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NEW Raybestos Brand Brake Parts Released for 180 Import and Domestic Passenger Cars and Light Trucks

For 2012 Model Year

McHenry, IL — November 28, 2011  - Late model coverage for Raybestos® brand chassis parts – a member of the Affinia family of brands – continues to expand, with 100s of new 2012 applications being added on a daily basis.

4,800 brake applications for the 2012 model year have been added to date, covering millions of vehicles in operation. 21 part types have been released, including:

• Brake Pads

• Brake Rotors

• Calipers

• Rotors

51% of the current 2012 listings apply to popular foreign nameplate vehicles.

43% of current 2012 listings apply to popular light pickup trucks.

The Raybestos brand brake or chassis web site offers more than 7,400 brake and chassis listings for more than 200 model year 2012 vehicles, which includes 45 different part types. For more information on Raybestos brand brake or chassis parts, visit, or call 800-323-0354.

Raybestos® brand brake parts are produced by affiliated companies in Affinia’s Global Brake & Chassis Group, the leading manufacturer of braking systems in the transportation industry. The Raybestos brakes product line includes everything from brake drums to rotors, pads, shoes, calipers and hydraulic parts. Raybestos brand racing brakes are used by premier teams such as Joe Gibbs Racing, Roush Fenway Racing and Richard Petty Motorsports in NASCAR® competition. In addition, the Raybestos brand is the preferred racing brake pad of IZOD® IndyCar® Series and Firestone® Indy Lights road and street course competition. For more information about Raybestos brakes, visit

Affinia Group Inc. is an innovative global leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and marketing of industrial grade products and services, including extensive offerings of aftermarket parts for automotive and heavy-duty vehicles. With approximately $2.0 billion in annual revenue, Affinia has operations in North and South America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit