John Heinricy

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John Heinricy is a U.S. automotive engineer and noted racecar driver.

Heinricy has had a long and distinguished career at General Motors, serving as assistant chief engineer for the Corvette and as Director of the GM Performance Division. John retired from GM in October 2008.

He also campaigns a variety of GM products in SCCA competition, winning the annual SCCA National Championship Runoffs in Corvettes and Camaros, Firebirds and a Chevrolet Cobalt.

Heinricy presently holds the second most Runoffs titles, tied with Duane Davis (13) and second only to Jerry Hansen (27), with the most recent a B-Spec win in a Chevrolet Sonic.

Heinricy set a lap time on the Nürburgring of 7 minutes 56 seconds in a 2004 Chevrolet Corvette Z06.

John also has a sub 8 minute time in a 2009 Cadillac CTS-V around the Nürburgring.

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SCCA National Championship Runoffs[edit]

Year Track Car Engine Class Finish Start Status
1991 Road Atlanta Chevrolet Camaro Chevrolet Showroom Stock GT 2 3 Running
1993 Road Atlanta Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet GT1 1 1 Running
2001 Mid-Ohio Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Touring 1 1 2 Running
2002 Mid-Ohio Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Touring 1 1 1 Running
2003 Mid-Ohio Chevrolet Camaro Chevrolet American Sedan 1 2 Running
Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Touring 1 1 1 Running
2004 Mid-Ohio Pontiac Firebird Pontiac American Sedan 1 2 Running
Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Touring 1 1 1 Running
2005 Mid-Ohio Pontiac Firebird Pontiac American Sedan 1 1 Running
Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Touring 1 1 2 Running
2006 Heartland Park Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Touring 1 4 8 Running
Chevrolet Cobalt SS Chevrolet Showroom Stock C 25 3 Retired
Pontiac Firebird Pontiac American Sedan 1 9 Running
2007 Heartland Park Chevrolet Cobalt Chevrolet Touring 3 1 Disqualified
Pontiac Firebird Pontiac American Sedan 14 4 Retired
Chevrolet Cobalt SS Chevrolet Showroom Stock C 1 2 Running
2008 Heartland Park Pontiac Firebird Pontiac American Sedan 2 1 Running
2010 Road America Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Touring 1 10 2 Retired
2011 Road America Pontiac Firebird Pontiac American Sedan 2 3 Running
2012 Road America Pontiac Firebird Pontiac American Sedan 23 4 Retired

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