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Formula R1 Racing Hydraulic Disc Brake


This is the Formula R1 Hydraulic Disc Brake. This is Formula’s race orientated version of the tried and tested R1. Using the trusted master cylinder and caliper from R1, Formula added a carbon lever blade, titanium…

Formula R1 Racing Hydraulic Disc Brake


This is the Formula R1 Hydraulic Disc Brake. This is Formula’s race orientated version of the tried and tested R1. Using the trusted master cylinder and caliper from R1, Formula added a carbon lever blade, titanium hardware and Kevlar hoses to get the weight down to only 264 grams and makes it the best choice for every XC-race oriented rider.


The R1 generates enough power and performance for an All Mountain or Enduro use. The forged master cylinder body and caliper provide increased modulation, braking power and durability, while the R1’s patented caliper piston system increases fluid capacity in the caliper providing stability and fade resistance even on the longest descents. Enhanced Caliper Technology (ECT) for higher rollback and easy installation. Grab yourself something special with the Formula R1 Racing brake system.


Master Cylinder:

Forged radial master cylinder (MC), High capacity reservoir, Removable handlebar clamp, Flip-flop master cylinder assembly, Hard anodized MC piston, Laser etched logos


Forged one-piece post mount style caliper body with 22mm pistons, Top and bottom vented caliper body for maximum cooling and performance, Top loading pads for easy changes, Laser etched logos, ECT: Enhanced Caliper Technology, Increased pad roll back (simplifying installation), Increased fluid capacity


Carbon fibre


Kevlar Braided Front – 100cm, Rear – 165cm


Semi-metallic with aluminium back plate



Caliper Mount:

Post Mount


Not Included


264g (85cm hose, 160mm 1-piece rotor and mounting hardware)

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Bike build & delivery

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