Serpent.com - Latest newshttp://www.serpent.com/news/Latest news from Serpent.comPHP - Nettrends VOFhttp://www.serpent.com/images/mainimage1.jpgJeff Hamon reports SIGP Sunpadow 2024 http://www.serpent.com/news/14291/Jeff-Hamon-reports-SIGP-Sunpadow-2024-.htmlArriving in Xiamen, China at 1am on Wednesday it was a quick few hours sleep at the hotel before making the way to the ever impressive 3 Circles / Sunpadow Facility. Having been here in 2019 I quickly remembered being shocked on just how enormous this place was! RC HEAVEN.<br />Being quite unique this event offers to run EP TC and IC on the same track (different...NewsReporter-2Wed, 27 Mar 2024 00:00:00 +0100 GMTJose Almonte reports Caribian Nitro Cup 2023http://www.serpent.com/news/14289/Jose-Almonte-reports-Caribian-Nitro-Cup-2023.htmlJose Almonte<br />Team SerpentNewsReporter-2Tue, 19 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0100 GMTHamish Scott 2023 WA EP State titles race report http://www.serpent.com/news/14288/Hamish-Scott-2023-WA-EP-State-titles-race-report-.htmlMy home track for racing , an EP only track I've done a lot of laps on all layouts but the layout chosen for this year's titles by far my favorite, fast and flowing with a couple technical sections with high risk high reward on laptimes I was running 13.5tc due to lack of mod entries and 1/8e pan car. <br /><br />Qualifying for 1/8 I was in clear traffic after seeding...NewsReporter-2Wed, 13 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0100 GMTDominic Greiner rejoins to Team Serpent!!!http://www.serpent.com/news/14287/Dominic-Greiner-rejoins-to-Team-Serpent!!!.htmlNewsReporter-2Fri, 08 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0100 GMTMarco Weigerding joins Serpent Factory Team! http://www.serpent.com/news/14286/Marco-Weigerding-joins-Serpent-Factory-Team!-.htmlNewsReporter-2Mon, 13 Nov 2023 00:00:00 +0100 GMTAndrea Catanzani reports Italian Nats Rd2 in Lenohttp://www.serpent.com/news/14285/Andrea-Catanzani-reports-Italian-Nats-Rd2-in-Leno.htmlWe arrived at the track on Friday afternoon due to some problems during the journey. As soon as we got on the track we immediately found an excellent feeling with the car. After the checks on Saturday we were in fifth position, just before qualifying we changed the front springs from blue serpent to 8.0 smj, the car became faster and we managed to gain third...NewsReporter-2Tue, 12 Sep 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTJose Almonte reports GLC race 2023http://www.serpent.com/news/14284/Jose-Almonte-reports-GLC-race-2023.htmlThe 2023 GLC is in the books and what an event it was!!!<br /><br />I ran Two classes being Nitro GT8 and Nitro Sedan. After having issues in both classes i managed to qualify 2nd in GT behind my Teammate Carlie Lopez and 6th in the Nitro Sedan Class.<br />NewsReporter-2Wed, 30 Aug 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTMark Green reports BRCA round 5 at teh Halifax trackhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14283/Mark-Green-reports-BRCA-round-5-at-teh-Halifax-track.htmlNewsReporter-2Wed, 30 Aug 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTKing Fong reports HKRCSA Round 2 EPhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14282/King-Fong-reports-HKRCSA-Round-2-EP.htmlIn a field of over 100 drivers in the Mod class and 13.5 Blinky Class, the competition at HKRCSA Round 2 was fierce. The event showcased remarkable performances and notable achievements.<br /><br />A standout performance was delivered by Lee Chun Yin on his home track. He demonstrated exceptional skill, securing the TQ position and securing a clean victory in the Mod...NewsReporter-2Tue, 15 Aug 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTKing Fong reports China EP National Championship in Yongkanghttp://www.serpent.com/news/14281/King-Fong-reports-China-EP-National-Championship-in-Yongkang.htmlAfter a hiatus of three years, the China National race has made a triumphant return to the schedule, marking its fifth edition hosted in Yongkang, Zhejiang Province. Despite the absence, Serpent has once again showcased remarkable achievements on this renowned track.NewsReporter-2Tue, 15 Aug 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTJuan Hidalgo Garrido reports EC 2023 Vila Real Portugalhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14280/Juan-Hidalgo-Garrido-reports-EC-2023-Vila-Real-Portugal.htmlNewsReporter-2Wed, 09 Aug 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTAndrea Catanzani reports EC Vila Real Portugalhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14279/Andrea-Catanzani-reports-EC-Vila-Real-Portugal.htmlWe arrived at the track on Monday afternoon, a really big and twisty track where we are not used to riding. The car immediately proved to