This Z06 model debuted at Sebring in ’63, where Jeff Stevens and Johnny Allen finished 3rd in class.
Photo: GM Media Archives
Corvette didn’t show well at Le Mans this year, which is unusual, and I suppose in time we’ll find out where the speed went. But sometimes falling short can emphasize how often a competitor lands on top.
For Chevrolet, the tally of success at the Sarthe still stands at seven class victories since 2001, or ten counting back to 1960.
Become a Member & Get Ad-Free Access To This Article (& About 6,000+ More)
Access to the full article is limited to paid subscribers only. Our membership removes most ads, lets you enjoy unlimited access to all our premium content, and offers you awesome discounts on partner products. Enjoy our premium content.