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HEIMGARTNER HOPING TO CARRY CONSISTENCY TO SYDNEY

  • July 22, 2018

Andre Heimgartner says ‘consistency’ is a key take-away from the weekend’s Coates Hire Ipswich SuperSprint for the 22 year old and the crew of his #7 Plus Fitness Nissan Motorsport Altima. “Early on we struggled to find that set-up sweet spot but after taking on-board some of the progress of my team-mates we were able to put together a package that saw us advance a few spots during Saturday’s race,” explained Heimgartner, who on Saturday qualified 17th and finished the race in 15th. “We made some further advancements on Saturday night and that saw us able to improve our qualifying...

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BEN BLACKBURN RACING BACK ANDRE HEIMGARTNER

  • July 20, 2018

Ben Blackburn Racing has come on board as a personal sponsor to Supercar driver, Andre Heimgartner currently competing in the 2018 Supercars Championship. Ben Blackburn Racing was established earlier this year, recently launched as a means to support selected, world-class motorsport athletes in the area of public relations and communications. "I can see a huge future ahead for Andre,” said director Ben Blackburn. “He shows such a high level of commitment to everything that he does with his training and racing, so I'm proud to be on board as a personal sponsor. "I've been promoting...

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HEIMGARTNER DIGS DEEP IN TOWNSVILLE

  • July 8, 2018

Andre Heimgartner and the crew of the #7 Plus Fitness Nissan Motorsport Altima crew dug deep to bring home a pair of 12th positions at the weekend’s Watpac Townsville 400, before Sunday's result was revised post-race to a finishing position of 11th after another driver received a penalty. Testament to the commitment and perseverance of the 23-year-old and his crew, the results came despite a difficult qualifying session on Saturday and two tough opening laps on Sunday. “On Friday we opened things with eighth fastest in practice one, before practice two and qualifying on Saturday then...

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