TITLE

Class 8 trucks will get full contact brakes

AUTHOR(S)
Chappell, Lindsay
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/12/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5920, p24T
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the contract awarded to NewTech Group International for the supply of full contact technology to a Renault-Mack truck project developed in France. Installation of the brakes on Renault trucks; Attributes of the full contact disk brakes; Acquisition of business licensing fee; Focus of the company on research and development.
ACCESSION #
4252051

 

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