Akebono Brake Corp. Archives - Import Car
Akebono Expands EURO Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Kits

Company increases coverage by over 640,000 vehicles.

Akebono Debuts ProACT, Euro Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Kits

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

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 Euro Wins Best Problem-Solver For Import Vehicles

The company was recognized during the Import Vehicle Community Product and Marketing Awards held last week at AAPEX.

Akebono Releases 4 ProACT Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Kits

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

Tech Tip: Brake Pad Efficiency with Burnishing

Old rotors should be replaced or resurfaced, and the hub-mounting surface should be cleaned thoroughly.

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.

Akebono Adds 4 New Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad Kits To ProACT, Euro Lines

The new part numbers increase Akebono’s coverage by 1.2 million vehicles.

Akebono Releases ProACT And Euro Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pads; 8 Parts Increase Coverage By Almost 4M Vehicles

Premium stainless hardware is included in the five parts that require it and four of the EURO kits include an electronic wear sensor.