SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — DRiV, the future Aftermarket and Ride Performance Company from Tenneco, will feature its quality commercial vehicle products for the wheel end, braking, exhaust and engine repair markets this week during Heavy-Duty Aftermarket Week 2020 (HDAW) in Grapevine, Texas.
The company’s featured brands include Abex® friction products; FP Diesel® engine components; Monroe® shocks products; Walker® exhaust system components, and National® oil seals and bearings.
Abex Air Disc Brakes
New Abex 6326 RNLL (Long Life) Next Generation RSD Formulation linings offer 34 percent improved lining life and 46 percent improved drum wear compared to the current 6260 RN. This contributes to a balanced brake system when used on both tractors and trailers. [Lining life and drum wear test results for Abex 6326 RNLL conducted internally on Link-certified dynamometer. Wear/temperature test performed on a Meritor 16.5″ x 5″ Q Plus 6-cam drum brake at 12, 500 lbs. GAWR.]
Abex also offers premium high-performance brake-disc pads with OE-style hardware kits for the most popular Bendix and Meritor air-disc systems. Also featured is the new shoe stop box kit for Meritor systems, comprised of an all-in-one package of two new lines of shoes with Abex braking linings and a complete heavy-duty hardware kit.
To learn more about DRiV and its products for commercial vehicles and the heavy-duty aftermarket, please visit the company’s exhibit (#909) at this week’s HDAW 2020 at The Gaylord Texan Resort and Conference Center in Grapevine, Texas, or visit www.drivheavydutyparts.com.
About DRiVTM – the future Aftermarket and Ride Performance Company
Following Tenneco Inc.’s (NYSE: TEN) expected separation to form two independent companies, an Aftermarket and Ride Performance company (DRiVTM) as well as a new Powertrain Technology company, DRiV will be one of the largest global multi-line, multi-brand aftermarket companies, and one of the largest global OE ride performance and braking companies. DRiV’s principal product brands will feature Monroe®, Öhlins®, Walker®, Clevite® Elastomers, MOOG®, Fel-Pro®, Wagner®, Ferodo®, Champion® and others. DRiV would have 2018 pro-forma revenues of $6.4 billion, with 54% of those revenues from aftermarket and 46% from original equipment customers.