AUTOMOTIVE DISC BRAKE MARKET 2016 TO GROW AT A CAGR OF 6.67% DURING THE PERIOD TO 2020
A brake system is a component that is used to reduce the speed of a vehicle. A disc brake is used to slow down or stop the rotation of a wheel using brake pads, brake callipers, and brake discs. Drum brakes use brake shoes to create friction and slow down or stop a vehicle, and disc brakes use brake pads for the same. Disc brakes are usually made of materials such as cast iron, reinforced carbon, and ceramic composites.
About the Report:
Safety concerns among motorcycle owners are increasing and manufacturers are seizing on this to differentiate their product. Motorcycles with disc brakes allow a rider to enjoy a safer ride than those with drum brakes, and more and more high-end motorcycles are coming equipped with disc brakes on both wheels.
“Disc brakes provide a shorter, more controlled stopping distance in critical conditions such as on wet or slippery roads, which has increased their demand in motorcycles,”.