American Made Brake Parts

We are compiling an ever growing list of American automotive brake part manufacturers & brands. This list includes 6 companies that produce some of the best aftermarket & OEM brake parts, including disc brake calipers, rotors & pads; drum to disc conversions, master cylinders and more.

4 of these companies make some (or all) of their brake parts from materials 100% sourced here in the United States, although the others still assemble their products in the US. There are also a few details about the manufacturers and also affiliate links to retailers where you can get the latest prices, shipping costs, customer reviews, special offers & more, where available.

Akebono

Akebono BrakesAkebono Brakes are trusted by manufacturers globally, delivering superior braking power, quiet performance, and longer rotor and pad life. As a pioneer of ceramic friction technology, Akebono is proud to manufacture 100 percent of its aftermarket brakes in the USA. Enjoy a smoother ride and clean wheels with Akebono Brakes.
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Baer

Baer BrakesFor over 20 years Baer, Inc. has been pushing the boundaries of modern performance brake technology. Through engineering design, innovation, and an unwavering passion to bring the most complete solutions to their customers Baer Brakes has cemented it's legacy among the great automotive aftermarket manufacturers..
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Dexter Axle

Dexter Axle Co BrakesDexter Axle is an industry leader with a comprehensive product line that includes axles, brakes, suspension assemblies, and axle parts as well as vents and doors. With eighteen manufacturing facilities and an international distribution network, Dexter is the premier supplier of running gear and components to the trailer and RV industry.
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EBC Brakes

EBC Brakes BrakesEBC Brakes, headquartered in the UK has become a world leader in sport, high performance and race brake pads and disc/rotors with a massive trademark range of products. Recently EBC launched another ground breaking material with its ECO friendly Ultimax 2 brake friction material that completely eliminated all heavy metals and sulfides.
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SSBC-USA

SSBC-USA BrakesStainless Steel Brakes Corp., which produced aftermarket disc brakes before closing in mid-2019, has reopened its doors as SSBC-USA. The new SSBC-USA is a premier performance brake systems and components manufacturer who is building on that heritage with an array of disc brake conversion kits and performance brake upgrades for classic muscle cars, street rods, trucks, SUVs, sport compacts, and late model performance cars.
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Wilwood

Wilwood High-Performance BrakesWilwood Engineering designs and manufactures high-performance disc brake systems. Since the company’s inception in 1977 by Bill Wood, they have developed a substantial matrix of brake components and engineering techniques that has allowed them to quickly and reliably create brake systems for almost any application.
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Any brands marked with a gold star indicates that some (or all) of their products are made in the USA using 100% domestically sourced parts. The silver icon indicates they are assembled in America using both domestic and imported materials, and the bronze icon indicates they are assembled in the U.S. using all imported materials.

Overall the above 6 brake assembly companies scored a combined rating of 91.6%100 'Made in America'.

The manufacturers on this page might produce the same type of products in other countries as well. Many businesses alter their brand names, manufacturing practices or product designs with little or no notice, so if there are questions that still remain, we suggest contacting the manufacturer directly.