AKEBONO ADDS 192 DISC BRAKE PAD KITS WITH HARDWARE TO PRO-ACT®, AKEBONO PERFORMANCE® AND EURO® OFFERING

Farmington Hills, MI – December 7, 2018 – Today Akebono announced it has created 192 new part numbers that include Premium Stainless Hardware;   93 Pro-ACT, 86 Akebono Performance and 13 EURO part numbers.

EIGHT NEW PART NUMBERS ANNOUNCED, EXPANDING PRO-ACT® AND EURO® LINES

Farmington Hills, Mich. – November 28, 2018 – Akebono added five Pro-ACT and three EURO part numbers in November, expanding vehicle coverage by over 3 million. These new parts fit various 2014-2019 vehicles from Audi, BMW, Buick, Chevrolet, GMC, Hyundai, Kia, Lexus, Mazda and Mini.

A complete listing of Akebono applications can be found in the web-catalog at akebonobrakes.com or showmetheparts.com/akebono.

Akebono Brake Corporation Promotes Borise Cota to Aftermarket National Sales Manager

Farmington Hills, Mich. — November 27, 2018 — Akebono Brake Corporation announces the promotion of Borise Cota to National Sales Manager for the company’s North American Aftermarket Operations. For the last 18 years Cota has led the Western Region as well as oversaw the Canadian market.

AKEBONO BRAKE CORPORATION WINS AWARD FOR ITS “PEOPLE OF AKEBONO” CAMPAIGN

Farmington Hills, Mich. - Oct. 31, 2018 -  The Akebono team, led by Dr. Wilm Uhlenbecker, President and CEO, accepted the award Tuesday at the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Product Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, NV.

AKEBONO LAUNCHES PARTS FOR MAZDA AND GM PERFORMANCE APPLICATIONS, EXPANDING COVERAGE BY ALMOST ONE MILLION VEHICLES

Farmington Hills, Mich. – September 27, 2018 – Akebono Product expansion adds coverage for the popular Mazda CX-5 CUV and GM Applications with factory performance brakes; Cadillac CT6, CTS & ELR, Chevrolet Camaro, Corvette & SS models.

A complete listing of Akebono applications can be found in the web-catalog at akebonobrakes.com or showmetheparts.com/akebono.

Akebono Introduces Six New Part Numbers, Expanding Aftermarket Coverage for 1.7 Million Vehicles

Farmington Hills, Mich. – August 28, 2018 – Akebono Brake Corporation has recently introduced six new part numbers to its Pro-ACT® and EURO® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pad lines, expanding vehicle coverage by 1.7 million vehicles. 

The part introductions add coverage to late model vehicles from five Ford and Lincoln models fitting almost 750,000 vehicles, as well as front brake pads for the Kia Sedona and Jeep Cherokee models adding another 700,000.

Akebono Introduces Eight New Part Numbers, Expanding Aftermarket Coverage for More Than 2 Million Vehicles

Farmington Hills, Mich. – May 23, 2018 – Akebono Brake Corporation has recently introduced eight new part numbers to its Pro-ACT®, Performance® and EURO® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pad lines, expanding vehicle coverage by 2.1 million vehicles.

Akebono Launches “Brake into the Action” Spring Promotion Offering Unlimited Rewards to Repair Service Technicians

Farmington Hills, Mich. — April 2, 2018 — From April 1 to June 30, Akebono Brakes is rewarding professional technicians with incentives each time they install Akebono Pro-ACT®, EURO®, and Performance® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pads. The Akebono “Brake into the Action” promotion offers technicians in the U.S., Canada and Latin America $2.50 USD for each documented kit of Akebono pads installed. Additionally, participants in the U.S. and Canada can enter to win one of ten top prizes, valued up to $10,000 each.

Akebono Releases 31 New Part Numbers, Expanding Aftermarket Coverage for Akebono Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pads

Farmington Hills, Mich. — March 08, 2018 — Akebono Brake Corporation released 31 new part numbers, expanding vehicle coverage of its Pro-ACT®, Performance® and award-winning EURO® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pad lines by almost nine million vehicles.

Akebono Brake Corporation Receives Third Import Product Award

Import Vehicle Community names Akebono EURO® Ultra-Premium brake pads “Best Overall Import Aftermarket Product or Product Line” for Third Year

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