Akebono Brakes Archives - Brake & Front End
Akebono Expands EURO Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Kits

Company increases coverage by over 640,000 vehicles.

Akebono Releases ProACT and Euro Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Kits

Kits for Buick, Chevrolet, Audi, BMW, and Land Rover Increases coverage by over 1.3 Million Vehicles.

Akebono Announces AAPEX Trivia Contest Winners

Akebono said the contest was designed to bring awareness to the company’s 40+ years of OEM, OES and aftermarket expertise.

AAPEX 2021: Akebono Commits To Quality (VIDEO)

Akebono promoted its wide range of brake friction materials & foundation brake assemblies at AAPEX21. Sponsored by Akebono.

Akebono Adds ProACT Ultra-Premium Coverage For Toyota

The new release increases coverage by 3 million vehicles.

Forbes Puts Akebono On ‘Best Employers’ List

The evaluation was based on direct and indirect recommendations from employees.

Akebono Releases 4 ProACT Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Kits

The new kits increase coverage by more than 2.5 million vehicles.

Akebono Tech Tip: Brake Pad Efficiency

This stop-and-go process, sometimes called “burnishing,” alters and usually increases the coefficient of friction between the rotor and pad to ensure stable braking power.

Winners Of Akebono’s ‘Guess The Number’ Contest At AAPEX Announced

The contest was developed to bring awareness to a recent product expansion, that Akebono now offers abutment clip hardware for all popular applications across all three brands; ProACT, EURO and Akebono Performance, totaling more than 400 part numbers.

Akebono EURO Wins Best Overall Import Product Line At AAPEX

This marks the fourth time the Akebono EURO line has been recognized as the best overall aftermarket part for import vehicles.

Akebono Brake Corporation Kicks Off ‘The Hardware You Need, With The Brakes You Trust’ Campaign

The product awareness campaign will continue through the end of the year, and is expected to conclude sometime in the first half of 2020 after the transition of parts has been completed.

Akebono, Worldpac Host Customers For Woodward Dream Cruise

In coordination with Worldpac, Akebono Brake Corp. hosted winners of its sales contest in Detroit, Michigan for its 25th annual Woodward Dream Cruise.