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Potential Brake Issue Prompts Ferrari Recall
Potential Brake Issue Prompts Ferrari Recall

6 Aug 2022, 08:17 UTC / The Italian sports car automaker will recall 23,555 vehicles with potential brake failure issues involving a faulty reservoir cap

 
If You Didn't Know ABS for E-Bikes Exists, Take a Look at What Bosch Has To Offer Cyclists
If You Didn't Know ABS for E-Bikes Exists, Take a Look at What Bosch Has To Offer Cyclists

20 Mar 2022, 23:52 UTC / Bosch has been working on an ABS for e-bike for a few years. It works as the system on cars but rather than "pumping" the brakes, it controls pressure

 
Ferrari Brake Failure Prompts Class Action Lawsuit
Ferrari Brake Failure Prompts Class Action Lawsuit

13 Jan 2022, 16:20 UTC / If you own a 458 or 488, for the love of all things holy, get your car's brakes fixed because these vehicles may experience complete brake failure

 
Porsche 911 Aces Brake Test, Suzuki Jimny Gets the Worst Result
Porsche 911 Aces Brake Test, Suzuki Jimny Gets the Worst Result

14 Dec 2021, 12:28 UTC / The Germans at ADAC have presented the results of evaluating the brake performance of 396 vehicles over the past five years. Porsche's 911 had the best result

 
Tuning Your Suspension Is the Perfect Holiday Adventure
Tuning Your Suspension Is the Perfect Holiday Adventure

18 Nov 2021, 17:18 UTC / Suspension upgrades not only increase your safety, they look better and last longer than factory parts. Fearing corners is a thing of the past.

 
1.7 Million Counterfeit Car Parts Seized in 550 Raids Called for by Daimler
1.7 Million Counterfeit Car Parts Seized in 550 Raids Called for by Daimler

30 Jul 2021, 11:24 UTC / Daimler says its Intellectual Property Enforcement unit helped law enforcement agencies conduct 550 raids in 2020, seizing 1.7 million fake car parts

 
Alfa Romeo Recalls Certain Giulia, Stelvio Vehicles Over ABS Manufacturing Error
Alfa Romeo Recalls Certain Giulia, Stelvio Vehicles Over ABS Manufacturing Error

17 May 2021, 16:58 UTC / Alfa Romeo may be making one of the best-handling sedans and crossovers available today, but both models are hampered down by quality issues

 
U.S. Navy C-130s Get New Wheels, Carbon Brakes to Last for 2,000 Landings
U.S. Navy C-130s Get New Wheels, Carbon Brakes to Last for 2,000 Landings

15 May 2021, 09:14 UTC / Collins Aerospace to supply the U.S. Navy C-130 with new wheels and brakes that will last them for eight times longer than now

 
2021 Chevy Camaro SS and ZL1 No Longer Available in California and Washington
2021 Chevy Camaro SS and ZL1 No Longer Available in California and Washington

8 Dec 2020, 15:15 UTC / California and Washington will miss out on two versions of the Camaro for a year over brake pad legislation that bans more than 5 percent copper content

 
What to Look for When Buying a Performance Braking System
What to Look for When Buying a Performance Braking System

14 Nov 2020, 14:45 UTC / Brakes are important and if you want to increase the performance of your braking system there are many factors that you should consider.

 
How to Stop a Bullet: The Brembo Braking System on the 2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo
How to Stop a Bullet: The Brembo Braking System on the 2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo

11 Oct 2020, 13:50 UTC / The system Brembo built alongside Nismo lives up to both brands’ standards bringing an elevated level of innovation to a legendary car.

 
Understanding Conventional Friction Brakes and the Regenerative Braking System
Understanding Conventional Friction Brakes and the Regenerative Braking System

4 Oct 2020, 17:40 UTC / In a world where conventional brakes are being replaced by regenerative braking system we take a look at the differences between the tho

 
C8 Corvette Deliveries Stop Over Brake Sensor Contamination Problem
C8 Corvette Deliveries Stop Over Brake Sensor Contamination Problem

28 Sep 2020, 13:35 UTC / Brake-by-wire brakes may be more efficient when they work, but when they don't, the driver has to apply more pedal force to slow and stop the vehicle

 
Watch How Hennessey Tests the Brembo Brakes of the Goliath 800 Chevy Silverado
Watch How Hennessey Tests the Brembo Brakes of the Goliath 800 Chevy Silverado

16 Jul 2020, 16:36 UTC / The Hennessey Goliath 800 is available with six-piston Brembo brakes, and as you can tell from this testing session, they're worth the money

 
Ford GT MK II Features Brembo DYATOM Carbon-Ceramic Brake Discs
Ford GT MK II Features Brembo DYATOM Carbon-Ceramic Brake Discs

17 Mar 2020, 17:01 UTC / Extreme track toys require extreme braking power, hence Ford's collaboration with Brembo for the motorsport-inspired DYATOM carbon-ceramic brake rotors

 
Out of Control Crane Causes Huge Crash in Kiev, Ukraine
Out of Control Crane Causes Huge Crash in Kiev, Ukraine

25 Oct 2018, 11:05 UTC / Driver of the KAMAZ crane told the cops the brakes failed to function so he smashed into cars waiting in traffic, causing a pile-up

 
Tesla Model 3 Brake Pads Destroyed After Nine Miles Of Laguna Seca
Tesla Model 3 Brake Pads Destroyed After Nine Miles Of Laguna Seca

15 Mar 2018, 12:27 UTC / Would you believe it takes nine miles of heavy track action for the Model 3 to eat through its brake pads and damage its front rotors?

 
Porsche Explains Brake Squeal, Talks Added Brake Pad Weights
Porsche Explains Brake Squeal, Talks Added Brake Pad Weights

27 Jan 2018, 11:03 UTC / Porsche Explains Brake SquealPorsche Explains Brake SquealPorsche Explains Brake SquealPorsche Explains Brake SquealPorsche Explains Brake Squeal

 
Brake Pads: Organic, Ceramic, And Semi-Metallic - What Are The Differences
Brake Pads: Organic, Ceramic, And Semi-Metallic - What Are The Differences

2 Nov 2016, 17:52 UTC / Brake pads are an essential component of your car that can be easily overlooked. Many people do not think twice about them, but here's what we know

 
Brake Bias - What Is It, And What Does It Do To Your Vehicle
Brake Bias - What Is It, And What Does It Do To Your Vehicle

10 Oct 2016, 17:23 UTC / Those of you that have played racing sims have seen a setting called "brake bias." Modern racing cars allow drivers to adjust it, but what does brake bias mean?