TITLE

SKF/Brembo join race for brake-by-wire

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, Chris
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;6/19/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5880, p32D
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the partnership between SKF AB and Brembo SpA in the development of a brake-by-wire system technology for automobiles in Europe. Uses of the brake-by-wire system; Functionality of the system in the simplification of vehicle designs; Production of Mercedes-Benz E-class sedan equipped with brake-by-wire system by year 2002.
ACCESSION #
3305114

 

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