Terrafirma brake discs offer increased bite from cold and excellent fade resistance in most 4WD braking applications. Whether it’s a steep rocky descent, ploughing through mud and water or just daily driving these brake discs will give excellent stopping performance in all conditions.
Grooves are machined into the brake disc to force away the dust and gasses that build up between the pad and disc, keeping the brakes cooler and reducing fade. Crossdrilling contributes to cooling and heat dissipation and also allows gasses to escape. Of course discs can fill with mud when off road, and cleaning them out afterwards when washing the vehicle will help prolong performance and pad life, but with the angled grooves it is found that in most cases the discs will self-clean. Quality machining to high tolerances using the correct materials ensure Terrafirma brake discs will stand any test. With overweight four-wheel drive vehicles with oversize tyres it’s important to find a set of brake pads that really do perform. A heavily laden expedition vehicle will quickly overheat brakes, very large tyres fitted to off road vehicles also require extra brake pedal pressure to stop them turning. Many so-called performance pads are better suited to sports type driving styles where heat is required and can be maintained to enable the pads to really work. Even some well-known brands require the temperature to build up before they start to work effectively. To get the best from Terrafirma Cross Drilled and Grooved (CDG) brake discs we recommend the use of our Premium Ceramic brake pads.
FEATURES INCLUDE: CDG discs run cooler and minimise fade CDG discs eject gasses and water to stop pads from hydroplaning