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KEP 228mm CLUTCHEShave become the standard of the industry for class 1 off-road racers and V8 or V6 powered kit cars or Porsche 914's. Please specify application when ordering.


KEP 228mm PRESSURE PLATES Designed in conjunction with our KEP 228mm adapter kits, the KEP 228mm pressure plates are made in USA by KEP to exact tolerances. These KEP pressure plates offer the ultimate in holding power, easy operation and reliability. A race proven product.



For VW - fits '76 and newer VW Bus, Vanagon, Mendeola, Hewland DG, Fortin transaxles and Albin using the KEP 228mm flywheel.


For Porsche - Fits all 914 and pre 1970 911 transaxles using the KEP 9" flywheel. Specify Porsche when ordering.



228mm Stock - Stock VW Bus pressure plate. Suitable for engines under 3 liter for street use. Handles 200 ft. lb. of torque.


228mm STAGE I - This pressure plate works well in Porsche 911 powered 914's or V6 camper vans. Enjoy good holding power and easy pedal effort. Handles 223 ft. lb. of torque with stock disc.


228mm STAGE II - Very popular for use in V8 powered 914's under 400HP. Handles 273 ft. lbs. of torque with stock disc.


228mm STAGE III - This is the one used by winning unlimited class off road racers. Good for street or race applications with lots of power. Handles 378 ft. lbs. of torque with stock disc.


228mm STAGE IV - Handles 420 ft. lbs. of torque with stock disc.


KEP 228mm F & S CLUTCH DISC - New German F & S VW Bus stock disc for street use.

KEP 228mm 6 PAD DISC. Special metallic composite pads are staggered on the disc, to increase the working area and help it take the abuse that others cannot. Used extensively in off-road racing. Increases torque capacity by 25%. Not recommended for street use due to harsh engagement.


                              KEP 228mm, 9" Double Disc - uses our special 6 pad DD disc.     




228mm Double Disc - 100% more torque can be transmitted if a double disc clutch is used. Our new double disc design includes modification to the VW flywheel, a special pressure plate, two thin discs, and a floater plate.