Surface Transforms PLC, are a UK-based internationally recognised developer, manufacturer and supplier of carbon-ceramic materials. They are the UK’s only manufacturer of carbon-ceramic brakes for automotive use and have just announced a new partnership with the UK’s premier independent Porsche specialists – RPM Technik – for key 2022 track events.
This partnership means that Surface Transforms will be in attendance with RPM Technik at key track events being held by RMA Track Days, Porsche Club GB, SuperCar Driver (SCD) and many more to be announced. RPM Technik will be able to offer passenger rides to prospective clients in cars fitted with Surface Transforms upgrade brake kits, and as a special bonus Tim Harvey (Ex British Touring Car Championship and Carrera Cup Champion) will be on hand to offer passenger rides, as well as give advice on Surface Transforms products and performance enhancing upgrades in general.
RPM Technik were established in 2001 as a servicing, sales and restoration specialist. However, the company has grown significantly, and they now have a reputation for technical excellence in Porsche GT models which is second to none. Today, they have specialist departments that cover Projects and Restorations, Engine and Transmission rebuilds, Motorsport and Trackday preparation and an extensive upgrades department.
Surface Transforms carbon-ceramic brake disc upgrade kits allow the supercar enthusiast to take their sportscar to its limits with the ultimate track focused brake upgrade. Their kits use proprietary next-generation carbon-ceramic material – CCST – to create lightweight, high-performance brake discs that are far superior technology in terms of heat management and overall lifetime compared to OEM brake discs. The upgrade kits can be refurbished up to 3 times with an average expected lifespan of 10k plus hard use track miles and has significant improvements in brake modulation and reduced brake pad wear (due to approximately 200 degrees lower operating temperatures than standard OEM discs). With all Surface Transforms upgrade kits, the driver will experience outstanding performance, even from cold, and will benefit from improved handling and driveability, reduced noise, vibration and harshness and improved overall performance in both dry and wet conditions.
Ollie Preston at RPM Technik said, “Its great news to be working with Surface Transforms because at RPM Technik we only recommend the very best Porsche upgrade kits and we are confident that our clients will really appreciate the increase in performance and durability that Surface Transforms carbon-ceramic brakes deliver.”
Craig Couzens, Business Development Manager at Surface Transforms said: “I could not be happier to be partnering with RPM Technik. They have a great Porsche race and track day pedigree and exactly align with our ethos of only providing the best possible upgrades for supercar and race car enthusiasts.”