Swedish national round 1 of 3.
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This was a new track for us, with long laptimes and many big jums.
High speed, difficult and US style track.
Practice went well, I was learning the track and I liked it.
So in qualification we made som changes. We went down in diffoils from 15/15/7
to 7/7/5 and that made the car much faster and easyer to drive, laptimes were going down
and consistenty up.
Back home after ENS Rd.2 I can say that I’m gaining confidence about my driving again. After a struggle from end of last year till the very first races in 2018 it seems as if I’m back on pace.
Back home form the first NRW Cup at the exiting track of MFK Kurten, both cars were on rails all weekend, Reds power was super.
E-buggy was fast and steady and i won the final before Markus and Sander.
Race number 2 in MSC cup here in Sweden. In Mjölby May the 19:th.
This time everything worked very well.
Pontus was fastest all day. I was TQ
Did win 2 qualification rounds and won the semi. I had car 2 in the final after Jessica Pålsson.
The opponents in this race was very high compare to earlier race last year
in this cup. Many top drivers from Sweden. We were 9 SERPENT cars in this race.
Serpent family in Sweden is growing.
We did not change the setup, just tires and swaybar. The car was very good/stable and fast.
The track was very loose at the beginning and became high grip at the...
[ Serpent News ] Carlos Barros from Spain joins Team Serpent 4X
Top-driver from Spain Carlos Barros was intruiged by the special and innovative design of the Project 4X car and agreed with Spain distributor BRP to join the team to race the Project 4X car in the regionals , nationals, maybe EC and ETS and help Serpent drivers with set-up.
Carlos will cooperate with David Ehrbar and the whole 4X team and give feedback on test and races.
We are proud to have Carlos on board and wish him well also at his 1st big race, the ETS in Madrid, Spain this weekend,
Team Serpent Spain
Sascha Klug from Austria joins Team Serpent - 4X
Serpent is proud to announce that topdriver from Austria Sascha Klug joined Team Serpent Austria, backed up by the Serpent importer Trinko and 2-speed Germany.
He is racing the brand new Project 4X EVO car and will work closely together with designer - racer David Ehrbar and all Serpent drivers.
Sascha will race the regionals, nats and the EC in his home country this year, as well as some ETS races if time allows.
Link to car: http://promo.serpent.com/4x-evo/
Alberto Alonso , former Spanish Champion 1/8 On Road will use Serpent 988 from now both in National and regional races in Spain and starting this month with the Viper 988 car at Fionaro Italy (Efra GP).
Turkye: Ali Kaya rejoins Team Serpent
Serpent is proud to announce that Ali Kaya is back with team Serpent , and will be racing the Natrix 748 in the 1/10 GP class.
We like to ask you some questions on your updated Project 4X Design
Q: How was the overall feedback on the original Project 4X car, and what were the biggest results to date?
A: Drivers really liked that the design was really different from the mainstream cars and still worked really well. The drivers did notice that the set-up approach was different and not all their experience from before worked as expected. Once they get used to the different way to set-up the Project 4X most were really happy and excited both in stock and mod class. After having expected...
Dear Serpent fans and those interested,
Serpent is launching new initiatives to facilitate and support the further growth of the product line and to enable new marketing and sales activities.
To realize these expansion plans, Serpent directors have hired Joaquin de Soto, from the USA, as the new CEO of the company.
He brings a proven business record as the prior CEO of Deneba Software, CTO of ACD Systems and CEO of Desoto Racing / Serpent America.
Joaquin has a Masters degree from MIT, an engineering degree from UM and is a US patent holder.
De Soto has the following to say: