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Corvette World Tribute to Showcase Famous Corvettes and Drivers at Road America

by Keith Cornett on April 4, 2011

Corvette World Tribute to Showcase Famous Corvettes and Drivers at Road America

The weekend of August 18-21 will be a busy one for Corvette Racing fans. In addition to the American Le Mans race that will be held at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, Chevrolet and Road America are hosting a special salute to some of most significant Corvette race cars and the drivers that made them famous. The Corvette World Tribute will feature special presentations and displays, vintage racing, a vendor marketplace and more!

The Corvette World Tribute will be your chance to get up close and personal with some of the race cars that helped Corvette build its legacy over the last 50+ years. Some of the special race cars that have been invited include the 1968 SunRay DX L88, the 1963 Grady Davis Z06 Sebring Fuelie, Dale Earnhardt’s Daytona C5, the 1986 Callaway Supernatural Le Mans car as well as several noteworthy solid-axle race cars.

Racing fans will be treated to autograph session featuring John Fitch, Dick Guldstrand, John Heinricy, Reeves Callaway, Ron Fellows and Tony DeLorenzo.

As its also an ALMS weekend, the GT Corvette C6.R race cars will be on display and fans will be able to interact with the team through autograph sessions and tech talks.

The Corvette World Tribute is part of Chevrolet’s 100-year celebration. Helping to coordinate the event is our friends from the Registry of Corvette Race Cars.

The Corvette World Tribute will be held on Sunday, August 21st. Registration opened March 1st so if you are interested in attending the event or showcasing your Corvette race car, contact the Registry of Corvette Race Cars.


Source:
Registry of Corvette Race Cars via Hemmings

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