Corvette Racing – an IMSA Race Weekend with Chevrolet Canada

Corvette Racing at the IMSA Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, featuring a hot lap around CTMP with legendary Corvette Racing driver Ron Fellows in a 650 hp C7 Corvette Z06!

Corvette Racing has been one of the most dominant forces in North American sportscar racing ever since the iconic Corvette C5-R made its debut in the 1999 America Le Mans Series.

It should come as no surprise that Chevrolet Canada has been a longtime supporter of sportscar racing at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park (CTMP), dating back when the track was  known as Mosport.

My friend Roland and I were lucky enough to win the ultimate experience at this year’s IMSA Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix weekend at CTMP: a hot lap in a Chevrolet Corvette Z06 with retired Corvette Racing driver Ron Fellows at the wheels!

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2017 Camaro ZL1 – Faster than a 997 GT2 & Shelby GT350R Around Nurburgring???

Chevrolet just set a 7:29.60 lap time around the Ring with the 2017 Camaro ZL1, ~12s faster than the previous gen ZL1, leaving rival muscle cars and even some exotic hardware in the dust

I suppose I shouldn’t be surprised at how fast the 2017 Camaro ZL1 is around the ring.  The new Camaro SS 1LE proved just how capable the Alpha platform can be by matching the Porsche Cayman GT4’s time at this year’s Car & Driver Lightning Lap while beating out the Audi R8 V10 Plus, BMW M2 and Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat.

2017 Camaro ZL1 Performance Figures

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