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2009 Corvette GT1 Edition February 27, 2009

Posted by wilsonniblett in Auto News, Auto Racing, Enthusiastic Commentary.
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Chevrolet had announced a new special offering for Corvette race fans several weeks ago.  It has recently been confirmed will be available in Canada.  These 2009 Corvette GT1 Editions will be built in limited numbers with only 100 units built in each of the colours and body styles offered, with a total of 600 units being built World wide.  The following is some of the details of this special Corvette

2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Editions (RPO GT1)

Chevrolet and Corvette Racing introduce a new limited edition


The GT1 Championship Editions Celebrates Corvette C6.R Racing Success

         American Le Mans Series GT1 Manufacturers Champions for 8 years

         5 time 24 Hours of Le Mans GT1 Champions

         Over 70 victories in ALMS racing

         2009 24 Hours of Le Mans race will close out this successful era


Included in the package:

        C6.R livery inspired graphics feature Corvette Racing ‘Jake’, Championships, and driver flags

        ZR1 style body color full width spoiler and chrome wheels

        Custom Leather Wrapped Ebony Interior with exclusive Yellow accent stitching

        GT1 embroidery on the leather seats, instrument panel, and center console armrest

     Special Engine Cover with carbon pattern and yellow Corvette lettering

     Windshield banner – owner installed


Available in either Coupe, Convertible, and Z06 (Canadian Pricing to follow)


    Available in 45U Velocity Yellow (with black headlamps) or 41U Black

         Specific VIN sequence 300001 series for 45U Velocity Yellow representing the #3 C6.R

         Specific VIN sequence 400001 series for 41U Black representing the #4 C6.R

         Limited production to 100 per each color and body style combination and 600 total in Spring ‘09

         Coupe and Convertible versions also include:

Z51 Performance Package, NPP Performance Exhaust

        Optional MX0 6-speed Paddle Shift Automatic on Coupe and Convertible

        Optional C2L dual roof package on Coupe

        Optional U3U Navigation System on all


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