New Product Press Releases

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Streetlite and Prolite Flywheels for the 2001-2006 BMW M3 (E46)

LANCASTER, CALIF.,Oct. 25th, 2018 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to announce our new Streetlite and Prolite flywheels, for the 2001-2006 BMW M3 (E46). 601010=

These flywheels are lightweight, single-mass upgrade to the OE dual-mass flywheel for these applications. They are designed for performance and affordability, without compromising a smooth idle. These one-piece, forged Chrome-moly steel flywheel are CNCmachined and feature induction-hardened, integral ring gear for increased durability. ACT flywheels are engineered for strength and allow cost-effective resurfacing.

Driver and spectator safety are a top priority at ACT. Each ACT flywheel is certified to meet SFI Specification 1.1 standards, making them legal for competition where SFI 1.1 certification is required or recommended. XACT flywheels come complete with an official SFI sticker and serial number, as required for certification.

The 601010 XACT Streetlite flywheel weighs 15.1 pounds, which is 40% lighter than the stock flywheel. The 601015 XACT Prolite flywheel weighs 9.9 pounds, which is 60% lighter than the stock flywheel. These flywheels provide quicker engine response and acceleration, while being significantly lighter than stock.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionWeightProduct Link
601010XACT Streetlite Flywheel15.1 lbs.View Product
601015XACT Prolite Flywheel9.9 lbs.View Product
Published 10/25/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Spring Centered Performance Clutch Kits for the 2001-2006 BMW M3 (E46)

LANCASTER, CALIF., Oct. 25th, 2018 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released spring centered clutch kits for the 2001-2006 BMW M3 (E46). BM9-HDSS=

ACT’s new clutch kits for the E46 M3 include either a Heavy Duty or Xtreme pressure plate, a choice of disc, a release bearing, a pilot bearing, and an alignment tool. The Heavy Duty and Xtreme pressure plates incorporate hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 51% (HD) or 77% (XT) increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine either a Heavy Duty or Xtreme pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 549 ft.-lbs with the Xtreme pressure plate.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the either a Heavy Duty or Xtreme pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6- and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 702 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank with the Xtreme pressure plate.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque Capacity (ft.-lbs.)Torque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
BM9-XTSSACT Street Clutch Kit54979%View Product
BM9-XTG6ACT Race Clutch Kits (6-Pad Spring-Centered)702129%View Product
BM9-XTG4ACT Race Clutch Kits (4-Pad Spring-Centered)702129%View Product
Published 10/25/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Streetlite Flywheel for the 2007-2008 Audi RS4

LANCASTER, CALIF.,Sept. 6th, 2018 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to announce our new Streetlite flywheel, the 600951, for the 2007-2008 Audi RS4 (B7) 4.2L V8. 600951

The Streetlite is a lightweight, single-mass upgrade to the OE dual-mass flywheel for these applications. It is designed for performance and affordability, without compromising a smooth idle. The one-piece, forged Chrome-moly steel flywheel is CNCmachined and features induction-hardened, integral ring gear for increased durability. The 600951 also includes a quality pilot bearing pre-installed at ACT. ACT flywheels are engineered for strength and allow cost-effective resurfacing.

Driver and spectator safety are a top priority at ACT. Each ACT flywheel is certified to meet SFI Specification 1.1 standards, making them legal for competition where SFI 1.1 certification is required or recommended. XACT flywheels come complete with an official SFI sticker and serial number, as required for certification.

The 600951 XACT Streetlite flywheel weighs 15.3 pounds, which is 42% lighter than the stock flywheel. It provides quicker engine response and acceleration, while being significantly lighter than stock.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionWeightProduct Link
600951XACT Streetlite Flywheel15.3 lbs.View Product
Published 9/6/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the 2013-2014 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T

LANCASTER, CALIF., Aug. 14th, 2018— Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released Performance Clutch Kits for the 2013-2014 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T. HY5-HDSS

ACT’s new clutch kits for the Genesis Coupe 2.0T include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, Streetlite flywheel, a choice of disc, release bearing, pilot bearing, and alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 14% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 455 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 580 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque Capacity (ft.-lbs.)Torque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
HY5-HDSSHD/Perf Street Sprung Kit47818%View Product
HY5-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit61251%View Product
HY5-HDR6HD/Race Rigid 6 Pad Kit61251%View Product
Published 8/15/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the 2016-2017 Focus RS and Focus ST

