Aug 19 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Championship Lead for Garcia, Magnussen

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Championship Lead for Garcia, Magnussen Second-place finish moves No. 3 Corvette into GTLM points lead for first time in 2018   DANVILLE, Virginia (Aug. 19, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia moved into the lead of the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver’s Championship for the first time this season following Sunday’s Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway for the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.   Magnussen and Garcia placed second in the No. 3 …

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Aug 18 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Second, Fourth Rows in Shot at Three-peat

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Second, Fourth Rows in Shot at Three-peat Team going for fourth class victory in seven years at Virginia   DANVILLE, Virginia (August 18, 2018) – Corvette Racing will start from the second and fourth rows of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Virginia International Raceway following a somewhat damp qualifying session for Sunday’s Michelin GT Challenge at VIR.   Antonio Garcia qualified fourth and Tommy Milner seventh in GT Le Mans (GTLM), which has headliner honors …

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Aug 16 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIRGINA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY: By the Numbers

CORVETTE RACING AT VIRGINA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY: By the Numbers DETROIT (August 16, 2018) – Virginia International Raceway may be relatively new to Corvette Racing – only six visits there – but the team already has made an impact at the thrilling circuit in southern Virginia. As the program looks for a fourth victory – and third straight overall – this weekend at the Michelin GT Challenge, here are some facts and figures on Corvette Racing’s history at VIR as well …

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Aug 15 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Going for an Overall Three-peat

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Going for an Overall Three-peat Three victories in Virginia for Corvette Racing since 2012   Quartet of drivers very much in GT Le Mans title chase Garcia, Magnussen winners last two seasons at VIR Gavin, Milner looking for second Virginia victory together   DETROIT (Aug. 15, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s title chase in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship takes it to a circuit where – not surprisingly – it has shown significant strength: Virginia International Raceway. …

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