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.

Juratek Expands Braking Solutions

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Braking brand, Juratek, has launched 11 new to range references, including two new brake pads, four new brake discs, two new brake calipers and three new brake hoses in its latest range expansion to enhance its offering of aftermarket braking…

Wilwood Unveils Big Brake Kits for Porsche

Wilwood Unveils Big Brake Kits for Porsche

Wilwood Disc Brakes has introduced advanced big brake upgrade kits for 1999-2012 Porsche 911 models, specifically targeting the 996 and 997 generations. These kits are designed to meet modern performance standards with oversized rotors and motorsports-proven forged aluminum calipers, offering…

2024 Mustangs Recalled Over Clutch Line

2024 Mustangs Recalled Over Clutch Line

Ford Motor Company is recalling select 2024 Mustang vehicles due to improperly secured clutch pressure lines. This defect may lead to brake fluid leaks and potential underhood fires, significantly increasing crash risks. Key Highlights: Remedy Ford dealers will inspect and,…

BMC Summer Meeting Highlights

BMC Summer Meeting Highlights

The Brake Manufacturers Council (BMC) recently hosted a successful Summer Meeting in Naples, FL, as part of MEMA’s Aftermarket event. The event featured in-depth discussions on regulatory proceedings, advancements in EV and HEV braking systems, global supply chain challenges, and…

Motorcar Parts Strengthens Brake Team

Motorcar Parts Strengthens Brake Team

Motorcar Parts of America (Nasdaq: MPAA) continues to see success with its brake-related product lines, bolstered by the appointment of industry veteran Dan Lelchuk as director of business development for brake products. Key Highlights: “Dan Lelchuk’s background complements the company’s…

U.S. Auto Aftermarket Sees Major Growth

U.S. Auto Aftermarket Sees Major Growth

The U.S. automotive aftermarket industry experienced significant growth in 2023, with an 8.6% increase in total sales, reaching $391 billion. An updated report from MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers, the Auto Care Association, and S&P Global offers a comprehensive outlook for the…

ICER Champions Eco-Friendly Braking Solutions

ICER Champions Eco-Friendly Braking Solutions

In celebration of World Environment Day, ICER underscores its unwavering dedication to sustainable and eco-friendly braking solutions. Here we highlight the company’s eco-conscious products, waste reduction achievements, and renewable energy initiatives. Key Highlights: Sustainable Braking Solutions ICER offers ecological products…

Brakes India and ADVICS to Form Joint Venture

Brakes India and ADVICS to Form Joint Venture

Brakes India and ADVICS are joining forces to develop advanced braking systems for the Indian light vehicle market. The collaboration leverages their long-standing relationship and aims to enhance the braking technology offerings in India. Key Highlights The joint venture will…

DuraBrake Secures Investment for Growth

DuraBrake Secures Investment for Growth

DuraBrake, a leading provider of brake and wheel-end components for heavy-duty commercial vehicles, announced a significant investment from Tiger Lily Holdings. The Shroff family will retain meaningful equity and continue to lead DuraBrake’s senior team. This partnership aims to accelerate…

Frasle to showcase EV brake range

Frasle to showcase EV brake range

Frasle Mobility to showcase its latest innovations for electric and hybrid vehicles at Autopartes, one of Latin America’s premier aftermarket fairs. The company’s exhibit, located at booth 137 in the white pavilion at Plaza Mayor Medellín, featured cutting-edge products such…