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"The Firebolt has an acceleration of 150 miles an hour in ten seconds and incorporates an unbreakable Braking Charm. Price upon request."
Harry reads about the features of the Firebolt[src]

The Braking Charm is a spell used on broomsticks to help them stop faster. The Firebolt has an "unbreakable Braking Charm" on it.[1] It may also be, or related to Arresto Momentum, given that they both slow or stop the momentum of the target.

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Notes and references

  1. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Chapter 4 (The Leaky Cauldron)