Premium-type brake pads, the fusion of reasonable pricing and brake performance
  • Performance brake pads for the price similar to OEM brake pads
  • Improved brake performance, decrease in brake dust.
  • The same long pad life as the OEM brake pads
  • Even higher brake performance by changing to DIXCEL brake discs at the same time as your brake pads!
Friction Materials Ceramic fiber
Effective Temperature Range 0~450°C
Applicable Stages Fast road

The Premium-type brake pads are for street-use only. The pads are NOT designed for circuit-use.
DIXCEL is NOT responsible for any damage that may occur from using the Premium-type brake pads on a race circuit.

Premium type
Is it better to change the brake pads and brake discs at the same time?

Upgrades were applied to limited part #'s, to decrease both brake noise and brake dust. (Upgraded material name: Premium Plus) Material upgrades were made to specific to MAKE/MODEL for the best brake performance

Premium type
  • The above chart represents evaluation values of our product in 100 phases in comparison with genuine pads of the test model. Values of genuine pads show 50.
  • The above chart represents evaluation values calculated from tests in circuits, fast roads and winding roads Values of Durability and Disc life may differ by continuous use under low temperature (generally less than 150 degrees Celsius) which is common temperature range of public road use. Values of Anti-Noise and Anti-Dust are calculated after fade tests. (Not under brand-new condition)
About the differences in the brake pad surface's friction material
  • The differences are based on the ideal material for the make/model.

The dust amount
  • The dust amount of DIXCEL M type
    (after 1,000 km mileage)
  • The dust amount of DIXCEL Premium type
    (after 1,000 km mileage)
  • The dust amount of OEM pads
    (after 1,000km mileage)
The Performance Comparison Chart of the Premium-type brake pads and OEM brake pads

The Premium-type brake pads are often compared with the OEM brake pads. This chart is an overall evaluation of the Premium-type compared with the OEM brake pads. The values are based on test results and user reviews.

The performance values are the average of the various cars the applicable vehicle manufacturer sells on the market. Depending on the model of the car, actual performance values may be different from the values on the chart.

Comparison chart of the Premium-type brake pads performance values by European Car Manufacturer

The OEM brake pads are given a performance value of 5 points. The performance values are based on 10 points with 10 being the best performance.

MODELAnti-Dust CapabilityAnti-Noise CapabilityBraking PowerPad LifeAverage
Alfa Romeo 8 6 5 6 6.25
Audi 8 6 5 6 6.25
BMW 9 6 4 5 6
Citroen 7 7 6 6 6.5
Ferrari 8 5 3 4 5
FIAT 8 6 5 6 6.25
Jaguar 8 6 5 6 6.25
Land Rover 7 6 5 6 6
Mercedes Benz 9 6 5 5 6.25
Opel 8 6 5 6 6.25
PEUGEOT 7 7 6 6 6.5
Porsche 8 5 3 4 5
Volkswagen 7 6 5 5 5.75
VOLVO 8 6 5 6 6.25
 
MAKE MODELGRADE YEAR ENGINE
AUDI A4 (B6) (SEDAN&AVANT) 1.8T QUATTRO 01/05~05/02 8EAMBF
TT 1.8T (FF&QUATTRO) 99~06 8NAUQ/8NBAUF/8NBVR/8NBAMF/8NAPXF
BMW E87 116i 04/09~ UF16/UE16
E90 320i 05/04~08/11 VA20
JAGUAR / DAIMLER XJ6 / SOVEREIGN (NEW XJ) 3.0 V6 04/04~ J71VA/VB
LAND ROVER RANGE ROVER (lll) 4.4 V8 02/04~03 LM44
MERCEDES BENZ W168 A160 97~05/02 168033
W203 C180 02/10~ 203046
PEUGEOT 206 1.6 XS/XT 01/02~07/03 T16XS/T16XT/T16L4 /T16RG/T1NFU
VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE 2 99/9~ 9CAZJ/9CAQY/1YAZJ
GOLF lV 1.8/2.0 CLi/GLi 98~04/05 1JAGN/1JAPK/1JAZJ
VOLVO V70 (ll) 2.4 (NA) 00/04~07/11 SB5244W
 
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