Sep 22 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Mid-Ohio, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: A New Stop for Corvette C8.R

CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: A New Stop for Corvette C8.R • First visit to Mid-Ohio for mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R • Corvette Racing first and second in GTLM Drivers Championship • Gavin, Milner back at site of 2012 ALMS GT victory • Chevrolet simulator key in Mid-Ohio prep for Corvette Racing drivers DETROIT (Sept. 22, 2020) – Corvette Racing takes the mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R to its first new track in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship this weekend as the …

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Sep 10 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Uncategorized Comments Off on Chevrolet Corvette C8.R Debuts on iRacing

Chevrolet Corvette C8.R Debuts on iRacing DETROIT — The Chevrolet Corvette C8.R, Corvette Racing’s first-ever mid-engine GT Le Mans challenger in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, is now available on iRacing. As part of the 2020 Season 4 build, iRacers can purchase the new car to compete in events throughout the service, including iRacing’s IMSA Online SportsCar Championship. “Corvette Racing is on a roll this season with the C8.R, and we are excited for iRacing fans to experience the exhilarating …

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Sep 05 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ATLANTA: Runner-Up Finish for Gavin, Milner

CORVETTE RACING AT ATLANTA: Runner-Up Finish for Gavin, Milner No. 4 Corvette C8.R second in GTLM points behind teammates Garcia, Taylor BRASELTON, Ga. (Sept. 5, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner completed a stellar comeback to finish as class runner-up Saturday in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s TireRack.com Grand Prix at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. The duo drove their No. 4 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R from nearly a lap down in the six-hour endurance race to …

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Sep 05 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ATLANTA: Oh So Close!

CORVETTE RACING AT ATLANTA: Oh So Close! Garcia, Milner just miss out on pole in dynamic GTLM qualifying session BRASELTON, Ga. (Sept. 4, 2020) – Corvette Racing will start second and third in class for the IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship’s TireRack.com Grand Prix following a stunning GT Le Mans (GTLM) qualifying session Friday at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. Antonio Garcia and Tommy Milner just missed pole position in their Chevrolet Corvette C8.Rs by a whisker ahead of Saturday’s six-hour …

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Sep 02 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ATLANTA: Right Places, Right Times

CORVETTE RACING AT ATLANTA: Right Places, Right Times • Corvette C8.R riding four-race GT Le Mans win streak • Garcia, Taylor winners of last two IMSA rounds • Chevrolet enters with expanded lead in Manufacturer’s Championship • Corvette Racing with 10 victories at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta • Six-hour endurance race is team’s first since WEC at Circuit of The Americas DETROIT (Sept. 2, 2020) – Corvette Racing returns to the endurance stage this weekend in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar …

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Aug 23 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Another Win for Garcia, Taylor

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Another Win for Garcia, Taylor Third win for No. 3 Corvette C8.R, team’s fourth straight since return to racing ALTON, Va. (Aug. 22, 2020) – Corvette Racing won again in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Saturday as Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor drove the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R to victory in the Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway. It’s the second win in a row for the Garcia/Taylor combo, their third …

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Aug 22 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Race-Winning Quotes

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Race-Winning Quotes Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor won Saturday’s Michelin GT Challenge at VIR in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R – their second straight victory in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and third since the beginning of July. It was the fourth straight victory for Corvette Racing in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) category and the program’s fourth at VIR. Garcia and Taylor also extended their lead in the GTLM Driver’s …

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Aug 22 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Second-, Third-Row Starts for Corvette C8.R

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Second-, Third-Row Starts for Corvette C8.R ALTON, Va. (Aug. 21, 2020) – Corvette Racing will line up from the second and third rows at Virginia International Raceway for the Michelin GT Challenge following Friday’s 15-minute qualifying session in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) class. Jordan Taylor qualified fourth and teammate Oliver Gavin fifth in the pair of Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.Rs around the 17-turn, 3.27-mile road course on the Virginia/North Carolina …

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Aug 18 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Coming in Hot!

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Coming in Hot! • Corvette C8.R on three-race GT Le Mans winning streak • Championship leaders Garcia, Taylor coming off unexpected Road America victory • Chevrolet with expanded lead in Manufacturer’s Championship • Sebring winners Gavin, Milner were Corvette Racing’s first VIR winners • Two overall GT-only wins for Corvette Racing at VIR DETROIT (Aug. 18, 2020) – In the midst of one of its hottest streak of racing during the last few seasons, Corvette Racing …

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Aug 17 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Pre-Race Media Conference Transcript

MSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY MICHELIN GT CHALLENGE AT VIR PRE-RACE MEDIA AVAILABILITY TRANSCRIPT AUGUST 17, 2020 Corvette Racing drivers Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor (No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R), Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner (No. 4 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R) and Corvette Racing Team Manager Ben Johnson met with members of the media during a Zoom conference call Monday to discuss the upcoming Michelin GT Challenge at VIR, the program’s three-race win streak in …

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