Jan 26 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Record Distance in C8.R Debut

CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Record Distance in C8.R Debut Garcia, Taylor, Catsburg finish fourth in GTLM No. 3 Corvette C8.R completes program-record distance in Rolex 24 Gavin, Milner, Fässler fight through to finish after mid-race issues DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 26, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s new Chevrolet Corvette C8.R finished its maiden race with a fourth-place finish in the Rolex 24 At Daytona to start the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Antonio Garcia, Jordan Taylor and Nicky Catsburg led the team’s …

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Jan 26 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA – TWELVE-HOUR REPORT

IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA – TWELVE-HOUR REPORT CORVETTE RACING DRIVER QUOTES JANUARY 26, 2020 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 26, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s new mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R remained in the thick of the fight for Rolex 24 At Daytona honors as the opening round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship entered its second half. Nicky Catsburg ran fourth in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Corvette C8.R as the 12th hour came and went at Daytona …

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Jan 26 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA – SIX-HOUR REPORT

IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA – SIX-HOUR REPORT CORVETTE RACING DRIVER QUOTES JANUARY 25, 2020 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2020) – Corvette Racing sped its way through the opening quarter of the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Saturday as the new mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R completed its first six hours of racing competition. The pair of Mobil 1/SiriusXM Corvette C8.Rs were inside the top-five of GT Le Mans (GTLM) with 18 hours left in the opening …

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Jan 22 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: By the Numbers

CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: By the Numbers DETROIT (Jan. 22, 2020) – Corvette Racing begins its 22nd season of competition – and first with the mid-engine Corvette C8.R – this weekend with the Rolex 24 At Daytona to start the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. To mark the occasion, here are some facts and figures on the team’s history at both Daytona and as a whole. • 0.034: As in seconds – the winning margin of victory in Corvette Racing’s 1-2 …

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Jan 20 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Corvette C8.R Set for Spotlight

CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Corvette C8.R Set for Spotlight First race for new, mid-engine Corvette C8.R New-look lineup seeks Corvette Racing’s fourth victory on Daytona high banks Program set to crack 300,000 competition miles since first race in 1999 Full lineup of Chevy vehicles at Motorsports Display, Daytona Injector and Chevrolet Experience DETROIT (Jan. 20, 2020) – For more than 20 years, Corvette Racing has carved a legacy in GT endurance racing with three generations of front-engine racing Corvettes. The …

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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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Jan 27 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Six-Hour Update

IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA CORVETTE RACING DRIVER QUOTES – FIRST SIX HOURS JANUARY 26, 2019 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 26, 2019) – Corvette Racing’s No. 4 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R worked its way from ninth to the front of the GT Le Mans (GTLM) field in the first six hours of the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Saturday. Oliver Gavin, who started in the No. 4 Corvette, was back behind the wheel after the quarter …

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Jan 25 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on Champion Corvette Racers Design Unique Drivers Series Models

Champion Corvette Racers Design Unique Drivers Series Models Special edition vehicles honor winning Corvette Racing drivers with four distinctive appearances DAYTONA, Fla. – Chevrolet today introduced the 2019 Corvette Drivers Series special edition Grand Sport models designed in collaboration with the Corvette Racing team. Each of the four versions has a specific exterior color and unique graphics package inspired by Corvette Racing drivers Tommy Milner, Oliver Gavin, Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia. "The Corvette Drivers Series celebrates Corvette Racing’s winning …

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Jan 24 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Daytona, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Front-Row GTLM Start for Magnussen, No. 3 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Front-Row GTLM Start for Magnussen, No. 3 Corvette