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Old 05-15-2012, 12:33 PM   #1
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eas | Stoptech Trophy Sport Big Brake Kits now available!

StopTech Big Brake Kits give your BMW that Supercar look and feel, and exceed stock performance in two areas. First, larger rotors increase heat capacity. Second, stiffer calipers and stainless steel lines reduce system compliance.

The key, however, is to increase heat capacity and reduce compliance without upsetting the stock front to rear brake torque ratio. If the brake upgrade you select adds too much front torque (as many do), you reduce your car's ability to utilize the tractive capacity of all of the tires to the maximum practical extent (even on ABS equipped cars) and you therefore create performance sacrifices. In addition, too many pistons or pistons that are too large will make the brake pedal much more difficult to modulate, which limits a driver's control of brake input on the race track.

StopTech Trophy Sport balanced big brake kits are the latest evolution of our track-proven opposed piston brake systems. The forged Trophy Sport caliper body was optimized using our FEA software to reduce weight by 18% compared to our standard ST-series forged calipers. Trophy Sport caliper bodies and brake rotor hats are finished in a highly durable natural anodized finish, which in the case of the caliper, eliminates the extra weight of a liquid paint top coat. Only the Trophy Sport caliper bridge retains a black painted finish.

Trophy Sport calipers look identical to our pure racing versions, but retain silicon dust boots for practical street use. Please note that Trophy Sport brake kits are only available with slotted Aerorotors and natural anodized calipers and hats.

StopTech advantages:
- Shorter Stopping Distances
- Better Brake Modulation
- Firmer Brake Pedal
- Less Brake Fade

Feature Benefit Summary:
- Balanced Brake Upgrades; with optimum brake bias offer the shortest stopping distance with the best pedal feel
- Our patented AeroRotors® with the best airflow available result in better cooling, less fade and longer rotor and pad life
- The stiffest aftermarket calipers with patented bridge result in better clamping under hard braking and less pad taper
- Track testing of new applications ensures optimum performance




Trophy Sport STR-40 available in 355mm, and 380mm


Trophy Sport STR-60 available in 355mm, and 380mm

Kit includes:- (2) 4-piston STR-40 Calipers/ or 6-piston STR-60 Calipers
- (2) 2-piece floating, directional slotted Aerorotors
- Adapter brackets
- StopTech brake pads
- Brake hoses

Models Supported
2001-2006 e46 M3


ST-40 4-piston kits available in 345mm, 355mm, 380mm


ST-60 6-piston kits available in 355mm, 380mm

Kit includes:- (2) 4-piston ST-40 Calipers/ or 6-piston ST-60 Calipers
- (2) 2-piece floating, directional slotted brake rotors
- Adapter brackets
- StopTech brake pads
- Brake hoses

Available Colors: Black or Red (Standard), Blue, Silver, Yellow (costs extra)

Rotor Options: Slotted or Drilled (costs extra)

Models Supported
2001-2006 e46 M3


Contact me directly for the best pricing!
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