PAGID Racing is the exclusive brake pad supplier for Porsche Carrera Cup North America03. March 2022 -
The 2022 Porsche Carrera Cup North America continues to rely on PAGID Racing: as a result of the partnership between the globally operating braking specialist and the prestigious North American one-make series, all the Cup cars will be equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads in the 2022 season.
PAGID Racing is the exclusive brake pad supplier for the 2022 Porsche Carrera Cup North America Presented by the Cayman Islands. The Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars compete in all events of the one-make series with PAGID Racing brake pads for maximum braking performance. With the partnership, PAGID Racing and Porsche continue a long tradition: since 1986, four and therefore nearly all model ranges have been equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads. The PAGID Racing engineers responded to the changed requirements for this year’s model range with powerful brake pads that convince with a combination of bite, friction, excellent controllability and modulation.
The Porsche Carrera Cup North America ranks among the most important one-make series worldwide. In the 2022 season, the participants compete for the coveted championship points with identical Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars, all the newest type 992 generation. The drivers will participate in a total of 16 rounds at eight race tracks in the US and Canada. The season-opening event is held at the legendary Sebring International Raceway from 16 till 19 March.
Volker Holzmeyer, President and CEO, Porsche Motorsport North America: “Porsche Carrera Cup North America presented by the Cayman Islands is the premier one-make championship in the world. To do so, our technical and marketing partners must also be at the highest level. Through this official relationship with PAGID Racing, we have very clearly aligned ourselves with the best of the best in the braking industry. The partnership will allow the drivers and our customer teams to exploit the full potential of the Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car on the great circuits of North America.”
Jürgen Voigt, Senior Sales Manager OE Motorsport: “PAGID Racing and Porsche share a long and successful tradition. Therefore, we are very delighted to be able to add another chapter to our joint success story with this partnership. We have been supplying PAGID Racing brake pads for nearly all the model ranges of the Porsche 911 GT3 Cup. The North American market is highly significant for us. Thanks to the cooperation with the Porsche Carrera Cup North America, the PAGID Racing brand will be even more present at this extremely important market.”
Xabier Ugarte, Chief Engineer PAGID Racing: “With their purpose-specifically optimised combination of bite, friction and controllability, our powerful PAGID Racing brake pads are the perfect choice for the complex demands in the Porsche Carrera Cup North America. The strong partnership between Porsche and PAGID Racing is bringing the ideal conditions for an ongoing joint development of our products. It is our goal to keep optimising the PAGID Racing brake products.”
Jim Emerson, Motorsport Director America: “With the partnership between PAGID Racing and the Porsche Carrera Cup North America, a long success story in worldwide motorsport is being continued. Particularly in the US, PAGID Racing is being connected with Porsche and the numerous joint achievements over and over again. For the one-make series, the powerful PAGID Racing brake pads are the perfect choice. We are already looking forward to the season opener at Sebring International Raceway!”
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