Corvette Racing to 2nd Place at 2023 Rolex 24

Corvette Racing to 2nd Place at 2023 Rolex 24

Corvette News and Archives Category, Corvette Racing News
Celebrate the 25th Season of Corvette Racing with a Stellar Performance at the Rolex 24 - Second Place in the GT Daytona (GTD) Pro Division! Chevrolet Corvette C8.R racing entered its 25th season in the Rolex 24 At Daytona with an impressive class finish of second place. Antonio Garcia, Jordan Taylor, and Tommy Milner collaborated to pilot the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Corvette to a superb result in the GT Daytona (GTD) PRO division. Read the press release below to learn more details: PRESS RELEASE: Corvette Racing at the 2023 Rolex 24, placing 2nd with Antonio Garcia, Jordan Taylor and Tommy Milner in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Corvette. Photo Credit - Richard Prince - Chevrolet Racing IN THIS ARTICLE: CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA 2023: Close… but Second in Rolex…
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Corvette Z06 GT3.R Revealed at Daytona: Photos & Press Release

Corvette Z06 GT3.R Revealed at Daytona: Photos & Press Release

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Today is a big day for fans of the legendary Chevrolet Corvette, as the all-new Corvette Z06 GT3.R has been officially revealed to the public! The racecar made its debut at Daytona International Speedway ahead of Saturday’s Rolex 24, a full year before it will make its competition debut at the 2024 Rolex 24 At Daytona. The Corvette Z06 GT3.R is sure to make a big impact on the racing circuit, and we can’t wait to see what the future holds for this high-performance racecar. Watch for complete coverage and photos from the event in an up-and-coming issue of Vette Vues Magazine. But in the mean time, we have the latest release from Chevy! Corvette ZO6 GT3.R Revealed - Front View of the 2024 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 GT3R - Photo…
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SVRA 2023 SCHEDULE FEATURES 22 RACING EVENTS

SVRA 2023 SCHEDULE FEATURES 22 RACING EVENTS

Corvette Events, Corvette News and Archives Category, Corvette Racing News
2023 SPORTSCAR VINTAGE RACING ASSOCIATION PROVISIONAL SCHEDULE Check out the SVRA 2023 schedule. We also have the press release from the SVRA Website below. The SVRA 2023 schedule features 22 events at premier venues across the country. DateTrackLocationFebruary 3-5*Auto Club SpeedwayFontana, Calif.February 23-26Sebring International RacewaySebring, Fla.March 3-5Thunderhill Raceway ParkWillows, Calif.March 9-12NOLA Motorsports ParkAvondale, La.March 23-26Michelin Raceway Road AtlantaBraselton, Ga.April 27-30Sonoma RacewaySonoma, Calif.May 4-7WeatherTech Raceway Laguna SecaSalinas, Calif.May 18-21Road AmericaPlymouth, Wis.May 26-29Lime Rock ParkLakeville, Conn.June 9-11Ridge Motorsports ParkShelton, Wash.June 15-18Indianapolis Motor SpeedwayIndianapolis, Ind.June 22-25Mid-Ohio Sports Car CourseLexington, OhioJuly 13-16Portland International RacewayPortland, Ore.July 28-30New Jersey Motorsports ParkMillville, N.J.August 18-20Summit Point Motorsports ParkSummit Point, W.Va.September 1-3Willow Springs International RacewayRosamond, Calif.September 6-10Watkins Glen InternationalWatkins Glen, N.Y.September 22-24World Wide Technology RacewayMadison, Ill.October 5-8VIRginia International RacewayAlton, Va.October 12-14Chattanooga Motorcar Festival Chattanooga, Tenn.October 13-15Utah Motorsports CampusTooele, UtahNovember 2-5 Circuit…
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CORVETTE RACING AT LIME ROCK 2022: Short Track, Big Fight

CORVETTE RACING AT LIME ROCK 2022: Short Track, Big Fight

Corvette Racing News
CORVETTE RACING AT LIME ROCK 2022: Corvette Racing is getting ready for this weekend. We are looking at a pre-race press release from Corvette Racing for the FCP Euro Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. Corvette Racing at Lime Rock - Photo Credit Corvette Racing CORVETTE RACING AT LIME ROCK: Short Track, Big Fight Garcia, Taylor looking for back-to-back wins at sports car racing’s bullring DETROIT (July 12, 2022) – After racing at the wide-open spaces of places like Daytona and Le Mans, Corvette Racing this weekend travels to sports car racing’s version of a bullring: Lime Rock Park for Saturday’s Northeast Grand Prix. Saturday’s two-hour, 40-minute race is one of two GT-only events for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor, teammates in the No. 3…
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CORVETTE RACING AT MONZA: Celebrazione for Tandy, Milner!

