The Brembo SpA is a global Italian company based in Curno (BG).
Brembo is one of the internationally best-known manufacturers of brake systems for vehicles. The company is (as 20xx ) OEM for as Ducati, MV Agusta, Aprilia, Moto Guzzi, BMW, Bimota, Harley -Davidson, Triumph, KTM, Husqvarna, Subaru, Renault, Nissan, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Mercedes -Benz, Opel, Aston Martin, Acura, Porsche, Alfa Romeo, Yamaha and MBK. Moreover, Brembo brakes as standard in the Vector M12, were installed in the Lancia Kappa Coupé and Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution.
About the Company since October 2002 also includes the rim manufacturer Marchesini, who specializes in motorcycle rims and one of the most successful manufacturers in the motorcycle racing since the 1960s.
Brembo is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange since 1995. Brembo has (as of 2013) in 12 countries, production facilities ( including China, the United States, Poland and the Czech Republic ) and employs approximately 6,000 employees
Brembo has been involved in racing; Since 1975 the company has been active as a supplier in Formula 1. In the 2008 season, the company equipped the cars of the following teams: Ferrari, BMW Sauber, Honda, Force India, Red Bull, Toro Rosso and Toyota. The Yamaha Racing Team is secured, inter alia, motorcycle world championship in the MotoGP class, there also upgraded the factory Ducati team as well as the works team of HRC ( Honda) from.
On its home market of Italy, the market situation is difficult since the economic crisis 2009/2010 and also in the context of the euro crisis.