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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Jul 10 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Antonio Garcia Pole-Winning Quote

Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia claimed pole position today for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class with a lap of 1:15.198 (117.7 mph) at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Garcia, who drives the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, will look for his second CTMP victory in three seasons with Jan Magnussen. ANTONIO GARCIA, CORVETTE RACING NO. 3 MOBIL 1/SiriusXM CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.R – GTLM POLE-WINNER: "Everyone at …

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Jul 06 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, Mosport, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Going for a Dozen North of the Border

CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Going for a Dozen North of the Border Canadian Tire Motorsport Park the most successful venue for leading GTLM team Twelve class victories for Corvette Racing at historic Canadian venue Magnussen leads Corvette Racing drivers with six career victories at CTMP Gavin, Milner lead GTLM Championship after five rounds DETROIT (July 6, 2016) – Of all the tracks where Corvette Racing has won a sports car race, no other venue has been as good to the …

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Jul 04 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Strategy, Execution Rule the Day

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Strategy, Execution Rule the Day Barbosa, Fittipaldi lead Action Express Racing 1-2 finish Milner, Gavin place fourth in GTLM on strength of strategy, pit stop and driving Corvette Daytona Prototype wins fifth straight year at Sahlen’s Six Hours Chevrolet retains leads in Prototype and GTLM Manufacturer championships WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (July 3, 2016) – There was good reason to celebrate on Independence Day weekend for the Corvette Racing and Corvette Daytona Prototype programs. Corvette Racing’s …

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