Lee Holdsworth takes Townsville pole for GRM/Repco Valvoline Holden.

1. Lee Holdsworth GRM/Repco Valvoline Holden 1m 12.7327s 1m 12.8635s
2. James Courtney DJR/Jim Beam Ford 1m 12.8082s 1m 12.4747s
3. Garth Tander Toll/HRT Holden 1m 12.8263s 1m 12.8248s
4. Michael Caruso GRM/Repco Valvoline Holden 1m 12.8977s 1m 12.8374s
5. Will Davison Toll/HRT Holden 1m 12.9407s 1m 12.9526s
6. Jason Richards Team BOC Holden 1m 13.0736s 1m 12.9893s
7. Shane van Gisbergen SBR/SP Tools Ford 1m 13.0858s 1m 12.8251s
8. Steven Johnson DJR/Jim Beam Ford 1m 13.2687s 1m 12.8250s
9. Jamie Whincup 888/Vodafone Ford 1m 13.3629s 1m 12.6426s
10. Fabian Coulthard PCR/Wilson Sec Ford 1m 13.6079s 1m 12.8161s

11. David Reynolds Bundaberg Red Holden 1m 13.0255s
12. Paul Dumbrell Autobarn/HSV Holden 1m 13.0260s
13. Cameron McConville Team WOW Holden 1m 13.0533s
14. Russell Ingall Morris/Supercheap Holden 1m 13.0584s
15. Craig Lowndes 888/Vodafone Ford 1m 13.1465s
16. Mark Winterbottom FPR Ford 1m 13.2002s
17. Todd Kelly Kelly/Jack Daniel's Holden 1m 13.4012s
18. Michael Patrizi PCR/Wilson Sec Ford 1m 13.4232s
19. Rick Kelly Kelly/Jack Daniel's Holden 1m 13.5178s
20. Jason Bargwanna Tasman/Sprint Gas Holden 1m 13.5230s
21. Steven Richards FPR Ford 1m 13.5088s
22. Tony d'Alberto Nash/Bottle-O Holden 1m 13.5341s
23. Tim Slade Morris/Supercheap Holden 1m 13.5438s
24. Alex Davison Irwin Ford 1m 13.7166s
25. Jack Perkins Kelly/Dodo Holden 1m 13.7420s
26. Greg Murphy Tasman/Sprint Gas Holden 1m 13.7738s
27. Jason Bright Britek/Fujitsu Ford 1m 13.7867s
28. Dean Fiore Kiwi Holden 1m 13.8292s
29. Mark McNally Hi-Tech Holden 1m 14.9106s

Shoot-out contenders previous qualifying times in italics