing’s No. 64 Redline/Mobil …

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Nov 12 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Shanghai Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: New Challenge Awaits in China

CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: New Challenge Awaits in China First race in Far East for reigning IMSA powerhouse program Six-hour enduro to test Corvette Racing team, drivers Gavin, Milner aiming to head into offseason on a high note China is second-largest global market for Chevrolet DETROIT (Nov. 12, 2018) – For the entirety of its 20-year run, Corvette Racing has shown itself to be one of sports car racing’s premier programs. The team hopes again to prove its mettle in …

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Nov 01 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Shanghai Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: Redline Corvette C7.R Reveal

CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: Redline Corvette C7.R Reveal Striking silver with red and black markings highlight Chevrolet Redline series DETROIT (Nov. 1, 2018) – Chevrolet revealed today the Redline livery that the No. 64 Redline/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R will feature when it races in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s upcoming round in China. Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner will drive the sleek, silver Corvette which also features striking red and black design elements – hallmarks of Chevrolet’s series of …

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Oct 24 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Shanghai Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: Venturing to the Far East for WEC Return

CORVETTE RACING AT SHANGHAI: Venturing to the Far East for WEC Return Gavin, Milner set to close team’s 20th season in Six Hours of Shanghai   Corvette Racing returns to FIA World Endurance Championship Gavin/Milner pairing coming off runner-up finish at Petit Le Mans Second WEC event outside Le Mans for Corvette Racing   DETROIT (Oct. 24, 2018) – Fresh off a strong finish to their North American racing campaign, Corvette Racing confirms Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner as drivers …

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Oct 14 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: GTLM Title for Garcia, Magnussen

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: GTLM Title for Garcia, Magnussen Gavin, Milner, Fässler second in Petit Le Mans on drama-filled day   BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 13, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen won their second straight IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver title Saturday, and in true Corvette Racing fashion it was a team effort.   Oliver Gavin, Tommy Milner and Marcel Fässler placed second in class at Road Atlanta’s 10-hour Petit Le Mans …

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Oct 14 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Quick Championship Quotes

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Quick Championship Quotes   BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 13, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen won their second straight IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver title Saturday following the 10-hour Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta.   It is the 12th Driver Championship for Corvette Racing and 13th Team title.   MARK REUSS, GM EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND PRESIDENT GLOBAL PRODUCT GROUP AND CADILLAC: “Congratulations to Antonio, Jan and the …

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Oct 13 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Halfway Update

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Halfway Update   BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 13, 2018) – Corvette Racing found itself in prime position halfway to challenge for a race victory and championship through the 10-hour Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta in the final race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season. The No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R – the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Championship leader – ran fourth following a restart at the five-hour mark, just ahead the No. …

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Oct 12 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: No. 3 Corvette Qualifies on GTLM Front Row

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: No. 3 Corvette Qualifies on GTLM Front Row Garcia to start points-leading car second in class; Milner eighth in tight GTLM fight   BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 12, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen will start their race toward a second straight IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship title from the front row of their category following qualifying for Saturday’s 10-hour Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta.   Garcia qualified second in the GT Le …

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Oct 12 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA : Press Conference Transcript

IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP CORVETTE RACING DRIVER PRESS CONF. TRANSCRIPT PETIT LE MANS, ROAD ATLANTA OCTOBER 12, 2018 ANTONIO GARCIA AND JAN MAGNUSSEN, DRIVERS OF THE NO. 3 MOBIL 1/SiriusXM CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.R, met with members of the media today at Road Atlanta to discuss their lead in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver Championship, the outlook for Saturday’s 10-hour race and the strengths of the Corvette C7.R. Full transcript:   GENTLEMEN, YOUR THOUGHTS COMING INTO THE WEEKEND? YOU’RE LEADING …

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