Marco Natale joins Mugen Seiki Europe

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Mugen Seiki Europe welcomed Marco Natale to their international Racing Team. The Italian ace will use the MBX7R Nitro and Eco throughout Italian national races, as well as on major, international events. Marco had the following to say :

” I am very happy with this new adventure, thanks to Mugen Seiki Europe giving me this great opportunity. The quality and performance of Mugen Seiki cars made an easy decision for me to join. I am very proud to be part of Team Mugen Seiki “

XRAY 48P hardcoated aluminum pinion gears

XRAY have introduced hardcoated aluminum pinion gears for the XB4, XB2 and XT2. They are made from tough 7075 T6 aluminum and specially hardcoated for superior strength, light weight, and high durability. Created on a special gear machine, all pinions feature ultra-precise tooth shaping and ultra-true running for vibration-free operation.

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Mugen Seiki Europa takes over Distribution in Italy

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Mugen Seiki Europa announced that they will take over the distribution of Mugen Seiki products in Italy with immediate effect. To ensure Italian Hobby Shops and Mugen customers a fast and easy supply, the products will be handled from now on directly through Mugen Seiki´s European warehouse in Germany. MSE will guarantee sales and technical assistance through its Italian agent. For more information please contact MSE under info@mugen.eu or j.marchetti@mugen.eu.

Juan Clavijo joins Agama

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Agama Racing have announced the signing of andalucian driver Juan Clavijo to their team. Juan will use both Agama A215E and A215SV, Reds Racing engines and 6Mik tyres. He will provide tech support to all drivers coming in Andalucia. Juan has already begun to run with his new package at the Andalucía Brushless championship where he made a good start by TQing the rounds of qualifying and finishing at the third position in the main final.

Team Magic E5 Truck Series centre differential set

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Team Magic have introduced new centre differential set for the E5 Truck series. This optional differential provide better handling and smoother reactions and replace the main centre shaft and spur gear of the E5.

Ty Tessmann wins at Grass Roots Rd1

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This past week-end was held the first round of the Grass Roots Series at Thunder Alley RC Raceway in Beaumont, CA. There were 148 entries for this 1 day race, this was the first time in a while that the Californians could get on a track to race due to the rain they had. It was a lot of fun, lots of big jumps and a technical layout. The track started out with some muddy spots and remained wet throughout the day, due to the moisture in the track it developed a lot of ruts and bumps so at times it was difficult to navigate.

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Yokomo sign Ryan Maifield

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Yokomo have announced that top-ranked off-road specialist, Ryan Maifield has joined their factory team. Bringing to the team a wealth of knowledge and experience in all facets of off-road racing, Ryan will play an integral role in helping Yokomo develop their vehicles to be better suited to North American style tracks, and serving as brand ambassador attending numerous events throughout the US, Europe and Asia. Ryan Maifield had the following to say: 

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Exotek aluminum clamp-on fan mount

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Exotek have introduced an aluminum clamp-on fan mount designed for use with high power 30mm fans for 1/10 buggies and trucks with standard 540 sized 35.8-36mm diameter brushless motors. Machined from aluminum polished and anodized black, blue or orange for that factory look, the included mounting bracket has multi-mount features that allows the fan to be angled or parallel with the motor can.

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