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August 31, 2015

Centric Parts Introduces New StopTech AeroRotor Replacement Kits

(Industry, Calif. – August 31, 2015) - Centric Parts®, North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of OE and aftermarket brake and chassis components, announces a range of OE-sized, two-piece StopTech® AeroRotor® Replacement Kits (ARK) designed to significantly improve brake system performance utilizing factory brake calipers. These new direct replacement rotors are 100% made in the USA, and are available for a number of high performance vehicle applications.

StopTech ARK components include:

  • Patented billet aluminum StopTech AeroHats® with directional stand-offs that optimize cooling airflow
  • Patented StopTech AeroRotor friction rings with AeroVanes that push up to 80% more air than factory rotors
  • Aerospace grade Inconel® drive pin washers that are practically impervious to oxidation or corrosion

Available in drilled or slotted form, with or without a protective zinc coating, StopTech ARKs are the ultimate high performance two-piece rotor upgrade or iron rotor replacement option for carbon ceramic systems. Available for dozens of high performance vehicles, the latest applications include:


2009-2015 Cadillac CTS-V

2010-2015 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and SS

2009-2015 Chevrolet SS and Pontiac G8 GXP

2013-2015 Ford Mustang GT and GT500

2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evo

With lessons learned through more than a decade of racing and testing, StopTech high performance brake components are engineered to provide shorter stopping distances, better brake modulation, firmer pedal feel and less brake fade for stronger, more reliable performance on and off the track.


StopTech high performance brake components and systems are available through authorized motorsports distributors and performance automotive aftermarket retailers. For more information, visit StopTech at stoptech.com and be sure to follow StopTech and Centric on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube for all the latest StopTech and Centric Parts news.


About Centric Parts®

Centric Parts® is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of aftermarket brake and chassis components for passenger vehicles, light and medium duty trucks, fleet vehicles, high performance vehicles and race cars under the Centric®, C-Tek®, Posi Quiet®, Fleet Performance and StopTech® labels. Through its StopTech and Qualis Automotive divisions, Centric also supplies components and systems to dozens of OEM and private label customers. With an unparalleled level of research and development in North America, Centric leads the industry in brake and chassis technology innovation, having earned several patents and dozens of industry accolades along the way. The company has enjoyed solid annual growth since being founded in 2000, and now operates multiple nationwide facilities encompassing over one million square feet of office, warehouse and manufacturing space.