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.

Swiss Touring Club says Blubrake ABS improves e-bike safety

Test Shows ABS Improves e-Bike Safety

Source: Blubrake announcement MILAN, Italy — After a series of tests involving riders with different levels of experience, Swiss Touring Club concluded that an ABS (anti-lock brakes) noticeably improves rider safety and stability on e-bikes and e-cargo bikes. Most electric…

J.Juan shifted manufacturing to its St. Cugat facility

J.Juan Shifts Manufacturing Location

Source: J. Juan announcement BARCELONA — J.Juan has relocated most of its production of high-quality stainless-steel brake hoses from its headquarters to its facility in St. Cugat (Barcelona). “We did so in just a week without disrupting supply to any…

Galfer Brakes will be the sponsor of the 2023 IXS Downhill Cup

Galfer to Sponsor IXS Downhill Cup

Source: Galfer Brakes announcement BARCELONA — Braking later means holding your speed longer. Seeking to turn this principle of racing into reality, Galfer with its innovative products is the perfect sponsor for the new season of the iXS Downhill Cup.…

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…