Jun 10 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Corvette C7.Rs Fifth, Sixth in Opening Qualifying Session

Garcia quickest driver in Daytona/Sebring-winning car; Milner sets time in No. 64 Corvette LE MANS, France – Following the first qualifying session Wednesday night at the Circuit de La Sarthe, Corvette Racing’s two Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs sit fifth and sixth on the provisional GTE Pro grid for this weekend’s 83rd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Antonio Garcia set a best lap of 3:55.963 (129.183 mph) in the No. 63 Corvette C7.R to lead the two-car effort. Tommy …

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Jun 10 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE® RACING TEAMS UP WITH BRM FOR LIMITED-EDITION TIMEPIECE COLLECTION

Introducing the inaugural Chevrolet® Corvette® C7.R Racing watch collection: the customized, licensed timepieces will be unveiled at the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans DALLAS – Bernard Richards Manufacture (BRM) and Corvette® Racing are partnering to release a series of limited-edition timepieces. Licensed by General Motors, the Chevrolet® Corvette® C7.R Racing collection honors an automotive icon, and the bespoke collaboration brings together two uniquely individual companies united by a commitment to the art of motorsports. BRM’s artisans have translated the racecar’s …

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Jun 08 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Ready for Another Classic

Drivers, crew, engineers focused on earning eighth class win since 2001 •Garcia, Magnussen, Briscoe going for endurance “Triple Crown” •No. 64 Corvette of Gavin, Milner, Taylor second in class during Test Day •Second race at Le Mans for Chevrolet Corvette C7.R LE MANS, France – Corvette Racing’s chance to write another chapter in sports car racing history is here. For the 16th consecutive season, Corvette Racing has its sights set on the 24 Hours of Le Mans with a two-car …

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May 31 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Plenty of Work – and Rain – on Test Day

Gavin sets second-quickest time in GTE Pro in No. 64 Corvette C7.R •Mostly wet conditions dampen track for eight hours of testing •Second appearance at Le Mans for Chevrolet Corvette C7.R •Corvette Racing with seven class victories at Le Mans LE MANS, France – Corvette Racing’s two Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs ran through a trouble-free – although damp – Test Day program Sunday ahead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The No. 64 Corvette C7.R set the second-fastest time in …

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May 26 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Test Day Sets the Stage for 24 Hours

Both Corvette C7.Rs ready for Le Mans dress rehearsal •Eight hours of track time on 8.3-mile Circuit de la Sarthe •Corvette Racing with seven class victories at Le Mans •Official test day follows two days of running at National Corvette Museum track DETROIT – With victories in two of sports car racing’s biggest events already in 2015, Corvette Racing turns its focus across the Atlantic Ocean for the focal point of the season. The 83rd running of the 24 Hours …

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May 03 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING, CORVETTE DP AT LAGUNA SECA: Overall Win for Westbrook, Valiante

VisitFlorida.com Racing Corvette DP narrowly edges out Wayne Taylor Racing in thrilling finish •Third Laguna Seca win for No. 90 Corvette Daytona Prototype •Chevrolet extends Prototype Engine Manufacturer championship lead •Milner, Gavin lead Corvette Racing GTLM effort with sixth-place finish MONTEREY, Calif. – Richard Westbrook and Michael Valiante gave the Corvette Daytona Prototype its third straight victory in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship on Sunday. The pairing won the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in …

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May 02 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING, CORVETTE DP AT LAGUNA SECA: Jordan Taylor Claims Overall Pole Position

Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP looking for second straight TUDOR victory •Second consecutive TUDOR pole for No. 10 Konica Minolta Corvette Daytona Prototype •VisitFlorida.com Racing No. 90 Corvette DP qualifies third •Tommy Milner qualifies fifth in No. 4 Corvette C7.R to GTLM charge for Corvette Racing MONTEREY, Calif. – Two weeks after his first win of the season, Jordan Taylor captured his first TUDOR United SportsCar Championship pole position. Taylor, who was victorious on the Long Beach street circuit two …

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Apr 29 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LAGUNA SECA: Going for Fourth Straight Monterey Win

Quartet of drivers have found Victory Circle each year since 2012 •Garcia, Magnussen on two-race Monterey victory streak •Gavin, Milner winners at Laguna Seca in 2012 •Final TUDOR Championship event for Corvette Racing before Le Mans DETROIT – Corvette Racing’s two-race California swing wraps up this weekend at a place where the team has found considerable success in the last decade. Mazda Raceway Laguna plays host to the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship’s fourth round, the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix, …

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Apr 19 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING, CORVETTE DP AT LONG BEACH: Thrilling Win for Wayne Taylor Racing

Magnussen, Garcia back on GTLM podium at Long Beach with third-place finish Second straight win for Corvette DP in TUDOR Championship Westbrook, Valiante third overall in VisitFlorida.com Corvette DP Chevrolet leads in Prototype, GTLM Manufacturer points after three rounds LONG BEACH – It was a good day Saturday at Long Beach for Chevrolet and the Corvette Racing programs. Ricky Taylor and Jordan Taylor were overall winners in the Tequila Patrón Sports Car Showcase in the third round of the TUDOR …

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Apr 17 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING, CORVETTE DP AT LONG BEACH: Pole Position for Ricky Taylor

Corvette DPs take four of top-five overall positions; Magnussen leads Corvette Racing in qualifying •First Long Beach pole position for Corvette DP •Wayne Taylor Racing second in last year’s Long Beach race •Corvette Racing to fight in GTLM from fourth and fifth on grid LONG BEACH – Wayne Taylor Racing’s Ricky Taylor captured his first pole position since 2012 with the fastest qualifying time for the Tequila Patrón Sports Car Showcase following Friday’s qualifying at the Long Beach street circuit. …

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