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Corvette Racing Receives Invitations to the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

By Keith Cornett Last week the ACO released the 60 entries for the 24 Hours of Le Mans and as expected, Corvette Racing’s C7.Rs received their invitations to race at the summer endurance classic held in June. The Corvettes will be facing off against a nearly identical list from 2016 of works-supported entries in the GTE-Pro class which include Ford, Ferrari, Aston Martin and Porsche. Invitations are required to race at Le Mans unless the team received an automatic bid.

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The Action Express Corvette Daytona Prototype of Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi won Sunday’s IMSA race at Watkins Glen.PHOTO BY LAT PHOTOGRAPHIC  CORVETTES FINISH FIRST AND SECOND IN 6-HOUR RACE The Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen isn’t the longest endurance race on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship schedule – the Rolex 24 at Daytona has that distinction — but traditionally, the race at Watkins Glen International has been one of the toughest to win. That was compounded this year