NSCS: Chevrolet Clinches 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturers’ Championship

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DETROIT – official team release — Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America photo — Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s victory in the Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday clinched the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturers’ Championship for Chevrolet. It marks the 13th consecutive year and 39th time overall that the Bowtie Brand has won the prestigious title in NASCAR’s premier series, and …

INDYCAR: Chevrolet Claims Fourth Consecutive Verizon IndyCar Series Manufacturers Championship

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SONOMA, Calif. – official series release — For the fourth consecutive Verizon IndyCar Series season, Chevrolet has claimed the Manufacturers Championship. Heading into today’s season finale, the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, Chevrolet teams have won nine of the first 15 races and collected every available Verizon P1 Award for winning the pole position this season. No matter what transpires …

INDYCAR: Manufacturers Points Updated Following Opening Day at IMS

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — INDYCAR announced the following manufacturers’ championship points adjustments following the Indianapolis 500 Open Test Day on May 3 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway: Honda received a bonus of 30 engine manufacturer points for attaining the life cycle minimum for three of its engines. According to Rule 10.6.4.2 of the Verizon IndyCar Series rulebook, any …

INDYCAR: Chevrolet Claims Third Straight Manufacturers Title

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SONOMA, Calif. — official release — Shawn Gritzmacher photo — Chevrolet has secured the Verizon IndyCar Series Manufacturer Championship for the third successive year since rejoining engine manufacturer competition. Chevy Racing principals will be presented the championship trophy during the Aug. 31INDYCAR Championship Celebration at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. Chevrolet, with 10 entries using its 2.2-liter, twin-turbocharged V6 engine, has won …