Episode six of the Corvette Racing Track to Street series went up this week and as expected, it's a recap of what went down at the 24 Hours of Le Mans last month. 2010 marked the 50th anniversary or the American sports car's first appearance at the French endurance race and a parade of 50 'Vettes took to the track prior to the race.

The first French appearance of the works Corvettes in the GT2 class started off well, with the cars starting first and second in class after the Risi Ferrari F430 time was disallowed. The Corvettes ran strong for the first 16 hours before both eventually succumbed to engine failures. Team manager Doug Fehan promises the C6.Rs will be back for blood in 2011. Check out the video after the jump.


  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Timo Bernhard (D) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Fahrerwechsel Marcel F�ssler (CH), Andre Lotterer (D) Audi R15 TDI #8 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Fahrerwechsel Allan McNish(GB), Tom Kristensen (DK) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Timo Bernhard (D) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Marcel F�ssler (CH) Audi R15 TDI #8 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Timo Bernhard (D) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Allan McNish(GB) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Romain Dumas (F) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Timo Bernhard (D) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Timo Bernhard (D) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest) Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen, Allan McNish
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Dindo Capello (I) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Dindo Capello (I) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Romain Dumas (F) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)

  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Marcel F�ssler (CH) Audi R15 TDI #8 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • Corvette Racing, 24 Hours of Le Mans, Circuit des 24 Heures in Le Mans, France, June 12-13, 2010, C6.R #63 driven in GT2 class by Johnny O'Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia, C6.R #64 driven in GT2 class by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Emmanuel Collard (Richard Prince/GM Racing Photo).
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Allan McNish(GB) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Tom Kristensen (DK) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Mike Rockenfeller (D) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Timo Bernhard (D) Audi R15 TDI #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Benoit Treluyer (F) Audi R15 TDI #8 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Allan McNish(GB) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)
  • 24h Rennen - Le Mans 2010 Allan McNish(GB) Audi R15 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest)

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