Fabian Coulthard springs to pole for Race 7

Fabian Coulthard grabs pole for Race 7

Fabian Coulthard grabs pole for Race 7

Ace Kiwi Fabian Coulthard has claimed pole position for Race 7 in the ITM 400 Auckland round at Pukekohe Park.

Coulthard (Lockwood Commodore) led a brace of drivers  who dipped under the 1:03s barrier around the revised 2.9km South Auckland circuit.

Coulthard recorded a 1:02.6310s lap to edge out Craig Lowndes (Red Bull Racing Commodore) who clocked 1:02.6774s with his team-mate third in 1:02.7217s.

The fastest eight drivers all posted laps in the 1:02s range as clouds gathered over the circuit to make qualifying conditions ideal.

The full grid for Race 7 has been now been set with the top 10 shootout only determined the front five row order for Race 6.

Both races will be over 35 laps with no pit stops.

V8 SUPERCARS: Qualifying Race 7 – Pukekohe 

Position Driver Team Time
1 Fabian Coulthard Lockwood Racing 1:02.6310
2 Craig Lowndes Red Bull Racing Australia +0.0464
3 Jamie Whincup Red Bull Racing Australia +0.0907
4 Will Davison Pepsi Max Crew FPR Ford +0.2000
5 Mark Winterbottom Pepsi Max Crew FPR Ford +0.2587
6 Garth Tander Holden Racing Team +0.3164
7 David Reynolds The Bottle-O FPR Ford +0.3380
8 Jason Bright Team BOC +0.3628
9 Scott McLaughlin Fujitsu Racing GRM +0.4041
10 James Courtney Holden Racing Team +0.4704
11 Shane van Gisbergen TEKNO Team VIP +0.5188
12 Rick Kelly Jack Daniel’s Racing +0.5585
13 Lee Holdsworth IRWIN Racing +0.5752
14 Alexandre Premat Fujitsu Racing GRM +0.5777
15 David Wall Wilson Security Racing +0.6048
16 Michael Caruso Norton 360 Racing +0.6595
17 James Moffat Norton 360 Racing +0.6652
18 Jonathon Webb Tekno Autosports +0.7173
19 Alex Davison Jeld-wen FPR Ford +0.7582
20 Russell Ingall Supercheap Auto Racing +0.8105
21 Dean Fiore Dodo Insurance Racing +0.8492
22 Tim Blanchard Wilson Security Racing +1.0734
23 Maro Engel SP Tools Racing +1.1884
24 Tony D’Alberto Team HIFLEX +1.2185
25 Todd Kelly Jack Daniel’s Racing +1.3278
26 Jonny Reid Wilson Security Racing +1.4473


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