Jun 16 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report No. 63 Corvette still in the fight following No. 64 C7.R retirement LE MANS, France (June 16, 2019) – Corvette Racing reached half distance of its 20th appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans early Sunday with one of its Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs firmly entrenched in the battle for GTE Pro honors. The No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R of Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller ran fifth at the …

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Jun 14 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: On to the Race!

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: On to the Race! Garcia leads charge in No. 63 Corvette ahead of team’s 20th straight Le Mans start LE MANS, France (June 13, 2019) – In its 20th consecutive appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing recorded its fastest lap in a decade around the fabled circuit Thursday on the final qualifying day for Saturday and Sunday’s race. Antonio Garcia set a lap of 3:48.830 (132.849 mph) in the No. 63 …

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Jun 13 2019 Randall Shinn 2019, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20 Years In Their Own Words

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: 20 Years In Their Own Words Ahead of landmark 20th consecutive appearance at the 24 Hours LE MANS, France (June 13, 2019) – No program in endurance sports car racing can claim a longevity to match Corvette Racing at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Not only is this is the program’s 20th consecutive year at Le Mans, each year has been with Chevrolet and the Corvette brand. The success has been substantial with eight …

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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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