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Automobile Biography: Jamestown female’s 1973 Ford Gran Torino is a true original

“The sort of peaceful that comes when a vehicle is well assembled. … The vehicle is powered by its initial Windsor 351-2V engine, which Botelho is preparing to …
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Chevrolet claims Prototype Engine Producer Championship

Braselton, Ga.– Chevrolet caught its 2nd straight Prototype Engine Producer title in the TUDOR United SportsCar Champion today. With 7 consecutive success this season, this year’s champion is the fourth for the Corvette Daytona Prototype considering that its debut in 2012. 4 Corvette Daytona Prototypes took the start these days’s Petit Le Mans at Roadway Atlanta. The 10-hour endurance race is the last race of the 2015 TUDOR Championship. Chevrolet formerly had actually won Prototype Engine Championships in 2012 and 2013 as part of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Vehicle Series and last period’s inaugural TUDOR United SportsCar Champion. “It is an honor for Chevrolet to win the 2nd consecutive Prototype Engine Maker title in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship,” stated Jim Campbell, Chevrolet U.S. Vice President, Performance Automobiles and Motorsports. “The 2015 season was a great success for the Corvette Daytona Prototype program. It is a credit to our 4 Corvette DP groups, our Chevrolet engineers, and our technical partners at ECR Engines and Pratt & Miller.” Each of the four Corvette Daytona Prototype groups in this year’s champion won races: Action Express Racing’s No. 5 Mustang Tasting Corvette DP and No. 31 Whelen Engineering/Team Fox Corvette DP; Wayne Taylor Racing’s No. 10 Konica Minolta Corvette DP; and Racing’s No. 90 Corvette Daytona Prototype. Corvette DPs won seven successive races during the season including vital victories at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring– a podium sweep and Chevrolet’s very first total triumph there in 50 years– plus a 2nd straight success at the Detroit Belle Island Grand Prix. In four seasons, the Corvette DP program has recorded 29 victories. Chevrolet led the Engine Maker standings because the Sebring win in March. Corvette DPs likewise have taped 19 podium finishes, four lead and two fastest race laps. Team Chevy …
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