Callum Crawley has drawn first blood at Pukekohe Park Raceway, setting the pace in qualifying to take pole position for this afternoons race.
Billy Frazer continues his strong second half of the season, qualifying second while Alex Hawley set the third fastest lap to record his personal best start.
Round 7 pole winner Taylor Hurst will start along side Hawley on row two from fourth while the series leader, Kaleb Ngatoa, will start a lowly fifth position.
Amy Smith was shuffled back to sixth late in the session with Liam Foster and Conrad Clark starting behind her. Travis Day returns to the grid in ninth alongside Nathan Sudiono.