|JIMMIE JOHNSON WINS RECORD-TYING SEVENTH NASCAR CHAMPIONSHIP|
|• Clinches with Victory in Season-Finale at Homestead|
HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Jimmie Johnson defeated three to tie two to be the one.
Johnson, driver of the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS, won the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series finale to outpace the other three drivers in the Championship 4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday to earn his seventh series championship, tying a NASCAR record held by Hall-of-Famers Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt, Sr.
'Just beyond words,' said Johnson, w...[Read more...]
|CHEVROLET CLINCHES 17TH BILL FRANCE PERFORMANCE CUP|
|• Chevrolet Clinches 17th Bill France Performance Cup|
• Award Recognizes Manufacturer Championship in NASCAR Xfinity Series
DETROIT (November 21, 2015) – With Kyle Larson's win in the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Chevrolet clinched the Bill France Performance Cup in the NASCAR Xfinity Series. The 2015 achievement marks the 17th time the Bowtie Brand has captured this prestigious honor.
It is also the second time Camaro has earned the award in the NAS...[Read more...]
|ACTOR CHRIS PRATT TO DRIVE CHEVROLET SS PACE CAR AT BRICKYARD|
|INDIANAPOLIS – Actor Chris Pratt – star of the soon-to-be-released movie 'Guardians of the Galaxy' – will serve as honorary pace car driver in a 2014 red and silver Chevrolet SS pace car for the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard Powered by BigMachineRecords.com on Sunday, July 27 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
'It's a dream come true to drive the pace car for the John Wayne Walding 400,' said Pratt, who has also appeared in 'Zero Dark Thirty' and 'Mo...[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET SS WINS IN ITS NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES DEBUT|
|• Jimmie Johnson wins season-opening Daytona 500 for second time|
DAYTONA, Fla. – Five-time series champion Jimmie Johnson, driver of the No. 48 Lowe's Chevrolet SS, won the 55th running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday. It also marked the first victory for the recently introduced Chevrolet SS, which made its NASCAR Sprint Cup Series debut.
'I'm very happy to win the first Gen-6 race in the Gen-6 car for Chevrolet in their SS,' said Johnson, who...[Read more...]
|New Chevrolet Racecar to Debut for 2013 Season|
|The countdown to the debut of Chevrolet's next NASCAR Sprint Cup Series racecar is underway. Chevrolet announced today that for the 2013 season, Team Chevy will be racing a vehicle based on a new nameplate to the brand's lineup.
Taking advantage of the new NASCAR rules, which allow manufacturers to display more of their brand identity in their racecars, the new Chevrolet racecar will closely resemble the production version. Both cars will be unveiled in the coming year. ...[Read more...]|