Best Brakes For Sports Cars

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Top 12 Best Brakes For Sports Cars

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Why we chose it
  • Asbestos-free material
  • OPTIMAL BRAKING PERFORMANCE — OE-matched friction material for optimal brake performance
  • MAXIMIZES FRICTION-TO-DRUM CONTACT — Precision ground material maximizes friction-to-drum contact
  • HARDWARE INCLUDED — Attached levers and pins to match OE are included on select applications
  • COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE — Available for foreign and domestic nameplates
  • MATCHES OE DESIGN –Attached levers and pins included to match OE (on specific applications)
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Why we chose it
  • Components are engineered to work together
  • Ceramic pads reduce noise fade and dust
  • Power Stop 1-Click Brake Kits include a complete set of cross-drilled and slotted rotors and high performance Evolution Sport Carbon Fiber/Ceramic pads
  • Pre-matched components ready to install
  • Two front rotors and front brake pads included
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Why we chose it
  • Components are designed to match the OE performance of your brakes.
  • Brake pads tested to ensure noise-free braking.
  • Rotors use G3000 castings and are 100% mill balanced for stock performance and safety. Rotor Design: Rotors Only, Type: Vented
  • Includes all hardware necessary for a complete installation.
  • Z17 Evolution Clean Ride ceramic formula keeps your wheels dust free.
Top Pick
Top Pick

Power Stop K2164-36 Front & Rear Z36 Truck and Tow Brake Kit

Easy to install4.7
Value for money4.7
Longevity4.6
Why we chose it
  • Drilled & Slotted performance rotors for maximum cooling
  • Fitment: Chrysler Aspen 2009-2007; Dodge Durango 2009-2007; Ram 1500 2010-2006; Ram 1500 2018-2011; 1500 Classic 2019
  • Low dust braking validated through on-vehicle 3rd party tests in Los Angeles, showing on average 30% less dust versus OE
  • Proprietary carbon-fiber ceramic materials enhance the strength of a typical ceramic brake pad compound to handle heavier loads. Rotor Material- Cast Iron. Without calipers
  • Includes stainless steel installation hardware and high temperature ceramic brake lubricant
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Why we chose it
  • Z17 Clean Ride ceramic brake pads low dust formula validated through on-vehicle 3rd party tests in Los Angeles City Traffic
  • OE style replacement rotors are mill balanced to ensure a smooth ride
  • Comes with everything you need to get the job done, including stainless steel installation hardware and high temperature ceramic brake lubricant
  • Fitment: 1992-2001 JEEP CHEROKEE; 1991 JEEP WRANGLER; 1992-2000 JEEP WRANGLER;
  • Dual layer high temp rubberized shims insulate noise for virtually silent braking
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Why we chose it
  • Power Stop Carbon-fiber ceramic compound significantly enhances braking performance versus traditional ceramic brake pads
  • Dual layer high temp rubberized shims insulate noise for virtually silent braking.
  • Brake rotor, pad & hardware engineered to work together to increase stopping power, improve durability & eliminate dust
  • Drilled & Slotted performance rotors for maximum cooling. They are zinc plated for maximum protection against rust.
  • Low dust braking validated through on-vehicle 3rd party tests in Los Angeles, showing on average 30% less dust versus OE.
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Why we chose it
  • Direct Fitment; Ready to Install; No Modification Needed
  • 1 Year Warranty against Warping and Defects
  • Slotted to Improve Pad Bite and Reduce Stopping Distance
  • Kit includes 8 Ceramic Brake Pads and 4 Performance Brake Rotors
  • Drilled for Air Ventilation and Fast Heat Reduction
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Why we chose it
  • Z17 Evolution Clean Ride ceramic formula keeps your wheels dust free.
  • Includes all hardware necessary for a complete installation.
  • Rotors use G3000 castings and are 100% mill balanced for stock performance and safety.
  • Brake pads tested to ensure noise-free braking.
  • Components are designed to match the OE performance of your brakes.
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Wagner QuickStop ZD729 Ceramic Disc Brake Pad Set

