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SEASON-BESTS FOR HEIMGARTNER IN DARWIN

  • June 19, 2016

Andre Heimgartner has stormed to two season-best results this weekend at the CrownBet Darwin Triple Crown (Hidden Valley Raceway, Northern Territory) with race results of 18th and 12th. The weekend seemed to be going pear-shaped early for the 21 year old Kiwi, with power steering issues seeing the Melbourne-resident spending the majority of both practice sessions in the Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport garage. Heimgartner wouldn’t let the lack of laps on Friday stop him however. Saturday would see the issues rectified, and after a 15 minute practice session, he would qualify a season-best...

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New engineer as LDM recruits

  • June 17, 2016

(Team Press Release) After a three-week break, Lucas Dumbrell Motorsport have not only been busy preparing their two Holden VF Commodores, but have also recruited a new member to the team, Campbell Little. Little has departed from Erebus Motorsport and will now engineer Andre Heimgarter in the #3 chariot, taking over from Team Manager Barry Hay who had been juggling duties. The new recruit has brought much relief for Hay who was also multitasking as engineer for Heimgarter, as he will now be able to focus on his designated role. “Our strategy for me to engineer the car and bide our time to find...

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TV ALERT – SUPERCARS LIFE (AU 15 JUNE, NZ 16 JUNE)

  • June 14, 2016

I am excited to announce that I will star on the latest episode of Supercars Life this week. - Australian Viewers – 8:30pm Wednesday 15 June, on Fox Sports (Channel 506) - New Zealand Viewers – 6.30pm Thursday 16 June, on Sky Sport 4 (Channel 54) - Times subject to change - make sure you check your local guides for details Each episode of Supercars Life delves into the emotion and humanised aspects of professional motor racing; combining unique and amazing imagery with humour, action, excitement and suspense. The incredible stories of overcoming adversity, mateship and ordinary...

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