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2020 CALLING FOR HEIMGARTNER AS NISSAN ERA DRAWS TO A CLOSE AFTER SOLID NEWCASTLE

  • November 24, 2019

The final round of the 2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship in Newcastle has brought to a close the ‘Nissan era’ for Kelly Racing and also for Andre Heimgartner. 2020 will not only see Heimgartner continue on with the Kelly Racing team for a third year and on a new multi-year contract; he will also be steering one of the team’s brand new Ford Mustangs with the Altimas officially now retired from the main game. “It is sad to see the ‘Datsun farewell tour’ now officially draw to a close,” Heimgartner said. “I have really enjoyed driving the Nissans with Kelly...

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SANDOWN 500 TOP EIGHT BELIES CAR SPEED FOR HEIMGARTNER

  • November 10, 2019

After starting on the front row for the Penrite Oil Sandown 500, the #7 Plus Fitness Nissan Altima Andre Heimgartner has shared with Bryce Fullwood across the PIRTEK Enduro Cup was brought home in eighth position after 500km of tough racing today. While a undeniably strong result for the Melbourne-based Kiwi and his co-driver, the top eight finishing position does not tell the full story of the speed and potential shown by the #7 and its drivers across the weekend. That potential was clearly on-show during Saturday’s proceedings, with the pair impressing during the qualifying races. Heimgartner...

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