Nov 15 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Respect to the Bumps

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Respect to the Bumps GTLM championship program closes out first year with mid-engine Corvette C8.R SEBRING, Fla. (Nov. 14, 2020) – Corvette Racing endured a tough close to its championship-winning season at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring on Saturday, but it ended 2020 with a tremendous level of success in the first year of the mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R. A pair of suspension issues relegated the two Mobil 1/SiriusXM Corvette C8.Rs to fifth- and …

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Nov 14 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on Chevrolet Captures GT Le Mans Manufacturers Championship

Chevrolet Captures GT Le Mans Manufacturers Championship Comes on the heels of Corvette Racing taking the GTLM Drivers, Team titles SEBRING, Fla. (Nov. 14, 2020) – Chevrolet claimed the GT Le Mans Manufacturers title in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship today after the Corvette C8.R started the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. This is Chevrolet’s 13th Manufacturers title in IMSA GT competition since 2001 and concludes the mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R’s inaugural season. Corvette Racing fielded two of the …

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Nov 13 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Sebring, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Pole, Track Record for Garcia, No. 3 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Pole, Track Record for Garcia Corvette C8.Rs on first, second row in GTLM ahead of 2020 IMSA finale SEBRING, Fla. (Nov. 13, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia claimed his second pole position of the season Friday ahead of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, adding yet another exclamation point to a championship season for the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R. Garcia set a GT Le Mans (GTLM) track record in time trials …

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Nov 12 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Saluting Oliver Gavin

CORVETTE RACING IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Saluting Oliver Gavin DETROIT (Nov. 12, 2020) – Track action for Corvette Racing at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring begins today, as does the final event weekend for Oliver Gavin as a full-time driver in the program. The Corvette Racing veteran will step away from full-time competition after a 19-year run that has seen him set nearly every record of success in team history. Gavin and his full-season Corvette Racing teammates – …

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Nov 10 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Championship Close-Out

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Championship Close-Out • Chevrolet on verge of claiming GTLM Manufacturers Championship • Corvette Racing looking for 13th Sebring victory • Gavin, Milner, No. 4 Corvette seek second Sebring win of 2020 • Garcia, Taylor enter having clinched class Drivers title in No. 3 C8.R • Final race for Gavin as full-time Corvette Racing pilot DETROIT (Nov. 10, 2020) – Corvette Racing returns to Sebring International Raceway this weekend for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring …

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Nov 03 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING GTLM CHAMPIONSHIP ZOOM TRANSCRIPT

CORVETTE RACING GTLM CHAMPIONSHIP ZOOM TRANSCRIPT Comments from Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor Corvette Racing drivers Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor (No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R) met with members of the media during a Zoom conference call Tuesday to discuss clinching the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Drivers title in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the development of the first-year C8.R and next week’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, among other topics. FULL TRANSCRIPT: ANTONIO GARCIA, NO. 3 …

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Nov 02 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Laguna Seca, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WEATHERTECH RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA: Another Runner-Up for GTLM Champions Garcia, Taylor

CORVETTE RACING AT WEATHERTECH RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA: Another Runner-Up for GTLM Champions Garcia, Taylor · Garcia, Taylor take second consecutive runner-up finish · Chevrolet on verge of clinching GTLM Manufacturers championship · Technical infraction spoils run for Gavin, Milner MONTEREY, Calif. (Nov. 1, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor recorded their eighth podium finish of the season Sunday as the pairing finished second in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class of the Monterey Sports Car Championship at …

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Nov 02 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Laguna Seca, News Comments Off on Garcia, Taylor, No. 3 Corvette C8.R Clinch GT Le Mans Championships

Garcia, Taylor, No. 3 Corvette C8.R Clinch GT Le Mans Championships Banner season in first year for mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette C8.R MONTEREY, Calif. (Nov. 1, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor clinched the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Drivers title Sunday in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship – the 13th for Corvette Racing and with one event still to go in the season. The two finished the Monterey Sports Car Championship second in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM …

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Nov 01 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Laguna Seca, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WEATHERTECH RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA:
Taylor Sets GTLM Record in Pole Position Run

CORVETTE RACING AT WEATHERTECH RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA: Taylor Sets GTLM Record in Pole Position Run Gavin to start third in another strong showing for Corvette C8.R at new track MONTEREY, Calif. (Nov. 1, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Jordan Taylor captured pole position and set a GT Le Mans track record in the process Sunday morning ahead of the Monterey Sports Car Championship at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. Taylor, driving the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R, set the fastest …

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Oct 31 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Sebring Comments Off on Chevrolet Salutes Oliver Gavin as He Concludes Full-Time Role with Corvette Racing

Chevrolet Salutes Oliver Gavin as He Concludes Full-Time Role with Corvette Racing Longest serving, most accomplished driver in Corvette Racing program history DETROIT (October 31, 2020) – Chevrolet and Corvette Racing are paying tribute to the accomplishments of Oliver Gavin, who will step away from full-time competition with the program at the end of 2020. Gavin, one of sports car racing’s biggest stars, has been part of Corvette Racing since 2002 and will complete his 18th full-time season with the …

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