Team Australia finished a respectable sixth as rain caused havoc in the A1GP sprint race at Sydney's Eastern Creek.
By Cameron Tomarchio New Team Australia driver John Martin was left dejected after failing to reach his goal of qualifying inside the top five for Sunday's A1GP at Eastern Creek.
Team Australia's new A1 driver John Martin started the Eastern Creek round in promising fashion, finishing quickest in an opening practice session.
Home country hero Jonny Reid snatched the overall lead in the A1GP standings.
Team Australia has a new driver for the rest of the World Cup of Motorsport season, replacing Ian Dyk.