Jul 21 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing in Canada: Pressure-Packed Win for Gavin, Milner

Second win of 2013 for No. 4 Compuware Corvette; Garcia/Magnussen place fourth Bowmanville, Ont. – Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner scored their second victory in the American Le Mans Series on Sunday with a hard-earned effort in the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Milner took the checkered flag in the No. 4 Compuware Corvette C6.R for the fifth round of the ALMS as the duo became the first in the GT class to win multiple …

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Jul 21 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing in Canada: Corvette Racing Fast Facts

Ahead of Round 5 of the American Le Mans Series What: Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, Round 5 of the 2013 American Le Mans Series. The race airs live at 1 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and 11:45 a.m. ET on ESPN3. No. 4 Compuware Corvette C6.R – Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner Starting fifth in GT. Tommy Milner qualified at 1:16.083 (116.352 mph) Saturday. History at Lime Rock Park Oliver Gavin – Ten ALMS starts. Best finish: 1st (2004-05, 2011). …

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Jul 20 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing in Canada: Second, Sixth in ALMS GT Qualifyings

Hard crash for Magnussen but No. 3 Compuware Corvette will be ready to race Bowmanville, Ont. – Corvette Racing is a nine-time winner at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in American Le Mans Series competition. But the track formerly known as Mosport proved Saturday it can be unforgiving to even the best in racing. Jan Magnussen set the second-fastest lap in GT qualifying for the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix in the No. 3 Compuware Corvette C6.R before a significant crash …

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Jul 16 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing in Canada: Happy Hunting Grounds

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park has been good to Compuware Corvettes Bowmanville, Ont. – It’s time for Corvette Racing to head north of the border for its annual visit to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The American Le Mans Series’ lone Canadian event is the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix – a race Corvette Racing has won nine times since 2001. The 2.459-mile, 10-turn road course is one of the fastest in the ALMS and a favorite of all four Corvette Racing …

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Jul 06 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing at Lime Rock: Second Place for Garcia, Magnussen

Hard-charging effort pays off with another podium finish LAKEVILLE, Conn. – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen stood on the podium at Lime Rock Park for the second straight season with a runner-up finish Saturday in the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix. The No. 3 Compuware Corvette C6.R ran a nearly flawless race to lead Corvette Racing’s effort in the fourth round of the American Le Mans Series. The result, which played out for a live television audience …

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Jul 06 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing at Lime Rock: Corvette Racing Fast Facts

Ahead of Round 4 of the American Le Mans Series What: American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix, Round 4 of the 2013 American Le Mans Series. The race airs live at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN2. No. 4 Compuware Corvette C6.R – Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner Starting third in GT. Oliver Gavin qualified at 51.490 seconds (103.057 mph) Friday History at Lime Rock Park Oliver Gavin – Eight ALMS starts. Best finish: 1st (2004-05). One pole position (2008) Tommy …

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Jul 05 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing Stands Up to the Heat

Compuware Corvettes to start third, fifth in GT at Lime Rock LAKEVILLE, Conn. – Corvette Racing’s two Compuware Corvette C6.R race cars will roll off the GT grid from the second and third rows for Round 4 of the 2013 American Le Mans Series at Lime Rock Park, airing live at 3 p.m. ET Saturday on ESPN2. Oliver Gavin qualified the No. 4 Compuware Corvette third in class for the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix with Antonio Garcia fifth …

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Jul 02 2013 admin News Comments Off on Back in the USA: Corvette Racing Readies for Lime Rock

Next steps toward title defenses in ALMS LAKEVILLE, Conn. – Two weeks after both its Compuware Corvette C6.R race cars completed the Le Mans 24 Hours, Corvette Racing returns stateside to continue defense of its GT driver, team and manufacturer championships in the American Le Mans Series. Next up is scenic Lime Rock Park and the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix on Saturday, July 6. The fourth ALMS round of the year will air live starting at 3 p.m. …

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Jun 23 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Corvettes Complete 24 Hours

Fourth, seventh place in final Le Mans for C6.R with new car looming for ’14 LE MANS, France – Corvette Racing and its two Compuware Corvette C6.Rs completed the most demanding auto race in the world today by finishing in the top seven of the GTE Pro class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Jordan Taylor brought home the No. 73 Compuware Corvette in fourth place after starting seventh. It was a remarkable comeback …

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Jun 23 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing at Le Mans: 18-Hour Report

Both Compuware Corvettes persevering through safety car periods LE MANS, France – Through three-quarters of the world’s greatest road racing, Corvette Racing’s two Compuware Corvette C6.Rs continued to persevere through the night and into the daytime. At the end of 18 hours, Tommy Milner ran seventh in GTE Pro and Jan Magnussen was eighth in the class. The race likely will be remembered for the number of safety car periods – nine so far, to be exact. Both Jordan Taylor …

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