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Brembo unveils MotoE brake solution

Brembo unveils MotoE brake solution

12th November 2018 | 0 Comments

The inaugural season of the FIM Enel MotoE World Cup – MotoE for short – next year will support the MotoGP championship at five European circuits. Each ten-lap race will be contested by 18 Electric-powered ‘Energica Ego Corsa’ motorcycles, with two of the 110kW (147hp) bikes fielded by each MotoGP team and four by Moto2 and Moto3 teams.

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Brembo opens new carbon factory in Curno

Brembo opens new carbon factory in Curno

14th February 2018 | 0 Comments

On 13 February the chairman of Brembo SpA Alberto Bombassei placed the first stone of a new building that will host Brembo’s Carbon Factory, the flagship of the company for the processing of carbon fibre materials for competition use.

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Brembo reports 12% EBIT growth

27th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Leading Italian brake maker Brembo reports that its revenues increased 10.1 per cent to 1,262.4 million euros in the first half of 2017. During the same period pre-tax profits (EBITDA) grew 12.8 per cent to 255.5 million euros. EBITDA margin was over 20 per cent.

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Brembo president to enter Automotive Hall of Fame

Brembo president to enter Automotive Hall of Fame

30th March 2017 | 0 Comments

Alberto Bombassei, president of well-known brake manufacturer Brembo, has been nominated for induction into the Automotive Hall of Fame. The prestigious honour will be bestowed in a ceremony to be held this July in Detroit. Bombassei is only the ninth Italian to be inducted.

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Brembo launches online motorsport game for Euro Car Parts customers

Brembo launches online motorsport game for Euro Car Parts customers

24th March 2017 | 0 Comments

Formula Brembo has launched an online game challenging mechanics and technicians to show their knowledge of Formula One. Run in the UK for Euro Car Parts’ customers, the game allows technicians to guess the starting grid, the top three podium places and the driver with the fastest lap for every race in the championship, with prizes available for the winners. The brake manufacturer has appointed Prova to manage all the related activities and to promote the new game throughout the 2017 championship season.

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Brembo inaugurates Mexico brake plant and iron foundry

Brembo inaugurates Mexico brake plant and iron foundry

26th October 2016 | 0 Comments

Brembo announced that it inaugurated its new brake plant in Escobedo, Mexico on 20 October. Completed in record time, with an investment of $36 million, the new plant will focus on the production of aluminium calipers and is intended to strengthen Brembo’s presence in North America. At the same time the company announced a plan to invest an additional $93 million to build a new foundry for cast iron discs.

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Brembo reports 1H sales of 1.1468 billion, EBIT up 42%

28th July 2016 | 0 Comments

Leading Italian brake manufacturer, Brembo has reported revenues of 1,146.8 million euros, up 10 per cent compared with the first half of 2015 (+12.2 per cent on a like-for-like exchange rate basis). During the same period, pre-tax profits (EBIT) grew +42.9 per cent to 173.3 million euros.

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Brembo celebrates 100 millionth brake disc

Brembo celebrates 100 millionth brake disc

16th May 2016 | 0 Comments

Brembo’s board of directors, which is chaired by Alberto Bombassei, met at the firm’s Polish factory in Dabrowa Gornicza on Tuesday 10 May to celebrate the production of the firm’s one-hundred-millionth disc. At the same time Brembo’s board approved the group's quarterly results from 31 March 2016. Brembo Group’s net consolidated revenues amounted to 563.6 million euros in the first quarter of 2016, up 9.6 per cent compared to the first quarter of 2015. On a like-for-like exchange rate basis, revenues increased by 10.5 per cent.

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Brembo EBIT up 40.8 per cent to 251.3 million euros

4th March 2016 | 0 Comments

Brake maker Brembo reports that its 2015 revenues grew 15 per cent to 2,073.2 million euros. Pre-tax profits were even stronger, with EBITDA at 359.9 million euros (+28.6 per cent) and the EBIT measurement up 40.8 per cent to 251.3 million euros. During the same period net profit grew 42.5 per cent to 184.0 million euros. Net investments totalled 154.1 million euros. And net debt amounted to 160.7 million euros.

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ECP to stock Brembo brake pads and discs

ECP to stock Brembo brake pads and discs

9th December 2015 | 0 Comments

Euro Car Parts is distributing the Brembo range of brake pads and discs, and as of 1 January it will stock a comprehensive line-up. Company chief executive officer Martin Gray says that every Euro Car Parts branch will offer “full vehicle parc coverage” for the Brembo range from next month.

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Large but light – Brembo releases high-end brake caliper line

Large but light – Brembo releases high-end brake caliper line

21st September 2015 | 0 Comments

Braking systems designer and manufacturer Brembo has presented a new family of aluminium calipers for high-end cars at the IAA show in Frankfurt. The new fixed caliper range, available in 17-inch (5.9 kilogrammes), 18-inch (7.7 kilogrammes) and 19-inch (8 kilogrammes) versions, is particularly aimed cars with a high braking disc surface. Such discs usually require generously-sized, but heavy calipers – however Brembo says its new caliper, which only recently went into production, combines a size optimised for discs with high braking surfaces with remarkable lightness.

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Brembo to invest €32 million in Mexico caliper plant

2nd December 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading Italian brake brand, Brembo, has announced plans to invest 32 million euros in an aluminium brake caliper manufacturing facility in Escobedo, Nuevo Leon, just outside of Monterrey, Mexico. According to the company, the plant will include a new aluminium foundry and machining facility capable of producing two million calipers per year destined for the company's customers in the NAFTA region. The foundry will have a melting capacity of 14,000 tons. The facility will cover 31,500 square metres and when fully operational is expected to generate an annual turnover of 100 million euros. The plant is expected to commence initial production in 2016 and be fully operational by the end of 2018.

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Brembo opens expanded North American factory

Brembo opens expanded North American factory

22nd May 2014 | 0 Comments

Brembo celebrated the grand opening of its expanded North American manufacturing operations in Homer, Michigan on 22 May 2014. According to the company, the occasion marks Brembo’s commitment to North America. The investment, which will total more than $115 million dollars (83 million euros) through to the end of 2015, expands the facility that houses production of brake, disc, caliper and corner module manufacturing.

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Brembo reports huge double-digit rises in 1Q sales, margin and EBITDA

20th May 2014 | 0 Comments

Brake manufacturer Brembo has reported very strong increases in first quarter revenues - up 20.2 per cent to 446.9 million euros; operating margins - EBITDA at 69.1 million euros (+46.1 per cent); and pre-tax profits - EBIT of 45.9 million euros, +75.6 per cent.

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Conti ‘top’ brand in German magazine surveys

Conti ‘top’ brand in German magazine surveys

12th March 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s been a double victory for the home team as Continental receives first place in two German magazine polls. The tyre maker says, as you may expect, that it is very pleased with the results of the AutoBild and Auto Zeitung reader surveys.

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