Jul 10 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Banner Day for Corvette Teams

CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Banner Day for Corvette Teams Two GTLM podium positions for Corvette C7.Rs; Action Express Racing goes 1-2 again Gavin, Milner drive to runner-up finish in championship-leading Corvette C7.R Garcia, Magnussen claim GTLM podium, best finish since Rolex 24 runner-up Cameron, Curran take overall victory after 2015 Prototype runner-up BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Canada (July 10, 2016) – Sunday was a good day to drive a Chevrolet Corvette-powered race car in the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian …

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Jul 10 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: GTLM Pole Position for Garcia in No. 3 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: GTLM Pole Position for Garcia in No. 3 Corvette First pole of 2016 season for Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Corvette Racing going for 12th victory at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park GTLM Championship leaders Gavin, Milner to start from third row in class Victory on Sunday would be 100th all-time for Corvette Racing Ricky Taylor leads Corvette DP effort with front-row qualifying position BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Canada (July 9, 2016) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia claimed pole position Saturday …

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Jul 10 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Antonio Garcia Pole-Winning Quote

Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia claimed pole position today for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class with a lap of 1:15.198 (117.7 mph) at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Garcia, who drives the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, will look for his second CTMP victory in three seasons with Jan Magnussen. ANTONIO GARCIA, CORVETTE RACING NO. 3 MOBIL 1/SiriusXM CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.R – GTLM POLE-WINNER: "Everyone at …

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Jul 06 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Going for a Dozen North of the Border

CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Going for a Dozen North of the Border Canadian Tire Motorsport Park the most successful venue for leading GTLM team Twelve class victories for Corvette Racing at historic Canadian venue Magnussen leads Corvette Racing drivers with six career victories at CTMP Gavin, Milner lead GTLM Championship after five rounds DETROIT (July 6, 2016) – Of all the tracks where Corvette Racing has won a sports car race, no other venue has been as good to the …

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Jul 04 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Strategy, Execution Rule the Day

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Strategy, Execution Rule the Day Barbosa, Fittipaldi lead Action Express Racing 1-2 finish Milner, Gavin place fourth in GTLM on strength of strategy, pit stop and driving Corvette Daytona Prototype wins fifth straight year at Sahlen’s Six Hours Chevrolet retains leads in Prototype and GTLM Manufacturer championships WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (July 3, 2016) – There was good reason to celebrate on Independence Day weekend for the Corvette Racing and Corvette Daytona Prototype programs. Corvette Racing’s …

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Jul 03 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Full Focus on Sunday’s Six Hours

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Full Focus on Sunday’s Six Hours GTLM Championship co-leader Milner leads Corvette C7.R attack in GTLM qualifying Corvette Racing a 2014 class-winner at Watkins Glen Ricky Taylor second overall in Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP Chevrolet leads Prototype and GTLM Manufacturer championships WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (July 2, 2016) – Corvette Racing will take its experience and success in endurance racing into Sunday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen with the two Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs on …

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Jun 28 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Back to Racing in the U.S.

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Back to Racing in the U.S. Returning to North America with Driver’s, Manufacturer, Team GT Le Mans points lead Six-hour endurance event plays into strengths of Corvette Racing Gavin, Milner enter with GTLM season and Endurance Cup points lead Garcia, Magnussen winners at Sahlen’s Six Hours in 2014 DETROIT (June 28, 2016) – Corvette Racing has returned from across the Atlantic and is set to resume its GT Le Mans (GTLM) campaign in the IMSA …

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Jun 19 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Garcia, Magnussen, Taylor Complete 24 Hours

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Garcia, Magnussen, Taylor Complete 24 Hours Trouble-free run for No. 63 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R at French endurance classic LE MANS, France (June 19, 2016) – A total team effort from Corvette Racing resulted in one of its Chevrolet Corvette C7.R race cars completing the 24 Hours of Le Mans today – the 17th time America’s premier GT team has tackled the famed French endurance race. The No. 63 Konica Minolta/Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R of …

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Jun 19 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Tommy Milner Quote

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Tommy Milner Quote No. 64 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R retired after crash in 17th hour Corvette Racing’s No. 64 Konica Minolta/Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R has been retired following a crash in the 17th hour of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Driver Tommy Milner returned to the team garage under his own power. He, Oliver Gavin and Jordan Taylor had been running as high as fifth in GTE Pro. TOMMY MILNER, NO. 64 KONICA MINOLTA/MOBIL …

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Jun 19 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Update

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Update Corvette C7.Rs maintain top-10 positions in GTE Pro class LE MANS, France (June 19, 2016) – At the halfway point of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing’s pair of Konica Minolta/Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs remained comfortably in the top-10 of a highly competitive GTE Pro class. Through 12 hours, both Corvettes continued to run trouble-free in a race that saw a handful of its top competitors fall by the wayside. …

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