Here is the 4th installment of Corvette Racing’s 24 Hours of Le Mans video series, “Flat Out”. Today the focus is on the Corvette C6.R and three drivers, Richard Westbrook, Jan Magnussen and Oliver Gavin chime in to give their perspective of the new GT race cars.
“When you talk about competing in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, against marks like Porsche, Ferrari, BMW, Aston Martin… those revered names. But if you look at the past 10 or 12 years, there’s a brand has that moved itself into that category. The world now knows that the Corvette isn’t just America’s Sports car. It’s the world’s sports car.” – Doug Fehan, Corvette Racing Program Director
This is the 4th of 5 episodes planned around the 2012 24 Hours of Le Mans. Episode 1 was The Prep which looked at the logistics of sending the two car squad to race at Le Mans.
Episode 2′s The Team featured all the people behind the scenes to field a two-car team at Le Mans.
Episode 3 was centered on the The Drivers.
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[VIDEO] Corvette Racing ‘Flat Out’ – 2012 24 Hours of Le Mans The Drivers
[VIDEO] Corvette Racing ‘Flat Out’ – 2012 24 Hours of Le Mans The Team
[VIDEO] Corvette Racing ‘Flat Out’ – 2012 24 Hours of Le Mans The Prep
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