Category Motorcycle/ATV

The latest news and headlines from around the global brake industry. This page lists all of the articles in the Motorcycle and ATV category.

Mintex Trophy celebrates 40 years of crowning youth champs

Mintex Trophy Trial Celebrates 40 Years

Source: TMD Friction announcement HARTLEPOOL, U.K. — Braking friction specialist TMD Friction’s renowned brake brand Mintex, and Yorkshire-based Richmond Motor Club, are celebrating more than 40 years of racing excellence in the Mintex Trophy Trial, a demanding motorcycle trial event…

SBS Better Brakes launched: environmentally friendly, better performance

SBS Launches Enviro-Friendly Pads

Source: SBS Friction A/S announcement SVENDBORG, Denmark – SBS Friction A/S, the Danish manufacturer of brake pads for motorcycles, ATVs, SxS, and special applications, announced in 2021 a strategy that would make the company the first brake pad production center…

SBS Friction A/S won a sustainability award for its display at EICMA 2022

SBS Awarded for Sustainability at EICMA

Source: SBS Friction A/S announcement MILAN – SBS Friction A/S is working actively in integrating best-practices when it comes to corporate social responsibility. This also goes for participating in events. During the 2022- edition of EICMA, SBS has been awarded…

Brembo new UTV brake systems

Brembo Unveils UTV Brakes at SEMA

Source: Brembo announcement LAS VEGAS — Brembo, world leader and acknowledged innovator of brake technology, unveiled an all-new brake system for Utility Terrain Vehicles (UTV) and side-by-sides at the SEMA Show yesterday. The new Brembo UTV brake system is the…

Brembo says the Australian MotoGP does not tax brakes

Brembo: Next MotoGP Easy on the Brakes

Source: Brembo announcement PHILIP ISLAND, Australia — After a one-week break, MotoGP starts up again in Australia where it hadn’t been held since 2019 because the country had set strict restrictions to combat the pandemic. According to the Brembo technicians…

Galfer launched the G1310 brake pads

Galfer Launches New Brake Pads

Source: Galfter announcement BARCELONA — The combination of high-quality brake pads and discs is essential to guarantee the optimal functioning of any brake system. As a brake system specialist, Galfer is well aware of this. With 70 years’ experience, Galfer…

Kawasaki recalling certain motorcycles to replace incorrect front discs

Kawasaki Recalls Motorcycles with Wrong Discs

SANTA ANA, Calif. – Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. has agreed to recall certain model-year 2020-2022 Kawasaki motorcycles which might have been built with an incorrect brake disc on the front wheel. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)…

Malaysia contemplating mandating motorcycle ABS

Malaysia Contemplating Mandatory Motorcycle ABS

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia – The Malaysian government is contemplating mandatory anti-lock braking systems (ABS) for motorcycles above 1500cc sold in that country, according to numerous international media reports. Malaysian Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong said on Tuesday…

ByBre supplied upgraded, lighter brakes for the 2022 KTM RC bikes

ByBre Lighter Brakes for KTM Bikes

MURRIETA, Calif. — KTM has updated the braking system of the 2022 RC 125 and RC 390 sport motorcycles with new ByBre (By Brembo – a subsidiary of the Italian braking firm) components which are lighter for improved overall performance.…