For truck and bus applications, our strategic partnership with TMD FRICTION gives HELLA the sole distribution rights in Australia and New Zealand for the TEXTAR friction brand. The premium brand of TMD FRICTION, TEXTAR utilises cutting-edge brake technology. Its brake components are precision engineered to offer maximum safety, performance, service life and comfort. This uncompromising approach has been the very ethos of TEXTAR for more than 100 years. TEXTAR brake pads and linings are original equipment on more than 70% of Europe’s commercial vehicles.