The Alley

No Slowing BMWs

The early stages of the GT qualifying session at Mid-Ohio saw more numbers at the top of the board than a bingo board gone wild. But after nearly a dozen changes, the top of the chart had a familiar look as the BMWs of Joey Hand 1:20.539 and Dirk Werner 1:20.655 claimed the front row here at the home track for BMW Team RLL. Risi Ferrari’s Jaime Melo claimed third at 1:20.745, followed by Joerg Bergmeister in the Flying Lizard...

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Tommy is Corvette’s All-American Man

For Tommy Milner, the only American driver on the Corvette Racing factory squad, the 2011 running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans produced a career-defining, stand-and-deliver moment. Late in the race, the #73 Corvette was in second place. There were, however, two serious problems; veteran lead driver Beretta was ill, and they were a full lap down to the GT class-leading Ferrari. Garcia and Milner needed to close the gap and pick up extra...

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Corvette back in victory lane

Corvette Racing overcame a sixth place starting position to work through the field to end BMW’s three-race win streak at Mosport. Using their Michelin tires to full advantage on a hot, sunny Ontario afternoon, Corvette’s Jan Magnussen and Risi Competizione Ferrari’s Jaime Melo reeled in the class leading BMW of Dirk Werner in the final hour. The pair closed an 11-second gap to less than 2 seconds, then took advantage...

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Green X marks the spot in Mosport

Fast and efficient was the key to success at the Grand Prix of Mosport as the Prototype race winning Muscle Milk Aston Martin and the GT winning Corvette Racing paired their victories on the track with wins in the MICHELIN® GREEN X® Challenge. The win was the third consecutive victory in America’s premier environmental motorsports competition for the Benicia, Calif. based Muscle Milk Aston Martin team. “Our Muscle Milk...

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Olly’s Corvette Le Hot Lap

Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin takes fans on a unique tour of the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans circuit.

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