CORVETTE RACING AT MONZA: Celebrazione for Tandy, Milner!

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Corvette Racing made history this weekend at Monza when they became the first people ever to win an event with a Chevrolet Corvette C8.R in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). See the press release below. CORVETTE RACING AT MONZA: Celebrazione for Tandy, Milner! No. 64 Corvette C8.R claims maiden win in FIA WEC on Monza debut MONZA, Italy (July 10, 2022) – VITTORIA for Corvette Racing at Monza! Tommy Milner and Nick Tandy drove the No. 64 Chevrolet Corvette C8.R to a thrilling win in the Six Hours of Monza. It was the program’s first victory of the season in the FIA World Endurance Championship and the maiden win in the series for the mid-engine Corvette. Tandy crossed the finish line first in GTE Pro after the leading Ferrari…
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Corvette C8.R 2nd at Chevy Grand Prix Canada 2022

Corvette C8.R 2nd at Chevy Grand Prix Canada 2022

Corvette Racing News
We are looking at the press release from Corvette Racing. Corvette C8.R placed second at the Chevrolet Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. CORVETTE RACING AT CTMP: No. 3 Corvette Back on Podium Garcia, Taylor takes runner-up GTD PRO finish in return to Canada Great Drive by Jordan Taylor & Antonio Garcia P-2 & Team Corvette! BOWMANVILLE, Ontario (July 3, 2022) – Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor made their way back onto the GT Daytona (GTD) PRO podium Sunday as the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R placed second at the Chevrolet Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. It’s the first podium for the Corvette duo since April’s race at Long Beach for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The result boosted Garcia and Taylor back…
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CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN 2022: Road to Redemption

CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN 2022: Road to Redemption

Corvette News and Archives Category, Corvette Racing News
We are looking at a press release dated June 22, 2022, as Corvette Racing prepares for Watkins Glen. CORVETTE RACING AT WATKINS GLEN: Road to Redemption Garcia and Taylor hope to rebound from Le Mans with Six Hours repeat DETROIT (June 22, 2022) – While their run at the 24 Hours of Le Mans ended with disappointment, Antonio Garcia, Jordan Taylor, and the rest of Corvette Racing’s squad in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship are back stateside for another shot at a long-distance race victory. The Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen is the first race in the U.S. since May 1 for Corvette Racing and the rest for the field of competitors in the new GT Daytona (GTD) PRO category. Through five races, Garcia and Taylor stand second in…
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CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: No Words

CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: No Words

Corvette Racing News
CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: No WordsBoth Corvettes retire early in final GTE Pro race at 24 Hours LE MANS, France (June 12, 2022) – Corvette Racing’s GTE Pro run at the 24 Hours of Le Mans ended with retirements of both Chevrolet Corvette C8.Rs on Sunday. Alexander Sims in the No. 64 Corvette was fighting to regain the class lead just before the 18-hour mark when a prototype competitor moved into him on the Mulsanne Straight. The contact, with Sims on the far-left with two LMP2 cars going by, pitched the Corvette hard left into the guardrail nose-first. Sims exited the car unassisted and was fine upon his return to the paddock. He, along with FIA World Endurance Championship teammates Tommy Milner and Nick Tandy, took turns leading in the…
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CORVETTE RACING AT SPA: Tough Day for No. 64 Corvette

CORVETTE RACING AT SPA: Tough Day for No. 64 Corvette

Corvette Racing News
Rain, bad luck conspire against Milner, Tandy in fourth-place run The team had a fourth-place finish in the Six Hours of Spa due to misfortune and Mother Nature. Photo Credit: Corvette Racing SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (May 7, 2022) – Misfortune and Mother Nature worked against Corvette Racing on Saturday as an early-race advantage turned into a fourth-place class finish for the No. 64 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R at the Six Hours of Spa. Tommy Milner and Nick Tandy finished a lap down in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s GTE Pro class but had hopes for much more early on. Nevertheless, the team will take all the information it gained from this weekend into its next event – the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Saturday’s race was a disjointed one, to…
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CORVETTE RACING AT LAGUNA SECA: Just off the Podium

Corvette Racing News
Fourth in GTD PRO for Garcia, Taylor and No. 3 Corvette with Le Mans up next CORVETTE RACING AT LAGUNA SECA The Corvette Racing team made the right strategy calls Sunday. MONTEREY, Calif. (May 1, 2022) – Corvette Racing made the right strategy calls Sunday and put itself in position for another incredible comeback in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Things didn’t exactly pan out in the best way but Antonio Garcia and Jordan Taylor still came out better than where they started with a fourth-place finish at the Hyundai Monterey Sports Car Championship at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. The No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C8.R challenged for a third straight podium in the new-for-2022 GTD PRO class. The team now takes a break from IMSA competition and will…
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