ARMOR ALL® and are giving you the chance to win!

Guess the pole position time for the first race of the weekend and the closest estimate to the classified pole time will win an ARMOR ALL® prize pack! Winning entries will go into the draw to win a total set of 2018 ARMOR ALL® Pole hats from every ARMOR ALL® Pole qualifying race this year – signed by each pole winner!


Circuit Length | 2.65km
Type of Circuit | Street
Corners | 13 (Left 9, Right 4)
Direction of travel | Anti-clockwise
Average Circuit Speed | 135km/h
Top Speed | 226km/h

Driver with the most pole positions
Scott McLaughlin (2)
Team with the most pole positions
DJR Team Penske (2)
Qualifying record
1:09.9065 (Scott McLaughlin, FGX Falcon, 2017, Super soft compound)

Last Year's
pole position


Scott McLaughlin ,
Shell V-Power Racing Team,
Ford Falcon FG/X

Form Guide

  • Scott McLaughlin has taken both of the poles on offer in Newcastle to date
  • Shane van Gisbergen and David Reynolds were either second or third in each qualifying session for last year’s two races and the Top 10 Shootout for Sunday’s race
  • The Newcastle East Street Circuit has the second-slowest average speed on the calendar (135km/h, faster only than Winton)

Your Deadline


Saturday, 24/11/2018, ARMOR ALL® Qualifying

11:35 VIC/NSW | 10:35 QLD | 11:05 SA | 08:35 WA | 10:05 NT | 13:35 NZ

Entries close 10 (ten) minutes before Qualifying is scheduled to start in the event’s Supplementary Regulations

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