Carbotech CT891-XP16 XP16 Brake Pads
The second compound to be released this year from Carbotech. It
is a step up from the highly successful XP12 compound.
The XP16 leads the highly touted XP
series line of compounds from Carbotech. With an extremely, and we
mean extremely high initial bite, torque and fade resistance than
compound XP12. XP16 is a world leading
friction compound that is unmatched as a Ceramic racing compound,
with a temperature range of 250F to 2000F+. Carbotech
XP16 still has outstanding release and modulation that
has made all other Carbotech compounds so successful.
The XP16 is the most rotor aggressive compound
Carbotech makes, but compared to its competition the
XP16 is still very rotor friendly and contains 100%
XP16 is recommended only for expert/very advanced
drivers. XP16 is found to be most affective on race
cars weighing 3,000lbs or more using R-Compound tires only. Ideal
for sprint use only in classes such as T1,
T2, H1, GT1,
GT2, GT3, GT,
GS, DP, P1, P2,
etc Not recommended for use as a daily driven street pad due to
possible elevated levels of dust and noise.