Brembo and SGL Join Forces in Carbon Ceramic Brake Discs

22 June 2009

Brembo Carbon Ceramic Brake Systems SpA and SGL Brakes GmbH will combine their activities in a joint venture called Brembo SGL Carbon Ceramic Brakes.

The objective of the joint venture is to further develop carbon ceramic brake systems as well as to produce and market carbon ceramic brake discs, exclusively for the passenger car and commercial vehicle markets. The joint venture will also focus on the automated production of the next generation of carbon ceramic brake discs for the broader car market.

The joint venture will be headed by two General Managers, Antonio Braiato from Brembo and Bruno Toniolo from SGL Group, who both have extensive management experience within each respective parent company. The current customer base includes, among others, Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Daimler, Ferrari, General Motors, Lamborghini and Porsche.

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