The Brake Report

The Brake Report

The BRAKE Report is an online media platform dedicated to the automotive and commercial vehicle brake segments. Our mission is to provide the global brake community with the latest news & headlines from around the industry.

Keronite to Open U.S. Tech Center

Keronite has posted an essay on particulate emissions from brakes

Source: Keronite Inc. announcement Greenwood, Ind. – Keronite has announced plans to open a new North American surface technology center in 2021. Keronite is opening the new facility to further boost the company’s capability for customer research and development projects.…

Disc Brake Pad Friction Codes Explained

TRW aftermarket commercial-vehicle brake pads

Source: Hot Rod Magazine posted the following article by Marlan Davis for its consumer audience explaining disc brake friction codes. LOS ANGELES – All street-legal disc brake pads sold in the U.S. feature DOT-mandated friction codes and other data marked…