LANCASTER, CALIF., DATE — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a range of clutch kits for the 2016-2017 Ford Focus RS and Focus ST. FF5-HDSS

ACT’s new clutch kits for the Focus RS/ST include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, a choice of disc, release bearing, and alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 35% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 500 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in a 6-pad spring-centered and rigid-centered (for use with factory flywheel) design. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 640 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque Capacity (ft.-lbs.)Torque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
FF5-HDSSHD/Perf Street Sprung Kit50035%View Product
FF5-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit64073%View Product
Published 7/19/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the 2015-2017 Volkswagen Golf R and Golf GTI

LANCASTER, CALIF., June 7, 2018 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a range of clutch kits for the 2015-2017 Volkswagen Golf R and Golf GTI. VW9-HDSS

ACT’s new clutch kits for the Golf R and GTI include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, flywheel, a choice of disc, release bearing and alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 58% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 500 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in a 6-pad spring-centered design. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 640 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque Capacity (ft.-lbs.)Torque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
VW9-HDSSHD Performance Street Sprung Kit50058%View Product
VW9-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit640102%View Product
Published 6/7/2018

ACT Releases Twin-Disc Clutch Kits for the 2007-2014 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500

LANCASTER, CALIF. May 22nd, 2018 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to introduce its new high performance twin-disc clutch kits for the 2007-2014 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500.

FF2-HDSD

ACT twin-disc clutch kits offer a wide range of street-friendly to race-ready options with torque capacities ranging from 890-1495 ft.-lbs. These kits offer two discs, which results in nearly twice the disc surface area compared to a conventional clutch design, and that means better wear characteristics, a higher heat capacity and longer life. The twin-disc kits include ACT’s proprietary Positive Lift Floater system, which automatically compensates for disc wear.

Each kit offers a choice of three different clamp load designs to give unparalleled performance and moderate pedal effort. Users also have the option of choosing disc combinations that feature high torque capacities along with smooth consistent engagement. In addition to the variety of options for these kits, they are completely serviceable. All twindisc kits can be sent back to ACT’s manufacturing facility for resurfacing, component replacement and rebalancing, which is performed at a fraction of the cost.

Included in ACT twin-disc kits is a CNC-machined and dynamically balanced forged Chromoly flywheel to ensure smooth, trouble-free installation and years of continued service.

As with all ACT clutches and flywheels, these kits are backed by a 1 year manufacturer’s warranty against factory defects. ACT is proud of the quality of their product and stands behind every kit they make. For more information about ACT's warranty please visit here .

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.Torque Capacity (ft.-lbs.)Torque Capacity Over OESFIProduct Link
T1S-F1189038%1.2View Product
T2S-F1198553%1.2View Product
T3S-F11117081%1.2View Product
T1R-F11114077%1.2View Product
T2R-F11126096%1.2View Product
T3R-F111495132%1.2View Product
Published 5/22/2018

ACT Releases Twin-Disc Clutch Kits for the 2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V

LANCASTER, CALIF. (April 12, 2018) — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to introduce its new high performance twin-disc clutch kits for the 2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V. T1S-G10

ACT twin-disc clutch kits offer a wide range of street-friendly to race-ready options with torque capacities ranging from 875-1515 ft.-lbs. These kits offer two discs, which results in nearly twice the disc surface area compared to a conventional clutch design, and that means better wear characteristics, a higher heat capacity and longer life. The twin-disc kits include ACT’s proprietary Positive Lift Floater system, which automatically compensates for disc wear.

Each kit offers a choice of three different clamp load designs to give unparalleled performance and moderate pedal effort. Users also have the option of choosing disc combinations that feature high torque capacities along with smooth consistent engagement. In addition to the variety of options for these kits, they are completely serviceable. All twin-disc kits can be sent back to ACT’s manufacturing facility for resurfacing, component replacement and rebalancing, which is performed at a fraction of the cost.

Included in ACT twin-disc kits is a CNC-machined and dynamically balanced forged Chromoly Streetlite flywheel to ensure smooth, trouble-free installation and years of continued service.

