James Moffat and Michael Caruso join Todd and Rick Kelly as factory Nissan Motorsport drivers in 2013 V8 Supercars Championship.
James Moffat and Taz Douglas were the best of the Nissan Altimas in 18th place after a trying day.
Caruso, 30, has had a number of highlights during the 2013 season, including five top 10 finishes in his #36 Norton-sponsored Nissan.
Nissan pleased with progress made during Adelaide weekend.
The four-car factory outfit conducted a two day test at Winton last week, clocking up over 2000km between the four cars.
Nissan Motorsport will take away sweet and sour memories from Hidden Valley Raceway in Darwin, Northern Territory.
V8 Supercars Championship will be staging its first event on United States soil.
The MSS Security Challenge non-points third race on the Albert Park Circuit kept the stewards of the event busy with drivers being excluded. The adjustments of Race 3 outcome shows Coulthard as the winner followed by Reynolds and Bright.
Tomorrow, the Nissan Motorsport will be on track at 10.05am AEST for practice, while on Sunday, a final practice will be held at 7.25am ahead of ‘The Great Race’ at 10.30am.
At the stunning Circuit of the Americas facility in Austin, Texas, Kelly took his Nissan Altima to two more top 10 results.
Two of the four Nissan Motorsport Altimas will compete in a new, sharper look at the Sucrogen Townsville 400 this weekend.
The Nissan Motorsport team will enjoy its first test since racing the new Nissan Altimas at Winton Motor Raceway in two weeks.
The V8 Supercars will be back on track tomorrow in Pukekohe for two qualifying sessions, plus Races 8 and 9 of the championship.
After asserting themselves as midfield contenders in qualifying, Russell brought the black Altima home in 15th place during his qualifying race.
Points leader Whincup leads the way on Friday in Winton, Australia
Norton-backed driver James Moffat took a fine seventh place finish in today’s second race, one place ahead of Jack Daniel’s Racing team-mate Rick Kelly.
“Really exciting day for us because we had the ability to win"
Two qualifying sessions and two 100km races will round out the Queensland Raceway event tomorrow.
In a tough race for the new V8 Supercars squad, Kelly claimed his 11th place result was “almost like a win” after a tough day at the office.
All four Nissan Altima drivers finished inside the top 10.