Value for money5
Easy to install4.4
Why we chose it
  • Designed, tested and certified in the USA by Federal-Mogul engineers
  • APPLICATION-SPECIFIC MATERIALS – Formulated to meet the unique needs of each vehicle application
  • HARDWARE INCLUDED – Premium stainless-steel hardware and OE-style lubricant included in most applications
  • COMPREHENSIVE COVERAGE — Brake pads available for all vehicle types
  • EVEN PERFORMANCE — Engineered for consistent braking throughout the life of the pad
  • Application specific shims to reduce noise causing vibration
  • Asbestos-free material
  • 100 percent OE post-curing process ensures even friction performance throughout the life of the pad
  • ZERO COPPER FORMULATION — Features Wagner OE25 zero-copper friction formulation
  • RESTORES LIKE-NEW BRAKING PERFORMANCE — OE fit and form design delivers consistent, even braking throughout the life of the brake pad
  • REDUCED VIBRATION — Application-specific design reduces noise-causing vibration
  • OE matched friction formulations and configuration to restore like new braking performance
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Power Stop K6560-36 Z36 Truck & Tow Front and Rear Brake Kit

Longevity4.7
Easy to install4.5
Value for money4.5
Sheerness4.5
Why we chose it
  • Fitment: Cadillac Escalade 2019-2015; Escalade ESV 2018-2015; Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2018-2014; Silverado 1500 LD 2019; Suburban 2019-2015; Tahoe 2019-2015; GMC Sierra 1500 2018-2014; Sierra 1500 Limited 2019; Yukon 2019-2015; Yukon XL 2019-2015
  • Low dust braking validated through on-vehicle 3rd party tests in Los Angeles, showing on average 30% less dust versus OE
  • Proprietary carbon-fiber ceramic materials enhance the strength of a typical ceramic brake pad compound to handle heavier loads
  • Includes stainless steel installation hardware and high temperature ceramic brake lubricant
  • Drilled & Slotted performance rotors for maximum cooling. Stud Size- Front- 0.63 inch
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Why we chose it
  • Ceramic, Semi-Metallic, and Organic formulas provide safety and reliability for a range of vehicle applications
  • For General Motors vehicles as well as most makes and models
  • Basic shims, slots, and chamfers help to diminish noise, vibration, and braking harshness
  • Economical value with dependable quality
  • No curing or machining required, ready to be installed right out of the box
  • Some ACDelco Silver parts may have formerly appeared as ACDelco Advantage
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ACDelco Gold 18A1705 Black Hat Front Disc Brake Rotor

Sheerness4.7
Easy to install4.7
Value for money4.5
Noise level4.4
Mileage4.2
Why we chose it
  • Some ACDelco Gold parts may have formerly appeared as ACDelco Professional
  • Fits: Escalade 07-20; Escalade EXT 07-13; XTS 13-19; Avalanche 07-13; Express 1500 09-14; Silverado 1500 05-19; Suburban 15-20; Suburban 1500 07-14; Tahoe 07-20; Savana 1500 09-14, Sierra 1500 05-19; Yukon 07-20; Yukon XL 15-20; Yukon XL 1500 07-14
  • Premium aftermarket replacement part
  • Manufactured to meet specifications for fit, form, and function for General Motors vehicles as well as most makes and models
Ranking the Brands
Wagner QuickStop: 16.67%
Power Stop: 41.67%
POWERSTOP: 16.67%
Power Sport: 8.33%
ACDelco: 16.67%

