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Carbotech Engineering C7 Corvette high-performance brake pads are built using a proprietary 3-stage chemical bonding and riveting process. All of the companys trackproven friction compounds work in a wide range of temperatures, offer low wear, and are rotor friendly. Zip Corvette recommends Carbotech brake pads for C7 Corvette owners who want the greatest performance from their Corvette's factory engineered brake system. Carbotech brake pads allow for fine tuning your Corvette's braking characteristics depending on a specific enthusiasts application and use. Correct fitment for front brakes on 2015-2019 Corvettes including Z06 and Grand Sport Corvettes with J56 brake packages with iron brake rotors.
The Carbotech 1521 is our high performance street compound. The 1521 compound is known for its release and modulation, along with unmatched rotor friendliness. 1521 is also a very low dusting and low noise compound with an excellent initial bite. This compound's excellent linear torque production provides incredible braking force without ABS intervention. Carbotech 1521 operating range starts out at ambient and goes up to 800F (426C+). 1521 is suitable for ALL street driven Corvettes. Carbotech 1521 is NOT recommended for ANY track use.
Our technicians have determined that the installation difficulty level of this item is a 3 on a scale of 1-5. Read more about our install ratings here.
Carbotech’s brake pads are unique. Carbotech’s compound is a proprietary blend of carbon, ceramic, and kevlar materials which are blended to outperform rival products. When Carbotech first entered the business, they made pads just like everyone else; they mixed carbon and iron. After 15 years, Carbotech’s R&D team achieved their breakthrough, and today, Carbotech is the Official Brake Pad of the United States Endurance Racing Association. R&D is a way of life at Carbotech, and they’re constantly developing better compounds for both street and racing applications. Contact Zip to see which set of Carbotech pads is right for your Corvette.