Foundation Brake

Carbon Ceramic Brake System Development for upper luxury sector platform.

Brake system development as part of performance package upgrade for existing vehicle program, including upgrade of iron brake system cooling performance, as well as introduction of Carbon Ceramic brake option for vehicle.

Creation of foundation brake concept creating largest production CSiC brakes in world (at the time), Electronic Stability Control software strategy, hydraulic system layout development. Disc and calliper selection and development, friction selection and refinement. Product performance and validation test program, product quality maturation for performance, NVH refinement, environmental compliance and manufacturing efficiency.

Best-in-class NVH refinement, >20kg unprung mass saving.