Then the two US drivers got into a fist fight, with police intervening and arresting both.
Hartley will realise his lifelong ambition when he races for Toro Rosso next week.
A proud Rikki Coulthard admitted his nails got shorter watching his son come 3rd at Bathurst
Coulthard's rivals Wilkinshaw Racing made a blockbuster deal with racing great Michael Andretti and McLaren F1 chief Zak Brown.
Malone, Mahe Drysdale and Simon Gault and Christian Cullen battled it out high above Cardrona.
Reg Cook, with the help of engineer Simon Longdill, wants to set a new wheel driven land speed record.