Akebono Showcases Advanced Brakes at JAPAN MOBILITY

Tokyo, Japan – Leading brake manufacturer Akebono Brake Industry will unveil its latest brake innovations at JAPAN MOBILITY SHOW 2023, slated to take place at Tokyo Big Sight.

Earning particular attention at Akebono’s booth this year is the acclaimed NR22 Brake Caliper, specifically designed for the grueling Nurburgring 24 Hour Endurance Race. This standout product beautifully melds function with design, capable of enduring the intense 24-hour race conditions. Adding to its accolades, the NR22 has clinched titles from the world’s three top design awards.

In line with global shifts toward sustainability, Akebono takes a leap in showcasing brake pads crafted to cut CO2 emissions in half during production. This impressive feat is achieved by removing specific high-temperature processes. Another product highlight is their brake pads engineered to meet the stringent Euro 7 standards. These pads focus on minimizing brake dust produced from friction materials, simultaneously boosting the brake pads’ lifespan.

Details of Akebono’s Presence at JAPAN MOBILITY SHOW 2023:

  • Date: October 28th – November 5th
  • Location: Tokyo Big Sight
  • Booth: West 4 Hall W4113

Key Exhibits Include:

  • “NR22 Brake Caliper” tailored for Endurance Racing.
  • Brake pads curbing CO2 Emissions by 50%.
  • Brake pads aligned with Euro 7 regulations.
  • Assorted electric brakes, including the Electromechanical Brake Caliper, “AWP (Akebono W-Piston) Brake Caliper” with a built-in Electric Parking Brake, 4 Pot Brake Caliper with an incorporated Electric Parking Brake, and the Floating Type Disc Brake Caliper featuring an Integrated Electric Parking Brake for medium-sized trucks.
  • The latest 10 Pot Disc Brake Caliper crafted for high-performance vehicles.

This exhibition provides a unique opportunity for automotive enthusiasts and industry professionals to experience firsthand the advancements Akebono is championing in the realm of braking technology.


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