F1: 20 - Brembo Brake Facts - Abu Dhabi

The hardest braking point on the Yas Marina Circuit is in front of turn 8. The driver has to slow down around 257 km/h over just 73 meters. The calculated brake energy involved is 2,369 kW. The driver is subjected to 4.7 g, while he pushes with 126 kg onto the brake.