As with all ACT clutches and flywheels, these kits are backed by a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty against factory defects. ACT is proud of the quality of their product and stands behind every kit they make. For more information about ACT’s warranty please visit: www.advancedclutch.com/warranty.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.Torque Capacity (ft.-lbs.)Torque Capacity Over OESFIProduct Link
T1S-G1087535%1.2View Product
T2S-G1097050%1.2View Product
T3S-G10115077%1.2View Product
T1R-G10112073%1.2View Product
T2R-G10124092%1.2View Product
T3R-G101515127%1.2View Product
Published 4/12/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Streetlite Flywheel for the 2004-2009 Audi S4

LANCASTER, CALIF.,Mar. 6th, 2018 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to announce our new Streetlite flywheel, the 600950, for the 2004-2009 Audi S4 (B6 and B7) 4.2L V8. 600950

The Streetlite is a lightweight, single-mass upgrade to the dual-mass OE flywheel for these applications. It is designed for performance and affordability, without compromising a smooth idle. The one-piece, forged Chrome-moly steel flywheel is CNC-machined and features induction-hardened, integral ring gear for increased durability. ACT flywheels are engineered for strength and allow cost-effective resurfacing.

Driver and spectator safety are a top priority at ACT. Each ACT flywheel is certified to meet SFI Specification 1.1 standards, making them legal for competition where SFI 1.1 certification is required or recommended. XACT flywheels come complete with an official SFI sticker and serial number, as required for certification.

The 600950 XACT Streetlite flywheel weighs 15.3 pounds, which is 42% lighter than the stock flywheel. It provides quicker engine response and acceleration, while being significantly lighter than stock.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.Flywheel TypeWeight (lbs.)Weight Savings % Over OESFIProduct Link
600950Streetlite15.342%1.1View Product
Published 3/7/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the Dodge Caliber SRT-4

LANCASTER, CALIF., Feb. 6th, 2018 — Advanced ClutchTechnology (ACT) has released a range of single masss conversion clutch kits for the 2008-2009 Dodge Caliber SRT-4. Please follow the links below to download a PDF version of the press release, high-resolution images or the updated price sheet. TC2-HDSS

ACT’s new clutch kits for the Caliber SRT-4 include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, Streetlite flywheel, a choice of disc, a release bearing, and an alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 25% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a spring centered performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 410 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6- and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 525 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
DC2-HDSSHD Performance Street Sprung Kit410 ft.-lbs.42%View Product
DC2-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit525 ft.-lbs.60%View Product
DC2-HDR6HD/Race Rigid 6 Pad Kit525 ft.-lbs.60%View Product
DC2-HDG4HD/Race Sprung 4 Pad Kit525 ft.-lbs.60%View Product
Published 2/6/2018

ACT Releases Performance Clutch Kits for the 1993-1997 Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird

LANCASTER, CALIF., Jan. 9th, 2018 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a pair of new clutch kits for the 1993-1997 Chevrolet Camaro and Pontiac Firebird with LT1 and LT4 engines. GM13-HDSS

ACT’s new clutch kits for the Camaro and Firebird include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, a choice of disc, a structurally reinforced release bearing, a pilot bearing, and an alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 38% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a spring centered performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 635 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in a 6-pad spring-centered design. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 815 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
GM13-HDSSHD Performance Street Sprung Kit635 ft.-lbs.38%View Product
GM13-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit815 ft.-lbs.77%View Product
Published 1/9/2018

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the 2008-2013 Toyota Corolla and Toyota Matrix

LANCASTER, CALIF., Dec. 19th, 2017 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a range of new clutch kits for the 2008-2013 Toyota Corolla and Toyota Matrix equipped with 1.8L engines. Please follow the links below to download a PDF version of the press release, high-resolution images or the updated price sheet. TC2-HDSS

