Mar 30 2016 admin 2016, News, Sebring Comments Off on Why Chevrolet Races

The BLOCK checks in with Chuck Houghton, senior engineer for Pratt & Miller, as well as Tommy Milner, driver of the No. 4 Corvette Racing C7.R, and asks why Chevrolet goes racing. It’s interesting to see how even some of the smallest details in a racecar make their way to a streetcar.

Mar 20 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Second Straight Win for Corvette C7.R to Start 2016

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Second Straight Win for Corvette C7.R to Start 2016 Gavin, Milner, Fässler win again in No. 4 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R   10th class victory at Sebring for Corvette Racing Team claims fifth straight Triple Crown victory Action Express Racing Corvette DPs take two Prototype podium spots   SEBRING, Fla. (March 19, 2016) – Corvette Racing’s Triple Crown streak continued Saturday with a 10th class victory in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh …

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Mar 19 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Red Flag Halts Race Near Three-Hour Mark

  CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Red Flag Halts Race Near Three-Hour Mark Corvette C7.Rs, Corvette DPs in the hunt for repeat victories   SEBRING, Fla. (March 19, 2016) – Corvette Racing and four Corvette Daytona Prototypes are in contention for their respective class victories today as a red flag for unsafe weather brought a halt to the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida. The event was stopped near the three-hour mark with the cars brought …

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Mar 19 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Corvette C7.Rs in the Thick of GTLM Fight

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Corvette C7.Rs in the Thick of GTLM Fight Saturday victory would be 10th in class at Sebring for Corvette Racing   Garcia fifth, Milner sixth in ultra-tight GTLM qualifying Corvette Racing going for fifth consecutive Triple Crown victory Action Express Racing Corvette DPs fill out second row of Prototype grid   SEBRING, Fla. (March 18, 2016) – Corvette Racing will find itself right in the middle of another victory in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of …

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Mar 15 2016 Randall Shinn 2016, News, Sebring Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Speeding Toward More History

CORVETTE RACING AT SEBRING: Speeding Toward More History Corvette Racing with nine Sebring class wins and last four Triple Crown victories   First event for Corvette Racing since dynamic 1-2 finish at Daytona Garcia, Magnussen part of GT Le Mans-winning Corvette in 2015 This year’s Sebring marks the 60th anniversary race for Corvette brand   DETROIT (March 15, 2016) – Sebring and Corvette. They go together like America and apple pie. In fact, they have for 60 years now – …

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Feb 05 2016 admin 2016, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Two Corvettes Confirmed for June Race

Team enters as defending GTE Pro champion, reigning Rolex 24 winner Eight class victories at Le Mans since 2001 Gavin, Milner, Jordan Taylor won in class last year Garcia, Magnussen joined by Corvette Racing newcomer Ricky Taylor DETROIT (Feb. 5, 2016) – On the heels of a historic 1-2 class finish in the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Corvette Racing learned today that its two Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs have been invited to this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans. It is …

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Jan 31 2016 admin 2016, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Historic 1-2 Finish for Corvette C7.R at Rolex 24

Gavin, Milner, Fässler take 0.034-second victory in No. 4 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Closest finish in Rolex 24 race history Garcia, Magnussen, Rockenfeller second in No. 3 Corvette Second straight Rolex 24 win for Corvette Racing and third since 2001 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 31, 2016) – A 24-hour race came down to 0.034 seconds Sunday as Corvette Racing won the 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona when the team’s pair of Chevrolet Corvette C7.R race cars finished 1-2 in the GT …

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Jan 31 2016 admin 2016, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Halfway Report

IMSA – WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP 54th ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY CORVETTE DRIVER IN-RACE UPDATES JAN. 30-31, 2016 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Team Chevy and Corvette found themselves in the thick of battles for the lead in two classes halfway through the 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona. Corvette Daytona Prototypes held four of the top five overall positions early Sunday while Corvette Racing’s pair of Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs were locked in a race-long fight in search of second …

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Jan 30 2016 admin 2016, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Eight-Hour Driver Quotes

IMSA – WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP 54th ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY CORVETTE DRIVER IN-RACE UPDATES JAN. 30-31, 2016 MAX ANGELELLI, WAYNE TAYLOR RACING NO. 10 KONICA MINOLTA CORVETTE DP: “The car was very good but I fought all the time because the cars in front of me were slower than I was and I was trying to find a way to overtake them. So it was tough, but I am pleased with the team and pleased with the …

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Jan 30 2016 admin 2016, Daytona, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: Four-Hour Driver Quotes

IMSA – WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP 54th ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY CORVETTE DRIVER IN-RACE UPDATES JAN. 30-31, 2016 JAN MAGNUSSEN, NO. 3 CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.R: “I took it very easy to begin with. I didn’t want to risk the car; I really wanted to find the balance and see where we were compared to everyone else. It wasn’t great at first. I was struggling with top speed, plus I had a little too much understeer. We made an …

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