- Published: Friday, 14 March 2014 09:11
Sebring International Raceway and Chevrolet have announced a multiyear extension of their marketing partnership. Chevrolet will be designated as the “Official Car and Official Pace Car of Sebring International Raceway” through 2016.
The Chevrolet Corvette C7 Stingray will pace the starting field for the 62nd Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida this Saturday. America’s oldest sports car endurance race is the second round of the 2014 TUDOR Championship and Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup.
"Chevrolet is pleased to continue our partnership with Sebring International Raceway as Official Car and Official Pace Car for 2014 and beyond," said Jeff Chew, Manager Business Strategy and Operations for Chevy Racing. Both Chevrolet and Sebring have established rich traditions in North American sports car racing, which makes this a natural alliance. Tres Stephenson has assembled a world-class team of professionals that supports our marketing efforts each year around this historic event - one in which Chevrolet has achieved considerable on-track success."
“Sebring is proud to extend its marketing partnership with Chevrolet,” stated Sebring President and General Manager Tres Stephenson. “Chevrolet and Corvette have played a key role in Sebring’s history and we are excited to have the new Corvette C7 Stingray pace the field for Saturday’s 12-hour classic.”