Jonny Reid on pole for Carrera Cup opener
Jonny Reid has taken pole position for the opening race of Porsche City Index Carrera Cup Australia at Phillip Island.
The New Zealander posted the top time and new lap record of 1:33:1968 on his fourth lap of the session, eclipsing Craig Baird best effort from practice.
Lucky 7 Racing V8 Supercars co-driver Daniel Gaunt qualified second, with Bundaberg Racing co-driver Baird is set to start third on the grid for this afternoon’s.
Barker qualified fourth, ahead of Triple F Racing co-driver Michael Patrizi, Ford Performance Racing co-driver Steven Richards, Matt Coleman and top placed Elite Class driver James Koundouris. Damien Flack and Max Twigg round out the top 10.
Porsche City Index Carrera Cup Australia will hold three 12 lap races throughout the L&H 500 weekend, with race one to be held this afternoon.