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Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Garcia, Magnussen, Taylor Complete 24 Hours

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Garcia, Magnussen, Taylor Complete 24 Hours


Trouble-free run for No. 63 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R at French endurance classic

LE MANS, France (June 19, 2016) – A total team effort from Corvette Racing resulted in one of its Chevrolet Corvette C7.R race cars completing the 24 Hours of Le Mans today – the 17th time America’s premier GT team has tackled the famed French endurance race.

[PICS] Tommy Milner and No. 64 Corvette C7.R Crash at Le Mans

Tommy Milner and No. 64 Corvette C7.R Crash at Le Mans


In the early morning light with a little over 8 hours to go in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing’s Tommy Milner went off course and struck a tire barrier on the Dunlop chicane. Tommy was okay and was able to exit the car, but the wreck has put an end to the hopes of the No. 64 Corvette C7.R team to repeat last year’s championship in GTE-Pro.

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Halfway Update

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Halfway Update


Corvette C7.Rs maintain top-10 positions in GTE Pro class

LE MANS, France (June 19, 2016) – At the halfway point of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing’s pair of Konica Minolta/Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs remained comfortably in the top-10 of a highly competitive GTE Pro class. Through 12 hours, both Corvettes continued to run trouble-free in a race that saw a handful of its top competitors fall by the wayside.

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Six-Hour Update

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Six-Hour Update


Both Corvette C7.Rs making progress through first quarter of 24 Hours

LE MANS, France (June 18, 2016) – Corvette Racing has methodically worked its way up the GTE leaderboard following in the first quarter of this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans. The two Konica Minolta/Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs were running without issue after six hours in a race the Corvette Racing team has won eight times.

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: 24 Hours of In-Car and Garage Streaming

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: 24 Hours of In-Car and Garage Streaming


Watch and ride along with both Corvette C7.R teams at Le Mans on FOX Sports GO

LE MANS, France (June 17, 2016) – It’s time again for Corvette Racing to tackle the 24 Hours of Le Mans in search of a ninth class victory. That also means Corvette fans throughout the United States can follow every lap, driver change and much more as FOX Sports GO will stream multiple Corvette Racing video feeds from the famous French endurance classic.

Man Driving Stolen Corvette Arrested After Fatal Crash with SUV

[VIDEO] Man Driving Stolen Corvette Arrested After Fatal Crash with SUV


The driver of a stolen silver 2008 Corvette walked away unscathed from a horrific crash in Kings County, California on Thursday.

Victor Zavala, 28, of Kingsburg, California has been arrested by the California Highway Patrol on multiple felony charges after the crash, which occurred Thursday afternoon when he ran a stop sign at the intersection of 6th and Barstow in a rural area just south of Kingsburg, and rammed into an SUV with five people inside.

Happy Father’s Day from Zip Corvette Parts

Happy Father's Day from Zip Corvette Parts


Here’s a Happy Father’s Day treat just for you from our friends at Zip Corvette. Save 10% on Corvette Accessories, Apparel and Manuals when you order online this weekend!

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Zip Corvette’s Happy Father’s Day promotion will end on Monday, June 20th, at Midnight EDT.

 

ACO Reverses Course and Updates BoP Prior to Saturday’s 24 Hours of Le Mans

ACO Reverses Course and Updates BoP Prior to Saturday's 24 Hours of Le Mans


After Ford and Ferrari showed their hand in qualifying by locking up the first five positions in GTE-Pro with lap times that were much faster than the cars ran previously at the Le Mans test a week ago, the ACO has issued another round of Balance of Performance adjustments prior to Saturday’s start of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Corvette Driver Leads Cops on a Four-Hour Chase through Two Counties

Corvette Driver Leads Cops on a Four-Hour Chase through Two Counties
Photo Credit: Idaho Mountain Express


A Corvette driver is in serious trouble after leading lawmen on a four-hour chase through two counties on state Highway 75 in Idaho on Friday night.

The chase ended appropriately enough in Ketchum, Idaho.

Peter M. Constantine, 62, of Oakland, Calif., has been charged with one felony count of eluding police and one felony count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Sandbag Much? Ford GTs Gain Five Seconds to Take Provisional Pole at Le Mans

Sandbag Much? Ford GTs Gain Five Seconds to Take Provision Pole at Le Mans


Corvette Racing’s Doug Fehan is not all that happy after the first qualifying sessions which saw the Ford GTs make up five seconds between last weekend’s test day to take four of the top five spots in GTE-Pro.

In fact, the Ford GTs are so quick, they’ve eclipsed Aston Martin’s 2015 GTE-Pro Pole by 3.7 seconds.

Dirk Mueller put the No. 68 Ford GT on the provisional pole with a time of 3:51.185 while Ryan Briscoe was right behind him in the No. 69 Ford. The No. 51 AF Corse Ferrari 488 GTE was third in class and the only other manufacturer to compete with Ford on Wednesday.