Apr 13 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Long Beach, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Positive Vibes Going for Three Straight

CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Positive Vibes Going for Three Straight Gavin third, Garcia fifth in GT Le Mans qualifying in chase for IMSA victory No. 100 LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 12, 2019) – Corvette Racing will try for its 100th victory in International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) competition from the second and third rows of its category Saturday in the Bubba Burger Sports Grand Prix at Long Beach. Oliver Gavin, in the No. 4 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R, …

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Apr 08 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Long Beach, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Third Straight Win on Tap?

CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Third Straight Win on Tap? Gavin, Milner arrive in southern California as two-time, defending GTLM winners Corvette Racing seeking eighth Long Beach victory since 2007 Garcia, Magnussen look to continue momentum from Sebring Chevrolet winningest IMSA manufacturer at Long Beach DETROIT (April 8, 2019) – During the past 20-plus years, Corvette Racing has made its mark in long-distance endurance racing with multiple victories in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Rolex 24 At Daytona and …

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Mar 17 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Valiant Effort Lands No. 3 Corvette on Podium

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Valiant Effort Lands No. 3 Corvette on Podium SEBRING, Fla. (March 16, 2019) – Corvette Racing closed its marathon weekend of racing Saturday on the class podium at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, bringing one of the team’s most demanding events to an end. Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller placed third in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) category of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. It was a remarkable effort for the trio …

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Mar 17 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Solid Effort in FIA WEC Round

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Solid Effort in FIA WEC Round Garcia, Magnussen, Rockenfeller finish eighth in class with No. 63 Corvette C7.R SEBRING, Fla. (March 16, 2019) – Corvette Racing gave a solid effort during the 1,000 Miles of Sebring on Friday as Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller finished eighth in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s GTE Pro category. The trio, driving the No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R, ran a solid race despite a couple minor …

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Mar 15 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Garcia, Milner to Start on Second, Third GTLM Rows

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Garcia, Milner to Start on Second, Third GTLM Rows Program going for 12th class victory at Sebring 12 Hours SEBRING, Fla. (March 15, 2018) – Corvette Racing will go for its 12th victory Saturday in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring from the second and third rows of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) category. Antonio Garcia qualified the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R third in class during Friday morning’s …

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Mar 15 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Fifth-Place Class Start for Sebring 1,000 Miles

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Fifth-Place Class Start for Sebring 1,000 Miles Garcia quickest in GTE Pro during two-driver qualifying session Corvette Racing will roll off from the fifth position in the GTE Pro category for Friday’s FIA World Endurance Championship’s 1,000 Miles of Sebring – the team’s first of two races during the Super Sebring weekend. Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen averaged a lap of 1:57.844 around the 3.74-mile, 17-turn Sebring International Raceway in the No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet …

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Mar 11 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: ‘Super’ Weekend on Tap for Corvette C7.Rs

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: ‘Super’ Weekend on Tap for Corvette C7.Rs Team set for races in WeatherTech Championship, FIA WEC on same weekend Corvette Racing seeks 12th victory in Sebring 12 Hours with pair of Corvette C7.Rs Garcia, Magnussen, Rockenfeller to pilot Corvette in 1,000-mile WEC race Chevrolet among leaders in Sebring victories for manufacturers DETROIT (March 11, 2018) – Corvette Racing is used to facing sports car racing’s toughest tests. But this year’s trip to Sebring International Raceway may …

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Feb 26 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Doing the Double

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Doing the Double Garcia, Magnussen and Rockenfeller to contest IMSA, WEC enduros DETROIT (Feb. 26, 2019) – Corvette Racing confirmed today its participation in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s 1,000-mile race at Sebring International Raceway, one day prior to the 67th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller will contest both endurance rounds during the "Super Sebring" weekend that will see the FIA WEC and IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship compete …

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Jan 28 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Soggy Result in Rolex 24 for Corvette C7.Rs

CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Soggy Result in Rolex 24 for Corvette C7.Rs Eventful start to program’s 21st season of competition DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2019) – In more than two decades of competition, Corvette Racing has faced its share of adversity and challenging conditions. The championship-winning program experienced the highs and lows of endurance racing Saturday and Sunday in a soggy start to the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The two Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs finished the Rolex …

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Jan 27 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Halfway Report

MSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA CORVETTE RACING DRIVER QUOTES – Halfway Update JANUARY 27, 2019 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2019) – Halfway through the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Corvette Racing’s No. 4 Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs remained in the thick of a back-and-forth battle for the lead in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) category of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Oliver Gavin ran in the top-five in class in the No. 4 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette as …

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