‘Serpent’ Category

  1. Short history of the Serpent RC Car company

    February 22, 2021 by Jaap Dienaar

    Serpent was a company from Heemstede, North Holland in the Netherlands specializing in competition grade radio controlled cars which has won numerous IFMAR and EFRA titles, plus several national titles. What happened to them now? Let’s take a look at their history.

  2. Serpent Quattro 4WD – 1986

    May 4, 2011 by Jaap Dienaar

    This is the famous Serpent Quattro 4wd. Kit no.: 4004.

    Belt driven with a 2 speed transmission. This car is the further development of the successful 2WD version of the first Serpent model with 4 wheel independent suspention Quattro Mk. IV. The front axle was driven by a belt.
    The 2WD version had severall manners to drive the rear axle, there were different versions: chain, direct drive via gears and belt drive. Through a clever model policy, it was possible to upgrade the vehicle through up-grade kits to 4WD.
    The 4-WD conversion kit no. 4650 can be mounted to all Quattro models. The only modification to models before 1985 is the epoxy radio plate. Models from januari ’85 and on have universal radio plates for both 2-WD and 4-WD. (more…)

  3. Serpent Mk. III C-3000E

    January 2, 2010 by Jaap Dienaar

    Featured here is the 1981 version of the Serpent Mk. III C-3000E. This is a Serpent of the Mk.III series. The Mark III series of Serpent had 4 models: Alfa, Competition, Super Competition and Super Pro.

  4. Serpent Pro 1979 Brochure

    February 28, 2009 by Jaap Dienaar

    The brochure of the Serpent Pro 1979   1/8th scale nitro onroad cars.


  5. Serpent Quattro Mk.IV

    February 25, 2009 by Jaap Dienaar

    The advertisement of theSerpent Quattro Mk.IV


  6. Serpent Cobra 4×4

    February 25, 2009 by Jaap Dienaar

    The advertisement of the Serpent Cobra OVR 4×4


  7. Classic Serpent Cars

    February 24, 2009 by Jaap Dienaar

    Here you can find information about the classic Serpent RC Car models from the 80’s.

    We scanned some brochures and published them for you!


  8. Pictures of several vintage models

    February 23, 2009 by Jaap Dienaar


  9. Serpent Spirit 1987

    January 28, 2009 by Jaap Dienaar

    Scans from a german magazine from may 1987 with nice pictures of the Serpent Spirit 1987 and some pictures of Richard Rijkers from the Netherlands.


  10. Offroad Kit Survey 1983

    February 25, 2007 by Jaap Dienaar

    This is the Offroad Kit Survey 1983 as published by Radio Control Model Cars