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HEIMGARTNER FINDS GAINS AT PHILLIP ISLAND

  • April 22, 2018

This weekend’s WD-40 Phillip Island 500 started off in a challenging fashion for Andre Heimgartner, but by the close of the second race the Nissan Motorsport steerer was starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel. Heimgartner and his #7 Plus Fitness entry struggled for high-speed balance during Friday’s practice sessions, seeing him able to post a best result for the day of only 21st fastest (practice one). The 22-year-old and his engineer Dilan Talabani went to work overnight, and returned the next day with a slightly improved package which Heimgartner was able to muscle through...

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HEIMGARTNER PERSEVERES THROUGH TRICKY TASMANIA

  • April 8, 2018

The weekend’s Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint has proved one for Nissan Motorsport pilot Andre Heimgartner, with the 22-year old’s resolve tested repeatedly across the event. In true Heimgartner style, the Melbourne-based Kiwi refused to give up, pushing on through car issues on Saturday and damage on Sunday to ensure the #7 Plus Fitness Nissan Altima finished both races and secured as many championship points as necessary. “It was a tricky weekend out there for sure, but we did what we could and pushed ahead as much as we could, we weren’t going to give up even though the event seemed...

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HIGH LINE ACTIVE CONTINUES THEIR BACKING WITH HEIMGARTNER

  • April 4, 2018

Andre Heimgartner’s long time physiotherapist, High Line Active will continue their partnership as the Kiwi’s personal sponsor for the 2018 Supercars Championship. The Melbourne – based company specializes in Physiotherapy, Massage, Clinical Pilates, Fitness and of course Motorsport Services. Nicole Bryant, Director of High Line Active has treated Heimgartner for 3 years, helping to improve the NISSAN driver’s over all performance by ensuring his body is kept in shape. From providing ergonomic in car assessments, thus resolving leg numbness to manual physiotherapy, stretching, acupuncture...

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