Here Is How Car Brakes Work

Multi link front car suspension, with brake
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Braking is one of the most critical function of the car. An average user applies brakes about 200 times in a day. The basic principle is very similar to a bicycle brake where pads rub against wheel rim to create friction. ABS systems are a bit more complicated but have overtaken the basic systems. The video below explains how the car brakes work.

 

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2 comments

  1. goodcarsforteens Reply

    Yes rear brakes alone can stop a car bt the distance for braking will increase to more than double as most of the braking is done by front brakes only due to mass transfer

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