Sellable 2008 Corvette heads for
June 22, the first 2008 Corvette was
built. The Black Coupe rolled off
the line officially on Monday, June
25 and will be headed to Topeka,
Plant Manager Wil
Cooksey was on the scene to see the
last 2007 and first 2008 pass the
finish line. Wil shared his
enthusiasm with a tour group stopped
at the end of the assembly line.
“I’m very proud of this product and
the people who work so hard to build
it. It’s always good to see our
continuous improvement efforts pay
off. I want to thank each employee
for their role in building a solid,
high quality car that our customers
can’t wait to get their hands on.
Year after year, the excitement gets
better and better.”
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Finishes Second in 24 Hours of Le Mans
Congratulations to the #63 coming in
second during a grueling heavy rain shower.
Ron Fellows was driving hard, gaining 30 seconds per lap.
But, Both Audi & Astin Martin complained about the heavy
rain & demanded a pace car to come out. ACO complied
and that ended Corvette's chance to win. Results are below:
24 Hours of Le Mans GT1 Top Five Finishers:
1. (009) Brabham/Rydell/Turner, Aston Martin DBR9, 342
2. (63) Fellows/O'Connell/Magnussen, Corvette C6.R, 342
3. (008) Bouchut/Gollin/Elgaard, Aston Martin DBR9, 340
4. (007) Enge/Herbert/Kox, Aston Martin DBR9, 337
5. (54) Groppi/Prost/Belloc, Saleen S7R, 336
15. (64) Gavin/Beretta/Papis, Corvette C6.R, 22