|As West kicks-off its preparations for the 2017 Australian Sports Racer Series, we invite team members, pit crew, new drivers interested in leasing or driving our cars, and other interested parties to join us for a free sausage sizzle this coming Sunday 5 February 2017 at 12 noon at our Adelaide HQ (4 Iris St, Melrose Park SA 5039). See and experience, and have a photo-shoot with our cars including the revolutionary LMP4, the Firman, the original West models: WR1000 and WX10.
Chat with our mechanical and engineering team, including our head of operations visiting from our production company in Thailand Mr Lionel (Leo) Lefebvre. Leo has been associated with our company for 3 years and was crucial to the development of the LMP4 and getting it into production. No one knows more about these cars than Leo.
An international French race driver, Leo is also planning to drive our LMP4 in the 2017 Australian Sports Racer Series. Leo has been a celebrity driver in feature films and has raced in Europe, Asia and now Australia. Attention to safety and detail are Leo’s cornerstones and he is seen in the photo at lower right inspecting the LPM4 revolutionary “3rd spring” suspension. Leo’s resume includes: Rally historic ESTERON First position with Caterham. Ice driver instructor, first team Lotus Elise on Ice. Movie Star SELENA Gomez, Super car manager and driver Movie “Monté Carlo Story.” Test driver for official automotive press “Top Marque Monaco” Prestige et super car. Drive-in Race driver instructor Paul-Ricard “Le Castelet France” Lotus Elise, Lotus Exige, Caterham, Ferrari 430, Ferrari 458. One make race hacker car 1st position in Thailand 2014.
This year’s 5 Round calendar has been posted on the Sports Racer Series web site: www.sportsracer.com.au
Participating in the Australian Sports Racer Series this year are a large number of the established drivers from West, other teams and independents; around 17 in total so far. Already there are confirmed new drivers and a waiting list of applications for new cars to buy or lease and for training and coaching sessions with our international experienced professionals. Spots are filling up fast, so do not miss out on this opportunity to see West today and have a good time with food and friends.
West Motorsport Australia Pty Ltd