ACT’s new clutch kits for the Toyota Corolla and Matrix include a choice of pressure plate, a choice of disc, a release bearing, and an alignment tool while being compatible with the OEM flywheel. The Heavy Duty and Xtreme pressure plates incorporate hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 28-68% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty or Xtreme pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have an increased torque capacity from 240 to 310 ft.-lbs, depending upon the pressure plate choice.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty or Xtreme pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6- and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up from 305 to 400 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank, depending upon the pressure plate choice.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
TC2-HDSSHD Performance Street Sprung Kit240 ft.-lbs.28%View Product
TC2-XTSSXT/Perf Street Sprung Kit310 ft.-lbs.68%View Product
TC2-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit305 ft.-lbs.64%View Product
TC2-XTG6XT/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit400 ft.-lbs.115%View Product
Published 12/19/2017

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the Mazda MX-5 Miata ND

LANCASTER, CALIF., Nov. 20th, 2017— Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a range of new upgrade (larger diameter than OE) clutch kits for the 2016-2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata ND. ZM10-HDSS

ACT’s new clutch kits for the ND Miata include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, a choice of disc, a Streetlite flywheel, a release bearing, a pilot bearing, and an alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 40% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 312 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6- and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 399 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
ZM10-HDSSHD Performance Street Sprung Kit312 ft.-lbs.46%View Product
ZM10-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad399 ft.-lbs.87%View Product
ZM10-HDR6HD/Race Rigid 6 Pad399 ft.-lbs.87%View Product
Published 11/20/2017

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the 2003-2012 Honda Accord and 2009-2014 Acura TSX

LANCASTER, CALIF., May 11, 2017 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released new Heavy Duty and Xtreme clutch kits for the 2003-2012 Honda Accord and 2009-2014 Acura TSX.

AR2-HDSS ACT’s new clutch kits for the Accord include a Heavy Duty (HD) or Xtreme (XT) pressure plate, Streetlite flywheel, a choice of disc, release bearing, pilot bearing, and alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 35% increase in clamp force over the stock unit; with the Xtreme providing a 78% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty or Xtreme pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 340ft.-lbs (XT kits).

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty or Xtreme pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6-pad and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 435 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank (XT kits).

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

The installation video for this application can be found here.

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
AR2-HDSSHD Performance Street Sprung Kit255 ft.-lbs.35%View Product
AR2-XTSSXT/Perf Street Sprung Kit330 ft.-lbs.73%View Product
AR2-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad340 ft.-lbs.78%View Product
AR2-XTG6XT/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit435 ft.-lbs.128%View Product
Published 5/11/2017

ACT Releases Twin-Disc Clutch Kits for the 2016-2017 Chevrolet Camaro SS

LANCASTER, CALIF. (May 11, 2017) — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to introduce its new high performance twin-disc clutch kits for the 2016-2017 Camaro SS.

T1S-G09 ACT twin-disc clutch kits offer a wide range of street-friendly to race-ready options with torque capacities ranging from 875-1515 ft.-lbs. These kits offer two discs, which results in nearly twice the disc surface area compared to a conventional clutch design, and that means better wear characteristics, a higher heat capacity and longer life. The twin-disc kits include ACT’s proprietary Positive Lift Floater system, which automatically compensates for disc wear.

Each kit offers a choice of three different clamp load designs to give unparalleled performance and moderate pedal effort. Users also have the option of choosing disc combinations that feature high torque capacities along with smooth consistent engagement. In addition to the variety of options for these kits, they are completely serviceable. All twin-disc kits can be sent back to ACT’s manufacturing facility for resurfacing, component replacement and rebalancing, which is performed at a fraction of the cost.

Included in ACT twin-disc kits is a CNC-machined and dynamically balanced forged Chromoly flywheel to ensure smooth, trouble-free installation and years of continued service.

As with all ACT clutches and flywheels, these kits are backed by a 1 year manufacturer’s warranty against factory defects. ACT is proud of the quality of their product and stands behind every kit they make. For more information about ACT’s warranty please visit: www.advancedclutch.com/warranty

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

The installation video for this application can be found here.

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
T1S-G09Twin Disc HD Street Kit875 ft.-lbs.35%View Product
T2S-G09Twin Disc XT Street Kit970 ft.-lbs.50%View Product
T3S-G09Twin Disc MaXX XT Street Kit1150 ft.-lbs.77%View Product
T1R-G09Twin Disc HD Race Kit1120 ft.-lbs.73%View Product
T2R-G09Twin Disc XT Race Kit1240 ft.-lbs.92%View Product
T3R-G09Twin Disc MaXX XT Race Kit1515 ft.-lbs.127%View Product
Published 5/11/2017

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Xtreme Clutch Kits for the 2007-2009 BMW 335i (N54)

LANCASTER, CALIF., Feb. 21, 2017 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released new Xtreme clutch kits for the BMW 135i (E8x), 335i (E9x), and 535i (E6x) with N54 engines.

