Posts tagged with Carlos Duraes

Carlos Duraes crowned Portuguese Nitro Buggy champion

See: Serpent The fifth round of the Portuguese Nitro Buggy Championship was held at the Clube Radiomodelismo Freixedas track over the weekend. Carlos Duraes (Serpent) managed to take the overall TQ and in the 45 minutes final he brought home the win from Goncalo Melo (TLR) in second while Ricardo Monteiro (Mugen) came in third. […]

Durães & Monteiro win at Portuguese Nitro & E-buggy Nats Rd2

Source: Carlos Durães (Facebook) The second round of the Portuguese Nitro and E-buggy National Championships were held at Pista de Vilela track over the weekend. In the nitro buggy class it was Carlos Durães (Serpent) who took the win from Ricardo Monteiro (Mugen) in second and Gonçalo Melo (TLR) in third. In the E-buggy class […]

Carlos Durães TQs & Wins at Portuguese Nats Rd4

See: Serpent This past weekend was held the round four of the Portuguese Nationals at Freixedas track, “home” of the forthcoming Euros in 2018. Serpent driver Carlos Durães would sweep the nitro buggy class. Carlos took the overall TQ and then a commanding victory in the final by two laps from Kyosho’s Joao Figueiredo whilst […]

Carlos Durães wins Portuguese Nats Rd3

See: Serpent Last weekend was held the round three of the Portuguese National Championship at the Pista De Avanca track in Avanca, Portugal. In the 45-minute main final Carlos Duraes took the win with a large margin in front of Miguel Matias and Ricardo Monteiro second and third respectively. The championship will be decided at the […]

Ricardo Monteiro wins Portuguese Nats Rd2

See: Serpent This past weekend took place the second round of Portuguese Nationals (the first one was cancelled by heavy rain). The qualifications are dominated by Carlos Durães and his Serpent Cobra SRX8 by TQing all the three rounds. In the 45 minute main final Durães will lose first place because his engine flamed out […]

Under the Hood: SRX8 Carlos Durães

Carlos Durães (Portugal) Chassis: Serpent Cobra SRX8 Engine: O.S. Speed B2101 Fuel: Piranha Fuel Tyres: AKA Radio & Servos: Futaba 4PX, Highest DT2100 servos Body & Wing: Stock body & stock wing Event: The Neo Race 2016

Carlos Duraes wins Portuguese Rd 3: Title all to play for

Report by Carlos Duraes The 3rd round of the Portuguese Nats headed to Viela last weekend, we arrived at the track on Saturday to practice, after the some laps I felt my car was really good and I was the fastest guy on the track. After the practice I was super confident on the car […]

Miguel Matias wins Portuguese Nat R1

Miguel Matias wins Portuguese Nat R1

The first round of the Portuguese 1/8 Off-road Nationals took place this past weekend at the same track as the open round. A total of 38 drivers attended the event and were greeted with perfect Portuguese weather. Miguel Matias went on to grab the TQ, transforming it into P1 for the A main. The main […]