DFC Receives FMSI Honor Again

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — DFC (Dynamic Friction Company) has been honored by FMSI (Friction Materials and Standards Institute) for the seventh-consecutive year with the 2023 award for New Assignments and Applications.

“DFC is proud of its contribution to the brake industry and honored by the recognition,” said Jesus “Chuy” Villalobos, R&D Manager at DFC. “We look forward to serving the automotive industry by continuing to provide new vehicle friction applications. 

DFC continues to demonstrate unwavering commitment to providing the aftermarket with high quality brake components.

“This year’s FMSI award is an affirmation of the competitive advantage we offer our customers. We provide unrivaled quality and are consistently bringing first-to-market brake components to the automotive community.”

About DFC

DFC is a brake-components manufacturer and supplier headquartered in Southern California.  DFC offers a complete brake systems program for all passenger car, pickup, and medium-duty trucks.  The company is recognized for its devotion to bringing its customers the latest and greatest in brake product available without the exorbitant costs. It boasts a full complement of engineers and R&D staff.

About FMSI

Founded in 1948 as a trade organization, FMSI has a 70-year tradition of providing the automotive aftermarket industry with the most recognized standardization of original equipment part numbers, universally used by brake component manufacturers and suppliers.

FMSI works closely with manufacturers around the globe to bring the aftermarket the most reliable and current brake part number data for every sector of the distribution and installer network.

Mike Geylin
Mike Geylin

Mike Geylin is the Editor-in-Chief at Hagman Media. Geylin has been in automotive communications for five decades working in all aspects of the industry from OEM to supplier to motorsports as well as reporting for both newspapers and magazines on the industry.