C8 hit with BOP before Daytona 24

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    C8 hit with BOP before Daytona 24

    Chevroletís Corvette C8.R Receives First BoP for the Roar Before the 24
    IMSAís Competition Committee released the seasonís first technical bulletin outlining the Balance of Performance for the three classes ahead of the official Roar Before the 24 testing session scheduled for January 3-5th. The test is mandatory for all teams competing at the 2020 Rolex 24 at Daytona later in the month.

    Scheduled for Daytona are seven entries in GTLM representing four manufacturers: BMW, Chevrolet, Ferrari, and Porsche. The Corvette C8.R and Porscheís 911 RSR are new homologations for 2020 and both had their initial BoP set while Ferrari saw an increase in performance over last yearís settings. BMWís BoP was unchanged from 2019ís Rolex 24.
    The initial Balance of Performance table for the Corvette C8.R includes:
    Minimum weight: 1260 kg
    Air Restrictor: 44.0mm
    Redline: 7400 rpm
    Minimum Rear Wing Angle: 2.25 deg
    Gurney Minimum Height: 15.0mm
    Fuel Type: E20
    Minimum Lambda Number: 0.88
    Maximum Fuel Capacity: 89 liters
    Minimum Full Refueling Time: 34.0 seconds
    https://www.corvetteblogger.com/2019...BArNSfQIn4BFwU

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    Re: C8 hit with BOP before Daytona 24

    Can't wait to see this car on the race track.

    May go up to Mosport or down to the Glen this summer to watch.

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    Re: C8 hit with BOP before Daytona 24

    Quote Originally Posted by kool1 View Post
    Can't wait to see this car on the race track.

    May go up to Mosport or down to the Glen this summer to watch.
    I am very sad to see the C7 with its small block leave the track. Now everything sounds like a girl screeming

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    Re: C8 hit with BOP before Daytona 24

    Quote Originally Posted by mbukukanyau View Post
    I am very sad to see the C7 with its small block leave the track. Now everything sounds like a girl screeming
    There's always NASCAR

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