Comparison Table

Сomparison: Wagner Z631 Drum Brake Shoe Set: imageСomparison: Power Stop K137 Front Brake Kit with Drilled/Slotted Brake Rotors and Z23 Evolution Ceramic Brake Pads: imageСomparison: Power Stop KOE2009 Autospecialty Front Replacement Brake Kit-OE Brake Rotors & Ceramic Brake Pads: imageСomparison: Power Stop K2164-36 Front & Rear Z36 Truck and Tow Brake Kit: imageСomparison: Power Stop KOE15300DK Autospecialty Rear Replacement Brake Kit-OE Brake Drums & Ceramic Brake Pads: imageСomparison: Power Stop K1233 Front Z23 Carbon Fiber Brake Pads with Drilled & Slotted Brake Rotors Kit: imageСomparison: For 2007-2010 BMW 335i, 335xi, 325i, 335d PowerSport Front Rear Silver Zinc Cross Drilled Slotted Brake Rotors Kit + Ceramic Brake Pads: imageСomparison: Power Stop KOE3032 Autospecialty Front Replacement Brake Kit-OE Brake Rotors & Ceramic Brake Pads: imageСomparison: Wagner QuickStop ZD729 Ceramic Disc Brake Pad Set: imageСomparison: Power Stop K6560-36 Z36 Truck & Tow Front and Rear Brake Kit: imageСomparison: ACDelco Silver 14D1421CHF1 Ceramic Front Disc Brake Pad Set: imageСomparison: ACDelco Gold 18A1705 Black Hat Front Disc Brake Rotor: image
Wagner Z631 Drum Brake Shoe SetPower Stop K137 Front Brake Kit with Drilled/Slotted Brake Rotors and Z23 Evolution Ceramic Brake PadsPower Stop KOE2009 Autospecialty Front Replacement Brake Kit-OE Brake Rotors & Ceramic Brake PadsPower Stop K2164-36 Front & Rear Z36 Truck and Tow Brake KitPower Stop KOE15300DK Autospecialty Rear Replacement Brake Kit-OE Brake Drums & Ceramic Brake PadsPower Stop K1233 Front Z23 Carbon Fiber Brake Pads with Drilled & Slotted Brake Rotors KitFor 2007-2010 BMW 335i, 335xi, 325i, 335d PowerSport Front Rear Silver Zinc Cross Drilled Slotted Brake Rotors Kit + Ceramic Brake PadsPower Stop KOE3032 Autospecialty Front Replacement Brake Kit-OE Brake Rotors & Ceramic Brake PadsWagner QuickStop ZD729 Ceramic Disc Brake Pad SetPower Stop K6560-36 Z36 Truck & Tow Front and Rear Brake KitACDelco Silver 14D1421CHF1 Ceramic Front Disc Brake Pad SetACDelco Gold 18A1705 Black Hat Front Disc Brake Rotor
ManufacturerWagner BrakePower StopPower StopPOWERSTOPPower StopPower StopPower SportPower StopWagner BrakePower StopACDelcoACDelco
BrandWagner QuickStopPower StopPOWERSTOPPower StopPower StopPower StopPower SportPOWERSTOPWagner QuickStopPower StopACDelcoACDelco
Item Weight3.5 pounds42.2 pounds43 pounds102.5 pounds35.4 pounds29.4 pounds92 pounds33.5 pounds2.95 pounds102.9 pounds4.18 pounds26 pounds
Product Dimensions12.8 x 8.9 x 5.2 inches14.2 x 14.3 x 9.3 inches14 x 14 x 12 inches14 x 14 x 10 inches16 x 10.25 x 16 inches14 x 14 x 10 inches15 x 15 x 15 inches14 x 14 x 12 inches8.5 x 5.25 x 2.5 inches14 x 14 x 14 inches9.5 x 6.38 x 2.5 inches13.31 x 13.31 x 2.91 inches
Country of OriginChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaMexicoChinaMexicoChina
PositionRearFrontFrontRearRearFrontFrontRearRearRearRear
MaterialStainless Steel, Ceramic, Carbon FiberCeramic, Carbon FiberCeramicCeramicCast Iron
ExteriorZinc PlatedZinc PlatedStainless SteelZinc PlatedMachinedZinc PlatedNon-coated
Special FeaturesBuy with confidence from the originator & industry leader of brake kits, Zinc plated rotors for maximum protection against rust, Improve the braking performance of the vehicle you use everyday, Bolt on upgrade for stock brakes, no modifications necessary, Noise-free and low dustBrake rotors are zinc plated for maximum protection against rust., Brake rotor, pad & hardware engineered to work together to increase the overall braking on vehicles with heavier loads, Bolt on upgrade for stock brakes, Target towards truck & tow, Dual layer high temp rubberized shims insulate noise for virtually silent brakingBuy with confidence from the originator & industry leader of brake kits, Zinc plated rotors for maximum protection against rust, Improve the braking performance of the vehicle you use everyday, Bolt on upgrade for stock brakes, no modifications necessary, Noise-free and low dustBrake rotors are zinc plated for maximum protection against rust., Brake rotor, pad & hardware engineered to work together to increase the overall braking on vehicles with heavier loads, Bolt on upgrade for stock brakes, Target towards truck & tow, Dual layer high temp rubberized shims insulate noise for virtually silent braking

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