The use of thermostructural composite materials – C/C brakes in F1

carbon fiber-reinforced carbon (C/C)
C/C brake disks

Hitco (1980)

C/C brakes were introduced into Formula 1 motor racing in the early 1980s by Brabham.

SEP (1985)

SEP (Société Européenne de Propulsion; now Snecma Propulsion Solide)

Carbone Lorraine (Mersen)


AP Racing and Brembo

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