Oct 27 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Laguna Seca, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WEATHERTECH RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA: On the Doorstep of a Championship

CORVETTE RACING AT WEATHERTECH RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA: On the Doorstep of a Championship • First race for mid-engine Corvette C8.R at historic Monterey track • Garcia, Taylor can wrap up GTLM title in No. 3 Corvette C8.R • Gavin, Milner eager to recreate race-winning Monterey magic • Corvette Racing with seven class victories at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca • Event rescheduled from original mid-September date DETROIT (Oct. 27, 2020) – Corvette Racing continues to inch closer to writing a new …

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Oct 18 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Runner-Up for No. 3 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Runner-Up for No. 3 Corvette Garcia, Taylor, Catsburg continue strong season in GTLM championship push BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 18, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia, Jordan Taylor and Nicky Catsburg posted a runner-up class finish Saturday in the 10-hour Petit Le Mans at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. The trio narrowly missed sending their No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R to its sixth victory of the season in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le …

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Oct 16 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Garcia Claims Pole Position

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Garcia Claims Pole Position First pole at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta for GTLM Championship co-leader BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 16, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia captured pole position for Petit Le Mans on Friday – his first at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta – with the fastest time in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) class during qualifying for Saturday’s 10-hour endurance race. Garcia, in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R, …

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Oct 16 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Pole-Winner Quote

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Pole-Winner Quote Antonio Garcia, No. 3 Corvette C8.R to start first in GTLM for Petit Le Mans BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 16, 2020) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia captured pole position at Petit Le Mans on Friday with the fastest time in GT Le Mans (GTLM) during qualifying for the 10-hour race at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta – his first at the circuit. Garcia, in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R, set a lap …

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Oct 13 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, News, Road Atlanta Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Petit Le Mans a Big Challenge

CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD ATLANTA: Petit Le Mans a Big Challenge • Second event of 2020 at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta for Corvette Racing • Program remains first and second in GTLM Drivers Championship • Garcia, Taylor enter on two-race win streak • Corvette Racing with eight class victories at Petit Le Mans • Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta site of C8.R’s first public laps in 2019 DETROIT (Oct. 13, 2020) – In a normal season, Corvette Racing would be preparing …

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Oct 11 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Charlotte, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Garcia, Taylor Win a Thriller

CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Garcia, Taylor Win a Thriller Fifth win for GTLM leaders, sixth for first-year Chevrolet Corvette C8.R CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 11, 2020) – Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor’s charmed season continued Saturday as they claimed another victory in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with a victory in their No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R at Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval. Garcia passed John Edwards for the lead with 21 minutes left and held on despite a late-race …

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Oct 11 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Charlotte, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Race-Winner Quotes

CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Race-Winner Quotes CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 10, 2020) – Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor won another round in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Saturday with a victory in their No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval. Garcia passed John Edwards for the lead with 21 minutes left and held on despite a late-race caution. The duo extended their GTLM Drivers’ Championship lead to 24 points over their Corvette Racing teammates …

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Oct 11 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Charlotte, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Jordan Taylor Pole Quote

CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Jordan Taylor Pole Quote CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 10, 2020) – Jordan Taylor captured his second consecutive pole position Saturday afternoon ahead of tonight’s 100-minute, GT-only race for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at the Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval. Taylor set a best time of 1:14.278 (112.442 mph) in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R that he shares with Antonio Garcia in the 15-minute session for GT Le Mans (GTLM) competitors. It was Taylor’s third …

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Oct 07 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Charlotte, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Technology & Data Sharing

CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Technology & Data Sharing Exchange of information between Corvette Racing, Chevrolet NASCAR engineering DETROIT (Oct. 7, 2020) – This weekend’s event at Charlotte Motor Speedway’s road course venue for Corvette Racing and Chevrolet’s NASCAR Cup Series teams is a unique opportunity for the manufacturer with two of its premier programs at the same track on the same weekend. Corvette Racing competes in a 100-minute, GT-only race for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Saturday night on …

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Oct 06 2020 Randall Shinn 2020, Charlotte, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Racing Into the Unknown

CORVETTE RACING AT CHARLOTTE: Racing Into the Unknown • First race at Charlotte Roval for Corvette Racing • Program remains first and second in GTLM Drivers Championship • Team to use Chevrolet simulator day before and day of official practice • Data exchange between Corvette Racing, Chevrolet NASCAR engineers a key • Corvette Racing hoping for second GT-only race win of IMSA season DETROIT (Oct. 6, 2020) – As a team that has been competing around the world for more …

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