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July 08, 2012

StopTech Introduces Performance Brake Kits for 2012 VW Golf R

(Industry, Calif. – July, 2012) - StopTech®, the ultra-performance and racing brand from Centric Parts®, has introduced four new StopTech High Performance Brake Kits for the hot new 2012 Volkswagen Golf R. The new kits include a front StopTech Big Brake Kit as well as front, rear or 4-wheel StopTech Sport Kits. StopTech High Performance 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.






Front Cal

Front Rotor

Rear Cal

Rear Rotor

StopTech Big Brake Kit#


Golf R







The front StopTech Big Brake Kit for the 2012 Volkswagen Golf R includes a pair of floating directional 355 X 32 mm StopTech AeroRotors®, as well as billet aluminum mounting brackets with stainless steel studs, DOT-compliant stainless steel braided Teflon brake lines, StopTech's highly-praised Street Performance brake pads, plus the company's patented, forged, high performance, four-piston StopTech ST-40 calipers.



Sport Kit #

Front Pads

Front Rotors

Front SS Lines

Rear Pads

Rear Rotors

Rear SS Lines


977.33039 – 4WH

977.33039F - Front

977.33036R - Rear










The StopTech Sport Kits for the 2012 Volkswagen Golf R 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.


All kits, as well as the complete line of StopTech braking systems and components are available through motorsports distributors and performance automotive aftermarket retailers today.  For more information, visit StopTech at http://www.stoptech.com/ and be sure to follow StopTech on Facebook and Twitter for all the latest StopTech, Power Slot and Centric Parts news.



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.