Friday, August 17

India: Bike-Makers Gearing Up for New Brake Systems

After last year’s shift in emission norms — from BS-III to BS-IV — the two-wheeler industry is now gearing up for new safety norms: the ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) and the CBS (Combined Brake System) for new models from April 1, 2018 and for existing models from April 1, 2019.

The proposed norms mandate CBS in two-wheelers below 125cc and ABS in vehicles above 125cc.

Read more – http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/bike-makers-gearing-upep-noget-ready-nofor-nothe-nonew-brake-systems/article22723365.ece

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