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The 1/10 Portuguese Cup took place on the last weekend of October at the “Indoor RC Oeste” carpet track in Torres Vedras close to Lisbon. With a renewed track and a good turnout of drivers in both classes, the race was full of intense battles for almost every positions. In 2wd it was Nuno Casal Ribeiro that took the TQ an victory with a strong opposition from the youngest driver present, 10 years old, Pedro Gomes, with the victory being decided on the last lap of the second final. Third place was Marco Timóteo.

2WD A-main results:

  1. Nuno Casal Ribeiro (AE)
  2. Pedro Gomes (Durango)
  3. Marco Timóteo (Xray)
  4. Filipe Miranda (Xray)
  5. João Faria (AE)
  6. Denis Lopes (AE)
  7. Miguel Silva (Durango)
  8. João Pina (AE)
  9. Fernando Domingos (Durango)
  10. Luis Marra (TLR)

portuguese-cup-4wd-podium

4wd was dominated by Fábio Ramos winning all of the qualifyings (TQ) and finals. Second place went to Nuno Casal Ribeiro, and third place was Hugo Miguel returning to the off-road scene after one year doing only 1/10 TC.

4WD A-main results:

  1. Fábio Ramos (Team-C)
  2. Nuno Casal Ribeiro (AE)
  3. Hugo Miguel (Durango)
  4. Pedro Gomes (Durango)
  5. Marco Timóteo (Xray)
  6. Gonçalo Costa (Yokomo)
  7. Rodrigo Luís (Xray)
  8. Denis Lopes (AE)
  9. Carlos Fonseca (AE)
  10. Luís Godinho (Kyosho)

Thanks to Rodolfo Maia for the report.