$10,000 to $18,000
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How much do carbon ceramic brakes cost for a Mercedes-Benz?
I looked it up, and Peri was right. Beginning in 2014, Mercedes-Benz started offering carbon ceramic brakes as an option on the E63 AMG and the E63 AMG Wagon-and not just any option, but an option with a sticker price of just under $13,000. Mind you, the base price of a 2014 E63 AMG Wagon was only $103,400.
What are carbon ceramic brake discs?
Rather than cast iron or steel, carbon ceramic brake discs are made from a composite material. Silicon resin is shot through with small grains of carbon fiber, and moulded into the shape of a brake disc, with regular holes added radially to create cooling vents.
Why am I still not convinced carbon ceramic brakes are worth it?
They weigh less than steel brakes and don鈥檛 wear out anything like as fast, so why am I still not convinced that carbon ceramic brakes are the way to go for the average high performance road car? Two reasons: price and feel. The price issue seems especially hard to justify.
How much do carbon brakes cost for F1 cars?
Yet I watched an interview during free practice one for the F1 race at Monza last weekend, during which the head technician from AP Racing stated that a set of carbon brakes for an F1 car cost just 5000. So how come they cost twice that for a road car?