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EQS: 10 YEARS ENGINEERING SPORTS
Truck racing represents an extremely interesting side of engineering, where the main truck industry manufacturers demonstrate the quality and reliability of their products, and operating materials in tough truck racing conditions
Passionate and enthusiastic about sports, EQS has been supporting, since 2005, truck racing and Portuguese drivers José Rodrigues, from french EUROPART Racing / Team 14, and Eduardo Rodrigues with his MAN truck, from Portuguese Reboconort Truck Racing Team.
José Rodrigues, with his Renault DXi 13 engine with a power of 1160 hp with a torque of 5600 Nm, has won several prizes and has been revealing itself as a young and promising talent.
The FIA – Federation Internationale de l’Automobile organizes the Truck Racing Championship, destined to Race Trucks, where the eligible vehicles are series production two-axle road tractor units, competing on the world’s most famous racing circuits.
People can follow EQS’s team in Germany (Nürburgring); Spain (Valencia and Jarama); France (Le Mans and Nogaro); Austria (Spielberg); Italy (Misano); Hungry (Budapest); Belgium (Zolder).
More than a passion, a challenging environment
More than a passion, EQS sees in truck racing a challenging and highly technological environment. “First of all, we love this sport because like EQS, truck racing is global, involves technology and advanced engineering skills”, explains Nuno Araújo, EQS’s Co-Founder. Furthermore, Nuno Araújo explains that the company “values the extremely harsh conditions, and the highly specialization that this sport demands”.