In 1960 GM was not officially affiliated with any of the teams, but for the first time Corvette was on the grid and GM commissioned a short documentary to be filmed. The #3 Corvette persevered and took 1st in class.
ZR1 Vette vs Jet! - Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Races A U.S. Navy Fighter Jet
MT Editor at Large Arthur St. Antoine pits Chevy's awesome "Blue Devil" --
the Corvette ZR1 -- against its toughest adversary yet: a Blue Angels
F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet.
Shot By: Jim Gleason & Terren Lin
Edited By: Jim Gleason
Read the story here:
Ford GT40 - 1968 24 Hours of Le Mans
Wonderful period video from brake pad manufacturer Ferodo on the 1968 Le
Mans race from the standpoint of John Wyer's Gulf Oil Ford GT40 team, who
won the race. The first 4 minutes shows a high speed in-car lap around Le
Mans narrated by Stirling Moss. Wonderful video with footage of Alfa Romeo
33s, Porsche 908s, Matras, etc....
1970 - A Year To Remember - John Wyer's Gulf Porsche 917 team
A wonderful period film detailing the 1970 World Sportscar Championship as
remembered by John Wyer with appearances by Pedro Rodriguez, Jo Siffert,
Leo Kinnunen, Brian Redman and many others. Porsche 917, Ferarri 512,
Porsche 908 Mk3 Spyder and footage of Daytona, Le Mans, Spa-Francorchamps,
Sebring, Targa Florio and many others...
1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 Stingray C3 Le Mans
1968 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray C3 L88/ZL1 Scuderia Filipinetti. Historic
race car 1968 24Hours of Le Mans. 2013 Endurance Racing (C.E.R) GT1
category Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit.
Car-Driver: #75 - Ralf HUBER GUTIERREZ
Best Time: 2:24.859
Top Speed: 191.2 Km/h
Rebuilding an Icon - The Corvette Part 1/5
This is a documentary all about the development of the C6 Corvette. This
includes footage of the C6 in testing at the Nurburgring, Autobahn and the
GM proving ground. This documentary also includes the Corvette Fan Club and
car spy photographer Jim Dunn. All credit goes to Discovery Channel. I have
just taken the liberty to get this from an old video tape and upload it.
1981 Corvette LeMans Blue RestoMod with SuperCharged LS6 500HP + @ THE VETTE NET
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It started its life as a 1981 Vette and technically everything was upgraded
SRIII Motorsports Custom Tube-frame Chassis
C4 Corvette Front Suspension with power rack & pinion steering
C4 Corvette Rear Suspension with a new Dana 44 and 3.90 gears
C4 Powder Coated Calipers with Baer Rotors all around
HydroBoost Power Brake System
QA1 Adjustable CoilOver Shocks
LS6 Z06 Engine with heads, cam and Intercooled Supercharger!
Custom Made Valve Covers, Coil Brackets and MSD Coils and Wires
Street & Performance Engine Management Harness
Custom PCM Programming
Custom headers and sidepipes made by Stainless Works
6 Speed T56 Transmission with Ram Clutch and Fidanza Aluminum Flywheel
Custom Interior with C5 Power Sports Seats
DeWitts Aluminum Radiator with Dual Spal Electric Fans
Street & Performance Serpentine System
Denny's Aluminum Driveshaft
Full Instrumentation - Autometer Gauges
Custom Billett Gauge Faceplates by Custom Machinery
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Aston Martin at Le Mans 1959 Part 1
After ten years of racing, it all came good for Aston Martin in 1959 when
their DBR1s came 1st and 2nd in the famous 24 hour Le Mans race.
They then went on to win the World Sportscar Championship for the same
Please also see part 2 of this film.