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Gents -

educate me if possible pls -

The Elise fromnt caliper is a twin piston fixed caliper from AP racing.

The rear caliper was (is?) a twin piston Brembo unit with integral park brake.

This has been changed to a sliding type caliper of ? manufacturer also with integral park brake.

Correct?

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The rear caliper was (is?) a twin piston Brembo unit with integral park brake.
The rear on mine is a single piston Brembo unit with integral park brake.
 

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Yeah, this never made sense to me either, but it's the way it is. I wonder if I get a set of cup-car brakes will I see any real benefit.
 

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Yeah, this never made sense to me either, but it's the way it is.
Makes sense to me....

1. Lotus production volumes make bespoke parts more expensive than off-the-shelf parts.

2. The off-the-shelf parts that most closely fit the specifications the Lotus engineers desired happened to be from two different companies.

What's doesn't make sense?

xtn
 
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