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20 September 2014

HSV Owners Club Tech Night at Heasman Steering

The HSV Owners Club were in a very special treat as we opened up the doors for a technical night to show them the literal ups and downs of suspension tuning, as well as what suspension services we can provide for them at Heasmans.

 

With a race-prepped HSV amongst the various pieces of eye candy on display in the workshop, over the course of the evening we showed the various elements of suspension tuning. The aim was to sho…

15 August 2014

Factory, made better.

Selfie Maserati MC Stradale – Factory, made better.
In a modern day where ‘off the showroom floor’ just doesn’t cut it anymore, we have begun to steer their new and regular customers into functional enhancements which can be tailored to an individual whilst keeping the factory value of a new car high, and more so in this case a brand new Maserati Grand Trismo MC Stradale.
 

After huge new car cost, luxury car tax and a goo…

18 July 2014

Enter, Tron.

We here at Heasman Steering strive to be the best in the country at setting up cars, so when new technology arises we just have to have it! Even owner Doug Heasman, 2nd Generation of Heasman Steering and #1 at setting up alignments’, with a mere 49 years of experience is more than happy to welcome the new and continue giving our customers the very best service we possibly can.

 

Enter the ‘John Bean V3400…

18 June 2014

What actually goes into a custom set of Bilstein Coilover Suspension?

What’s the difference between an off the shelf item, and a one off custom order? Where is it built? How is it built?

These questions are often asked by enthusiasts around the world...

What’s the difference between an off the shelf item, and a one off custom order? Where is it built? How is it built?
These questions are often asked by enthusiasts around the world, and right here in Australia we’ve decided to showcase just one of the more interesting and insightful proje…

17 May 2014

THE-Lowdown.com feature : Heasman Steering Aventador

Knowing there was an Aventador being pulled apart for upgrades we had to go and take a closer look. Brad from Heasman took time out to chat with us about the project and exactly what it feels like to modify an $800,000+ car.

– Words: Ryan Lewis. Photos&Video: Selectnine.
To most people the Lamborghini Aventador is perfection; a package that cannot be improved on, the pinnacle of automotive audaciousness, a shameless car that is as aggressive on the ears as it is to the eyes. To a select few, it’s merely t…

5 May 2014

Heasman Steering S14 – Round 2 Supersprints at SMSP

Exiting turn 9, 3rd gear full throttle. Get to 6000rpm. Bang, bang, bang. Shit.

Finish work at 11pm on Friday night. Tow car home. Wake up at 5am. Tow car to track. Drink a coffee. Get car off trailer, scrutineer, sign on, find race numbers because I left them at work. Fuel. Drivers briefing. Put zen sticker on new bonnet. put race shoes on. Get in car. Strap in. drive…