Mintex M1166 Brake Pads - BMW MINI
This is a wonderful upgrade brake pad for anyone looking to improve their current braking system. It offers, medium torque, positive pressure, excellent cold friction levels and is able to withstand light track day use. M1166 is a fast road use material with positive pressure modulation and medium fade resistance and is primarily targeted at hot hatch drivers, such as BMW Mini owners. M1166 brake pads require no more bedding-in than a standard road pad. It is ideally suited to high performance and tuned road vehicles such as the BMW Mini Cooper. The M1166 compound demonstrates exceptionally high friction stability up to 500°C. All of this is achieved while remaining completely road legal.
Mintex have been producing friction materials for motorsport spanning over four decades and were heavily involved in the John Cooper Works (JCW) Challenge series. All the BMW Mini’s on the grid are equipped with Mintex brake pads. Consequently their involvement and knowledge gained has allowed them to develop a formidable road compound with direct association to motorsport. Your BMW Mini’s braking will not be the same again! The Mintex M1166 is one of Vecchio Engineering’s preferred pad compounds for fast road use.
- Mintex were exclusively used in the JCW Challenge race series.
- Mintex M1166 provides excellent bite straight from cold.
- Withstands temperature all the way up to 500°C.
- Medium fade resistance.
- Low dusting.
- Low noise.
"Ideally suited" for track day and competition race use.
These brake pads are NOT ECE R90 approved.