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AUSGP ALLOWS SOLID STRIDES FORWARD

  • March 20, 2016

  For Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport driver Andre Heimgartner and his engineer Barry Haye, this weekend’s Australian Grand Prix event was all about sowing seeds for the future. As a non-championship round of the V8 Supercars calendar, the Grand Prix presented the perfect opportunity for the pair to advance their driver-engineer relationship further in what was only their second event competing together. While the young Kiwi struggled with mechanical issues throughout the weekend - results of 22nd (race one), 20th (race three), 22nd (race four), and a DNF with a flat tyre in race...

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STRONG START TO 2016 FOR HEIMGARTNER

  • March 6, 2016

New Zealand speedster Andre Heimgartner has got his 2016 V8 Supercars season and his tenure with Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport off to a strong start at this weekend’s Clipsal 500 (Adelaide, SA). In what was his first ever competitive outing with the LDM outfit - which meant working with a new car and new engineer (Barry Hall) - the 20 year old Kiwi put in a stoic effort to score points and improve in every race, despite a chaotic race of attrition which caused problems for a large portion of the field this afternoon. With race results of 22nd (race one), 20th (race two) and 19th (race three),...

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