In the August Issue | What Makes a Racing Brake?

David S.
By David S. Wallens
May 19, 2020 | racing, brakes, Sneak Peak, street

The brakes for both the road and race versions of the latest Ford GT are supplied by the same company, but their specs vary. Greatly.

Both operate on the simple premise of converting kinetic energy into heat, but parsing how each one meets its specific engineering challenges is a deeper dive than you might imagine.

In the August issue of Grassroots Motorsports, we take that dive and break down the specs and features of these two brake designs.

 

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