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Kia launches fast grand tourer flagship with V6

15 November 2017

Although only about 80 of the brand's 180 UK dealers have signed up to sell it so far, Kia's new Stinger, in those showrooms from January, is certainly going to change its image a bit. Suddenly, the maker of staid but worthy family and fleet cars, like Rio, Picanto, Soul and Sportage, pitches a flagship five door, grand tourer with a turbocharged, 365bhp, 3.3-litre petrol V6, capable of 0-60mph acceleration in a claimed 4.7 seconds and a top speed of 168mph.


PRODUCT EYE: Vauxhall Corsa VXR Nürburgring

17 October 2012

Earlier this week, we reported on a new version of the Opel/Vauxhall Corsa which is said to return 86mpg. At the other end of the Corsa price list sits the far more powerful VXR Nürburgring Edition. Glenn Brooks knows which of the two he'll be asking Santa for.


Vauxhall's 280PS Astra VXR: a Scirocco R slayer?

12 July 2012

It's not often that Vauxhall gets to launch a car before Opel but in the case of the new Astra VXR it makes sense: the UK will be the largest market for this fastest version yet of the brands' C-segment hatchback.

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Q&A with Brembo

24 January 2011

For the past 50 years, Brembo has supplied disc braking systems for passenger cars, motorcycles, commercial vehicles and racing cars, serving both the OE and aftermarket. In this interview, Matthew Beecham talked with executives of Brembo about the forces driving innovation in the brakes arena.

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just-auto Plus only Brembo unveils range of ECS brake callipers at IAA

26 September 2018

Brembo, global leader in the production of braking systems, is showing the public a range of ECS (Electric Combined Sliding) brake callipers in spheroidal graphite iron especially for the commercial vehicle market at the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles...


just-auto Plus only Brembo presents the Electric Parking Brake at IAA

26 September 2018

Marking its participation in the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles show, the important European event dedicated to the world of commercial vehicles that takes place fin Hannover, Brembo presents the Electric Parking Brake (EPB). This electromechanical parking...


just-auto Plus only Brembo introduces two-servo brake for safe parking

26 September 2018

Brembo exhibits the Electric Drum in Hat (EDIH) on its stand at the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles exhibition, the important German trade show for commercial vehicles. The Electric Drum in Hat is a “two-servo” brake with a specific...


just-auto Plus only Brembo advances its pillar venting technologies

26 September 2018

Brembo has introduced the latest addition to its family of pillar venting technologies, employing pillars that dramatically improve the cooling performance of the system. Even though they don't reach the 1,200 degrees Celsius of a Formula 1 car, the...


Volvo limits US S60 Polestar supply

28 June 2018

As Volvo Car USA starts S60 production for the US at a new factory in South Carolina, the automaker announced the new S60 T8 Polestar Engineered variant of the sedan will be limited to only 20 for that market.


Volvo launching Polestar Engineered spec for PHEVs

14 June 2018

Volvo Cars and electrified performance vehicle arm Polestar have launched a "new electrified performance offer" called Polestar Engineered, developed for the redesigned 60 series' new T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid variants.


just-auto Plus only Brembo introduces new brake calliper

16 April 2018

Brembo, the world leader in the design and production of braking systems for cars and motorcycles, introduced an aesthetically revolutionary brake calliper for high performance road cars at the New York International Auto Show. This new brake calliper...


Brembo unveils latest version of BbW system

13 March 2018

Brembo says it has 'reaffirmed its position at the cutting edge of innovation in BbW (brake-by-wire) braking systems'.


just-auto Plus only Brembo introduces Flexira, new calliper concept

8 March 2018

Out of the innovation and technological development stimulated by motorsport competitions where Brembo has stood out for many years all over the world, comes Flexira, a new high performance aluminium calliper concept, that overcomes the limit of the reduced...


just-auto Plus only Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 gets Brembo carbon brakes

20 December 2017

Brembo, the world leader and acknowledged innovator of brake technology, is the stopping partner of choice for the new 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 that made its North American debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show.  This unique Brembo carbon ceramic brake...


just-auto Plus only Brembo Q1 2017 revenue up 12.2% at EUR632.6m

12 May 2017

Brembo’s Board of Directors chaired by Alberto Bombassei examined and approved the Group’s quarterly results at 31 March 2017. Brembo Group’s net consolidated revenues amounted to EUR632.6m (US$687.2m) for Q1 2017, up by 12.2% compared to...


just-auto Plus only Alpine reveals new A110 at Geneva show

8 March 2017

One year after the presentation of the Alpine Vision show car, Alpine on 7 March 2017 revealed at the Geneva Motor Show its production car: the new A110. Combining the timeless Alpine principles of light weight, agility and performance, this mid-engined...


just-auto Plus only Brembo revenue up 9.9% to EUR2,279.1m in 2016

7 March 2017

Brembo S.p.A.’s Board of Directors, chaired by Alberto Bombassei, approved the Group’s annual results at 31 December 2016. Brembo group's net consolidated revenues amounted to EUR2,279.1m (US$2,412.3m), up 9.9% compared to 2015. On a...


just-auto Plus only BMW presents new MINI John Cooper Works Countryman

18 January 2017

The second generation of the MINI Countryman is the biggest and most versatile model in the entire range of the tradition-steeped British brand. And another superlative now applies to the power unit of the MINI John Cooper Works Countryman. With an output of...


just-auto Plus only Brembo Q3 2016 revenues up 11.1%

8 November 2016

Brembo’s Board of Directors chaired by Alberto Bombassei met on 7 November 2016 and approved Brembo Group’s quarterly results at 30 September 2016. Brembo Group’s net consolidated revenues for the third quarter of 2016 amounted to...


