Tommy Milner

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Tommy Milner
Tom Milner the younger.jpg
Tom Milner (Jr.) at 24 Hours of Le Mans 2006 Drivers' Parade
Nationality United States American
Born January 28, 1986 (1986-01-28) (age 28)
Washington, D.C., United States
24 Hours of Le Mans career
Participating years 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Teams Multimatic Motorsports, Team LNT, Corvette Racing
Best finish 11th overall (2011)
Class wins 1 (2011)

Tommy Milner (born January 28, 1986 in Washington, D.C.),[1] is an American GM factory racing and test driver, currently also employed full-time in Corvette Racing. Tommy started karting at the age of 14 and began his career as a sports car driver in the 2004 and 2005 Grand-Am seasons. He drove for Panoz in 2006 and 2008 and for Rahal Letterman Racing in 2007, 2009 and 2010 in the American Le Mans Series. In 2010 he finished 3rd in the GT Driver's Championship. In 2011, he decided to make the switch to Corvette Racing. Currently he drives the Chevrolet Corvette C6.R with co-driver Oliver Gavin and endurance co-driver Richard Westbrook. In addition to driving for Corvette Racing in 2011 he also drove for Team Need for Speed Schubert at the 2011 24 Hours of Nürburgring.[2]

The highlight of Tommy's career so far is a class victory at the 2011 24 Hours of Le Mans driving a Chevrolet Corvette C6.R with teammates Antonio García and Olivier Beretta.[3] He also won his first American Le Mans Series race at the 2012 American Le Mans Series at Long Beach.[4] In 2013 he took his first class victory at the 12 Hours of Sebring.

Racing record[edit]

24 Hours of Le Mans results[edit]

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2006 Canada Multimatic Motorsport Team Panoz United States Gunnar Jeannette
Canada Scott Maxwell
Panoz Esperante GT-LM GT2 34 DNF DNF
2007 United Kingdom Team LNT United Kingdom Tom Kimber-Smith
United Kingdom Danny Watts
Panoz Esperante GT-LM GT2 60 DNF DNF
2011 United States Corvette Racing Monaco Olivier Beretta
Spain Antonio García
Chevrolet Corvette C6.R GTE
Pro
314 11th 1st
2012 United States Corvette Racing United Kingdom Oliver Gavin
United Kingdom Richard Westbrook
Chevrolet Corvette C6.R GTE
Pro
215 NC NC
2013 United States Corvette Racing United Kingdom Oliver Gavin
United Kingdom Richard Westbrook
Chevrolet Corvette C6.R GTE
Pro
309 22nd 7th
2014 United States Corvette Racing United Kingdom Oliver Gavin
United Kingdom Richard Westbrook
Chevrolet Corvette C7.R GTE
Pro
333 20th 4th

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