Friction Technology Overview

At Raybestos Powertrain, we design, manufacture and test our friction products with attention to every detail, from the selection of raw materials to final assembly. We apply thousands of hours of research and testing to ensure that our products meet our customers' expectations in every application. Raybestos Powertrain friction materials are 100% USA made.

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OE Replacement

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(HT) Hybrid Technology friction clutch plates offer an OE replacement uniquely designed to improve performance for all passenger vehicle applications (except Honda).

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GPX friction clutch plates provide an OE replacement that improves performance and durability for all Honda/Acura passenger vehicle applications.

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Enhanced Performance

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GPZ technology increases transmission performance in a drop-in replacement clutch plate.

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TorqKit clutch packs are ideal for high stress diesel or towing applications where horsepower and torque have been increased beyond OE specification.

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ZPak® single-sided clutch systems are a complete Raybestos re-design that overcomes design flaws, delivers max torque capacity and reduces stress and temps within the pack.

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Racing

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Stage-1 performance friction clutch plates handle demands that stock tan and high-energy plates can’t, and are perfect for street-strip or “Tuner” applications.

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Gen2 Blue Plate Special – the ultimate racing clutch – boosts torque capacity for all types of high-stress performance applications.

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