Carrera Cup returnee Alex Davison grabs pole
Alex Davison has begun his return to the Porsche City Index Carrera Cup Australia championship in fine form, securing pole position for tonight’s twilight race.
The former V8 Supercar driver finished today’s qualifying session 0.08s ahead of reigning champion Craig Baird, with Steven Richards another 0.01s further behind in third.
Carrera Cup debutant Matt Kingsley posted the fourth quickest time ahead of Daniel Gaunt, Nick Foster and Elite Class pace-setter James Koundouris in seventh.
Rookie New Zealand racer Andre Heimgartner will start the race from eighth.
Carrera Cup will hold its first race of the season tonight at 7:45pm (Adelaide time) with Race 2 and Race 3 held on Saturday and Sunday, respectively.