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Officially Official: GM reveals details on new Chevrolet Corvette C6.R GT2

by Sam Abuelsamid (RSS feed) on Aug 4th, 2009 at 2:25PM

After a decade of competing with the GT1 big dogs in the American Le Mans Series and the 24 Hours of Le Mans, this weekend marks the start of a new era for Corvette Racing. The race at Mid-Ohio this Saturday (we'll be on hand live) will mark the debut of the all-new GT2 Corvette C6.R. For the last two years, the Corvettes have run without any factory competition in the ALMS GT1 class, and with GT2 being where all the action is, Chevrolet has decided the time was ripe for a change. The original GT1 C5R debuted in 1999, and in 2005, the team transitioned to the then-new C6.R body style. Over... Read More

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