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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