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LDM Unveil their new look Holden Commodores – PRESS RELEASE

  • February 24, 2016

Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport has today revealed the newly backed SP Tools Holden Commodores, piloted by Nick Percat and Andre Heimgartner. The team will run both cars in matching livery today at the Winton test. It is the first year the Melbourne based team has had identical liveries and supporters will have an opportunity to see the cars on display around the streets of Adelaide at the V8 Supercars opener of the Clipsal 500. Bathurst 1000 winner Nick Percat, admits he is looking forward to having the Queensland based company as naming rights on the two Holden Commodores at his home town...

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  • February 16, 2016

Imagine however being able to race on any track, anywhere in the world at any time, in any car, in the comfort of your lounge room!  Enter the world of driver simulators. Andre began dabbling in simulators at the age of fourteen, when he started driving a Formula Ford on a game named rFactor. Andre has been honing his skills and supplementing his training on simulators ever since that time. “I used to race the Formula Ford on rFactor regularly because that’s what I was racing at the time.” “It was an important part of my development. As I came up through the ranks, I would...

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  • February 12, 2016

Andre Heimgartner Returns to V8 Supercars with LDM Andre Heimgartner has announced that he will remain on the V8 Supercars grid this year, confirming a full time drive with Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport. Heimgartner’s signing with the team provides the talented New Zealand youngster the opportunity to again show his skill behind the wheel in Australia’s premier racing category. Following his exit from Super Black Racing in 2015 and without another V8 Supercars seat available at the time despite talks with various parties including LDM, Heimgartner announced he would join the Australian...

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