In fairness to the ACO / FIA, the balance of performance is a hugely difficult task, and all of the manufacturers will do whatever they can to make it appear their car is slower before the race. This year the ACO / FIA got it badly wrong….
by Nigel Dobbie on June 28, 2013
by Lindsey Fisher on June 18, 2013
On Friday, June 14th, Grand-Am Racing hit the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio for the seventh race of the season, but while there were many manufacturers entered in the competition, the Corvette teams left little room for the success of other brands over the weekend.
by Lindsey Fisher on May 14, 2013
After taking the win in the American Le Mans Series opener at Sebring, Corvette Racing dropped to a 4-5 finish at Long Beach just last month. But the season is far from over and the team is intent on proving their power for the remainder of the year, starting with their first-place finish at Laguna Seca.
by Lindsey Fisher on April 24, 2013
For years, Forgeline wheels have been trusted to carry adrenaline junkies and even professional racing teams to the top of their games, and just last weekend, this was once again proven at the Road Atlanta Grand-Am Road Racing event when the Forgeline-equipped Stevenson Motorsports Camaro swept GS.
by Jackie Stockman on April 23, 2013
Corvette Racing finished 4th and 5th in the Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach, and unofficially shares the top spot in Manufacturer Standings with BMW at 34 points. Looks to be a good start to the season on the heels of a first-place finish at Sebring for the No. 4 car.
by Paul Huizenga on April 19, 2013
Bookmark this page as we update throughout the weekend with more photos from Long Beach!
by Nigel Dobbie on March 19, 2013
With two hours to go, ex-Corvette Racing driver Olivier Beretta in the Risi Ferrari 458 led by just over a minute from the recovering #4 Corvette with Oliver Gavin at the wheel. Tommy Milner took over for the final stints with still more than 30 seconds to find in the last hour…
by Salvatore Alaimo on March 18, 2013
Corvette has not won the American Le Mans Series GT class at Florida’s 12-hour Sebring since 2009. This year, however, America’s sports car pulled ahead of Risi Competizione’s 458 Italia in the race’s final 13 minutes. Thanks to our featured links from Corvette Blogger, you can relive the racing magic!
If 2013 is anything like 2012 was for the Corvette Racing team, it will make for some exciting motorsports action! Here’s the schedule for all the events on the team’s to-do list…
On a recent balmy, sunny Southeastern Friday, just under 50 cars competed in the Grassroots Motorsports (GRM) 2012 Ultimate Track Car Challenge (UTCC). The event happens every year at the historic, scenic and exhilarating Virginia International Raceway, between South Boston and Danville, Virginia.
This weekend was a wild one for Corvette Racing. After fighting for first place all race long, the No. 3 Corvette of Garcia and Magnussen had to settle for second place, but not before a surprise coming from the post-race tech inspection…
by Lindsey Fisher on July 10, 2012
Corvette Racing went into the July 7th American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park with the hopes of better luck than they had at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and that’s exactly what they got for the full 2 hours and 45 minutes of racing Saturday, finishing in respectable 2nd and 3rd-place positions.
by Lindsey Fisher on July 5, 2012
Chevrolet has done it once again, beating out the competition to take its seventh win in the Daytona Prototype class of the Grand-Am Rolex series over the weekend. But DP wasn’t the only class Chevy took.The American automaker also scored its second win and fifth top three finish in the Grand Touring class as well
by Lindsey Fisher on June 18, 2012
With Corvette Racing having a stellar start to their season, no one could have expected the less than ideal finishing places the team ended up with at the 80th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend. Unfortunately, things happen and the result on Sunday was a disappointing five-six finish for the team.
by Lindsey Fisher on June 15, 2012
The 24 Hours of Le Mans is just around the corner, with the race start happening less than a day from now, and Corvette Racing is primed and ready to defend their 2011 winning title. No one says that’s going to be easy but with the team now qualified, we’re expecting to see a well-oiled machine on Saturday.
by Lindsey Fisher on June 12, 2012
On Saturday, drivers competed in the EMCO Gears Classic at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and Chevrolet once again proved itself to be a heavy hitter with the Corvette Daytona Prototype, taking the first and third place podium positions at the end of the race. This event marks the fifth win for the Corvette DP.
by Lindsey Fisher on June 4, 2012
In hopes of keeping with the tradition of amazing Le Mans finishes for the 2012 season, Corvette Racing recently participated in the Le Mans Test Day for the upcoming June race. Although things got a little bit hairy during the test session for rookie driver Jordan Taylor, the team seems to be in tip-top shape.
by Chris Demorro on June 4, 2012
The Corvette Daytona Prototypes of Action Express Racing took first and second place at this weekend’s Detroit Belle Isle Grand Am 200. Joining the Corvettes in victory lane was the Camaro GTR of Autohaus Motorsports.
by Lindsey Fisher on June 1, 2012
As many of you know, to celebrate the upcoming anniversary of America’s favorite sports car, Chevrolet has created the 60th Anniversary package that can be applied to any 2013 Corvette model, including the new 427 Convertible. But the 2013 Corvettes aren’t the only ones getting in on the action.
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by Lindsey Fisher on May 30, 2012
In just a few short weeks, Corvette Racing will make its glorious return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans where the team will attempt to hold on to their winning title for another year. But things have changed a bit, with the team bringing on rookie driver Jordan Taylor, who will test for Le Mans soon.