Unipart Automotive’s study into the comparative performance of its brake pads against five other manufacturers has caused quite a stir.
TMD Friction has issued a rebuttal of the results and instructed lawyers, while others are considering their positions.
We’ll put every development at the top of this timeline so you can see at a glance what the latest twist or turn might be. Things are likely to develop quickly and we will add them as and when they happen.
Unipart Automotive has issued a short response to TMD Friction actions which can be read here. It has also said that it intends to respond to each point outlined in TMD’s report.
TMD lawyers ask Unipart Automotive to retract its test findings. The full statement can be viewed here.
Unipart carries out a comparative study of its braking products and those of five competitors with Quay Brake Testing. It concludes its products are the best overall in the nine tests carried out – read more here.