You can get EBC brake pads for the new GT. The rear pads are FA438HH, the front left pads are FA335HH, and the front right pads are FA441HH. The bad news is that while these pads do have the provision to fit a new sensor wire, EBC doesn't make replacement wires (even though they do list part numbers for the wires). I went all the way up to the EBC factory in the UK to get that answer. I ended up reusing a sensor wire from an old worn pair of factory brake pads.
The good news is that you can get all three sets of pads for about the cost of one set of factory pads (about $40 each set). But you'll have to reuse your old wire, or jumper out the sensor wire so that you don't get the constant brake pad warning light on the dash.
Note that the only difference between the FA441HH front right pads and the FA335HH front left pads is that the FA441HH pads have a cutout to fit the sensor wire. So if you don't care about the brake pad warning light, those two part numbers are interchangeable.
Do a Google search for the specific FA part numbers and you'll get lots of hits. I ordered from PowerSport Superstore
when they had a sale last December. Two
full sets of pads ran me $159.95 delivered, which is six
sets of pads for the cost of one
set of the BMW pads. The caveat is that they mis-packed one pair of pads, and it took 6 weeks to sort that out (holiday delays and all). Still, the pads work great and I couldn't beat the price.
Note: I just checked PowerSport Superstore
and it looks like the pads are on sale again for under $30 each set. I don't think you can beat that price anywhere else.
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