StopTech Big Brake Kits exceed stock performance in two key areas: First, larger rotors increase heat capacity, allowing a driver to brake harder stop-after-stop with reduced chance of fade. Second, stiffer calipers and stainless steel lines reduce system compliance, providing consistent pedal feel and�confidence-inspiring�responsiveness. The key, however, is to increase heat capacity and reduce compliance without upsetting a vehicle's stock front-to-rear brake torque ratio.�That is why StopTech� developed the Balanced Brake Upgrade design philosophy, which precisely apportions front and rear braking resources while factoring in vehicle weight transfer under braking.�Every StopTech Balanced Big Brake Kit is engineered to produce that optimal balance using caliper bores and pistons specifically selected and tested for each vehicle application. This is what sets StopTech apart from off-the-shelf solutions. In contrast, a brake upgrade that adds too much front torque as many do, will reduce your car's ability to maximize the traction available from all four tires, robbing you of performance. In addition, a system that uses too many pistons or pistons that are too large will make the brake pedal much more difficult to modulate, limiting a driver's control of brake input.
How could you possibly enjoy all that tire shredding torque if you can’t stop? A good set of high performance pads, calipers, and rotors are arguably the most important upgrades you can make for a balanced, high performance build. Consistent performance across all operating conditions and reduced stopping distances result in significantly improved track times and a better daily-driver experience. Whatever your goal, we have all the brake parts you’ll need to build your dream ride (and make sure it stops).
Based in California with 3 warehouses across the country, we’re sending out shipments everyday of the week, even Saturdays. Because your next mod shouldn’t have to wait.