Jun 16 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: From Hopes to Heartbreak

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: From Hopes to Heartbreak LE MANS, France (June 16, 2019) – Corvette Racing’s hopes for a magical victory in its 20th straight appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans didn’t come to pass, but the effort of the program was never stronger than what the team displayed Saturday and Sunday in the world’s biggest endurance race. The No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R of Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller finished ninth …

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Jun 16 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report No. 63 Corvette still in the fight following No. 64 C7.R retirement LE MANS, France (June 16, 2019) – Corvette Racing reached half distance of its 20th appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans early Sunday with one of its Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs firmly entrenched in the battle for GTE Pro honors. The No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R of Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller ran fifth at the …

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Jun 14 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: On to the Race!

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: On to the Race! Garcia leads charge in No. 63 Corvette ahead of team’s 20th straight Le Mans start LE MANS, France (June 13, 2019) – In its 20th consecutive appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing recorded its fastest lap in a decade around the fabled circuit Thursday on the final qualifying day for Saturday and Sunday’s race. Antonio Garcia set a lap of 3:48.830 (132.849 mph) in the No. 63 …

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Jun 13 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20 Years In Their Own Words

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20 Years In Their Own Words Ahead of landmark 20th consecutive appearance at the 24 Hours LE MANS, France (June 13, 2019) – No program in endurance sports car racing can claim a longevity to match Corvette Racing at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Not only is this is the program’s 20th consecutive year at Le Mans, each year has been with Chevrolet and the Corvette brand. The success has been substantial with eight …

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Jun 10 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20th Start in Hopes of Ninth Victory

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20th Start in Hopes of Ninth Victory Corvette program has set standard at 24 Hours for last two decades Corvette Racing seeks ninth class victory in competitive GTE Pro category Rockenfeller, No. 63 Corvette C7.R quickest in class on Test Day Six Corvette Racing drivers with 19 combined Le Mans victories DETROIT (June 10, 2019) – For the 20th straight year, Corvette Racing is set to take on the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Following …

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Jun 06 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: By the Numbers

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: By the Numbers DETROIT (June 6, 2019) – This year’s running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans is a landmark one for Corvette Racing. It is the 20th consecutive appearance for the program at the famed race dating back to 2000 – the longest current streak for a single entrant. With eight class victories in 19 starts, Corvette Racing is one of the most successful teams in the history of Le Mans. Below is …

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Jun 02 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Leaving Test Day Satisfied

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Leaving Test Day Satisfied Rockenfeller sets GTE Pro pace, Milner right behind in pair of Corvette C7.Rs LE MANS, France (June 2, 2019) – Ahead of its 20th consecutive appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing clicked off eight hours of running on the race’s annual Test Day with its pair of Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs. Corvette Racing drivers were first and third in the 17-car GTE Pro category in the only running …

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May 28 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Dress Rehearsal for 20th Appearance

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Dress Rehearsal for 20th Appearance Pair of Corvettes set for eight hours of running at famed Circuit de la Sarthe Corvette Racing seeks ninth class victory in competitive GTE Pro category Road America, Chevrolet simulator sessions part of intense preparation Six Corvette Racing drivers with 19 combined Le Mans victories DETROIT (May 28, 2019) – Corvette Racing is back across the Atlantic once again for a landmark appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans …

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