07 - Brembo Brake Facts 2018 - Canada

The hardest braking point on the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve is in front of turn 8. The driver has to slow down around 159 km/h over just 42 meters. The calculated brake energy involved is 1,912 kW. The driver is subjected to 5.1 g, while he pushes with 149 kg onto the brake.