Corvette C5 Racing History
C5-R - Chassis C5R-009
Above - Elkhart Lake, WI - August 22, 2003. Chassis C5R-009 at Elkhart. Manufacture Date 3-15-03.
2003 Racing Season
Above - 2003-06-15 - C5R-009 headed for a 3rd place finish at Le Mans.
2004 Racing Season
Above - 2004-07-18 - C5R-009 at Sears Point with Dale Earnhardt, Jr on board running with Boris Said as the third car on the team.
Above - 2004-07-18 - A marketing ploy gone horribly wrong. Earnhardt crash in morning warmup.
Above - 2005-08-26 - Photo and Note by AJ Aquilante - "I have a picture from Corvettes at Carlisle in 2005 of the #009 that was rebuilt. Looks as though both #008 and #009 were sold. The "Racecar Reunion" pamphlet says they were purchased by Robert Patrella."