A Q&A with WABCO President Jon Morrison on Air Disc Brakes

Source: fleetequipmentmag.com

Air disc brakes (ADBs) have steadily carved out a bigger piece of the braking market for themselves over the past few years. The growth of ADBs has been steady and is showing no signs of slowing down; if anything, we should expect an increase in ADB market share, thanks in no small part to the fact that several truck OEMs have made air disc brakes standard equipment on their Class 8 models.

With this in mind, FE spoke with Jon Morrison, president of WABCO Americas, on this burgeoning trend, how popular he sees ADBs becoming, and what fleets need to know when deciding between this popular new option and the tried-and-true drum brakes.

Read more – http://www.fleetequipmentmag.com/wabco-president-jon-morrison-air-disc-brakes/

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Brian Hagman is President of Hagman Search Group and Founder/Publisher of The BRAKE Report, an online media platform dedicated to the automotive and commercial vehicle brake segments. Brian’s mission is to inform, engage and connect the most avid members of the brake community.