Aug 08 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD AMERICA: Second for Garcia in GTLM Qualifying

Corvette C7.Rs, Corvette DPs showing good speed ahead of Road America round Fittipaldi second on Prototype grid in Action Express Racing Corvette DP Chevrolet first in Prototype Engine Manufacturer standings, third in GTLM points Corvette Racing going for seventh class win at Road America ELKHART LAKE, Wisc. – Antonio Garcia will start from the outside spot of the front row in the No. 3 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R following Saturday?s qualifying session for the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road …

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Aug 05 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT ROAD AMERICA: Familiar Surroundings for the Cross Flags

Six class victories at Elkhart Lake since racing debut there in 2002 Garcia, Magnussen enter with GT Le Mans championship lead Familiar grounds for both Corvette Racing and Corvette production cars Chevrolet hoping to gain ground in GTLM manufacturer standings DETROIT – Corvette Racing returns to one of North America’s classic tracks this weekend: Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis. The team’s two Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs are part of the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class field for Sunday’s Continental Tire …

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Jul 12 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Garcia, Magnussen Reclaim GTLM Points Lead

Wayne Taylor Racing, No. 31 Action Express Racing Corvette DPs 1-2 in Prototype BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Canada – Corvette Racing and the Corvette Daytona Prototype program each had days to remember Sunday in the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix presented by Hawk Performance. Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia regained the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans Driver points lead while Jordan Taylor and Ricky Taylor led a 1-2 overall finish for the Corvette DP at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Garcia …

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Jul 11 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Ricky Taylor On Overall Pole

Magnussen fifth in class for No. 3 Corvette C7.R; No. 4 car to change tires for start BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Canada – Ricky Taylor scored his second pole position of 2015 Friday with the fastest lap in qualifying for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix presented by Hawk Performance. His lap of 1:09.705 (126.998 mph) in Wayne Taylor Racing’s No. 10 Konica Minolta Corvette DP gave him a 0.159-second advantage over Christian Fittipaldi in Action Express Racing’s No. 5 Mustang Sampling …

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Jul 07 2015 admin News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING IN CANADA: Home Away From Home

Eleven class victories at one venue is most for Corvette Racing team Garcia, Magnussen aim to repeat as Canadian Tire Motorsport Park victors Gavin, Milner won in 2013 thriller for Corvette Racing Another win would give Corvette Racing an even dozen at Canadian track DETROIT – Corvette Racing has competed on tracks throughout North American and around the world. But no venue has witnessed more of the team’s successes than Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. As a result, it’s no surprise …

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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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