Oliver Gavin
United Kingdom

Oliver Gavin

1972-09-29 (age 49)

Corvette Racing’s Milner fumes, “I got wrecked”

Tommy Milner was furious after his #4 Corvette was spun out of the GTLM lead with three laps to go in United SportsCar Championship’s Long Beach race by Porsche’s Frederic Makowiecki.

Corvette Racing is “world’s best GT team” says program manager

Doug Fehan has been moved to suggest that last Saturday’s Sebring 12 Hour win, Corvette Racing’s 10th at the event, proves the team is the best in its class.

Corvette Racing at Daytona: Historic 1-2 finish for Corvette C7.R at Rolex 24

Gavin, Milner, Fässler take 0.034-second victory in No. 4 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R

Corvette photo finish: "If we touched, we’d be in really hot water"

As the minutes clicked away in the final hour of the Rolex 24, the stakes rose with every second of the clock that ticked away. Every decision, every move became more crucial than the last.

Michelin delivers excitement in 24 at Daytona

The 24 hour race in the GTLM class was decided by a mere 34 thousandths of a second!

Hour 24 - Derani guides ESM to victory

Corvette Racing finish 1-2 in GTLM after close battle with each other and Earl Bamber's Porsche, while Magnus Racing clings on to score GTD honors while in fuel conservation mode.

Corvette aces optimistic despite qualifying woes

Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin and Jan Magnussen played down the significance of qualifying at Daytona, after rain reduced them to sixth and eighth in the GTLM class.

Corvette debutants optimistic for Rolex 24 at Daytona

Mike Rockenfeller and Marcel Fassler believe the Corvette C7.Rs can beat the younger GTLM machinery at Daytona.

Corvette Racing at Daytona: Going for a Rolex repeat

The 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona marks the beginning of Corvette Racing’s 2016 sports car season with a pair of 2016-spec Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs.

Corvette Racing gunning for IMSA crown in 2016

Triple crown endurance race winners aiming to go one better with championship honors.

GT Le Mans, 2016: Corvette's Doug Fehan talks about the changes

While GT Daytona is the IMSA class with the most changes, GT Le Mans has a few significant updates.

Corvette Racing At Vir: Corvette C7.Rs aim to maintain GTLM points lead

Sunday’s eighth TUDOR Championship round for Corvette Racing is GT-only

Corvette Racing in Canada: Garcia, Magnussen Reclaim GTLM points lead

Wayne Taylor Racing, No. 31 and Action Express Racing Corvette DPs 1-2 in Prototype

Rained-out Watkins Glen qualifying puts Action Express on the pole

No. 60 Michael Shank Racing team fastest in practice but will start sixth.

Five-time Le Mans winner Oliver Gavin feeling "ready to conquer all" at The Glen

Gavin took his fifth class win at Le Mans in the 83rd running of the French endurance classic less than a fortnight ago.

Le Mans 24 Hours: Brits on top in every class at La Sarthe

From Porsche's 17th Le Mans victory to the winning Ferrari in the GTE Am class, there was British involvement in every class success in the Le Mans 24 Hours, as Sam Smith explains.

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Six-Hour Update

Gavin, Milner strong in the open to push No. 64 Corvette C7.R to GTE Pro lead.

Dumbrell aiming to lock down overseas driver

Lucas Dumbrell says his LD Motorsport V8 Supercars team is looking outside of Australia for a co-driver to partner Tim Blanchard at the Sandown, Bathurst and Gold Coast races this year.

Corvette DPs lead the way in first two Long Beach practices

Up next is qualifying for the TUDOR United SportsCar teams at Long Beach.

Nordschleife tragedy: Why Nurburgring 24 magic must live on

Jann Mardenborough's terrible accident at the Nordschleife on Saturday could change the shape of the Nurburgring 24 Hours. Charles Bradley investigates.

Top 10 photos of the week: 2015-03-25

Your weekly dose of top 10 photos from around the world, shot by the award-winning Motorsport.com photographers.

Corvette Racing at Sebring: Seeking to add to Sebring legacy

Eight previous class victories at North America’s oldest sports car race.

Gavin's bid for Mount Panorama podium return in Bathurst 12 Hour comes to early end

Oliver Gavin’s love affair with Australian motorsport remains undiminished after a stout bid for glory on the legendary Mount Panorama Circuit ended prematurely in the wall.

Tandy and Bamber earn Le Mans and Spa drives with Hulkenberg

Despite Daytona 24 dramas for both, they get seal of approval for LMP1 debuts.

Corvette Racing wins 53rd Rolex 24 by less than one second

Garcia, Magnussen, Briscoe Take GTLM In Corvette C7.R By 0.478 Seconds

Rolex 24: Corvette Racing celebrates hard-fought LMGT victory

BMW and Chevrolet duked it out for honors after a phenomenal lead battle.

Bill Auberlen rages after Daytona collision with Nick Tandy

GTLM stars “agree to disagree” over clash that costs BMW squad precious time in Rolex 24.

Rolex 24 at Daytona: It’s green, green, green!

The 53rd running of classic sportscar event gets underway with 53-car field in perfect racing conditions.

Rolex 24 GT poleman Gavin: “Any one of 10 cars can win”

Corvette Racing veteran believes GT class is most competitive ever as field gets set for the green flag this afternoon at Daytona International Speedway.

Rolex 24 qualifying summary

Here's a recap of all four classes from today's qualifying session at Daytona.

Corvette Racing at Daytona: Taylor fastest overall Saturday in Roar testing

Action Express Corvette DP third overall; Magnussen third in GTLM for No. 3 Corvette C7.R

BMW drivers going after Scott Pruett's career wins record

Auberlen and Luhr second and third on combined victory list.

McLaughlin tops qualifying as Winterbottom fails to advance into shootout

The rising star advances to the top-ten shootout but where’s Winterbottom (Frosty)?

Mostert snatches Bathurst 1000 victory from Whincup on the final lap

The Bathurst 1000 ended the only way it knows how to end ... Spectacularly.

2014 Bathurst 1000 race results

The following are the complete results from the 58th running of the Bathurst 1000.

TUDOR Championship points battles come down to Petit Le Mans

This 10-hour race will decide the various champions in the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup.

The robbery at Sandown

The fans were robbed of what should have been an epic fight for the win.

V8 Supercars Enduro preview

Who will emerge victorious in V8 Supercar's three endurance races, which kick off at Sandown this weekend?

Oliver Gavin gathering frequent flyer miles

Corvette driver brackets Australia race with two in U.S.

Corvette Racing has a long day at VIR

Garcia, Taylor finish seventh in GTLM; crash results in ninth place for Gavin, Milner.

New or proven, all GTLM cars should be competitive at CTSCC Road America

Is it better to have a new car or proven model in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class in this weekend’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America?

Corvettes at Road America: Back on hallowed ground

'America’s National Park of Speed' the next challenge for Corvette teams in TUDOR Championship.

Six teams separated by three points in GTLM

The incredible competition in the GTLM class sees six different teams able to reach the title.

Third straight class victory for Corvette in GTLM

Garcia and Magnussen triumph in C7.R; Gavin and Milner fourth after penalty

Oak Racing’s Alex Brundle takes pole for Sahlen’s Six Hours at the Glen

The starting lineup has been set for the Sahlen Six Hours at the Glen this weekend.

Patrón Endurance Cup returns for round 3 at Watkins Glen

Through two events – and 36 hours of competition – the Patrón Endurance Cup has lived up to its billing as a true “endurance” championship.

The 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans in photos

Here's some eye candy from the 24 Hours of Le Mans for you to enjoy!