Gavin, Milner take third GTLM victory of season; Garcia, Magnussen take second
LAKEVILLE, Conn. (July 23, 2016) – Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner led a One-Two class finish for Corvette Racing on Saturday with a GT Le Mans (GTLM) victory in the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. The victory was the 100th all-time for Corvette Racing – the first team in International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) history to accomplish the feat – and was the fifth win for the program at Lime Rock Park.
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Landmark achievement for sports car GT racing’s premier team
LAKEVILLE, Conn. (July 23, 2016) –Already sporting an unmatched collection of historic moments, Corvette Racing added another today by claiming its 100th victory by winning Saturday’s Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. Drivers Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner piloted their No. 4 Mobil 1/Sirius XM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R to the landmark triumph.
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You didn’t really think that Chevy would stop at the 650 horsepower that powers the current Z06, did you?
We didn’t think so.
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Championship-leading No. 4 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R to start on second row Saturday
LAKEVILLE, Conn. (July 22, 2016) – Corvette Racing’s two Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs will start Saturday’s Northeast Grand Prix from the second and third rows of the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class following qualifying for the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
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Carter and Becky Sorenson are the latest Corvette fans to join the National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park Acre Club.
The Acre Club gives enthusiasts a chance to sponsor land at the motorsports park, which is offering 17 additional acres for sponsorship after a tract was purchased to build a berm.
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Boy, does this 1971 Corvette LT1 bring back memories.
Someone is going to have a lot of fun in this high-powered C3 Corvette if they have enough money to do the job right.
Probably the only Corvette I ever owned that was really a true classic was an orange 1971 LT1 coupe that I ended up trading for a 2005 convertible to get a better road cruiser when I changed jobs and had to travel on I-75 a lot.
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We spent the last couple of days with the Corvette production team in Atlanta to drive the new 2017 Corvette Grand Sport. During the slide presentation, Corvette’s Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter touched on the latest updates for 2017 Corvettes and he revealed that the 2017 Corvette Z06 will be sporting a new supercharger design for better cooling of the engine.
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Team returns to Connecticut for first time since 2013 ALMS season
DETROIT (July 19, 2016) – Corvette Racing’s tour of classic North American circuits continues this weekend with the team’s return to Lime Rock Park for the first time since 2013. The Northeast Grand Prix is the seventh race in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship for the two-car program as Corvette Racing looks to reclaim its winning ways with a new generation of race car.
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Here’s a case of a Barn Find that’s still in the barn, so to speak.
According to a recent post on BarnFinds.com, a reader named Brian T. shared a tale about his experience of trying to buy an apparently forgotten 1963 Corvette split window he stumbled upon.
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