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Nissan V8 Supercars Show Pace Ahead Of 2014 Season Opener
Posted by: newsla on Feb 15, 2014 - 06:58 PM
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Nissan V8 Supercars Show Pace Ahead Of 2014 Season Opener


INTRO:
The V8 Supercars pre-season hit out has been held at Sydney Motorsport Park and all the teams and makes have put a line in the sand.

Nissan will again four cars in 2014 and after coming back into the fold last year - the drivers feel confident of the year ahead especially after being amongst the pacesetters in the all-in testing.

 

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PACKAGE: Ben Beazley reporting

Plenty has changed in 12 months for the four-car Nissan Motorsport squad after a year of developing in competition the team goes into the 2014 season feeling confident of strong performances.

The Kelly brothers of Rick and Todd have been part of the Nissan journey since it was first announced in 2012. For this year improvements, including a revised aero package, just some of the updates for the Jack Daniel's backed cars.

GRAB TODD KELLY : Jack Daniel’s Nissan Altima

James Moffat and Michael Caruso will steer the bright yellow Norton entries. Moffat took the team's first victory last year at Winton and he's keen for more success in 2014.

GRAB JAMES MOFFAT - Norton Nissan Altima

As part of the ongoing development process Nissan has called on one of its international sportscar drivers in Englishman Alex Buncombe to turn laps and provide input.

GRAB ALEX BUNCOMBE - Nissan Nismo Athlete

Everything will be put on the line in less than two weeks for the season opener - the Clipsal 500 on the streets of Adelaide.



Rick Kelly : Jack Daniel’s Nissan Altima

* A lot has changed since the same test 12 months ago?
* Any expectations for the year?

Michael Caruso : Norton Nissan Altima

* Very different to the test 12 months ago?
* A four car effort helps with the team to advance things?

James Moffat : Norton Nissan Altima

* Last year you took the team's only win - more of that in 2014?
* You have races already this year at the Dubai 24 Hour with Nissan?

Todd Kelly : Jack Daniel’s Nissan Altima

* Much better positioned at this test than at the same time in 2013?
* Cars are very different to last year?

Alex Buncombe - Nissan Nismo Athlete

* Can you relate a GT3 GT-R to a V8 Supercar?
* Nice to mix with the Australian Nissan crew during your two weeks in Australia?




Rick Kelly : Jack Daniel’s Nissan Altima

* A lot has changed since the same test 12 months ago?
* Any expectations for the year?

Michael Caruso : Norton Nissan Altima

* Very different to the test 12 months ago?
* A four car effort helps with the team to advance things?

James Moffat : Norton Nissan Altima

* Last year you took the team's only win - more of that in 2014?
* You have races already this year at the Dubai 24 Hour with Nissan?

Todd Kelly : Jack Daniel’s Nissan Altima

* Much better positioned at this test than at the same time in 2013?
* Cars are very different to last year?

Alex Buncombe - Nissan Nismo Athlete

* Can you relate a GT3 GT-R to a V8 Supercar?
* Nice to mix with the Australian Nissan crew during your two weeks in Australia?

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