Jun 30 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Second-Row Sweep in GTLM Qualifying

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Second-Row Sweep in GTLM Qualifying Milner third, Garcia fourth in Corvette C7.Rs ahead of steamy Sahlen’s Six Hours   WATKINS GLEN, New York (June 30, 2018) – Both Tommy Milner and Antonio Garcia made their final laps in Corvette Racing’s Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs count Saturday in qualifying for the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. The Corvette Racing teammates filled out the second row in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) category for Sunday’s …

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Jun 27 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Watkins Glen Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Back on Familiar Ground

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Back on Familiar Ground First event for Corvette Racing since 24 Hours of Le Mans   Program looking for second victory at Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen Four Corvette Racing drivers tied in GTLM points after four rounds Corvette C7.Rs to show patriotic livery ahead of Independence Day   DETROIT (June 27, 2018) – Following another appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing is back on American soil as it returns …

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Jun 22 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, News, Uncategorized Comments Off on Corvette C7.R to Race in WEC in Shanghai

Corvette C7.R to Race in WEC in Shanghai Its first race in Asia will close Corvette Racing’s historic 20th season Corvette C7.R racecar features special Redline livery SHENZHEN – Chevrolet announced today that Corvette Racing will close its 20th season of competition in grand style by competing in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) 2018 race in Shanghai. The C7.R racecar, which will wear a special Redline livery for the competition, will be the first factory-run Corvette to race in …

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Jun 19 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Hard-Fought, Fifth-Place Finish for No. 63 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Hard-Fought, Fifth-Place Finish for No. 63 Corvette   LE MANS, France (June 17, 2018) – In 19 years of competing at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing has experienced both disappointment and achievement. The constant in each case, though, is the drive of those on the program to give maximum effort each and every appearance.   That was on display again this year at the 86th running of the French endurance classic. Corvette …

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Jun 17 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Halfway Report Garcia/Magnussen/Rockenfeller fighting in top-five; No. 64 Corvette still going strong   LE MANS, France (June 17, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s No. 63 entry remained among the lead six cars in a hotly contested GTE Pro category as the 24 Hours of Le Mans entered its second half.   Antonio Garcia had just gotten back in the No. 63 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R prior to the 12-hour mark as the team’s highest-running entry …

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Jun 16 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Six-Hour Report

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Six-Hour Report No. 63 Corvette in thick of tough GTE Pro battle; No. 64 C7.R fighting back after early trouble   LE MANS, France (June 16, 2018) – Corvette Racing found itself in the expected fight among GTE Pro cars in the opening six hours of the 86th 24 Hours of Le Mans on Saturday. The action in the category – featuring 17 cars and six manufacturers – was fast and furious with one of …

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Jun 15 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Corvette Racing At 20 Years, Part Two

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Corvette Racing At 20 Years, Part Two Ahead of team’s 19th appearance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans   DETROIT (June 15, 2018) – There has been plenty said about the impact of Corvette Racing’s 20th season of competition. Prominent figures inside Chevrolet and the program marveled about the team’s longevity, consistency and commitment to global GT endurance racing.   Those words of praise continue as Corvette Racing readies for its 19th consecutive appearance at …

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Jun 14 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Garcia Improves in Final Qualifying Session

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Garcia Improves in Final Qualifying Session No. 63 Corvette to start on fifth row, No. 64 C7.R on seventh row Saturday   LE MANS, France (June 14, 2018) – Corvette Racing will roll off from the fifth and seventh rows of an extremely deep and challenging GTE Pro field when the green flag flies for the start of the 86th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans on Saturday. Already with eight victories and …

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Jun 14 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Garcia, Milner Lead Charge in First Round of Qualifying

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Garcia, Milner Lead Charge in First Round of Qualifying Program going for ninth Le Mans class victory in 19 attempts   LE MANS, France (June 13, 2018) – Corvette Racing went as fast as it ever has in the GTE Pro category around the Circuit de la Sarthe on Wednesday in the first of three qualifying sessions for the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Both Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs dipped into the 3:50 bracket and averaged …

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Jun 08 2018 Randall Shinn 2018, Le Mans, Le Mans, News Comments Off on CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Date with Destiny Dawns

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: Date with Destiny Dawns Ninth Le Mans class win would add another highlight in 20th season   DETROIT (June 8, 2018) – With a successful Test Day in the rear-view mirror, it’s time for Corvette Racing to turn its focus toward the focal part of its season – the 86th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. It’s the 19th consecutive appearance for the team at the French endurance classic… and undoubtedly its biggest …

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