Farmington Hills, Mich. – March 28, 2024 – Today Akebono Brake Corporation announces the release of a new product line: Akebono Severe Duty Ultra-Premium Fleet Brake Pads.

This recent release of 6 NEW Severe Duty part numbers: SDF1680, SDF1691, SDF1774A, SDF1775, SDF2229 and SDF2231 adds coverage for Ford; F250 Super Duty 23-13, F350 Super Duty 23-13, Transit-150 21-15, Transit-250 21-15, Transit-350 21-15, Transit-350HD 21-15 and Police Interceptor Utility 23-20.
Akebono also releases ProACT: ACT2216 adding coverage for Ford; Bronco 23-21 and Ranger 23-19 and Akebono EURO: EUR2209 adding coverage for Mercedes Benz; A220 21-19, CLA250 21-20, CLA35 AMG 23, GLA250 23-21, GLB250 23-20 and GLE350 23-20.

Our fleet-focused Severe Duty Ultra-Premium brake pads are engineered to redefine performance standards in the demanding realm of severe duty-applications. With meticulous precision in design, these brake pads are engineered to endure challenging conditions, delivering exceptional stopping power when it matters most. Whether its police and emergency vehicles, tow trucks, delivery fleets or construction vehicles, our brake pads are the reliable choice for those who demand uncompromising performance.

Akebono Severe Duty Brake Pads will keep your fleet operating at peak efficiency to minimize downtime because we know the most important thing is to KEEP YOUR FLEET ON THE STREET!

“We are thrilled to announce the release of our latest product line: Akebono Severe Duty Ultra-Premium Fleet Brake Pads. After months of meticulous development and rigorous testing, we are proud to deliver a solution that exceeds industry standards in both performance and durability. This innovative line of brake pads is set to revolutionize the fleet management sector, providing longer rotor life, lower repair and maintenance cost of fleet vehicles, unmatched reliability and safety for vehicles of all sizes. We are confident this new release will solidify our position as the leader in the automotive industry” stated Tommy Rivera, Director of Aftermarket at Akebono Brake Corporation.

A complete listing of Akebono applications for these parts and the rest of our product offering in our web-catalog at akebonobrakes.com or directly via; https://akebonobrakes.mypartfinder.com/

Kirby Pruitt
Akebono Brake Corporation
About Akebono Brake Corporation

Akebono Brake Corporation, North America’s leading supplier of advanced braking systems and pioneer of ceramic friction technology. A leader in ceramic friction material development and production, with a focus on noise, vibration and harshness (NVH), analysis and control. Akebono sells Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pads, Made in the USA for the Automotive Aftermarket under the brands ProACT, EURO and Akebono Severe Duty.
For more information, visit www.akebonobrakes.com

About Akebono Brake Industry Co, Ltd.
Akebono Brake Industry Co., Ltd. (TSE: 7238), founded in 1929, is a world leader in advanced brake and friction material development and production. The Akebono Group operates R&D centers and manufacturing facilities worldwide, including in Japan, the United States, Europe and Asia.
For more information, visit www.akebono-brake.com/english/index.html.