BM8-XTSS ACT’s new clutch kits for the BMW N54 include a Xtreme pressure plate, a choice of disc and a alignment tool. The Xtreme pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 68% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Xtreme pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 520 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Xtreme pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6- and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 665 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

The installation video for this application can be found here.

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
BM8-XTSSXT/Perf Street Sprung Kit520 ft.-lbs.68%View Product
BM8-XTG6XT/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit970 ft.-lbs.50%View Product
BM8-XTR6XT/Race Rigid 6 Pad1150 ft.-lbs.77%View Product
Published 2/21/2017

ACT Releases Triple-Disc Clutch Kits for the Toyota 2JZ-GTE

LANCASTER, CALIF., June 21, 2016 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to introduce its new triple-disc clutch kits for Toyota’s 2JZ-GTE engine with G-Force 101 transmission. T1R3-T01 This race triple-disc clutch kits is certified as meeting SFI Spec. 1.2.

Race proven through ACT’s involvement with some of Formula Drift’s top drivers, ACT now offers a bolt-in 7.25” race triple-disc clutch kit for the Toyota 2JZ-GTE engine with G-force transmission. This triple-disc clutch kit features a pressure plate, three sintered iron discs, a XACT Prolite flywheel, and pilot bearing.

With ACT’s ability to design and manufacture diaphragm springs, the ACT Research & Development team was able to keep the pedal effort light, while greatly increasing torque capacity. The sintered iron discs allow for quick shifting and provide extra surface area for high-heat capacity and long life. This kit can support up to 1685 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

The XACT Prolite flywheels are a one-piece Chromoly construction with machined slots to provide the lowest inertia and best throttle response. In addition, ACT’s XACT flywheels can be cost-effectively resurfaced.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityProduct Link
T1R3-T01Triple Disc HD/SI Race Kit1250 ft.-lbs.View Product
T2R3-T01XT/Race Sprung 6 Pad Kit1685 ft.-lbs.View Product
Published 6/21/2016

ACT Releases Twin-Disc Clutch Kits for GM 8-Bolt LSX Engines

LANCASTER, CALIF. (June 21, 2016) — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) is pleased to introduce its new high performance twin-disc clutch kits for GM 8-Bolt LSX Engines.

T1S-G06_A ACT twin-disc clutch kits offer a wide range of street-friendly to race-ready options with torque capacities ranging from 875-1515 ft.-lbs. These kits offer two discs, which results in nearly twice the disc surface area compared to a conventional clutch design, and that means better wear characteristics, a higher heat capacity and longer life. The twin-disc kits include ACT’s proprietary Positive Lift Floater system, which automatically compensates for disc wear.

Each kit offers a choice of three different clamp load designs to give unparalleled performance and moderate pedal effort. Users also have the option of choosing disc combinations that feature high torque capacities along with smooth consistent engagement. In addition to the variety of options for these kits, they are completely serviceable. All twin-disc kits can be sent back to ACT’s manufacturing facility for resurfacing, component replacement and re-balancing, which is performed at a fraction of the cost.

Included in ACT twin-disc kits is a CNC-machined and dynamically balanced forged Chromoly flywheel to ensure smooth, trouble-free installation and years of continued service.

As with all ACT clutches and flywheels, these kits are backed by a 1 year manufacturer’s warranty against factory defects. ACT is proud of the quality of their product and stands behind every kit they make. For more information about ACT’s warranty please visit: www.advancedclutch.com/warranty

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityProduct Link
T1S-G06Twin Disc HD Street Kit875 ft.-lbs.View Product
T2S-G06Twin Disc XT Street Kit970 ft.-lbs.View Product
T3S-G06Twin Disc MaXX XT Street Kit1150 ft.-lbs.View Product
T1R-G06Twin Disc HD Race Kit1120 ft.-lbs.View Product
T2R-G06Twin Disc XT Race Kit1240 ft.-lbs.View Product
T3R-G06Twin Disc MaXX XT Race Kit1515 ft.-lbs.View Product
Published 6/21/2016

ACT Releases SFI-Approved Performance Clutch Kits for the BMW E36 and E46 3-series Applications

LANCASTER, CALIF., June 21, 2016 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released new clutch kits for the BMW E36 and E46 3-series.

