Maximum brake performance for UTV racing10. December 2019 -
PAGID Racing developed new racing brake pads for UTV racing, which is enjoying growing popularity worldwide. PAGID Racing customers already celebrated successes with the new products in the UTV Production 1000 Championship in the United States.
The UTV race car concept is a market with an exponential increase in popularity. It consists of a very light race car with a strong power to weight ratio.
There is a wide variety of load conditions for the brake system of an UTV which must be taken into account when developing new brake pads. For shorter event formats like in the United States and in Europe, the brake system undergoes a high thermal load and modulation is crucial. For this first type of application, a specific brake pad compound on the OE brake system is a significant step forward in terms of performance. However, for an event like Dakar Rally, a strong cold initial bite is an important requirement, while the extra brake load due to the larger fuel tank of more than 120 l brings the OE brake system to its limits. For this second type of application, it is necessary to develop a compound fitting into an upgrade brake system.
Ian Berwick, Application Engineer at PAGID Racing: “With the broad range of operating temperature typical of the UTV racing market, selecting the optimal compound was a challenge. Low temperatures at the start of the event and the highest temps at some of the more challenging tracks meant we needed something that could work effectively in all conditions.”
Victory for Robert Stout in the UTV Production 1000 Championship
Successful with PAGID Racing brake performance: Robert Stout won the 2019 UTV Production 1000 Championship in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (USA). The #915 Magic Dry Absorbent was racing this season for the first time on new PAGID Racing brake pads specifically developed for this kind of application and demonstrated the potential with the Yawpower Suspension developed by Paul Yaw.
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With victories for Luca Engstler and Mitchell Cheah as well as two further podium results at Sepang International Circuit, Liqui Moly Team Engstler had a particularly successful start of its campaign in the 2018 TCR Asia Series. The team that had claimed last year’s teams’ and drivers’ titles lived up to its role as favourites and seamlessly built on the achievements from the previous year.
PAGID Racing is the official brake partner of Max Kruse Racing27. March 2018 -
Newly-founded motorsport team of the German football professional to compete in ADAC TCR Germany with PAGID Racing brake performance
CUPRA trusts in PAGID Racing27. March 2018 -
SEAT has upgraded its CUPRA performance division to a separate brand. Like SEAT Sport, CUPRA trusts in the brake performance of PAGID Racing. The CUPRA TCR, the first race car of the new sporting brand, will be competing, among others, in the FIA World Touring Car Cup (WTCR).
Luca Engstler secures TCR Middle East title26. February 2018 -
Luca Engstler is crowned 2018 TCR Middle East Champion. The driver of Liqui Moly Team Engstler secured the title in Race 1 in the final meeting at Bahrain International Circuit. Third place in the Drivers’ standings went to his teammate Florian Thoma. The icing on the cake for PAGID Racing partner Liqui Moly Team Engstler was the Teams’ title, grasped with a comfortable advantage of 53 points.
A successful season opener for PAGID Racing in Dubai17. January 2018 -
An overall win, four class wins and a total of eleven teams on the podium: PAGID Racing enjoyed a perfect start of the new season during the 24H Dubai (11-13 January). The BLACK FALCON team claimed the prestigious overall win with its #2 Mercedes-AMG GT3. PAGID Racing partner Liqui Moly Team Engstler secured itself a convincing win in the 24H TCE Series season opener with its #130 Volkswagen Golf GTi TCR.
Bremsen Technik Hong Kong Ltd is the new Official Distributor of PAGID Racing for China and Hong Kong21. December 2017 -
PAGID Racing’s long-standing partner takes over distribution of the Racing Brake Products for the Chinese market
Worldwide: Victories in FIA WEC and in the 24H Series19. December 2017 -
What a year for Aston Martin Racing in the FIA WEC! After its Pro class victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the team went on to win the drivers’ and teams’ titles in the GTE Am class. Hofor Racing’s victories in the 24H Series also largely contributed to making 2017 a successful year for PAGID Racing.
Asia: Victories in Macau and in the TCR Asia Series18. December 2017 -
Victory and third place in the FIA GT World Cup Macau and a clean sweep of the top three in the FIA F3 World Cup Macau – PAGID Racing customers were successful all the way at the legendary Guia Circuit in Macau. PAGID Racing Partner Liqui Moly Team Engstler ended up as the best team in the TCR Asia Series whilst also celebrating the drivers’ title for Kantadhee Kusiri.
Europe: Top results in FIA Formula 3 European Championship and further achievements15. December 2017 -
PAGID Racing is looking back upon a successful motorsport year in European series. Team Carlin’s Lando Norris winning the FIA Formula 3 European Championship title ranks among the highlights of 2017. The motorsport brand of TMD Performance GmbH was also successful at the Nürburgring and in TCR competition.
USA: PAGID Racing partners win big in 201714. December 2017 -
Successful in the United States: PAGID Racing and its technical partner teams celebrated a combined 30 race wins in the 2017 US sports car racing series IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Pirelli World Challenge (PWC).