Chassis Brakes International history started in the 30s, when Vincent Bendix had acquired the rights to French engineer Henri Perrot’s patents for drum brakes. Bendix Corporation was then created in USA and launched manufacturing of 4 independent wheels braking system.
In 1983 Bendix was acquired by the Allied Corporation later named Allied Signal Inc.
In 1996, Robert Bosch Gmbh acquired the brake business of Allied Signal Inc. This particular milestone turned the company into a systems supplier of complete braking and brake control systems for vehicles.
In June 2012, Chassis Brakes International is born from the sale of Bosch Foundation Brakes activity to KPS Capital Partners. Chassis Brakes International is one of the world’s three largest manufacturers of automotive foundation brakes and foundation brake components.Chassis Brakes International benefits from a strong expertise gained throughout years in Foundation Brake sector under different banners (Bendix, Allied Signal and Bosch).