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Bendix Brake Pad Range Explained

Technical Bulletins

Feb. 23, 2017

Different people use their vehicles differently, and that’s why Bendix has a range of brake pads to suit differing driving needs. Whether it’s everyday general driving, off-roading, towing or even the odd track day, Bendix has just the right brake pad to suit.

The General CT is the Bendix’s brake pad for everyday driving. Designed to eliminate brake dust and noise, the General CT brake pads suit the commuter who needs quieter, cleaner and more consistent performance for everyday driving. The European OE’s are Semi Metallic, which are designed for higher speed braking, but are also more aggressive on the rotors which creates more dust. Patented STEALTH Advanced Technology reduces noise and vibration by using diamond-shaped pads. Bendix General CT also features a Blue Titanium Stripe for instant friction without the need for bedding in. Available for over 95% of cars on the road today, the General CT promises dust-free, quiet and reliable braking performance. Click here to find out more about General CT brake pads.

The new Bendix Heavy Duty pads are designed for every ute, van and pickup on the road. Manufactured using a specifically developed compound, the Heavy Duty delivers real performance for all sorts of load carrying situations. Whether it’s the stop-start city driving, frequent towing or the hard grind of construction sites, the Heavy Duty will handle any situation that involves heavy loads. The Bendix Heavy Duty brake pads come with an exclusive insulation layer between the friction material and backing plate for cooler braking and longer rotor life. The Bendix Blue Titanium Stripe means that no bedding in is required for the Heavy Duty brake pads. Click here to find out more about Heavy Duty brake pads.

For keen off-roaders, the 4WD/SUV brake pads gets the job done, whether they go around the block or across Australia. Manufactured for extreme strength, extended life, and great pedal feel, it can be relied on for heavy braking, city driving, towing or bush beating. The Bendix 4WD/SUV brake pad features a unique groove to expel any water, dirt, or dust that comes into contact with the pads, inevitable when off-road driving. The patented Bendix Blue Titanium Stripe means no bedding in is required, and the brake pads are ready to work straight away. Click here to find out more about 4WD/SUV brake pads.

Designed specifically for the complex braking systems found in most European cars, the Bendix Euro+ features better braking performance than original equipment brake pads, without the brake dust. Each Bendix Euro+ application surpasses stringent OE quality requirements from premium car makers such as Mercedes Benz, BMW, Volkswagen and Audi, to name a few. All Euro+ brake pads comes with required parts such as clips, shims, or sensors for easy installation. Click here to find out more about Euro+brake pads.

Bendix Ultimate brake pads is specifically formulated to provide high friction, high temperature tolerance, and exceptional performance. It is perfect for sports, performance and prestige vehicles. Under extreme testing, the Bendix Ultimate pads offer proven reduced stopping distances, with excellent pedal feel. Its tolerance to extreme temperatures means you can put your foot down over and over again with confidence. It is highly suited to enthusiastic drivers with an energetic driving style or for premium high speed touring cars. It is also ideal for vehicles that does the occasional track day. Click here to find out more about Ultimate brake pads.

For ultimate, on-road braking performance, the Bendix Street Road Track provides extreme stopping power without compromising street comfort and driveability. The Street Road Track uses the latest compound and manufacturing processes developed by one of the world’s leading high performance friction material makers. Designed to provide maximum braking performance from the get go, the Street Road Track are for vehicles that go to the track and back. Extreme performance is matched with extreme heat tolerance, maintaining great pedal feel regardless of conditions. The Street Road Track pads comes with specially developed shims for reduced noise and increased heat resistance. The brake compounds are formulated to also be low dust and reduced noise, so it can be used comfortably on the street. The Street Road Track is highly suited for sports and performance car enthusiasts who regularly enjoy high speed driving mixed in with the daily commute. Click here to find out more about Street Road Track brake pads.  

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