Oct 01 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on Chevrolet Claims Pair of IMSA Manufacturer Championships at Petit Le Mans

Chevrolet Claims Pair of IMSA Manufacturer Championships at Petit Le Mans GT Le Mans and Prototype titles clinched with Green flag of 10-hour endurance race Chevrolet is IMSA’s winningest manufacturer over past three seasons Fifth consecutive Prototype Engine Manufacturer championship GTLM Manufacturer title is 11th in production-based IMSA competition First manufacturer to claim multiple championships in one season since 2009 BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 1, 2016) – Chevrolet has claimed Manufacturer Championships in the two premier classes of the IMSA WeatherTech …

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Oct 01 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Up-Front Starts for Championship Pushes

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Up-Front Starts for Championship Pushes Front-row start in GT Le Mans for Garcia, No. 3 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R GTLM Championship leaders Gavin, Milner to start seventh in class Chevrolet claims GTLM, Prototype Manufacturer titles with race start Cameron leads Corvette DP contingent with third in Prototype for Action Express Racing BRASELTON, Ga. (Sept. 30, 2016) – Corvette Racing will race for the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class titles in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship from …

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Sep 27 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Racing Toward GTLM Championships

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Racing Toward GTLM Championships Driver’s, Manufacturer’s and Team titles on the line at 10-hour Petit Le Mans Seventh-place points guarantee Driver’s title for Gavin, Milner Chevrolet takes Manufacturer’s Title with race start Corvette Racing going for ninth Petit Le Mans victory Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup championships also at stake DETROIT (Sept. 27, 2016) – Corvette Racing and Chevrolet can put the wraps on their wire-to-wire championship run this weekend as they close out …

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Sep 18 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, COTA, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT COTA: Championship Leads Intact Leaving Austin

CORVETTE RACING AT COTA: Championship Leads Intact Leaving Austin Big points day for Chevrolet, Corvette Racing, Corvette DPs Garcia, Magnussen advance to third place in GTLM Gavin, Milner increase GTLM Driver’s Championship lead Prototype win for Ricky, Jordan Taylor as Corvette DP scores podium sweep Chevrolet adds to lead in pair of Manufacturer races AUSTIN, Texas (Sept. 17, 2016) – Corvette Racing met its goal Saturday of a solid points haul to maximize its championship position heading into the final …

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Sep 17 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, COTA, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT COTA: Progress Made in GTLM for Corvette C7.Rs

CORVETTE RACING AT COTA: Progress Made in GTLM for Corvette C7.Rs Prototype pole position for Ricky Taylor in Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP Gavin starts on third row in championship-leading No. 4 Corvette Three Corvette DPs in top-five after Prototype qualifying Chevrolet looking to strengthen Manufacturer Championship leads AUSTIN, Texas (Sept. 16, 2016) – Corvette Racing’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) championship-leading Corvette C7.R will start from the third row of the class in Saturday’s Lone Star Le Mans sports car …

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Sep 15 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News Comments Off on Fässler, Rockenfeller Back with Corvette Racing for Petit Le Mans

Fässler, Rockenfeller Back with Corvette Racing for Petit Le Mans Endurance teammates rejoin team at Road Atlanta IMSA finale DETROIT (Sept. 15, 2016) – Corvette Racing is bringing back two endurance racing all-stars to rejoin its already strong lineup for the final championship push in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Mike Rockenfeller and Marcel Fässler will be part of the Corvette Racing roster at Road Atlanta’s 10-hour Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort. It will be the …

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Sep 14 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, COTA, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT COTA: Championship Chase Heads to Lone Star State

CORVETTE RACING AT COTA: Championship Chase Heads to Lone Star State Critical days ahead for Chevrolet, Corvette in race to GT Le Mans titles Garcia, Magnussen coming off overall victory at VIR No. 3 Corvette team a class winner at COTA in 2013 Gavin, Milner hoping to solidify Driver’s Championship lead Chevrolet in strong position in GTLM Manufacturer points DETROIT (Sept. 14, 2016) – The first of Corvette Racing’s 102 class victories came on a hot, steamy Texas evening in …

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Aug 29 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, VIR Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Overall Victory for Garcia, Magnussen

CORVETTE RACING AT VIR: Overall Victory for Garcia, Magnussen First class win of season for No. 3 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Winning duo leads 84 laps in GT-only event and solidify third in GTLM points Third straight win and fifth of season for Corvette Racing Chevrolet increases lead in GTLM Manufacturer Championship Gavin, Milner remain first in GTLM Driver Points ALTON, Va. (Aug. 28, 2016) – Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen won the Michelin GT Challenge at VIR on Sunday, the …

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Jul 10 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Banner Day for Corvette Teams

CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Banner Day for Corvette Teams Two GTLM podium positions for Corvette C7.Rs; Action Express Racing goes 1-2 again Gavin, Milner drive to runner-up finish in championship-leading Corvette C7.R Garcia, Magnussen claim GTLM podium, best finish since Rolex 24 runner-up Cameron, Curran take overall victory after 2015 Prototype runner-up BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Canada (July 10, 2016) – Sunday was a good day to drive a Chevrolet Corvette-powered race car in the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian …

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Jul 10 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: GTLM Pole Position for Garcia in No. 3 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: GTLM Pole Position for Garcia in No. 3 Corvette First pole of 2016 season for Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Corvette Racing going for 12th victory at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park GTLM Championship leaders Gavin, Milner to start from third row in class Victory on Sunday would be 100th all-time for Corvette Racing Ricky Taylor leads Corvette DP effort with front-row qualifying position BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Canada (July 9, 2016) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia claimed pole position Saturday …

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