be very easy to drive but not fast enough in the first two days. Thanks to the advice of Michael Salven and Oliver Mack we managed to find a really fast setup in all track conditions. After the controlled tests we managed to...NewsReporter-2Fri, 04 Aug 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTAlvaro Fernandez reports EC 2023 Vila Real Portugalhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14278/Alvaro-Fernandez-reports-EC-2023-Vila-Real-Portugal.htmlWe arrived to this nice track on Sunday to be on the track on Monday morning for the first practice. During the practice days we tested some different things on our Serpent 990, thanks to the support of Michael Salven, Joaquin Desoto and the rest of pilots of the Team Serpent. The car was good on the last heats of practice and also the engines on point. So, we...NewsReporter-2Fri, 04 Aug 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTAndrea Catanzani reports GT euros in Zagrebhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14277/Andrea-Catanzani-reports-GT-euros-in-Zagreb.htmlAs we got to the track we finished breaking in our engines for the race, after which we started testing a few things on the car. The basic setup was a good starting point and the changes we made were very few. Since the track had a low level of grip we decided to soften the oil of the two differentials, we went from 1,000,000 in front to 500,000 up to 300,000,...NewsReporter-2Tue, 04 Jul 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTGabriele Paloschi reports his first euros GT in Zagrebhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14276/Gabriele-Paloschi-reports-his-first-euros-GT-in-Zagreb.htmlEuropean championship zagreb<br />From the first day, the car immediately proved to be fast and easy to drive with our basic set up, on a technical track with little grip. As a result we lowered the rating of the diffs and eased the clutch.<br /><br />In the following days we perfected the set up of the model by modifying the toe, and also the camber based on tire wear....NewsReporter-2Tue, 04 Jul 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTNew Serpent SRX8GT optional! http://www.serpent.com/news/14275/New-Serpent-SRX8GT-optional!-.htmlEvery year new engines are being developed as the Engine manufactures squeeze more power or RPM out of a .21 sized nitro engine. It could also be that more short tracks are running GT than ever before. Either way, it is very important that we keep up on what is happening in the market. Our current SRX8 GT cars have an internal ratio of 13/44, and it was great...NewsReporter-2Tue, 27 Jun 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTKing Fong renews his ride with Team Serpent!!!http://www.serpent.com/news/14274/King-Fong-renews-his-ride-with-Team-Serpent!!!.htmlThank you, Serpent and Mr. Lau, for giving me the opportunity to keep myself as a part of the Serpent team. I have truly cherished my time with Serpent over the past few years, and it has been an incredible experience. I continue to have a deep passion for this sport and feel grateful for the support and camaraderie I have found within the Serpent community....NewsReporter-2Mon, 19 Jun 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTLau chi fung (small fung) joins the Serpent Factory teamhttp://www.serpent.com/news/14273/Lau-chi-fung-(small-fung)-joins-the-Serpent-Factory-team.htmlThis is what "Small Fung" had to say:<br /><br />I'm so happy and honored to be a part of Serpent Team,it will be nice journey to work together, i'll do my best and strive for the best result. Thanks for the big &nbsp;opportunity, see you on the track.<br /><br />Team SerpentNewsReporter-2Fri, 16 Jun 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTNew Serpent Viper 990 optionals are ready!!http://www.serpent.com/news/14272/New-Serpent-Viper-990-optionals-are-ready!!.htmlThe new optional carbon bodymount is a much lighter version. It provides excellent support for all Xtreme bodyshells. The total weight is 21g, which saves 14g compared to the standard bodymount.<br /><br /># 903845 Bodymount carbon set S9XXNewsReporter-2Fri, 16 Jun 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMTSerpent 990E Wins 1/8 Electric Track National and Top Junior Awards in Halifax!http://www.serpent.com/news/14271/Serpent-990E-Wins-1/8-Electric-Track-National-and-Top-Junior-Awards-in-Halifax!.htmlLast weekend was round 3 of the UK National Championship held at the very fast Halifax Track<br />Saturday was Open Practice, 50 drivers attended the event. The track was busy all day. This<br />was the first time the NEW 990e was used in the UK. After a few minor setup change, the<br />car driven by James Conolly was looking and feeling good.<br />NewsReporter-2Thu, 15 Jun 2023 00:00:00 +0200 GMT