New Centric Parts Chassis Program Announced at AAPEX
February 16, 2017
Centric Parts Debuts New Chassis Program at AAPEX
Las Vegas, Nevada (November 3, 2014) – Centric Parts, widely known as one of North America’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of aftermarket brake components, has greatly expanded its offerings today with the introduction of a complete program of premium chassis components. The full coverage program was announced in Las Vegas, prior to the opening of the auto care industry’s annual AAPEX Show at the Sands Convention Center, which opens Tuesday. The announcement coincides with the opening of Centric’s new Chassis Center of Excellence in Madison Heights, Michigan, which consolidates the company’s chassis research and development programs under one roof.
The new Centric Parts Chassis Program offers wide coverage of suspension and steering components for the majority of vehicles sold in the U.S. over the past 70 years. Engineered to restore OE performance, designed to provide smooth steering and exceptional control, using premium materials and hardware for extended service life, the Centric Chassis Program includes:
- Tie Rod Ends & Adjusting Sleeves
- Inner Sockets (Rack & Pinion)
- Rack & Pinion Bushings and Bellows Kits
- Drag & Center Links
- Idler & Pitman Arms
- Track Bars
- Ball Joints and Control Arm Assemblies
- Control Arm Bushings and Shaft Kits
- Radius Arm & Strut Rod Bushing Kits
- Sway Bar Links & Mount Bushings
- Axle Pivot, Spring & Misc. Bushings
- Coil Springs
- King Pins
“We have been a major participant in the suspension category for over 10 years,” stated Paul Stewart, Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing. “As with the brake category, our goal is to provide our customers with the best value, enabling them to grow sales and profits.”
The Centric Parts chassis program represents an evolution and expansion of the existing program at Qualis Automotive, which has been an industry leader since 2003. The rapidly expanding Centric Parts chassis program currently includes over 8,500 Centric Premium SKUs, as well as nearly 2,000 C-TEK standard chassis components, which will be available for purchase in late November of this year.
For more information on the full line of Centric Parts brake, chassis and clutch components and systems, visit www.centricparts.com or call 800-758-3004.
About Centric Parts ®
Centric Parts ® is North America’s leading manufacturer and supplier of aftermarket brake and chassis components for passenger vehicles, light and medium duty trucks, fleet vehicles, high performance vehicles and race cars under the Centric ®, C-TEK ®, Posi Quiet ®, Fleet Performance and StopTech ® labels. Through its StopTech and Qualis Automotive divisions, Centric also supplies components and systems to dozens of OEM and private label customers. With an unparalleled level of research and development in North America, Centric leads the industry in brake and chassis technology innovation, having earned several patents and dozens of industry accolades along the way. The company has enjoyed solid annual growth since being founded in 2000, and now operates multiple nationwide facilities encompassing over one million square feet of office, warehouse and manufacturing space.