This innovation reduces braking noise inside the vehicle; which in electric vehicles can be heard more clearly due to the lack of engine noise. These are supplied as standard together with noise suppressing accessories. In addition to improved noise quality, the combination of the bespoke brake pad material and blue shims emits up to 45 percent less particulate emissions during the braking process.
ZF is a global leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology. The company has a global workforce of 146,000 with approximately 230 locations in some 40 countries. In 2017, ZF achieved sales of €36.4 billion and as such, is one of the largest automotive suppliers worldwide.