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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Aug 28 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Season’s Third Win for Garcia, Magnussen

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Season’s Third Win for Garcia, Magnussen Chevrolet, Corvette Racing bolster GTLM Manufacturer’s, Driver’s championship leads ALTON, Va. (Aug. 27, 2017) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen won for the second straight year at Virginia International Raceway on Sunday as the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R claimed victory in the Michelin GT Challenge at VIR. Garcia crossed the finish line to win by 12.031 seconds. The victory increased the pair’s lead in the …

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Aug 27 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, News, VIR Comments Off on ANTONIO GARCIA AND JAN MAGNUSSEN SCORED THE WIN IN THE MICHELIN GT CHALLENGE AT VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY FOR THE IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP AND EXTENDS LEAD IN GT LE MANS CHAMPIONSHIP. Quick Winner’s Quotes:

ANTONIO GARCIA AND JAN MAGNUSSEN SCORED THE WIN IN THE MICHELIN GT CHALLENGE AT VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY FOR THE IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP AND EXTENDS LEAD IN GT LE MANS CHAMPIONSHIP. Quick Winner’s Quotes: JAN MAGNUSSEN: "Crazy race. We just put ourselves in the right position when other people made mistakes." ANTONIO GARCIA: "Thank you. Thank you. We knew it was going to be difficult starting sixth. We knew with a potential green race, which it was, everything we lost …

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Aug 26 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Third-Row Start for Milner, Magnussen

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Third-Row Start for Milner, Magnussen Pair of Chevrolet Corvettes to roll off side-by-side at VIR ALTON, Va. (Aug. 26, 2017) – With the race for the GT Le Mans championships heating up, Corvette Racing’s pair of Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs will start side-by-side Sunday for the Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway. It’s the ninth race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with two more remaining in a close title fight. Tommy Milner qualified fifth Saturday …

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Aug 22 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: In Search of a Repeat on GT-Only Weekend

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: In Search of a Repeat on GT-Only Weekend Garcia, Magnussen defending race-winners in No. 3 Corvette No. 3 Corvette duo leads GT Le Mans Driver’s Championship Chevrolet looking to regain Manufacturer’s points lead Gavin, Milner eager to score second tandem VIR victory DETROIT (Aug. 22, 2017) – It’s getting down to crunch time for Corvette Racing. With the end of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season quickly approaching, endurance racing’s premier GT program hopes to tighten …

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Aug 07 2017 Randall Shinn 2017, News, Road America Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD AMERICA: No. 3 Corvette Retains Points Lead

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD AMERICA: No. 3 Corvette Retains Points Lead Fourth for Garcia/Magnussen, fifth for Gavin/Milner in another wild finish ELKHART LAKE, Wisconsin (Aug. 6, 2017) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen extended their GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver’s Championship lead Sunday with a fourth-place finish at Road America in the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase. An early strategic call and some late-race luck propelled the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R from eighth at the …

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