Nov 06 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Corvette Racing Comments Off on IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen Talking teamwork that led to 2017 GT Le Mans championship sweep DETROIT (Nov. 6, 2017) – Winning an IMSA championship is never easy. Corvette Racing just makes it appear that way. In 2017, the program successfully defended its Manufacturer, Driver and Team titles in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with four victories in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class. Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen, in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet …

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Oct 08 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Road America Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Runner-Up Finish for GTLM Champions

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Runner-Up Finish for GTLM Champions Garcia, Magnussen, Rockenfeller place second in No. 3 Corvette C7.R Impressive drive-back nets fourth for Milner, Gavin, F&aumlssle Result caps championship-winning day for Corvette Racing, Chevrole Four GTLM victories on season for Corvette Racing BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 7, 2017) – Corvette Racing capped its championship-winning season Saturday with a runner-up finish at Road Atlanta’s Petit Le Mans for Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller in the No. 3 Mobil …

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Oct 08 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Corvette Racing, Road Atlanta Comments Off on Chevrolet Earns Second Consecutive IMSA GT Le Mans Manufacturer Title

Chevrolet Earns Second Consecutive IMSA GT Le Mans Manufacturer Title Championship No. 12 since 1999 in productionbased racing series With GTLM Driver and Team championships secured, Chevrolet and Corvette Racing sweep 2017 IMSA GTLM class titles Third Manufacturer Championship for Chevrolet to date in 2017 racing season Chevrolet captured sixth consecutive IndyCar Series Manufacturer Championship Camaro GT4.R secured World Challenge GTS Manufacturer title for Chevrolet BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 7, 2017) – Chevrolet earned its second consecutive Manufacturer Championship in the …

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Oct 07 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Corvette Racing, Road Atlanta Comments Off on Corvette Racing Secures GTLM Championships at Road Atlanta

Corvette Racing Secures GTLM Championships at Road Atlanta Driver and Team titles clinched in opening hours of Petit Le Mans Duo of Garcia, Magnussen claim second IMSA GTLM Driver title since 2013 2017 titles are 12th Team and 11th Driver championships in Corvette Racing history Second straight sweep of IMSA GTLM titles for Corvette Racing BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 7, 2017) – With the opening stages of the 10-hour Petit Le Mans endurance race in the record books, Corvette Racing’s Antonio …

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Oct 07 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Corvette Racing, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING VIDEO RELEASE: ‘Simulating Success’ Content Available

CORVETTE RACING VIDEO RELEASE: ‘Simulating Success’ Content Available Corvette Racing and Chevrolet are on the doorstep of another sweep of the GT Le Mans titles in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at today’s 10-hour Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. One of the many tools the program has used extensively this year is Chevrolet Racing’s simulator located just outside of Charlotte, North Carolina. Corvette Racing senior engineer manager Chuck Houghton talks about the benefits of using the simulator and how …

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Oct 07 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Garcia Qualifies Points-Leading No. 3 Corvette Second in GTLM

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Garcia Qualifies Points-Leading No. 3 Corvette Second in GTLM Both Corvettes within 0.163 seconds of GTLM pole position for Petit Le Mans season finale No. 3 Corvette to clinch GTLM Driver’s, Team’s Championship with race start Chevrolet leading in quest for 12th Manufacturer’s Championship Milner happy with pace of No. 4 Corvette C7.R after qualifying BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 6, 2017) – Corvette Racing’s pair of Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs are in solid position for Saturday’s 10-hour …

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Oct 03 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: It’s Championship Weekend in GTLM

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: It’s Championship Weekend in GTLM Aiming for second straight sweep of Manufacturer’s, Driver’s and Team’s titles Garcia, Magnussen only need single point to clinch Driver’s title Chevrolet leads in quest for 12th Manufacturer’s Championship Eight wins at Petit Le Mans for Corvette Racing since 1999 DETROIT (Oct. 3, 2017) – Corvette Racing’s quest for another championship sweep concludes this weekend with the 20th running of Petit Le Mans – the annual 10-hour endurance race at …

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Sep 25 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Laguna Seca Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT MONTEREY: Garcia, Magnussen On Doorstep of GTLM Title

CORVETTE RACING AT MONTEREY: Garcia, Magnussen On Doorstep of GTLM Title Chevrolet leads Manufacturer’s Championship heading to Road Atlanta finale No. 3 Corvette team needs only start Petit Le Mans to win Driver’s Championship Chevrolet unofficially four points clear in Manufacturer’s standings MONTEREY, California (Sept. 24, 2017) – Corvette Racing’s pairing of Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen took a huge step toward the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver’s title in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Sunday at Mazda Raceway …

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Sep 24 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Laguna Seca Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT MONTEREY: Focus Forward to Raceday

CORVETTE RACING AT MONTEREY: Focus Forward to Raceday GTLM championship-leading team confident in strategy ahead of Monterey round MONTEREY, California (Sept. 23, 2017) – Corvette Racing is confidently looking ahead to raceday following GT Le Mans (GTLM) qualifying for the America’s Tire 250 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Following seventh- and ninth-place efforts Saturday in time trials, the championship-winning team will bank on strategy and its experience at the circuit to move up through the field Sunday. Jan Magnussen led …

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Sep 19 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, Corvette Racing, Laguna Seca Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT MONTEREY: Points the Name of the Game

CORVETTE RACING AT MONTEREY: Points the Name of the Game Still in the driver’s seat for all three GTLM championships Garcia, Magnussen coming off VIR victory to boost points lead Gavin, Milner look to add to team’s late-season momentum Chevrolet ahead in ultra-tight Manufacturer’s Championship battle Corvette Racing looks to repeat past success at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca DETROIT (Sept. 19, 2017) – With two races left in this year’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Corvette Racing is hoping this weekend’s …

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