Record updated 15-Jul-21
Rui Águas is a Mozambican-born Portuguese race car driver. Águas spent two seasons in Formula 3000, driving for Nordic in 1997 and Auto Sport and Coloni in 1998.
Rui Águas was born in Nampula, Mozambique, though is of Portuguese nationality.
Águas spent two seasons in Formula 3000, driving for Nordic in 1997 and Auto Sport and Coloni in 1998.
He moved on to Formula Nissan and Renault Eurocup, before making a name for himself in GT racing, being one of the top contenders in GT2 always at the wheel of a Ferrari.
Prior to his Formula 3000 days he drove for the Marko, Tomakidis, KMS and GM teams in German Formula Three, and also spent some of 1994 in British Formula Renault Championship, finishing second for Martello Racing.
In 1992 he was a works driver for Van Diemen on the British and European FF1800 championship.
For 2012, Aguas competed in the FIA World Endurance Championship in an AF Waltrip Ferrari F458 Italia.
1990 Portugese Kart Champion
1991-93 Champion UK Formula Ford
1994 Champion UK Formula Renault
1995-96 Champion tedesco Formula 3
1997-98 Champion European Formula 3000
1999 Champion European Formula Nissan
2000 Champion Formula Open Nissan
2001 Champion European Super Clio
2002 Champion European Super Clio
2005 Champion Italian GT Maserati GT3