Caruso to adopt new livery for Newcastle 

Tom Howard

Wednesday 22nd November, 2017 - 6:00am


Michael Caruso’s new look Nissan Altima

Michael Caruso will adopt a new livery for this weekend’s Coates Hire Newcastle 500 season finale.

The #23 Nissan Altima will run under the colours of Nissan Financial Services Australia for the championship’s first visit to the newly constructed 2.6km Newcastle street circuit.

Caruso’s Altima will sport a new design utilising Nissan’s factory white, black and red colours.

Nissan Financial Services Australia provides a comprehensive and highly competitive range of finance solutions for new car buyers.

Caruso heads into the final Supercars round as the top Nissan driver, lying 13th in the championship standings.

The 34-year-old is 43 points adrift of 11th spot following a stronger second half of the season.

“Racing at a brand new circuit with a cracking new Nissan Financial Services livery is pretty exciting,” said Caruso.

“We’ve had a few different colour schemes this season, but I think this is one of the best we’ve had, it looks really tough.

“I can’t wait to get out there, push forward and end the 2017 season on a strong note.”

The Coates Hire Newcastle 500 begins on Friday and will be contested over two 250km races. has been established to provide a daily motorsport news service to the industry and fans in Australia and internationally.

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