The racing spirit has been part of the Percivale family since 1973 when, in a small town near Genoa, Italy, Roberto, Claudio and Piergiorgio began to manufacture roll cages and racing accessories for their own racecars in order to gain a competitive edge over fellow competitors. Passion for motorsports was the driving force behind the creation of OMP, now in its 34th year of existence under the same ownership; an unprecedented record that further demonstrates the Company commitment to the auto racing Industry. Today OMP Racing is one of the worldís leading manufacturers of racing safety equipment and tuning accessories with a catalog of over 4,500 different items. Operating from a technologically advanced 80,000 sqft facility in Italy, OMP products are renowned for its quality, the meticulous attention to details that is constantly challenged by setting higher standards.
The close relationships OMP developed through the years with the most celebrated race teams and drivers in Formula1, Champ Car, IRL, Grand-AM, ALMS, WRC, WTCC just to mention a few, has been an essential part of OMPís research and development process which is considered to be the most advanced in the Industry. All OMPís products are engineered, developed and tested to achieve the highest level of safety, quality and design. OMPís severe quality control standards are UNI EN ISO 9001/2000 certified and the most important International sanctioning bodies, including FIA, also homologates many of OMPís products.
During its 34 years of existence OMP had the honor to collaborate with superstar Michael Schumacher & Ayrton Senna, and with equally important drivers such as David Coulthard, Mika Hakkinen, Damon Hill, Nigel Mansell, Gerard Berger, Keke Rosberg, Riccardo Patrese, Alessandro Nannini, Stephan Johansson, Mario Andretti, Eddie Cheever Teo Fabi, JJ Letho, Hans Stuck, Max Papis, Max Angelelli, Paul Tracy, Roberto Moreno, Alex Tagliani and Mario Dominguez just to name a few. OMP also worked and still collaborates with famous manufactures including Ferrari, Maserati, Jaguar, Porsche and many others.