Brembo Brake Facts Belgium

The hardest braking point on the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps lies at the end of Blanchimont. The Formula One driver has to brake hard, slowing by 231 km/h over just 116 metres. The calculated braking energy here is 1,984 kW. The driver is subjected to 5.04 g and has to push with 122 kg onto the brake.