C6R-008

Corvette C6 Racing History
David Palmeter


C6.R - Chassis C6R-008


2008 - Corvette Racing Team


Above - The actual C6R-008 chassis plate. A great big THANK YOU to Nigel S. Dobbie who provided this pic he shot on Friday at the 2008 Le Mans 24.


Above - 2008-08-08 - The actual C6R-008 chassis plate with a date of 9-28-2007, even though as noted below, the car was actually under construction in February, 2007. A great big THANK YOU to Dennis Rozell who provided this pic.


2007-02-21 - Email - "David:
Chassis #007 and #008 are built for the 2008 season and will be ready in the event we need one for the 2007 season. If any further cars are sold they would be #003, #005 and/or #006."

2007-11-23 - Email - "David:
YES we are running 007 and 008 (in 2008)".


And - a point to ponder - lots of implications -

2008-01-12 - Email
"
There will be no chassis 9 and 10."

The end of an era!



Above  - 2008-02-20 - Sebring Test in new livery - well, at least the flag on the side is red, white and blue.



Above  - 2008-04-05 - St Pete


Above  - 2008-04-05 - St Pete



Above  - 2008-06-01 - LeMans


Above  - 2008-06-01 - LeMans



Above  - 2008-06-24 - Mosport


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