MAR Motorsport Ltd, the West Midlands based distributor of standard & high-performance engine parts has announced their appointment as UK distributor for King Bearings & King Racing Bearings.

Based in Cedar Grove, New Jersey with manufacturing facilities in Israel, King Engine Bearings are produced in OEM facilities which are certified TS16949 (Automotive) & AS9100 (Aviation). The product range comprises of main bearings, big end bearings & thrust washers in a variety of materials, including lead copper “Tri-Metal” bearings and sputter bearings for highly loaded engines. The King Racing range includes many features not found on standard bearings. This includes PMax Black™ overlay for increased strength, U-Groove™ for better load distribution as well as Kings Bulls Eye Tolerance™ which ensures all bearings have a consistent wall thickness.

Adrian Hardy, Director of MAR Motorsport comments “King bearings and king Racing bearings are a well known brand with a history of success in motorsport, in particular in the USA in some of the most demanding engine applications”. He continues “MAR Motorsport are very excited at the prospect of taking these world class products to market and in particular the pMaxCote™ product range where there is no equivalent part from other manufacturers.”

The King Engine Bearing range compliments other standard and high-performance engine parts distributed by MAR Motorsport, including MAHLE Motorsport pistons and bearings, IAPEL Forged Pistons, NPR Piston rings, HEPOLITE pistons and BW /Bridgeway Forged Connecting Rods and Crankshafts.

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