America’s Sports Car: The History of Corvette

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Corvette C5-R
A partnership between Chevrolet and Pratt & Miller Engineering, the Corvette Racing Team made its debut with the Corvette C5-R at the 1999 Rolex 24 at Daytona. The C5-R raced for five years from 1999 to 2004, earning 31 victories in the American Le Mans Series; it was the overall winner at the Rolex 24 at Daytona in 2001. The C5-R also earned three GTS Class wins at the 24 hours of Le Mans in 2001, 2002 and 2004. Ron Fellows won 21 ALMS races in the C5-R and three driver championships.

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