Powerstop About

Power Stop Extreme Performance brake rotors and pads were first introduced in California in 1997. Over the years, Power Stop has earned a reputation for high quality by assuring tight tolerances and the best materials. The company's mission is to provide the best solution for your vehicle's braking problem. Power Stop uses extensive testing to develop the best rotor and pad combination for your vehicle and driving style. They take the guess work out of selecting the right pads and rotors.

Today, Power Stop is more committed to new product development and innovation than ever before. Their demanding criteria mandates high pad bite without high temperature fade or pedal pressure deterioration. The company uses independent dynamometer testing to validate brake performance including pre-burnish (green) friction, high temperature brake fade, pedal pressure sensitivity, speed sensitivity and noise.

Power Stop's Chicago area distribution center is ideally located to service all parts of country quickly and cost effectively. They manufacture a limited range of brake rotor applications in the Bedford Park, IL, facility. A larger percent of Power Stop performance brake rotors are manufactured to the company's specifications, blueprints and processes developed over years of experience by the manufacturing partners overseas. Each rotor is carefully analyzed for the best drill or slot pattern and modeled with CAD software. Power Stop drilled rotors are designed to maximize convection heat transfer and work in concert with the high mu (friction coefficient) brake pads. The company uses the finest castings and carefully countersink the holes to prevent stress risers. Power Stop stands behind its products with a unique 2 year warranty against rotor cracking. The best warranty in the business. The Power Stop team has over 200 years of combined automotive experience.