Mouton wins first Serpent F180 Grand Prix

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“Serpent hosted the first official Grand Prix event for their unique F180 formula car over the weekend. The Grand Prix was held as part of the annual Serpent Nations Cup event which took place at the Monsanto track in Lisbon, Portugal. Eight drivers travelled from France, Sweden, Netherlands and Portugal to attend the event and were greeted by glorious weather as they hit the track for practice on Friday. Format for the F180 Grand Prix was a series of 5-minute qualifying heats followed by a 20-minute final on both Saturday and Sunday. On both occassions it was Jacky Mouton that topped qualifying for the rear wheel driver 1:8th scale race car. On Saturday the Frenchman TQ’d ahead of local ace Luis Simoes while on Sunday it was Dutchman Rob Kuyper who came closest to him.” Read More… [Source – serpent.com]