Category: Brakes

New brake pads from Federal-Mogul

Federal-Mogul Corporation has developed a range of zero-copper and low-copper brake pad formulations using a new tribological fingerprinting process. As companies work to introduce alternative materials ahead of legal deadlines, Federal-Mogul’s Eco-Friction™ is already achieving excellent results in customer trials.

Klarius warns on white label parts

As a leading brand of OE quality aftermarket components, the Klarius Group has over 100,000 product lines available for both passenger cars and light commercials. The Klarius Group says it specialises in providing a cost effective alternative to OE products while maintaining the highest possible quality standards to eliminate the uncertainty of fitting white label

Juratek strengthens cataloguing data using Automate

Juratek, represented in Ireland by HBA Distribution has been providing superior braking solutions for almost 20 years and is well established across Europe as a leading aftermarket distributor for heavy commercial vehicles, trailers and buses. The company is also a recognised and sought after supplier of discs and pads for light commercial vehicles and passenger

Bosch receives Global NCAP Award 2012

Bosch has received the Global NCAP Award 2012 for developing and launching the Electronic Stability Program (ESP®). The award, which is conferred by the Global New Car Assessment Programme, was presented on 24 May 2012, during the consumer safety organisation’s annual meeting in Malacca, Malaysia. Wolfgang Hiller, president of the Bosch Chassis Systems Control division

A world first in brake fluid at Serfac

TRW, distributed by Serfac Limited, has launched Universal DOT 5.1 ESP brake fluid – a fluid specially developed for vehicles fitted with electronic stability control (ESP) systems. This new low viscosity fluid exceeds more international specifications than any other and provides the best flow properties for ESP systems, especially in cold conditions.

Borg & Beck develops braking programme

Since the successful launch of the Borg & Beck braking programme in February, the main focus of activity has now moved onto range development to ensure that the programme remains up-to-date and relevant. Particularly noteworthy among these developments is the introduction of a range of matching original equipment quality pre-assembled brake shoe kits.