Brembo inaugurates Mexico aluminium caliper plant

21 October 2016

Brembo has inaugurated its new plant in Escobedo, Mexico, augmenting its operations in the country where it started in 1996 with the establishment of a joint-venture in Puebla.


just-auto Plus only Third generation Renault Megane on sale in the UK

24 August 2016

The last ever produced third generation Renault Megane Renault Sport has rolled off the production line in Palencia, Spain and is now on sale in the UK at Arnold Clark Renault Dundee. The final Mégane Renault Sport is a right-hand-drive 275 Cup-S...


just-auto Plus only Dodge US introduces 2017 Challenger and Charger

19 August 2016

Dodge believes the golden age of performance cars is now, making this year’s Woodward Dream Cruise the perfect time and place to reintroduce the brand’s two famed, race-bred nameplates, the new 2017 Challenger T/A and Charger Daytona, muscle cars...


just-auto Plus only JLR presents Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic

12 August 2016

For 2017, Range Rover, the world’s most successful luxury SUV with over a million sales worldwide receives a suite of advanced semi-autonomous driving technologies and the introduction of the new Range Rover SVAutobiography Dynamic. Epitomising Range...


Brembo records H1 revenue up 10% to EUR1.15bn

29 July 2016

Brembo has filed half year revenue up 10.4% to EUR1.15bn (US$1.28bn), while EBITDA rose 29.5% to EUR226.5m.


Brembo closes 66% ASIMOCO stake transaction

20 May 2016

Brembo says closing of the transaction to acquire a 66% stake in the share capital of ASIMCO Meilian Braking Systems (Langfang), has now taken place.


just-auto Plus only Brembo finalises acquisition of 66% stake in Asimco China

20 May 2016

Brembo announces that the closing of the transaction to acquire a 66% stake in the share capital of Asimco Meilian Braking Systems (Langfang) took place on 19 May 2016.   As a result of the accounting assessments specified in the related contract, the...


Brembo records Q1 net profit up 32% to EUR60.4m

12 May 2016

Brembo has posted first quarter net profit up 32% to EUR60.4m (US$69m), while revenue rose 9.6% to EUR564m.


just-auto Plus only Alfa Romeo Giulia gets Brembo brake system

5 May 2016

You have been waiting months, looking for information about it and harbouring hope of a sneak peek. Now that the Alfa Romeo Giulia has arrived in the dealerships, you know everything (almost) about it, but perhaps details on the brakes have escaped you. This...


Brembo starts first Michigan cast iron pour

4 May 2016

Brembo says it has conducted the first pour at its new cast iron foundry recently completed in Homer, Michigan.


just-auto Plus only GM recognises Brembo with supplier of the year award

23 March 2016

Brembo was named a GM Supplier of the Year by General Motors during its 24th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony held Thursday, 10 March at Cobo Centre in Detroit, Michigan. GM recognised 110 of its best suppliers from 17 countries who have...


just-auto Plus only Ford Australia introduces Falcon XR Sprint series sedans

21 March 2016

Ford’s Asia-Pacific product development team based at Campbell field in Melbourne has worked its magic on the performance XR6 Sprint and XR8 Sprint series sedans. Apart from significant suspension improvements, the limited-edition cars will be shod with...


Brembo revenue up 16.3% to US$546.9m in Q3/2015

19 November 2015

Brembo has posted revenue for the third quarter ended 30 September 2015, up 16.3% to EUR510.2m (US$546.9m) compared with EUR438.6m in the same period last year.


just-auto Plus only US: Chevrolet introduces Camaro accessories, performance parts

8 October 2015

As the all-new Chevrolet Gen Six Camaro rolls into showrooms in fall, Chevrolet is matching its introduction with accessories and performance parts that enable greater personalisation and driving fun. From performance air intake and exhaust systems, to...


just-auto Plus only CHINA: Brembo to buy 66% of Asimco Meilian Braking Systems

30 September 2015

Brembo has signed an agreement with Asimco (China) and Asimco Technologies Hong Kong to buy 66% stake of Asimco Meilian Braking Systems (Langfang) at a price of CNY616m (US$96.65m). The remaining 34% is owned by Langfang State - owned Asset Operation. The...

Brembo S.p.A. news

just-auto Plus only Brembo unveils range of ECS brake callipers at IAA

26 September 2018

Brembo, global leader in the production of braking systems, is showing the public a range of ECS...


just-auto Plus only Brembo presents the Electric Parking Brake at IAA

26 September 2018

Marking its participation in the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles show, the important European event...


just-auto Plus only Brembo introduces two-servo brake for safe parking

26 September 2018

Brembo exhibits the Electric Drum in Hat (EDIH) on its stand at the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles...


just-auto Plus only Brembo advances its pillar venting technologies

26 September 2018

Brembo has introduced the latest addition to its family of pillar venting technologies, employing...


Volvo limits US S60 Polestar supply

28 June 2018

As Volvo Car USA starts S60 production for the US at a new factory in South Carolina, the automak...


Volvo launching Polestar Engineered spec for PHEVs

14 June 2018

Volvo Cars and electrified performance vehicle arm Polestar have launched a "new electrified...



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