The following are a few views of the current state of the braking industry, encompassing commercial deployment, actuation systems and the ongoing switch from drum to disc models.
Automated brakes are a hot topic among researchers, automakers and consumers.
The latest brake market data indicates that disc brakes are rising in prominence compared to drum-based models.
From cars to motorcycles and Germany to the U.S., brake recalls are a worldwide constant.
Braking for heavy and medium-duty trucks is advancing in several interesting directions at once.
The march of progress is continual in the automatic emergency braking sector. Automakers’ progress is running ahead of earlier promises.
What kinds of braking priorities are on the minds of commercial fleet owners today?
The mainstreaming of automatic emergency braking is an ongoing process, affecting commercial and consumer markets, and encompassing vehicles of all types.
In a further update to the standardization of automatic braking, these features could potentially become part of the the 5-star crash safety rating.
The world of braking is going through major changes as automation ramps up and new standards emerge.