Akebono is a global leader in braking solutions and a technology leader in North America, providing services for foreign and domestic nameplates. In total, our products are factory-installed on hundreds of makes and models. It is our innate understanding of manufacturing, design and vehicle braking requirements that enables us to provide the best braking solutions to our customers in North America.

Leveraging our braking expertise, we definitively solve noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) issues. Akebono develops, tests and manufactures a range of advanced automotive brake components and friction materials that meet the needs of our OEM customers and vehicle owners throughout North America.

A global commitment to quality brake products

Our commitment to the North American automotive industry is best illustrated by our world-class R&D facility, combined with a relentless focus on quality and unmatched manufacturing capabilities. Together, these enable us to provide products that meet the diverse performance requirements of today’s vehicles. Product quality and customer satisfaction drive everything we do.

Akebono brake products: trusted by original equipment manufacturers worldwide

Akebono’s OEM customers include Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Honda, Isuzu, Mazda, Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan, Stellantis, Subaru, Toyota and Volvo. Akebono is proud to provide innovative braking solutions for these manufacturers, and we back our products with unparalleled service and support.

Friction materials

Akebono’s advanced friction formulations are used to manufacture some of the best brake disc pads and linings in the world.

Brake products

Akebono’s range of brake pad products includes front calipers, rear calipers with or without integral parking brakes, and drum brakes for both service and parking applications.

Engineering and technical support

Akebono’s success lies in our ability to deliver quality brake components that exceed our customers’ expectations.

To learn about the products and services Akebono provides at a global level, visit our parent company at Akebono Brake Industry.