Although with the stock rotors and Ferodo pads I don't experience any brake fade, when I ride along in M3's with big brake kits, I find they go much further down the straight before braking. They are probably carrying a little higher speed than me into the corner but I find I need to start braking much earlier than them in order to make the corner. I was expecting a big brake kit to get quicker deceleration than the stock setup. Is this a wrong expectation?
What model Carbotech do you use?
My last 2 times at Gratten I had Bridgestone Potenza RE11's 225/50x16 on Super Aero wheels. I suspect the 6.5" Aero wheels don't get me the best road contact for this tire width and a 7" wheel would be better. What are your thoughts?
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- More time on the track, Jeff A, Sat, 19 Dec 2009 14:04:05
- Re: More time on the track, KevinC, Sat, 2 Jan 2010 09:42:48
- Thanks for all of the great comments. N/M, Jeff A, Sun, 27 Dec 2009 09:23:43
- Re: More time on the track, MTAERO, Wed, 23 Dec 2009 08:15:28
- Adaptation run, Montana Tom , Tue, 22 Dec 2009 12:05:11
- Re: More time on the track, Alex, Tue, 22 Dec 2009 08:18:57
- Re: More time on the track, GM, Sun, 20 Dec 2009 14:11:06
- Re: More time on the track, Rod , Sun, 20 Dec 2009 05:46:15
- Re: More time on the track, JustinB, Sat, 19 Dec 2009 19:27:55
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