OEM replacement upgrade. Great feel, long lasting, and very little rotor wear with this durable compound. Compound applications for almost every need, including off road, street, touring, enduro, dual sport and more. Precision made in our Galfer factory in Spain.
Our most popular compound! This compound is the work horse of the Galfer family and is a great OEM upgrade for the everyday rider.
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Galfer USA is the leading manufacturer of performance braking systems in nearly every realm of action sports. The company stands by a motto of “No matter what you ride, we encourage you to live fast – and brake faster.” Galfer USA has been a well-known and respected force in the motorcycle industry since 1940, acting as a one-stop solution for performance braking needs.
With three generations of brake experts behind it, Galfer USA prides itself on providing next-level performance and quality. Its team is comprised of seasoned riders and racers, ranging from veteran motocross riders to road racers, off-road warriors, desert experts, big V-twin enthusiasts, and everything in between.
Galfer Brakes was founded in 1946 by Maffio Milesi in Barcelona, Spain as a brake pad supplier for major European motorcycle and automakers. Galfer remained unknown in the U.S. until 1992 when son Giorgio Milesi and his wife decided to move to Santa Barbara, California with their children to open Galfer USA. Galfer USA started out in a 12,000 square-foot warehouse in Oxnard, California. In 2018, the company moved to Caron City, Nevada.
Galfer USA services North and South America, Australia, and the Far East. All Galfer stainless steel brake lines are manufactured at its U.S. headquarters in Carson City, while the brake pads and rotors are manufactured in Barcelona. Galfer USA is a beautiful fusion of quality craftsmanship along with precision and ingenuity between Spain and America. The company is still going strong today and is well known for its top-grade brake parts and accessories that are very much appreciated by motorcycle enthusiasts who want improved performance with a difference that they can feel.
Galfer is known for its unwavering passion for riding, along with its love of the open road and challenging landscapes. It is dedicated to being the first to offer the latest applications to its consumer base. Galfer USA offers an extensive lineup of high-end braking systems and accessories for a ride range of applications. Deeply rooted in the world of racing itself, Galfer boasts a proven track record of innovative aftermarket brake lines, pads, and rotors that have been expertly crafted and thoroughly tested/track-proven. The result is a well-respected line of products that deliver unparalleled performance, superior durability, and rugged reliability at both amateur and top levels.
Galfer USA’s relationships with top race teams and OEM motorcycle manufacturers allow it to get its hands on all the newest bikes well before the public does. This way, the company can check and make sure that its replacement parts bolt up perfectly with no issues. Galfer’s patented Wave rotor technology ensures that customers have brake products that are truly state of the art and second to none.
If you are looking to improve your motorcycle’s braking ability, then look no further than Galfer USA. Its products have made their way to a long list of championships, at both amateur and professional levels. Even if you aren’t taking your bike to the track, Galfer’s performance-oriented products offer reliability that is unmatched and will prove beneficial on every ride.
Vivid Racing carries a wide array of parts from Galfer USA, including rotors, big brake kits, clutch lines and cables, brake lines, brake pads, and brackets. If you have any questions regarding the products listed above or about Galfer, please do not hesitate to contact us at (480) 966-3040.
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