20 Feb 2010

International Wire Story

6:42 am on 20 February 2010

New Zealand's Shane Van Gisbergen has qualified ninth in his Ford after the Top 10 Shootout at the Abu Dhabi round of the Australian V8 Supercar series.

Jamie Whincup secured a first-up pole following his team's off-season switch to Holden. ahead of another Holden driver Garth Tander with Mark Winterbottom third in a Ford.