Akebono Brake Pads: The Essence of BrakingĀ® Across a Full Range of Applications

Akebono Ultra-Premium brake pads are the first choice for automobile manufacturers around the world, which makes them ideal for your brake pad replacement needs as well. Whether you drive a domestic, Asian or European vehicle, there is an Akebono brake pad that can restore the same optimal stopping power you enjoyed when your vehicle was new.

Choose Akebono’s ceramic friction technology to restore or upgrade your brake system performance to the peak levels. You get safe, quiet, clean, dependable braking that you can rely on—the Essence of Braking®, built into every Akebono Ultra-Premium ceramic brake pad for every application.

For domestic and Asian vehicles, Pro-ACT® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pads are the best replacement for restoring OE ceramic pad performance. Pro-ACT Ceramic Disc Pads are also ideal for upgrading from conventional semi-metallic pads.

European vehicles can also experience low-dust, low-noise and rotor friendly formulations, while maintaining braking performance in a ceramic formulation, with Akebono EURO® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pads, friction formulations engineered specifically for the needs of European vehicles.

The ultimate performance disc brake pad; for spirited street driving, light trucks, SUVs, commercial fleets or municipality vehicles of all shapes and sizes, count on the Akebono Performance® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Brake Pads to safely and smoothly stop your vehicles, increased braking performance and longer-life means more time on the road and less down-time.

Trust the brake experts who pioneered ceramic braking technology and manufacture its aftermarket products in the USA. Browse the links above to learn more about each component in the Akebono brake pad line, or click here to find an Akebono disc brake pad dealer near you. 

Akebono’s Ultra-Premium brand products are environmentally friendly and adhere to the low copper requirements under California and Washington restrictions.

Proudly Made in the USA

Akebono Brakes are trusted by manufacturers globally, delivering superior braking power, quiet performance, and longer rotor and pad life. As a pioneer of ceramic friction technology, Akebono is proud to manufacture 100 percent of its aftermarket brakes in the USA. Enjoy a smoother ride and clean wheels with Akebono Brakes.