By Aaron Waldron
Press release from Serpent:
We are proud to announce that USA top-driver Scotty Gray joins Team Serpent America in onroad. Scotty will work closely together with Paolo Morganti and the team at Serpent America. He will be racing mainly 1/10 EP and GP cars, as well as GT 1/8 and GP 1/8.
See below interview for more details.
Team Serpent Interview.
Hello Scotty , its great to have you on the Serpent onroad team.
Below a few questions for you:
Team Serpent: when did you start rc racing and with which car ?
Scotty: I started racing around 2000, my first car was a hpi rs4
Team Serpent: Which cars you will run for Serpent ?
Scotty:: the 748 natrix, 411 eryx, cobra GT, and a little 1/8 here and there.
Team Serpent: Where is your local track located ?
Scotty: my local track is homestead rc raceway. It is a really nice track with permanent pits and a great facility.
Team Serpent: What has been your biggest national and international result so far ?
Scotty: 2014 I won 17.5 and 13.5 at the EP U.S. nationals, finished 16th at the EP world in Kissimmee, and 2nd at the U.S. Nitro cup in Sedan.
2015 2nd in 1/10 sedan at the GP nationals and the winternats in Fort Myers.
Team Serpent: What is your age and occupation ?
Scotty: I am 27, I work in the HVAC industry at Airguide MFG, doing customer service and purchasing.
Team Serpent: Which races do you plan for coming season ?
Scotty: The Pan Am GT8 race, Winternats in Fort Myers, both EP and GP US nats. The US Nitro cup, and all the Florida state races.
Team Serpent: When and where will be your next race with Serpent ?
Scotty: race #5 of your Florida gas state series at homestead rc raceway, 1/9-10. the Pam Am GT race is also at homestead rc raceway the week after 1/15-17.
Quote: thanks to Serpent for providing me with this opportunity to be part of the Team, and hope to be successful in the years to come.