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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Jun 09 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Hyperpole for Tandy, No. 64 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Hyperpole for Tandy, No. 64 Corvette Pair of C8.Rs to start 1-2 in class at 24 Hours for first time since 2010 LE MANS, France (June 9, 2022) – Nick Tandy led a 1-2 result for Corvette Racing in the Hyperpole session Thursday night ahead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Tandy set a lap of 3:49.985 (132.538 mph) the No. 64 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R to give the team its first pole …

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Jun 08 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: C8.Rs Advance to Hyperpole

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: C8.Rs Advance to Hyperpole Garcia, Tandy among GTE Pro leaders in first official practice, qualifying sessions LE MANS, France (June 8, 2022) – Both Corvette Racing entries advanced Wednesday to the Hyperpole final qualifying session for the 24 Hours of Le Mans with the pair of mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.Rs continuing their strong showing from Sunday’s Test Day. Antonio Garcia, driving the No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R, was the second-fastest driver in an …

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Jun 08 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: How to Watch and Listen

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: How to Watch and Listen No. 64 C8.R on-board stream, MotorTrend coverage highlight 2022 Le Mans return LE MANS, France (June 8, 2022) – Corvette Racing and the mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R are back at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in search of the program’s ninth class victory at the historic French enduro. The race also will be made available to viewers and listeners in the United States and around the world on multiple …

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Jun 07 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: By the Numbers

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: By the Numbers • 1: As in one team, one manufacturer and one model of car for 21 appearances at Le Mans: Corvette Racing, Chevrolet and the Chevrolet Corvette. • 3: Generations of Corvette Racing entries since 2000 – Corvette C5-R (2000-04), Corvette C6.R (2005-13), Corvette C7.R (2014-2019) and Corvette C8.R (2021). • 3: Number of wins for the Corvette C5-R – 2001, 2002, 2004. • 4: Number of wins for the Corvette C6.R – …

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Jun 06 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Great to See Everyone Again!

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Great to See Everyone Again! Fan activities such as open pit walk, autograph sessions, drivers’ parade return LE MANS, France (June 6, 2022) – For the first time since 2019, the 24 Hours of Le Mans is fully open to spectators with popular activities such as public scrutineering, pit walks, autograph sessions and the parade of drivers returning to the event. With these and other fan engagements returning, Le Mans is bound to attract a …

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Jun 05 2022 Randall Shinn 2022, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Sims, 64 C8.R Quickest in Testing

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Sims, 64 C8.R Quickest in Testing Corvettes show form on Sunday Test Day in second trip to Circuit de la Sarthe LE MANS, France (June 5, 2022) – Corvette Racing’s Alexander Sims set the fastest GTE Pro time in testing Sunday ahead of next weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans – the second time at the French endurance classic for the mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R. Sims set the fastest GTE Pro time of 3:54.001 (130.239 …

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