Aug 10 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing at Road America: Solid Starts for Compuware Corvettes

Garcia qualifies second in No. 3 Compuware Corvette; Gavin fourth in No. 4 entry ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – Corvette Racing’s two Compuware Corvette C6.Rs qualified second and fourth in class Saturday for the Orion Energy Systems 245 at Road America. That means the two velocity yellow Corvettes will roll off the grid one behind the other for Sunday’s sixth round of the American Le Mans Series. Antonio Garcia was second-quickest in the GT class with a 2:04.212 in the No. …

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Aug 06 2013 admin News Comments Off on Corvette Racing at Road America: The Spiritual Home

Compuware Corvettes come to Elkhart Lake in thick of ALMS GT championships ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – For more than 50 years, Road America has come to define the quintessential American road racing circuit. Likewise, the Chevrolet Corvette has been America’s sports car for 60 years. This weekend, Corvette Racing serves as the bridge that once again reunites the two icons for the Orion Energy 245 – the sixth round of the 2013 American Le Mans Series. The team enters its …

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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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