Leverkusen, 28th April 2017. Record broken. In only 3 days, 4 hours and 54 minutes experienced long-distance driver Rainer Zietlow covered the distance of 7.995 kilometers from Dakar to Moscow in the new VW Amarok equipped with Textar brakes pads and set a new world record.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, 19 April 2017. The experienced long-distance driver Rainer Zietlow is planning to drive from Dakar to Moscow in just four days in a VW Amarok equipped with Textar brake pads, and to break the world record in the process.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, February 2017. Premium brakes brand, Textar, has enhanced its customers’ experience with the introduction of more than 900 new drawings in TMD Friction’s exclusive online catalogue system, Brakebook.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, February 2017. TMD Friction´s commercial vehicle (CV) brand, DON, has strengthened its visual presence with an overhaul of its packaging to reinforce its identity as a leading brake brand within the industry.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, December 2016. As a signal transmitter for brake pressure regulation the ABS sensor is an important part of the anti-lock braking system. With the help of a sensor ring the ABS sensor measures the wheel speed which is very important in terms of driving safety. Hence, in case of a defect fast fault diagnosis is advisable.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, November 2016. Brakebook – the online catalogue system developed exclusively for TMD Friction’s branded products, is now even more indispensable for independent workshops and automotive parts traders.
Luxembourg, Leverkusen, 11 November 2016. The ECE R90 guideline, which has been defining certain minimum requirements for brake pads for a number of years, has now also become binding for brake discs and drums.
Luxembourg, September 2016. Leading vehicle manufacturers worldwide rely on Textar brake pads. The premium brand by TMD Friction also offers this internationally proven OEM quality to the spare parts market.
Luxembourg/Dubai, September 2016. One of the world’s leading brake technology manufacturers, TMD Friction, opened a representative office in Dubai. Located in the Dubai Airport Freezone, the new office signals a strategic watershed: in the future, the entire aftermarket business for the Middle East and Africa will be controlled from here.
Luxembourg, July 2016. TMD Friction is expanding its portfolio of premium-brand brake discs to include a new line of high-carbon brake discs: Textar PRO+.