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June 25, 2012

StopTech Introduces Sport Kit Brake Upgrades for 2013 Scion FR-S




(Industry, Calif. – June, 2012) -
StopTech®, the ultra-performance and racing brand from Centric Parts®, has announced the availability of Sport Kit brake upgrades for the new 2013 Scion FR-S sports car. StopTech Sport 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.

Scion

FR-S

2013

4WH

Rotors

SS Lines

Pads

977.44016

Scion

FR-S

2013

F

126.47021SL/SR

950.44034

309.15390

977.44016F

Scion

FR-S

2013

R

126.47031SL/SR

950.47508

309.11240

977.44016R









The StopTech Sport Kits for the 2013 Scion FR-S are available as a 4-wheel kit, or separately as a front axle or rear axle kit. Each axle kit includes a pair of slotted directional Power Slot® rotors, DOT-compliant stainless steel braided Teflon brake lines, and StopTech's highly-praised Street Performance Brake Pads that are good for high performance street and occasional track use.

StopTech Sport Kits represent the most in performance value by providing significant brake performance improvements using direct-replacement (OEM) sized components.

StopTech Sport Kits are the easiest way for the enthusiast to upgrade their existing rotors, lines and pads for improved braking performance while retaining the existing factory calipers and wheel fitment.

Available for 4-wheel, front axle or rear axle, the Sport Kits simplify the upgrade process by providing complete, pre-matched systems, without the hassle of mixing and matching individual components.

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 date. 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