Posts tagged with Carlos Duraes

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 […]

Carlos Duraes signs for Serpent

Carlos Duraes signs for Serpent

The young and talented Portuguese driver Carlos Duraes has announced that he will be racing Serpent’s Cobra 2.0 for the 2014 season. After dropping his SWORKz chassis Carlos will be attending the Neo ’14 race, EC / WC and the Portuguese national series with the potential of also racing at a few 1/10th electric events […]

Monteiro wins Portuguese Nat Rd6

Monteiro wins Portuguese Nat Rd6

The 6th and final round of the Portuguese national championships took place this past weekend in Avanca. Ricardo Monteiro claimed victory ahead of Carlos Duraes and Bruno Coelho however it was Miguel Matias who renewed his title of Portuguese Champion after placing 5th. Congratulations!

Durães wins Portuguese Nat Rd4

Carlos Durães wins Portuguese Nat Rd4

Carlos Durães dominated the fourth round of the very competitive Portuguese national championship which took place at the sunny Torres Vedras track. After claiming TQ Carlos went on to win his semi-final before securing overall victory ahead of Ricardo Monteiro and Tiago Aguiar who finished second and third respectively. Miguel Matias who won his semi-final […]

Savoya wins Portuguese Modelcar Cup

XRAY’s Reno Savoya reports from the weekend’s Easter event in Portugal – the Modelcar Cup which Bruno Coelho would TQ but Savoya would go on to win. Organized by well represented distributor in Portugal, the Modelcar cup is a growing event and see an increasing level every year. This time, Darren Bloomfield made the trip to fight […]

SWORKz 2nd at Modelcar Cup

Duraes & SWORKz 2nd at Modelcar Cup

SWORKz team driver Carlos Duraes finished second in the Portuguese 2013 International Model Cup Race with his SWORKz optional BK1 F.C.S.S (Flat Chassis System Set) and the new Pro Shocks 2.0. After putting away several very fast laps Carlos finished just ten seconds behind winner Savoya with fellow SWORKz team mate Dani Bernabe finishing in […]

SWORKz sign Carlos Duraes

SWORKz Europe have signed up the talented Carlos Duraes of Portugal, formerly a driver for XRAY, speaking about the deal Carlos said, “I’m very glad to take this opportunity to join SWORKz Team. I tested some others buggies, but I decided to S350 BK1, because the performances and the reliable. This project is really very […]