As it was previously announced last weekend, the Nissan LEAF Nismo RC made its first appearance in Australia at the 2014 Clipsal 500 event racing against Nissan Altima V8 Supercar and Nissan GT-R in Nissan Time Attack.
Here is full video from the one-lap race. The end if where it gets really exciting.
"2014 V8 Supercars - Adelaide - Nissan Time Attack - Rick Kelly in the Nissan LEAF Nismo RC vs Todd Kelly in the Nissan Altima V8 Supercar vs Neil Crompton in the Nissan GT-R Road car."
As for the staggered start, that was determined by qualifying times from the day before.