Akebono Corporation North America will introduce an new line of ceramic disc brake pads for fleet and commercial applications at the 2004 AAPEX Show here, Nov. 2-5. The Akebono Severe Duty disc brake pads provides fleet customers a rotor-friendly, ceramic-based brake pad with improved stopping power and extended service intervals. Akebono Severe Duty disc brake pads are specifically designed the extreme operating environment found in fleet applications and according to company officials, not only lower fleet operating cost per mile, but improve vehicle safety and control.

Originally posted on Fleet Financials