If you are towing a boat or caravan with a Ford Ranger, you need to check out Tickford’s new ADR tested and certified brake upgrade.
Tickford of fers a range of vehicle enhancements which include suspension, brakes, powertrain, interior, and exterior styling upgrades specifically designed, engineered, and tested to OEM standards to fit your Ford vehicle.
Tickford Chief Operating Officer Andrew Gilbert said, “The Tickford Ford Ranger brake system that our team developed and tested delivers a massive improvement in stopping performance for our customers that are towing caravans and/or boats. Now we have a product that greatly improves the safety of the vehicle with our front and rear brake upgrade fitted.”
The Tickford Ford Ranger brake system includes:
• Large-diameter (356mm) front-disc rotors
• Forged aluminium six-piston front-brake calipers
• Stainless-steel braided hoses
• Large (312mm) diameter rear-disc rotors (with integrated hand brake)
• 41mm diameter single-piston rear-brake caliper
• Low-dust brake pads.
Tickford has just completed a full range of testing of its brakes, wheels, tyre and suspension products to ensure they pass Australian Design Rules ADR 95/06 Brake Test and 88/00 ESC Electronic Stability Control Test.
Tickford is the sister company of Tickford Racing, one of the most successful teams in the history of the Supercars Championship. At its Melbourne headquarters Tickford features an expansive range of resources that have powered its cars to dozens of wins and multiple championships, and the philosophies and focus on Australian-made success from Tickford Racing is equally as evident in the product range Tickford provides for the road.
CERTIFIED TO ADR 95/06 AND ADR 88/00
As we went to press, What Tradies Want understands Tickford has just completed a full range of testing of its brakes, wheels, tyre and suspension products to ensure they pass Australian Design Rules ADR 95/06 Brake Test and 88/00 ESC Electronic Stability Control Test.
Tickford has i ncluded di f fere nt configurations of its 18″x9″ and 20″x9″ wheels, Yokohama Geolandar All Terrain tyres and its Tickford-tuned Bilstein suspension as part of the extensive testing program conducted at the AARC Australian Automotive Research Centre proving ground in Anglesea, Victoria. The ADR certification means Tickford is the only company in Australia with Ford Ranger products certified to this level. It also means customers have greater options when it comes to the choice of both Tickford 18″x9″ and 20″x9″ wheels and tyres due to the various combinations extensively tested.
The certification will cover XLT, FX4, XLS, Wildtrak and Wildtrak X Dual cab models, for both pre- and post-registration under Tickford’s Second Stage Manufacturing accreditation.
For more info visit tickford.com.au