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Vehicles like this Chevrolet Silverado were part of the GM recall concerning electronic brakes

GM to Recall Vehicles for Possible Brake Issue

WASHINGTON – General Motors is recalling more than 550,000 vehicles to address brake software problems which might result in a crash if not repaired, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In addition, in a separate action, the country’s…

Anthony Roberts new GM of EFI

European Friction Industries Names Roberts GM

Source: EBC Brakes BRISTOL, U.K. – Anthony Roberts has been confirmed as the new General Manager at EBC Brakes’ Bristol-based specialist friction material manufacturing plant – European Friction Industries Ltd [EFI]. A newcomer to the EBC Brakes group, Roberts brings…

SMP Granted Summary Judgment

Source: Lexology.com Tacoma, Wash. – Suit was filed in Washington state court alleging that decedent, Rudie Klopman-Baerselman, developed mesothelioma from exposure to brakes manufactured by Standard Motor Products (SMP), which he used while performing maintenance on his vehicles from 1966…

GM brake vacuum pump lawsuit

GM Opens $65 Million Parts Processing Center

BURTON, Mich. — General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) yesterday opened a new ACDelco and GM Genuine Parts processing center in the Flint suburb of Burton, Mich. The state-of-the-art facility will employ more than 800 hourly and salaried employees. “This new facility in Burton…

GM Puts The Brakes On Robo Taxis

DETROIT, Mich.–General Motors has decided to delay its robotaxi service, the latest automaker to face roadblocks in bringing autonomous vehicles to market. Self-driving cars are facing bigger technical hurdles than many expected just a few years ago. Ford, too, has…

Veoneer and Qualcomm are collaborating on ADAS and AD solutions

GM Names Veoneer Supplier Of The Year

STOCKHOLM, May 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Veoneer, Inc. (VNE) (SSE:VNE SDB), the world’s largest pure-play company focused on Advanced Driving Assistance Systems, Collaborative and Automated Driving was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 27th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony…

BPI Names Stark GM

MCHENRY, Ill. – Craig Stark has joined Maval Industries LLC and Brake Parts Inc (BPI) as general manager, remanufactured products, it was announced today by David Overbeeke, president and CEO. “We are very pleased to welcome Craig to Maval and…

SAE, Ford, GM and Toyota form AV Consortium

DETROIT, MICH.–SAE International, along with automakers Ford, General Motors, and Toyota is forming the Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium to collaboratively test, develop, and deploy Level 4 and 5 automated vehicles. Edward Straub, AVSC’s executive director, said in a statement on April…

Icer Takes Silver Medal from IGMA

MADRID, Spain–The Innovation Gallery of Motortec Automechanika Spain awarded Icer with the “Silver Medal” in the category of Maintenance Components for introduction the Icer e² Brake Line. In recognizing Icer for the award, the IGMA noted the following innovations: 100…

Knott

Company Profile: Knott GmbH

Knott: The Bespoke Brake Company · Knott designs and manufactures a large range of custom wheel brakes for special vehicles. Knott´s second division, which is actually larger designs and manufactures equipment for mainly small road- going trailers · Knott has…

GMP Friction

GMP Friction Celebrates 90 Years

In 1929, General Metals Powder Company (GEMPCO) was born when our founder, John Fisher, patented a unique copper powder manufacturing process used for the production of sintered metallic friction materials. Now in 2019, GEMPCO dba GMP Friction Products celebrates 90…