Next Gen Braking is at CoolDrive
10 Jan, 2022
CoolDrive Auto Parts is a new market leader in brakes, following a strategic expansion with leading global brands joining the offering, covering an impressive range of street, performance and track products.
Headlining the braking range at CoolDrive are the Bremtec brake pad and rotor ranges, with over 4,000 part numbers covering over 21.5 million cars, offering cleaner, quieter and safer braking.
Bremtec’s TRADE-LINE® brake pads contain the new advanced Ceramic+ formulation, offering significantly less dust, reduced wear, while still offering the optimum balance of comfort, performance durability.
PRO-LINE® Ceramic+ brake pads are Bremtec’s new Heavy-Duty brake pads, engineered for the ultimate braking performance, with their new advanced friction formulation delivering improved stopping distances and a longer life, while virtually eliminating unwanted brake dust.
The ENDURE-LINE® 4WD Ceramic+ brake pads have been engineered specifically for 4WDs and SUVs to ensure clean, superior braking even under extreme off road driving conditions.
Bremtec’s EURO-LINE® brake disc rotors are specific for European vehicles with the advanced Ceramic+ formulation offering OEM matched quality for less, with brake wear sensors also available for all major European makes and models.
EURO-LINE® also offers High Grade Ceramic+ brake pads and disc rotors which deliver reliable, clean and superior braking for heavy duty European vehicles.
Bremtec’s EVOLVE Performance+ brake pads offer unrivalled braking when it comes to spirited street driving, with the next generation Ceramic+ friction that undergoes a unique compression process engineered for a superior pedal feel and fade resistance.
Born from racing technology, EVOLVE F2S® Street Performance high-carbon brake disc rotors are engineered to deliver superior braking characteristics in high demand performance driving conditions. The EVOLVE F2S® rotors are engineered with unique HPC (Hyper Pillar Cooling) venting for improved air flow to resist cracking and metal fatigue, have an aggressive slotting for improved brake bite and a brake temperature paint applied to the edge of the rotor to easily monitor effects of driving styles.
The newest addition to CoolDrive’s braking range is ICER Brakes, which has solidified its position in recent years as Europe’s leading independent manufacturer of friction material, offering an expansive product line up and optimum value for money.
All ICER Brakes’ pads are manufactured to comply with regulation R-90 and incorporate a scorching process, giving them a significant advantage when bedding the brake pad to the disc.
ICER Brakes currently produces more than 22,000,000 units annually, with its current formulas using up to 200 different materials to satisfy the market’s needs and customer expectations.
Joining CoolDrive’s brakes offering in 2021 was Project-Mu’s high-end brakes and braking products.
Originating in Japan, Project-Mu is a specialist manufacturer with a focus on providing the best quality braking products for applications including street performance, track days, club racing, drifting, and professional motorsport.
From OEM street replacement pads and discs, to performance brake upgrade kits, right through to world class motorsport pads, Project-Mu’s focus is to provide the best quality product for specialised applications.
Also new at CoolDrive last year were Brembo brake discs and pads, which provide coverage to an impressive 96 percent of the Australian car parc.
Brembo brake pads are available in Low-Metallic, NAO and Xtra ranges, with Brembo matching the ideal friction material to each application, all while offering high performance and minimal noise.
There are also Brembo high performance range of brake upgrade for track day enthusiasts, club racing, or for drivers who demand the utmost performance for their cars.
The Bosch braking range at CoolDrive is headlined by the Blue-Line range of brake pads, perfect for Australian, Asian and European vehicles.
The OE quality parts are available in an assortment of friction materials, including ceramic, copper-free ceramic, and low metallic, with the product line delivering benefits such as smooth, quiet stopping power, all while lowering rotor wear.
Reinforcing CoolDrive’s braking credentials are the Fremax brake discs and drums, which have earned a solid reputation over the past 30 years, with the company manufacturing more than 5,000,000 pieces annually for over 1,800 applications.
Fremax components offer an ideal combination of quality, innovation and safety, with all of its brake disc rotors being High-Carbon as standard, with a patented groove on the surface face for faster bedding in.
The four-wheel drive market is also catered for with CoolDrive’s own HULK 4X4 range, which offers a big performance boost through Big Brake Upgrade Kits featuring forged six piston calipers for the front slotted and dimpled rotors, rear brake drum to disc conversions, pad and rotor upgrades and dual diaphragm brake boosters.
Wrapping up the main product lines at CoolDrive is the Stolz FEX & SFZ premium performance braking system upgrades for a host of applications, including general and sports driving.
Hidden in an elegant design, each Stolz system includes either a six or four piston brake caliper, two ultra-light disc rotors, high-performance brake pads and a fitting kit.
Completing the offering for workshops is an extensive range of quality consumables that get the job done right, including brake fluids, cleaners, greases, and lubes.