Simpson

Simpson is a manufacturer of automobile and motorcycle accessoires. Here is Simpson's history (from simpsonraceproducts.com):

2004
Simpson introduces Valor Helmet with V-Aero Technology.

Simpson offers CarbonX option on Firesuits.

2000
Simpson Child Car Safety Seat introduced.

2002
Platinum Series Belts introduced.

1991
Simpson Race Products named Car Craft Manufacturer of the Year.

1993
Simpson Race Products opens 10,000 sq. ft. factory for shoe production in Speedway, Indiana.

1994
Simpson Race Products named Car Craft Manufacturer of the Year. Opens Simpson World Racing Store and Museum in Mooresville, North Carolina.

1995
Suit and Restraint Factory nearly doubled in capacity.

1997
Simpson opens 80,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in New Braunfels, Texas. Simpson World opens in Indianapolis, Indiana.

1999
Generation 11 Driving Suits introduced. Helmet breaks 3 pound barrier. Nomex K introduced in Simpson drag suits.

1979
RX-1 Helmet introduced - 23 of 33 qualifiers at the Indy 500 wear this helmet.

1964
Simpson Firesuit introduced - major advance in safety history.

1965
Pre-Air Breather Hood introduced - protects drivers from fire and noxious fumes emitted by nitro burning engine.

1967
Heat Shield Firesuit introduced - driver has more protection and comfort.

1968
Simpson products are being sold worldwide. Company moves to larger facility in Torrance, California

1959
Simpson introduces the first drag racing parachute.