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Category: Breaks, Suspensions & Chassis

WABCO Launches Rolling U.S. Tour to Showcase Products

WABCO Launches Rolling U.S. Tour to Showcase Products

| March 24, 2017

WABCO (NYSE: WBC), a leading supplier of technologies for commercial vehicles, is going on the road to showcase its products, beginning with the 2017 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS). The vehicle is called the Technology Showcase Trailer and it is designed to highlight the company’s innovations through hands-on, interactive displays and demonstrations of industry-leading safety and […]

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WABCO Opens 145,000 Sq. Foot Plant for Air Disc Brake Production in South Carolina

WABCO Opens 145,000 Sq. Foot Plant for Air Disc Brake Production in South Carolina

| March 23, 2017

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies for safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, has announced the opening of a state-of-the-art 145,000 square-foot plant in South Carolina dedicated to the production of its advanced Air Disc Brakes (ADB) for commercial vehicles in the United States. The Company’s move from an […]

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Bendix Brakes Relaunches Disc Brake Pads for Severe-Duty Applications

Bendix Brakes Relaunches Disc Brake Pads for Severe-Duty Applications

| December 19, 2016

MAT Holdings has announces the relaunch of the Bendix® Brakes brand Fleet MetLok® product line, a line of automotive disc brake pads and rotors designed specifically for use in severe-duty applications, as well as service and pursuit vehicles.  Here’s what seems to be new: The Fleet MetLok product line has been upgraded to provide better friction performance […]

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STEMCO Launches Lunar™ Air Disc Brake Pads for HD Commercial Vehicles

STEMCO Launches Lunar™ Air Disc Brake Pads for HD Commercial Vehicles

| November 18, 2016

STEMCO, an EnPro Industries company (NYSE: NPO) and leading manufacturer of heavy-duty components and solutions for commercial vehicles, has released the Lunar™ line of air disc brakes. The air disc brake product line includes two conventional air disc brake pads. Lunar™ is recognized as a high quality aftermarket air disc pad made to fit form and […]

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New Air Disc Pads for Trucks and Motor Coaches from Marathon

New Air Disc Pads for Trucks and Motor Coaches from Marathon

| October 19, 2016

Marathon Brake Systems has introduced DiscStar Highway Premium (DSHP) brake pads designed for air disc brake systems used in on-highway truck, tractor steer and drive axles and motor coach applications. DSHP is premium low-metallic friction material rated for 23,000 lbs. and formulated to provide a longer pad and rotor life than OE pads, while delivering […]

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Meritor Debuts Lightweight, Cost-Effective Wheel-End Solution

Meritor Debuts Lightweight, Cost-Effective Wheel-End Solution

| October 13, 2016

Meritor® (NYSE:MTOR) has announced an expansion of its wheel-end portfolio to include Opti-Lite™ brake drums that offer cost-conscious aftermarket consumers a new lightweight drum option. The Opti-Lite drum is designed for linehaul and weight-sensitive applications such as tanker/trailer and freight. “Developed on the same platform as our established STEELite™ X30 brake drums, the Opti-Lite drum […]

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