Mugen Seiki News

T-Work’s introduce new Hyspin ball bearing sets

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T-Work’s have introduced a six new sets of Hyspin ball bearings for popular 1/8th buggies, E-buggies and Truggies on the market. Featuring both rubber and metal shields, the Hyspin ball bearings offer good combination between reduced drag and great durability. The Hyspin ball bearings are available in set of 24-piece for the Kyosho Inferno MP9 TKI3/TKI4, MP10 and MP10T as well as a set of 22-piece for the Inferno MP9E, a set of of 24-piece for the Mugen Seiki MBX8/T and a set of 22-piece for the MBX8 Eco. Also available for the SWORKz S35-3 and the Team Associated RC8B3.1 are two sets of 28-piece.

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Dario Gabrielli joins Mugen Seiki Europe

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Mugen Seiki Italia have announced the signing of Dario Gabrielli to the Mugen Seiki Europe team for 2020. D.Gabrielli together with his father Bruno will attend National races as well as some international events such as the One Race One Man.

Answer-RC introduce new 1/8th buggy carbon fibre parts

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Answer-RC Distribution have introduced a new range of carbon fibre parts for the Mugen Seiki MBX8, the Team Associated RC8B3.1, the HB Racing D812, D815, D817 and D819 as well as the SWORKz S35-3. First up are the tank guards. These are a BiMatreial aluminiumized fibre with foam core for strength and lightweight. They reflect the heat from the pipe to keep fuel tank cool giving consistent tune and increased tank life. They also include 3D printed fuel tube holder and come included with all hardware needed for fitting. Only for the Mugen Seiki, Team Associated, and HB Racing buggies. Also new are the carbon fibre front wings. The use of the front wings will increase the down force and the corner speed and will offer a better jump control. The front wings include CNC machined mounting blocks and all hardware needed and they are available for the Mugen Seiki, Team Associated, and SWORKz buggies.

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Fast Race 1/8th buggy lightweight center drive coupler V2

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Italian company Fast Race have introduced a new lightweight center drive coupler V2 for SWORKz, Mugen Seiki and Team Associated 1/8th buggies. The heavy-duty coupler has been made lighter which helps reduce the drivetrain weight and mass in order to provide a more efficient drivetrain and power delivery. The coupler features 4 removable pins in order to limit wearing of the coupler due to the shaft.

RC-Project MBX8 Ackermann plate & steering arm set

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Italian company RC-Project have introduced a set of Ackermann plate and steering arms for the Mugen Seiki MBX8. Machined from high-quality Ergal 7075-T6, the parts come black anodized and laser-etched with RC-Project logo. The new Ackermann geometry gives more consistent cornering and improves cornering speed with an exceptional entry and mid-corner bump handling thanks to the external wheel open to 12° more. The Ackermann plate features 2 new holes, the Standard to be used on high grip surface wile the Aggressive is intended to be used on slippery surface. The reverse-type pivot balls have been updated to match the new Ackermann geometry. The set comes with 11-piece and 8 screws.

Yusuke Sugiura wins at 2019 Infinity Cup

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The 2019 Infinity Cup was held at the Futaba Buggy Track in Ichihara, Japan. Shin Adachi (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines/JConcepts) set the overall TQ by winning the first two heats from Yusuke Sugiura (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines/JConcepts) and Kouki Kato (Mugen Seiki/SMJ) in the Open Buggy class. Y.Sugiura took an early lead in the final and pulled a gap from K.Kato and Kenji Tsuruta (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines). K.Tsuruta suffered from a flame-out few minutes later allowing Kobokata (Mugen Seiki/Ninja Engines) to grab the 3rd place. Ultimately, Y.Sugiura brought home the win by a lap from K.Kato in 2nd and Kobokata in 3rd.

Mugen introduce new 2020 apparel

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Japanese brand Mugen Seiki have introduced their new 2020 line of apparel in the form of softshell jacket, winter Jacket and 3Dot hoodie. The wind-and-water-resistant softshell jacket is a versatile, all-weather piece made for windy days in fall or spring. Adjustable hems and cuffs and a chin guard keep you nice and warm while the zip-up hand pockets are perfect for small objects. The black winter Jacket sport a small Mugen Seiki logo on the front left side and a large logo on the back and it is available in S to XXL sizes. The winter jacket is a stylish and versatile apparel, with a durable waterproof outer making it a great piece for changeable weather conditions. Only available in black color, the winter jacket features the Mugen Seiki logos in the front and back and it is available in S to XXL sizes. The royal blue coloured hooded sweater is made of high-quality materials. Featuring a large Mugen Seiki logo on the front, the hoodie comes in six sizes of S, M, L, XL , 2XL and 3XL.

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Yusuke Sugiura takes 2019 JMRCA Nitro Buggy title

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The JMRCA Japan 1/8th Buggy National was held at the Futaba buggy track in Ichihara, Japan. Yusuke Sugiura (Mugen Seiki/O.S.Engines/JConcepts) set the overall TQ and also brought home the win from the Mugen Seiki duo of Kouki Kato in 2nd and Kenji Tsuruta in 3rd. Thanks to this win, Y.Sugiura takes in third consecutive title in the 2019 off-road National.