Our friend Ken Lingenfelter is hosting his annual charity fall open house this Saturday at the Lingenfelter Collection in Brighton, Michigan. This is the fourth year that the world famous Lingenfelter Collection has been opened to the public to support The Pink Fund in the fight against cancer.
Come with us again on a magical journey with Jerry Heasley as he travels to Ararat, Virginia to wander through three barns full of old Corvettes and Corvette parts.
Get ready to meet a cast of characters that includes the elderly owner of all those parts, Bernie “something.”
Not too much is known about this sunken C3 Corvette, but to us, it seems like the Corvette version of “Risky Business” where Tom Cruise sinks his dad’s Porsche 928 in Lake Michigan. It’s kinda like that, except there’s no Rebecca De Mornay coming to rescue of this Corvette owner.
Championship No. 12 since 1999 in production-based racing series
BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 7, 2017) – Chevrolet earned its second consecutive Manufacturer Championship in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) category Saturday at Road Atlanta. A second-place finish in the 10-hour Petit Le Mans for the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R gave Chevrolet its 12th GT Manufacturer title dating back to the 2001 American Le Mans Series season.
Garcia, Magnussen, Rockenfeller place second in No. 3 Corvette C7.R
BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 7, 2017) – Corvette Racing capped its championship-winning season Saturday with a runner-up finish at Road Atlanta’s Petit Le Mans for Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R. It put a Bowtie on a day that saw Corvette Racing and Chevrolet sweep the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Manufacturer, Driver and Team titles in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Driver and Team titles clinched in opening hours of Petit Le Mans
BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 7, 2017) – With the opening stages of the 10-hour Petit Le Mans endurance race in the record books, Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen clinched the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver title in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The start of the season finale also means the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R squad earned the GTLM Team Championship.
Some feel the need for speed more than others…
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Corvette Racing and Chevrolet are on the doorstep of another sweep of the GT Le Mans titles in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at today’s 10-hour Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. One of the many tools the program has used extensively this year is Chevrolet Racing’s simulator located just outside of Charlotte, North Carolina.