Jun 10 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20th Start in Hopes of Ninth Victory

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20th Start in Hopes of Ninth Victory Corvette program has set standard at 24 Hours for last two decades Corvette Racing seeks ninth class victory in competitive GTE Pro category Rockenfeller, No. 63 Corvette C7.R quickest in class on Test Day Six Corvette Racing drivers with 19 combined Le Mans victories DETROIT (June 10, 2019) – For the 20th straight year, Corvette Racing is set to take on the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Following …

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Jun 06 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: By the Numbers

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: By the Numbers DETROIT (June 6, 2019) – This year’s running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans is a landmark one for Corvette Racing. It is the 20th consecutive appearance for the program at the famed race dating back to 2000 – the longest current streak for a single entrant. With eight class victories in 19 starts, Corvette Racing is one of the most successful teams in the history of Le Mans. Below is …

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Jun 02 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Leaving Test Day Satisfied

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Leaving Test Day Satisfied Rockenfeller sets GTE Pro pace, Milner right behind in pair of Corvette C7.Rs LE MANS, France (June 2, 2019) – Ahead of its 20th consecutive appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing clicked off eight hours of running on the race’s annual Test Day with its pair of Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs. Corvette Racing drivers were first and third in the 17-car GTE Pro category in the only running …

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May 28 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Dress Rehearsal for 20th Appearance

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Dress Rehearsal for 20th Appearance Pair of Corvettes set for eight hours of running at famed Circuit de la Sarthe Corvette Racing seeks ninth class victory in competitive GTE Pro category Road America, Chevrolet simulator sessions part of intense preparation Six Corvette Racing drivers with 19 combined Le Mans victories DETROIT (May 28, 2019) – Corvette Racing is back across the Atlantic once again for a landmark appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans …

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May 05 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Mid-Ohio, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: Runner-Up Charge for No. 3 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: Runner-Up Charge for No. 3 Corvette Garcia, Magnussen finish second from seventh at race’s start Second consecutive podium for defending GTLM champions Second place in unofficial points for Garcia, Magnussen Mechanical issue prevents victory challenge by Milner, Gavin Team’s final race before 24 Hours of Le Mans LEXINGTON, Ohio (May 5, 2019) – Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen climbed the GT Le Mans (GTLM) podium for the second consecutive year at Mid-Ohio on Sunday in the …

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May 04 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Mid-Ohio, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: Milner Charges to Second-Row Starting Spot

CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: Milner Charges to Second-Row Starting Spot Fourth, seventh for Corvette C7.Rs in highly-competitive GTLM qualifying session LEXINGTON, Ohio (May 4, 2019) – Corvette Racing will look for more championship points and its 100th IMSA victory Sunday from the second and fourth rows of the GT Le Mans category following qualifying for the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio. Tommy Milner paced Corvette Racing’s efforts in Saturday’s time trials. He qualified fourth in the …

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May 01 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Mid-Ohio, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: Looking to Ride Wave of Momentum

CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO: Looking to Ride Wave of Momentum Team seeking to build on double-podium finish at Long Beach Garcia, Magnussen GTLM title push began a year ago Gavin, Milne most recent Corvette Racing winner at Mid-Ohio Program continues chase for 100th victory in IMSA competition Team’s final race before 24 Hours of Le Mans DETROIT (April 30, 2019) – One year ago at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Corvette Racing began its push to a third consecutive GT Le …

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Apr 14 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Long Beach, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Second and Third in Another Thriller

CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Second and Third in Another Thriller Garcia, Magnussen, Gavin, Milner all climb GT Le Mans podium LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 13, 2019) – Corvette Racing claimed two podium finishes Saturday at the Bubba Burger Sports Car Grand Prix of Long Beach, the first time since 2014 that the program scored a pair of top-three results on the streets of southern California. Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen placed second in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) category …

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Apr 13 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Long Beach, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Positive Vibes Going for Three Straight

CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Positive Vibes Going for Three Straight Gavin third, Garcia fifth in GT Le Mans qualifying in chase for IMSA victory No. 100 LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 12, 2019) – Corvette Racing will try for its 100th victory in International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) competition from the second and third rows of its category Saturday in the Bubba Burger Sports Grand Prix at Long Beach. Oliver Gavin, in the No. 4 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R, …

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Apr 08 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Long Beach, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Third Straight Win on Tap?

CORVETTE RACING AT LONG BEACH: Third Straight Win on Tap? Gavin, Milner arrive in southern California as two-time, defending GTLM winners Corvette Racing seeking eighth Long Beach victory since 2007 Garcia, Magnussen look to continue momentum from Sebring Chevrolet winningest IMSA manufacturer at Long Beach DETROIT (April 8, 2019) – During the past 20-plus years, Corvette Racing has made its mark in long-distance endurance racing with multiple victories in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Rolex 24 At Daytona and …

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