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.
James Moffat, the driver of the #360 Norton Nissan Altima in the V8 Supercars Championship, will compete with a Nissan 370Z Nismo in the endurance event at Dubai.
Moffat, driver of the #360 Norton Hornet Nissan Altima is secured of his future
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.
James Moffat received a monetary fine plus a suspension for the rest of the 2013 season.
V8 Supercars Championship will be staging its first event on United States soil.
Whincup leads on 1847 points from Craig Lowndes (1800) and Will Davison (1792).
At the stunning Circuit of the Americas facility in Austin, Texas, Kelly took his Nissan Altima to two more top 10 results.
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.
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.
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.
Two qualifying sessions and two 100km races will round out the Queensland Raceway event tomorrow.