Jul 02 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, CTMP, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT CTMP: Steep Hills to Climb

CORVETTE RACING AT CTMP: Steep Hills to Climb Corvette C8.R feeling good but struggling for pace in Canadian debut BOWMANVILLE, Ontario (July 2, 2022) – Corvette Racing’s No. 3 Chevrolet Corvette C8.R will start from the third row of the GT Daytona (GTD) category Sunday for the Chevrolet Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motosport Park – the first race for the mid-engine Corvette in Canada. Jordan Taylor set a best lap of 1:15.955 (116.547 mph) in the Mobil 1/SiriusXM C8.R …

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Jun 28 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, CTMP, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT CTMP: Oh… Canada!!

CORVETTE RACING AT CTMP: Oh… Canada!! Team back at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park with C8.R for the first time DETROIT (June 28, 2022) – For the first time since 2019, Corvette Racing and the rest of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship is back at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for Sunday’s Chevrolet Grand Prix. Absent from the team’s calendar since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2.459-mile, 10-turn road course just outside of Toronto will see the mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette …

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Jun 26 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: No Late Luck at All

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: No Late Luck at All Late-race contact foils hard charge toward class podium, possible win for Garcia, Taylor WATKINS GLEN, NY (June 26, 2022) – Nearly all the late-race luck went against Corvette Racing on Sunday in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. The No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R finished sixth in GT Daytona (GTD) PRO after the class’s fifth round in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. It was the first GTD …

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Jun 25 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Tough Going in Qualifying

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Tough Going in Qualifying Garcia, Taylor start sixth in GTD PRO for Sahlen’s Six Hours WATKINS GLEN, NY (June 25, 2022) – Corvette Racing will roll off from the seventh row of the GT Daytona (GTD) category and in sixth position among GTD PRO entries for the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen on Sunday. Jordan Taylor set a qualifying lap of 1:46.259 (115.190 mph) in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R around …

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Jun 22 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Road to Redemption

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Road to Redemption Garcia, Taylor hope to rebound from Le Mans with Six Hours repeat DETROIT (June 22, 2022) – While their run at the 24 Hours of Le Mans ended with disappointment, Antonio Garcia, Jordan Taylor and the rest of Corvette Racing’s squad in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship are back stateside for another shot at a long-distance race victory. The Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen is the first race in the U.S. …

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Jun 21 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Antonio Garcia Transcript

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Antonio Garcia Transcript Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia, who drives the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R with Jordan Taylor, met with members of the media during a Zoom conference call Tuesday to discuss this weekend’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen, the team’s performance heading Watkins Glen and other topics. FULL GARCIA TRANSCRIPT: ON RETURNING TO IMSA GTD PRO COMPETITION AT WATKINS GLEN: “Going back to The Glen will be great. I’ve always loved …

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Jun 12 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: No Words

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: No Words Both Corvettes retire early in final GTE Pro race at 24 Hours LE MANS, France (June 12, 2022) – Corvette Racing’s GTE Pro run at the 24 Hours of Le Mans ended with retirements of both Chevrolet Corvette C8.Rs on Sunday. Alexander Sims in the No. 64 Corvette was fighting to regain the class lead just before the 18-hour mark when a prototype competitor moved into him on the Mulsanne Straight. The contact, …

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Jun 11 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report No. 64 Corvette remains in contention into final 12 hours LE MANS, France (June 12, 2022) – Corvette Racing’s No. 64 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R made it back into podium position at the halfway mark of the 24 Hours of Le Mans after an up-and-down, roller-coaster ride in the second quarter of the race. Nick Tandy was aboard the No. 64 Corvette that ran second in GTE Pro after a couple of …

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Jun 11 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Six-Hour Report

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Six-Hour Report Corvette C8.Rs run 1-2 in majority of race’s first quarter LE MANS, France (June 11, 2022) – Corvette Racing ran 1-2 in GTE Pro at the quarter-distance of the 24 Hours of Le Mans with the No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R leading much of the first six hours. Antonio Garcia was in the early part of his second rotation in the race-leading Corvette after he, Jordan Taylor and Nicky Catsburg each …

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Jun 10 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: The Final Words

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: The Final Words Six C8.R Le Mans drivers reflect on past week’s running ahead of 24 Hours LE MANS, France (June 10, 2022) – All the testing, practice and qualifying sessions are in the rear-view mirror. Now it’s time for Corvette Racing to take on the 24 Hours of Le Mans and go for a ninth victory in the great endurance race. The two Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.Rs will roll off first and second …

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