The Tuners Group Appointed Official Supplier For AP Racing Brakes & Clutches
Friday 14 November 2008
For Immediate Release
The Tuners Group is very proud to announce that we have been appointed as an official supplier of the full range of AP Racing products.
About AP Racing
AP Racing is based in Coventry in the UK, close by the factories of a number Formula One teams and Formula One suppliers.
AP Racing has been on the podium constantly for the last 30 years. Some of their innovations include 97mm multi-disc clutches that transmit close to 1000 bhp, and their mindblowing carbon brakes range.
In Grand Prix Racing, AP Racing's success started with the incredible Auto Unions and has continued uninterrupted ever since to the championship winning Williams, McLarens, Renaults, and Ferraris.
At the end of the 2007 season AP Racing had notched up an incredible 616 Formula One GP wins for cars using its brakes and/or clutches.
AP Racing's Track Record In Other Racing Formulas
Over the years this success has been repeated in all other types of Single Seaters including A1GP, Champ Cars, Indy Racing League, Indy Lights, F3000, F3 etc
In Touring Cars we continue to equip winners in the ever popular DTM, British Touring Car Championship, WTCC, and Australian V8 Supercar series.
In GT & Sports Cars we continue to equip winners from Corvette, Lola, Porsche, Bentley, MG Rover, Zytec.
Victory at Le Mans in 1999 was the first time a braking system had required no change of disc and pads during the 24 hour race.
In Rally we have equipped winners from Minis via Group 4 Escorts, Lotus Sunbeams,Group B Quattros, Metros, RS200s, to the Mitsubushis, Peugeots, Toyotas, Skodas, Hyundais of recent years.
As well as supplying our range of historic calipers for older vehicles taking part in the increasingly popular historic championships, we supply the very latest systems for the current Group N and World Rally Cars of today.
In other rally categories such as Super 1600 we supply Citroen, Fiat, MG Rover, Peugeot & Renault.
AP Racing now equip vehicles in all divisions of American Stock Car Racing, from Nascar Sprint Cup, Busch GN, Busch North and Craftsman Trucks to the Late Model Racing Series of ASA, All Pro and Re/Max. AP Racing now provide the solution to all braking requirements from Superspeedways to Short tracks.
The past five seasons has seen AP Racing equipping many championship winning cars. Building on these successes, AP Racing continue to develop new caliper and rotor ranges for the extensive stock car market.
On Two Wheels and Three we have a long and successful record in Grand Prix racing winning many world championships. Currently we are supplying state of the art brakes to competitors in the world Superbike championship. Building on this success we now offer a range of uprated brakes as bolt-on replacement for OE Braking equipment.
And our Road Car business goes from strength to strength. We supply leading performance car manufacturers with brake and clutch components and produce a comprehensive range of bolt on replacement performance brake kits.
Which AP Racing Products Are Available From The Tuners Group ?
The Tuners Group is now able to supply the full range of AP Racing road and competition components - this includes the AP Racing brake components, brake calipers, brake rotors / disks ...
.. the AP Racing Formula big brake kits (pictured below is one of AP Racing's Skyline GTR kits) ...
... the AP Racing metallic clutches, and AP Racing carbon-carbon clutches (pictured below) ...
... and all the other AP Racing competition and road products. If it's an AP Racing product, we can supply it to you.
Brake Pad Availability
As part of the same agreement, we are now also able to supply the full range of road and competition brake pads from Performance Friction, and Ferodo ...
Comments from Adam Richardson, Managing Director of The Tuners Group
"We are immensely pleased to be able to add the full range of AP Racing road car and competition products to our catalog.
Whether you're looking for a big brake kit for a road car that also sees track time, an uprated clutch for a racecar or road car, or a fult tilt racing brakes setup for a competition car, we can fulfil your needs.
Being able to offer brake pads from proven companies like Ferodo and Performance Friction, is something that many of our customers have been asking us for, so we're very pleased to be able to meet our customers brakes needs.
AP Racing's proven record of winning races in Formula One, Champ Cars, Indy Cars, Touring Cars, Australian V8 Supercars, Rally and many other categories speaks for itself, and of course AP Racing's products are a perfect fit for our policy of only selling very high quality, well engineered and proven products."
More Info & Links To Purchase AP Racing Products
Information and links to order AP Racing products can be found by clicking on the links below ...