Bred in CA by E. J. Baldwin Won: Brookwood Handicap (defeating 1895 Preakness & Belmont winner Belmar while giving him 34 lbs.), Culver Handicap (under 135 lbs.), etc. Raced in U.S. as Rey del Caredas (sometimes spelled Rey del Carreras). Exported to England where his name was changed to Americus, he was a SW there as well. He was the sire of Americus Girl ancestor of Mumtaz Mahal.