Source: TMD Friction announcement

LEVERKUSEN, Germany – Leading aftermarket braking brand Mintex, a TMD Friction company, has launched five new brake pads, six brake discs and two brake shoe kits kickstarting its range extension plans for 2021.

The new brake pads cover more than 20 vehicle applications including: Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio, Hyundai Santa FE, Land Rover Discovery and Sport and, Mercedes-Benz A-Class, B-Class, CLA and GLA.

Mintex, brake pads are developed and engineered to meet a significant demand for highly effective braking solutions, combining performance and extended service life.

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New brake discs have also been made available for more than 60 vehicle applications including: Mercedes-Benz A-Class, B-Class and GLA, Nissan Juke and Qashqai, Volvo XC40, and VW Transporter. 

As a brand renowned for producing technically advanced braking products to meet the demands of modern complex braking systems, Mintex brake pads and discs are engineered to provide friction stability, comfort and consistently high performance over a wide temperature range and stopping distances.

Finally, brake shoe kits have been added for Renault, Citroen and Peugeot applications.

All new references have been added to TecDoc and MAM cataloguing systems and are also accessible via the online catalogue 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.

In addition, Mintex Brakebook allows registered users to create pdf catalogues tailored to their individual requirements – either for the entire product range, a selection of products, parts from particular manufacturers 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, Nisshinbo, Mintex, Don, Pagid and Cobreq. 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 U.S., Brazil, Mexico, China and Japan and employs approximately 5,000 people worldwide.