MT. MORRIS TOWNSHIP, Mich., Dec. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Rassini, a Mexican industrial company engaged in the design and manufacturing of suspension and brake components for the automotive industry, was awarded a contract for the sixth generation Ford Mustang. The company is supplying brake rotors for the iconic muscle car with production happening at its facility in Mt. Morris Township, Mich., increasing more than 10 percent of its workforce in and around Flint, Mich.
"It's an honor and a privilege to partner with our long-time customers at Ford on one of the most iconic and American made vehicles in the history of our industry," said Eugenio Madero, CEO of Rassini S.A.B. de C.V. "The continued growth and success of our Mt. Morris Township facility is a result of the hard work and dedication by our employees in Michigan, and we look forward to continuing to work with Ford to meet and deliver upon their needs."
Supplying High Carbon brake rotors for the Ford Mustang, Rassini is certified and recognized globally as a technology leader in the design and production of the highest quality brake components within the automotive industry. With a 380mm diameter, Rassini's brake rotors for the Ford Mustang offer precise tolerance to ensure ultimate performance while increasing overall longevity of the parts.
In addition to Rassini's Technology Development Center in Plymouth, Mich., the Mt. Morris Township plant, which opened its doors in 2013, is the second U.S.-based manufacturing facility for Rassini. With the addition of a second automaker supported out of the facility, Rassini is continuing to expand its North American presence, creating additional jobs in Michigan and providing positive economic impact on the township itself.
Rassini is the largest fully vertically integrated brake rotor producer in North America. For general information on the company, please visit www.rassini.com.
Rassini is a leading designer and manufacturer of suspension and brake components for the global automotive industry, mainly focused on original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).
Rassini is the world's largest producer of suspension components for light commercial vehicles as well as the largest fully integrated brakes disc producer in the Americas and has eight manufacturing sites strategically located in Mexico, the US and Brazil as well as four tech centers located in the same countries.
Suspension products include leaf springs (parabolic and multi-leaf) for light and commercial trucks, coil springs and bushings. The brakes business manufactures rotors, drums, brake assemblies, clutch plates and motor balancers.
Its solid and diversified customer base includes: General Motors, Ford Motor Co., FCA, Nissan, Volkswagen, Toyota, MAN, Daimler, Scania and Mercedes Benz among others.
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