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Bosch brakes born safe

Brakes safety experts for more than 95 years

Since automobiles have featured brakes, there has been a need to make them safer and more efficient.

Bosch has been driven by innovation around brakes for more than 95 years and has been committed to technical progress from the beginning to provide drivers with improved braking safety and comfort.

With its global research and development facilities, Bosch continues to contribute to the technical advancement in braking technology.

Because for us, safety always comes first.

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We have 8 good reasons why Bosch Brakes should be your safety expert partner.

Let us guide you through the various episodes where you will discover why Bosch Brakes are born safe.

Safety is in our DNA

Bosch has always been a pioneer in developing important life-saving brake technologies and setting new industry standards with ABS and ESP®.

Timeline of innovations: From the first servo brake in 1927 over ABS, ESP, iBooster and iDisc to to the new brake fluids in 2017

Did you know?

Up to 80% skid-related accidents could be avoided with ESP®, according to studies

260.000 accidents were prevented in Europe thanks to ESP® between 1995 and 2015

Lifesavers Studies show that technologies from Bosch Active Safety, such as the Antilock Braking System ABS, ESP® and emergency braking system, saves lives

OE Expert knowledge and know-how

Expert knowledge and know-how from Original Equipment (OE) is applied to the Aftermarket business, resulting in OE-like products for maximum safety!

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Safety = Total quality control by Bosch

As technology leader and long-term partner of the automotive industry, Bosch strives to continuously improve current technologies and lead in new developments, via R&D, prototyping and testing.

  • R&D and Production: Bosch conducts research and development in its own laboratories in Germany, manufacturing and ensuring the consistency and quality of its products.
  • Testing: Bosch tests its parts in extreme conditions in its laboratories and in outdoor testing grounds to go beyond real-life conditions.
  • Quality tracking: Bosch continues to track and improve each product over its lifetime.

Tested and proven – our test tracks in Europe

Braking components from the pedal to the wheel

Bosch has expertise in the entire braking system with one complete portfolio offer:

> 27 braking sub-families

About 11,000 part numbers

You can rely on Bosch braking components from the pedal to the wheel.

Bosch portfolio for braking systems
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Bosch was voted best braking brand

Bosch Best Brand

Bosch has once again been voted the best braking brand for many motorists: If they are confident, so can you! Partner with us to experience why we are voted the best brand by drivers!

The Best Brand award is an award given to Bosch in various categories.

Bosch has been voted for and awarded by the readers of the German magazine Auto Motor und Sport.

Safety for the future

Always stay up-to-date on Safety with Bosch Brakes

Bosch offers various trainings and brake service procedures.

Bosch is your all-in-one provider for safety: parts, diagnostics, and workshop services

Bosch Automotive Aftermarket portfolio includes high-quality components, modern diagnostics, service and repair workshop equipment, a technical hotline and dedicated training offers. This offer allows workshops to work easily on each of their services.

Did you know?

Bosch Brake Fluids Tester (BFT 100)

The Brake Fluids Tester (BFT 100) by Bosch is the ideal tool to use to measure the boiling point of the brake fluid.

Installed in just 30 seconds, it is easy to use, as it plugs directly into the vehicle battery hence you will not need to charge it before use.