Shop Gorilla Brakes for high performance brake pads for Magura brakes, including the MT5 and MT7 models in sintered, multi-compound and Enduro variants. The Magura brand is part of a German family run company, Magenwirth Technologies. Founded in 1893 as a manufacturer of engine parts. Production of fittings for handlebars of motorcycles began in the early 1920's and Magura became the market leader for the sector. During the 70's the company began producing components for bicycles. The developments of recent years have focussed on the mountain biking and sports sectors. The company's future will be providing innovations for the e-bike sector. Magura brake components are not produced using outsourced materials. The company designs and develops these themselves using the variety of manufacturing and engineering disciplines within the group. Carbotecture is a specially developed base material used in Magura brake pad construction. Which was designed by the company themselves and is supplied from their injection moulding department. The company still make all products in Germany and take pride in their reputation for functionality, performance and innovative technology.