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Congrats Johnny & Corvette!

johnny-thumbsup.jpgFive drivers and a legendary American sports car will join the prestigious Sebring Hall of Fame in 2012………….

Hans Herrmann, Geoff Brabham, Denise McCluggage, Johnny O’Connell, Jim Downing and Chevrolet’s Corvette will be inducted at ceremonies on March 16th, the day before the 60th Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida.
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Johnny O’Connell is Sebring’s all-time winner with seven class wins and an overall victory in 1994. He holds the Sebring record for class podium finishes with 12.

His string of 20 consecutive starts is also a Sebring record. While his early victories came driving for Nissan, he is best known for his success while driving for Corvette. He has four class wins at Le Mans.

The Chevrolet Corvette is an American automotive icon that has proven itself over six decades of competition at America’s greatest sports car race. Since its first appearance at Sebring in 1956, Corvette has earned an incredible 17 class wins. Corvette joins Porsche, Audi and Ferrari as automotive makes to be inducted into the Sebring Hall of Fame.
c6-r-corvette.jpgInduction ceremonies will take place Friday, March 16, during a luncheon at the Chateau Elan Hotel and Conference Center, overlooking Sebring’s famous Hairpin turn. The luncheon is open to the pubic with admission proceeds benefiting the Sebring Hall of Fame. Derek Bell will serve as emcee for the event.

Tickets are $200 and must be purchased in advance by calling 800-626-7223 x218.

The Sebring Hall of Fame was established in 2002 at Sebring’s 50th Anniversary. The non-profit organization is dedicated to preserving Sebring’s history.

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Rick”Corvette“Conti
Your friend and fan….
New Vehicle Manager | Corvette Specialist
GANLEY CHEVROLET | CORVETTE
310 W. Garfield (RT82)
Aurora, Ohio 44202
EMAIL RICK @ GANLEY HERE
Phone: (330) 562 -8585
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