Wednesday, January 27

Textar: Shim Technologies for a Quieter Ride

Textar’s Technical Manager, Scott Irwin, discusses the types of noises made by the brake system – and why – as well as the shim technologies that dampen brake noise, including the manufacturer’s latest innovation, Textar Q+.

Automotive innovation has advanced to a point where cars are much quieter, showing little vibration and no brake squeal. Although there is a debate surrounding electric cars of the future being too quiet, there are technologies being developed to ensure the braking systems of today’s vehicles can keep up with ‘low noise’ expectations.

Read more –

About Author

The Brake Report

The BRAKE Report is an online media platform dedicated to the automotive and commercial vehicle brake segments. Our mission is to provide the global brake community with the latest news & headlines from around the industry.