Category Motorsports

 

The latest news and headlines from around the global brake industry. This page lists all of the articles in the Motorsports category.

Mintex is supplying the braking power for the BRSCC Fiesta Junior Championship

Mintex Braking Junior U.K. Racers

Source: TMD Friction HARTLEPOOL, U.K. — TMD Friction’s renowned Mintex braking brand is providing the stopping power to the British Racing and Sports Car Club (BRSCC) Fiesta Junior Championship, which got underway at Brands Hatch earlier in April. The Fiesta…

Covid-19 restrained brake shims market

EBC Brakes Racing’s New Shims

Source: EBC Brakes announcement NORTHAMPTON, U.K. — EBC Brakes Racing – the motorsport arm of EBC Brakes –launched its new titanium motorsport brake pad shims for a range of applications. The reusable perforated shims offer impressive heat insulation between the…

Meyle uses motorsports work to aid in product R&D

Meyle Racing Work Aids Product Development

Source: Meyle announcement HAMBURG, Germany — MEYLE has a long-running connection to motorsport, as it plays a key role in product development, in particular as a test ground under real-life conditions. The Hamburg spare-parts – including braking-system components — manufacturer…

Mintex racing began two seasons

Mintex Opens Championship Seasons

Source: TMD Friction announcement HARTLEPOOL, U.K. — Mintex provided the stopping power at the season openers of the Focus Cup and EnduroKA Series, which took place at Donington Park circuit April 2nd-3rd. The Focus Cup and EnduroKA Series are one-make…

Hella Pagid is the sponsor of Rotek racing

Hella Pagid to Sponsor Rotek Racing

Source: Hella Pagid announcement PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. — Hella Pagid, Essen-based brake systems specialist for the independent aftermarket and joint venture of automotive suppliers TMD Friction and HELLA, will start to support leading North American racing team “Rotek Racing” in…

Zimmermann uses motorsports to develop its products

Zimmermann Formula:R Its Top Disc for Racing

Source: Otto Zimmermann GmbH announcement SINSHEIM-DÜHREN, Germany — Tested at the Nürburgring with best results: The Formula:R compound brake disc is the ultimate disc from Otto Zimmermann for the race track. The brake disc is now available in Zimmermann’s online…

PAGID Racing has again been chosen to supply pads for the Porsche Carrera N.A. Cup

Porsche Chooses PAGID Racing for One-Make Series

Source: PAGID Racing announcement LEVERKUSEN, Germany — The 2022 Porsche Carrera Cup North America continues to rely on PAGID Racing: as a result of the partnership between the globally operating braking specialist and the prestigious North American one-make series, all…

Brembo introduced braking packages for late model racers

Late Model Braking System Unveiled by Brembo

Source: Brembo announcement PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Calling on its 45-years of racing and research-and-development experience, Brembo has designed comprehensive Late Model Packages engineered with the modern racer in mind. ​“The Brembo Late Model brake system is designed specifically for competitors…

Lewis Brown drives the Mintex racer in the MINI Challenge

MINTEX RACING ON THE GRID FOR 2022

Source: TMD FRICTION announcement HARTLEPOOL, U.K. — Braking friction specialists TMD Friction has unveiled its Mintex motorsport calendar for 2022. Covering both circuit racing and forest rallying, Mintex will be the sole braking supplier to national championships such as the…

J.Juan Brakes was successful at the recent Dakar rally

Dakar Success for J.Juan Brakes

Source: J.Juan announcement BARCELONA — J.Juan’s Side by Side brakes have prevailed at the Dakar rally in the two categories in which these vehicles compete; T4 and T3. The t4 (SSV) are vehicles closer to the series model marketed by…