MAGURA hydraulic disc brake 'MT8 Carbon' Facelift 2017

One of the lightest disc brake in the world.

This item is no longer being offered by the manufacturer
  • 5-year leakproof guarantuee
  • High-End competition disc brake
  • extremely light in weight & significantly more powerful
  • full carbon brake lever
  • Flip-Flop handlebar clamp

Product information & technical details

brand: MAGURA
Material: Aluminium, Carbon, Plastic
Intended use: MTN-Touring, MTN-XC
Model year: 2017
brand: MAGURA
Disc brake rotor mount: IS 2000
Disc brake rotor diameter: 140, 160, 180, 203
Disc brake mounting standard: PM 6"


  • Magura® presents with the MT8 a high-end competition disc brake
  • Two-piece handlebar clamp of the brake lever unit for easy mounting and universal use as front or rear brake
  • Mountable with optional clamps "Shiftmix" or "Remotemix" .
  • Integrated mineral oil reservoir
  • Adjustable handle width
  • Brake levers of aluminium
  • one-piece brake caliper made of aluminium
  • EBT for quick and easy bleeding
  • Brake lever unit made of Carbotecture®, which is characterized by the following features:
  • extremely impact resistant and unbreakable
  • high flexural fatigue
  • highest performance weight (density/strength)
  • perfect, closed surface
  • both sides can be mounted
  • Notches in comparison to the MT4 to reduce the weight further
  • high performance factor (ratio of aggressiveness, temperature stability, ergonomics and weight)
  • complete installation of the disc brake and setting of all adjustment possibilities is possible by one tool (Torx 25)
  • optimal heat dissipation due to large surface (anti-heat) on the brake caliper
  • Changing the brake pads without wheel removal possible
  • low noise (anti squeal)
  • ergonomic brake levers for large and small hands
  • Pistons work reliably even at sub-zero temperatures and along muddy paths (anti-drag)
  • scope of delivery: brakeset without disc brake rotor and without adaptors, filled & bleeded. For compatible disc brake rotors and/or adaptors please refer to the tabulator Accessoires.

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