AP Racing is the leading manufacturer of performance brake and clutch systems for road and race cars.
The core product range includes clutches, calipers, discs, pads, master cylinders, pedal boxes and air jacks, as well as road and competition brake systems for motorcycles.
Company founded as Automotive Products (AP) by Edward Boughton, Willie Emmott & Denis Brock importing components for ex-military vehicles.
Acquired a license for the manufacture & sale of Lockheed Hydraulic Braking System forming the Subsidiary company Lockheed Hydraulic Brake Company signalling the start of brake manufacture.
Under the Borgs&Beck brand AP went into the manufacture of clutches in the same year the first block of Tachbrook Road, Leamington Spa plant was opened.
Launches its latest range of Forged Radi-CAL™ brake calipers, PRO 5000 R at the SEMA (Las Vegas) and PMWE (KÖLN) Shows.
AP Racing introduces WR2, Generation 2 Forged HPK Radi-CAL™ calipers to its upgrade product range.
Further expansion of the Coventry HQ to include a 3rd building increase site size to 15,000m².