May 09 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing ALMS Stats, Monterey

CORVETTE RACING 86 RACE WINS (78 ALMS, 7 LeMans, 1 GRAND-AM) AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES CORVETTE RACING ADVANCE AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES MONTEREY MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA MAY 11, 2013 DID YOU KNOW? Both the 2014 Corvette Stingray coupe and convertible are powered by the new LT1 6.2L V-8, with an estimated 450-hp and 450 lb-ft of torque. As no structural reinforcements are required for the convertible, both models share almost identical power-to-weight ratios. The LT1 combines several advanced technologies, including direct …

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Apr 20 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing Finishes 4th and 5th at Long Beach

Tied for Manufacturer Lead After 2 Rounds LONG BEACH, Calif. – Corvette Racing scored two top-five finishes at Long Beach to maintain a share of the lead in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) Manufacturer Standings through the first two races of the season. Tommy Milner and Oliver Gavin, drove the No. 4 Compuware Corvette C6.R to a fourth-place finish in the GT class in the two-hour Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach on the 1.968-mile, 11-turn …

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Apr 19 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing Qualifies 4th and 6th at Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Jan Magnussen, driver of the No. 3 Compuware Corvette C6.R, qualified fourth (1:19.047 secs.) in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) GT Class at Long Beach. Tommy Milner, who won his first ALMS race at this event last year, qualified sixth (1:19.083) in the No. 4 Compuware Corvette C6.R on the 1.968-mile, 11-turn Long Beach Street Circuit. “We definitely made some good improvements between practice and qualifying,” Magnussen said. “It’s always hard here because there’s such …

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Apr 19 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing Looks Foward to Long Beach Return

LONG BEACH, Calif. – Corvette Racing returns to where its championship season in 2012 earned its first of four victories: The 1.968-mile, 11-turn Long Beach Street Circuit. Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner, co-drivers of the No. 4 Compuware Corvette C6.R, won at Long Beach last year en route to the Team and Driver championships. It was their first victory as a team, and Milner’s first victory in the American Le Mans Series. “Long Beach was the start of the run …

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Apr 19 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing ALMS Stats, Long Beach

CORVETTE RACING 86 RACE WINS (78 ALMS, 7 LeMans, 1 GRAND-AM) AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES CORVETTE RACING ADVANCE Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach LONG BEACH TEMPORARY STREET COURSE LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA DID YOU KNOW? Both the 2014 Corvette Stingray coupe and convertible are powered by the new LT1 6.2L V-8, with an estimated 450-hp and 450 lb-ft of torque. As no structural reinforcements are required for the convertible, both models share almost identical power-to-weight ratios. The …

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Mar 16 2013 admin News Comments Off on Chevy ALMS at Sebring 12 Hour: Corvette Racing Opens 2013 with Win at Sebring

No. 4 Compuware Corvette C6.R Brings 8th 12-Hour Victory to Corvette Racing SEBRING, Fla. – Tommy Milner made a late pass for the lead and then held on for the final 15 minutes as the No. 4 GT Compuware Corvette C6.R won the American Le Mans Series GT class 61st Annual Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring International Raceway on Saturday. The No. 4 Corvette C6.R – driven by 2012 Drivers’ champions Milner and Oliver Gavin, and Richard …

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Mar 16 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing In Top 5 at Midway Point of Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring

SEBRING, Fla. – Both the No. 3 and No. 4 GT Compuware Corvette C6.Rs have experienced early problems in American Le Mans Series 61st Annual Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring, but, at the midway point, the No. 4 Corvette C6.R remains in contention after overcoming a two-lap deficit at Sebring International Raceway. At the six-hour mark, the No. 4 Corvette C6.R is in fourth place and on the lead lap in the GT class, after starting second and leading …

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Mar 15 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing Qualifies Both Teams in Top 5 at Sebring

SEBRING, Fla. – Oliver Gavin, driver of the No. 4 GT Compuware Corvette C6.R, qualified second (1:58.934, 113.206 mph) in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) GT class for the 61st Annual Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring International Raceway – just 0.119 seconds off the pole. Antonio Garcia qualified fifth (1:59:348, 112.813 mph) in the No. 3 GT Compuware Corvette C6.R. “I’m happy with what we’ve got,” Gavin said following his qualifying effort around the 3.74-mile track. …

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Mar 14 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing Sets Sights on 2013 after Successful 2012

SEBRING, Fla. – Corvette Racing, after a very successful 2012, is focused squarely on the present as it heads into 61st Annual Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring at historic Sebring (Fla.) International Raceway this weekend. Corvette Racing won the 2012 ALMS GT Manufacturer, Team and Driver (Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner) championships in 2012, and has seven class victories at Sebring since 2002. “Sebring has so much importance and not just from an historic perspective,” said Doug Fehan, Corvette …

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Oct 29 2012 admin News Comments Off on The Year in Review: Corvette Racing’s Championship Season

Chevrolet Team Reigns in 2012 American Le Mans Series GT As Chevrolet celebrated the 60th year of Corvette production, Chevrolet’s Corvette Racing team reigned in the production-based GT class in the 2012 American Le Mans Series. In 10 ALMS races, the twin Compuware Corvette C6.Rs posted four victories, six runner-up finishes, 12 podium appearances, two poles, and five fastest race laps. That performance propelled Corvette Racing to a sweep of the GT class championships. Corvette Racing won the team title …

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