Mintex Expands Disc Range

HARTLEPOOL, U.K. — Braking specialist TMD Friction UK has introduced six new brake disc references to its renowned Mintex braking brand product line.

TMD Friction UK’s ongoing commitment to research and development has delivered new Mintex brake disc parts, including MDC2334C for Range Rover (L405) and Range Rover Sport (L320 and L494).

New brake discs are also available for Tesla Model 3 (2017-) with part MDC3166C, and Ford Tourneo and Transit Connect MPVs and vans (2013-) with the introduction of new part MDC2995C.

Technicians can now fit renowned Mintex quality brake discs to MG GS and HS cars with new reference MDC3165C, plus Lexus UX SUVs and Toyota RAV 4 vans and cars (2018-) with new part MDC3167C.

Further product introductions include MDC3094C, which supersedes MDC2962C.

All Mintex brake pads and discs are designed to meet the exacting demands of complex modern braking systems. Each product is engineered to provide friction stability, comfort and consistently high performance over a wide temperature range and stopping distances.

The new references are accessible via the brand’s online catalog Brakebook, by entering the Mintex part number. The expert search function also allows searching by product criteria such as width, height, thickness, drum diameter and many other criteria, making the identification of brake parts as easy as possible.

Mintex Brakebook allows users to create catalogs tailored to their individual requirements, whether for the entire product range, a selection of products or even for special models.

About TMD Friction

TMD Friction, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nisshinbo Holdings Inc., is a leading global manufacturer of brake linings for the automotive and brake industries. In addition to disc brake pads and drum brake linings for cars and commercial vehicles, the company’s product portfolio also includes brake pads for motor racing and industry-specific friction materials. TMD Friction supplies the worldwide spare parts market with the brands Textar, Mintex, Don, Pagid, Cobreq, Nisshinbo and Bendix. TMD Friction also develops and produces brake friction products for industry under the brand name Cosid. The TMD Friction Group has four locations in Germany and others in Europe, the USA, Brazil, Mexico, China and Japan and employs 4,500 people worldwide.

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.