Jun 28 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Westbrook, Valiante Repeat at Six Hours

Fifth victory in six races for Corvette Daytona Prototype •Second win of 2015 for No. 90 Corvette DP to regain championship lead •Barbosa, Fittipaldi third in No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP •No. 3 Corvette C7.R fourth in GTLM in first race since 24 Hours of Le Mans WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Richard Westbrook and Michael Valiante are repeat winners at Watkins Glen International. The VisitFlorida.com Racing Corvette Daytona Prototype won the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen on …

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Jun 27 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Points Pay Off for Starting Positions

Qualifying abandoned due to weather; Corvettes on pole overall and in GTLM •Corvette DPs fill front two rows of Prototype grid based on points •No. 3 Corvette C7.R to start first in GT Le Mans class •Third race in Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Corvette Racing and Corvette Daytona Prototypes will line up based on TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Driver’s points for Sunday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours at The Glen. Heavy rain at Watkins Glen International …

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Jun 26 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING: TRIPLE CROWN WINNER

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Corvette Racing’s victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans two weeks ago completed the team’s Triple Crown of sports car endurance racing with the Chevrolet Corvette C7.R. Corvette Racing is the first team since 2000 to win the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring and 24 Hours of Le Mans in the same season. This weekend, Corvette Racing returns to the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship with the Sahlen’s Six Hours of …

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Jun 23 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Searching for More Endurance Success

Corvette C7.Rs already have won at Le Mans, Daytona and Sebring in 2015 •Gavin, Milner enter off thrilling class victory at 24 Hours of Le Mans •Garcia, Magnussen back to defend Watkins Glen race victory from 2014 •Two Corvettes sit 1-2 in Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup GTLM standings DETROIT – Le Mans, Daytona and Sebring. Each is a premier endurance event on the global sports car calendar, and Corvette Racing has secured victory in each so far in …

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Jun 14 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: A Chevrolet Corvette Comeback Victory

Gavin, Milner, Taylor Give Chevrolet, Corvette Racing an eighth class win at Le Mans LE MANS, France – Corvette Racing stood atop the podium at the 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday as Oliver Gavin, Tommy Milner and Jordan Taylor wrote the final chapter of a storybook comeback that ended with the team winning the GTE Pro category in their No. 64 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R. The trio in their No. 64 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R completed 337 laps for 2,864.50 …

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Jun 13 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Eighteen-Hour Update

No. 64 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R leads inside final six hours LE MANS, France – Entering the final quarter of the 83rd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing found itself well within reach of another class victory. A quick pit stop by the Corvette Racing crew put Tommy Milner into the lead just past the 18-hour mark ahead of Toni Vilander in what is shaping up to be a fantastic finish to this year’s race. Oliver Gavin …

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Jun 13 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Update

Milner surges back into lead after strong stints by Gavin, Taylor in No. 64 Corvette C7.R LE MANS, France – With 12 hours down and 12 to go, Corvette Racing is in the midst of a fight for top honors at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Tommy Milner retook the lead in GTE Pro in his first stint just past the halfway point Sunday morning at Le Mans. Oliver Gavin drove three stints on two sets of tires and …

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Jun 13 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Six-Hour Update

Gavin, Milner strong in the open to push No. 64 Corvette C7.R to GTE Pro lead LE MANS, France – Corvette Racing powered its way through the GTE Pro field and into the lead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the first six hours. All three drivers of the No. 64 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R put in impressive lap times to go along with quick pit work by the Corvette Racing crew as Jordan Taylor ran second six hours …

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Jun 11 2015 admin News Comments Off on NO. 63 CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.R WITHDRAWN FROM EVENT AFTER QUALIFYING ACCIDENT

LE MANS, France – The No. 63 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R of Corvette Racing drivers Jan Magnussen, Antonio Garcia and Ryan Briscoe, has been withdrawn from this weekend’s 83rd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans following an accident during Thursday’s first qualifying session. A mechanical issue resulted in Magnussen losing control of the car in the Porsche Curves, damaging the front and rear of the Corvette C7.R beyond immediate repair. After having been helped from the car by the …

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Jun 11 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Ride Along for 24 Hours

In-car streaming from both Corvette C7.Rs and Corvette Racing garage on FOXSports.com LE MANS, France – Corvette Racing fans throughout the United States once again have the opportunity to get an inside look at the team’s chase for an eighth class victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. FOXSports.com will provide a live video stream featuring in-car cameras in both the No. 63 and No. 64 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R race cars and the Corvette Racing pit throughout Saturday and …

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