BM11-HDSS ACT’s new clutch kits for the 3-series include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, a choice of disc, release bearing, pilot bearing, and alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 43% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 395 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6- and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 505 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
BM11-HDSSHD/Perf Street Sprung395 ft.-lbs.43%View Product
BM11-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad505 ft.-lbs.83%View Product
BM11-HDR6HD/Race Rigid 6 Pad505 ft.-lbs.83%View Product
Published 6/21/2016

ACT Releases SFI-Certified 240mm Upgrade Performance Clutch Kits for the 2006-2015 Subaru WRX

LANCASTER, CALIF., Apr. 26, 2016 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a new 240mm conversion kit family for the 2006-2015 Subaru WRX. SB11-HDSS

This new upgrade kit has allowed ACT to utilize a 240mm disc instead of the original 230mm included in ACT’s SB5 clutch kits. ACT’s 240mm upgrade kits provide more heat capacity, lower pedal effort, and a more efficient pressure plate design for better overall feel and drivability. By designing a more efficient pressure plate, ACT has also been able to make an Xtreme version for the WRX 5-speed applications. These Xtreme pressure plates offer 21% more torque capacity than ACT’s previous SB5 kits.

The ACT Street clutch kits combine one of the pressure plate choices with a performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for highburst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 510 ft.-lbs.

The ACT Race clutch kits combine one of the pressure plate choices with a cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in 6- and 4-pad spring-centered and rigid-hub designs. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 650 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
SB11-HDSSHD/Perf Street Sprung445 ft.-lbs.32%View Product
SB11-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad565 ft.-lbs.69%View Product
SB11-HDR6HD/Race Rigid 6 Pad565 ft.-lbs.69%View Product
Published 4/26/2016

ACT Releases Heavy Duty Spring Centered Performance Clutch Kits for the 2013-2015 Ford Focus ST

LANCASTER, CALIF., Apr. 26, 2016 — Advanced Clutch Technology (ACT) has released a new family of clutch kits for the 2013-2015 Ford Focus ST. FF3-HDSS

ACT’s new spring centered clutch kits for the Focus ST are designed for use with ACT's Single Mass Flywheel (provided with kits) and include a Heavy Duty pressure plate, a choice of spring centered disc, release bearing assembly and alignment tool. The Heavy Duty pressure plate incorporates hardened diaphragm fingers for decreased wear and provides a 33% increase in clamp force over the stock unit.

The ACT street clutch kit combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a spring centered performance organic street disc. The disc features premium organic friction materials able to withstand increased heat and abuse, steel-backed linings for high-burst strength and modifications engineered for quicker shifting. The ACT Street clutch kit provides a moderate and consistent pedal feel, smooth engagement and significantly improved durability. These kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and have increased torque capacity up to 445 ft.-lbs.

The ACT race clutch kit combine the Heavy Duty pressure plate with a spring centered cerametallic Xtreme Race disc, which is available in a 6-pad rigid-hub design. These discs are highly durable while allowing for quick shifting. The Xtreme Race discs are for high-powered engines and recommended for track use only. The ACT Race clutch kits meet SFI Spec 1.1 and are rated to hold up to 565 ft.-lbs. of torque at the crank.

To view a PDF of the press release and specifications sheet, please click here .

ACT Part No.DescriptionTorque CapacityTorque Capacity Over OEProduct Link
FF3-HDSSHD/Perf Street Sprung445 ft.-lbs.33%View Product
FF3-HDG6HD/Race Sprung 6 Pad565 ft.-lbs.71%View Product
Published 4/26/2016

Since 1994, Advanced Clutch Technology has specialized in delivering the highest performing driveline components for the automotive industry. Through outstanding customer service, product quality and reliability, ACT has earned a reputation as an industry leader. This commitment to excellence has supported race teams to numerous victories and championships around the world, and allows us to offer the same winning results to you.

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