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June 18, 2012

StopTech Introduces Balanced Big Brake Kits for 2012 BMW 335 Series

(Industry, Calif. – June, 2012) - StopTech®, the ultra-performance and racing brand from Centric Parts®, has announced the availability of Balanced Big Brake Kits for the new F30-platform 2012 BMW 335 Series. StopTech Big Brake Kits provide shorter stopping distances, better brake modulation, firmer pedal feel and less brake fade for stronger, more reliable performance on and off the track.

The front StopTech Big Brake Kits for the 2012 BMW 335 Series are available with a pair of slotted or drilled floating directional AeroRotors® in either 355X32 or 380X32 sizes. Each kit features billet aluminum mounting brackets with stainless steel studs, DOT-compliant stainless steel braided Teflon brake lines, StopTech's highly-praised high performance street pads plus the company's patented, forged, high performance, six-piston ST-60 calipers. 

The rear StopTech Big Brake Kits for the 2012 BMW 335 Series include a pair of 345X28 slotted or drilled floating directional AeroRotors as well as billet aluminum mounting brackets with stainless steel studs, DOT-compliant stainless steel braided Teflon brake lines, StopTech's highly-praised high performance street pads plus the company's patented, forged, high performance, four-piston ST-40 calipers.

StopTech, the ultra-performance and racing brand from Centric Parts, is a leading innovator of world-class brake components and brake systems for production-based racing cars and high performance vehicles on the street and track.  StopTech was the first to offer Balanced Brake Upgrades® for production cars and remains the worldwide leader with more than 700 platform offerings to. StopTech braking systems and components are available through motorsports distributors and performance automotive aftermarket retailers.  For more information on StopTech, visit http://www.stoptech.com/.

About Centric Parts®

Centric Parts, which includes the StopTech and Power Slot brands, is a leading manufacturer and supplier of aftermarket brake components and systems for cars, work duty vehicles and performance vehicles. Centric continually innovates significant improvements to brake technology for the street and track, having earned four patents along the way. The company was founded in 2000 in Southern California and has enjoyed solid growth every year since. Originally focusing on replacement parts for everyday use, Centric parts has aggressively expanded into the performance market by acquiring StopTech in 2006 and Power Slot in 2007. Today the company operates multiple warehouse and manufacturing facilities totaling over half-a-million square feet and employing over 500 workers.

Press Contact: Frank Filipponio | 310.933.1103 (w) | ffilipponio@centricparts.com