Chassis Brakes International has been developing and producing innovative brake systems
for the global automotive industry for more than 90 years.

Chassis Brakes International is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of automotive braking solutions. Its products – disk brakes, drum brakes, electro-mechanical parking brakes and rotors – are dedicated to passenger cars and light commercial vehicles through original equipment manufacturers.


Chassis Brakes International benefits from a strong expertise gained throughout more than 90 years in the foundation brakes industry under different banners. Since October 2019, the company has been part of Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd.   


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Chassis Brakes International has a global footprint with operations in Europe, Asia, South Africa, North and South America. The company employs 5,500 people in 16 countries at 12 manufacturing sites and 11 engineering centers or sales offices. Thanks to our global footprint, we assure global reach and local proximity to all our customers.

We are quality certified by IATF 16949:2016 and all our manufacturing facilities are ISO 14001 certified.


The company is recognized for its processes, including casting, machining, coating and assembly, its technical performance, its NVH (Noise, Vibration and Harshness) and its reliability. It allows us to receive numbers of quality awards and performance awards from customers. 


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We continuously challenge existing technologies, testing new concepts and ideas to convert them into user-friendly solutions. We propose innovative solutions that help our customers improve the products’ reliability and safety.