2016 -May, Simpson forms Motorcycle Safety Unit to meet demand for Simpson Motorcycle Helmets.
2015 -December, Simpson acquires Stilo S.r.l., a leading manufacturer and designer of premier racing helmets and helmet communications for Global motorsports -February, Simpson Granted a U.S. Patent for multi-tether system for head restraint devices
2013 -October, Simpson Acquires the Rights for Shock Doctor Eject Emergency Helmet Removal System
2012 -January, Simpson Hybrid Head & Neck Restraints Receives FIA Approval -January, Simpson Announces Simpson, Europe and Ramps Up Presence in the European Market for Motorsports Safety -January, Simpson Names Jan Phersson as Manager of Simpson Europe -January, Simpson X-Bandit Pro Helmet Receives FIA Approval and the Distinction of Being the First U.S. Manufacturerd FIA 8860 Approved "Super Helmet" -September, Simpson acquires HANS Performance Products
2011 September, NASCAR Approves the Simpson Hybrid Pro Head & Neck Restraint for Use in NASCAR Competition
2010 -January, Simpson Is Selected As Safety Equipment Supplier to John Force Racing -January, Simpson Sign With Molucule Labs?, a Premier Line of Performance Fabric Care Products, As The Exclusive Worldwide Supplier -January, Simpson Partners With John Force Racing in a Multi-Year Safety Initiative -January, Simpson Enters a Contingency Program with the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) for the 2010 Racing Season -April, Simpson Sponsors the Richard Petty Driver Search -September, Simpson Introduces the Vixen line of Racing Suits Designed Exclusively for the Female Physique -December, Simpson Acquires Safety Solutions, Manufacturer of Head & Neck Restraints
2009 -Simpson Signs On As Contingency Sponsor with the American Drag Racing League (ADRL) 2010 Racing Season
2008 - Simpson introduces re-designed multi-functional e-commerce website, www.teamsimpson.com. - Simpson introduces Devil Ray super-light Carbon Fiber Helmet. - Simpson Introduces Mercury Drag Helmet. - Simpson Introduces Diamond S-Lite Nomex Drag Suit with 15% lighter weight. - Simpson introduces line of multi-functional off road seats with easy harness removal system. - Simpson partners with Racing Electronics to offer communication equipped factory installed helmets. - Simpson partners with SCCA for Member Benefits Program. - Simpson re-signs 3-year contingency program with NASCAR through 2011. - Simpson re-signs contingency program with NHRA.
2007 - Simpson introduces the StingRay helmet. - Simpson introduces 7 point belts for Top Fuel and Funny Car racing. - Enters into agreement with RH2 to sell Simpson product trackside at IHRA events. - Simpson enters Sand Off road market with patented D3 Restraint.
2006 - Simpson introduces Raider Helmet. - Simpson consolidates all California manufacturing into new Harbor City facility. - Simpson sells 1,000th full size collectible helmet. - Simpson introduces Talladega Crew Shirt.
2005 - Simpson introduces Diamondback Helmet.
2004 - Simpson introduces Valor Helmet with V-Aero Technology. - Simpson offers CarbonX option on Firesuits.
2002 - Platinum Series Belts introduced.
2000 - Simpson Child Car Safety Seat introduced.
1999 - Generation 11 Driving Suits introduced. Helmet breaks 3 pound barrier. Nomex K introduced in Simpson drag suits.
1997 - Simpson opens 80,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in New Braunfels, Texas. Simpson World opens in Indianapolis, Indiana.
1995 - Suit and Restraint Factory nearly doubled in capacity.
1994 - Simpson Race Products named Car Craft Manufacturer of the Year. - Opens Simpson World Racing Store and Museum in Mooresville, North Carolina.
1993 - Simpson Race Products opens 10,000 sq. ft. factory for shoe production in Speedway, Indiana.
1991 - Simpson Race Products named Car Craft Manufacturer of the Year.
1979 - RX-1 Helmet introduced ? 23 of 33 qualifiers at the Indy 500 wear this helmet.
1968 - Simpson products are being sold worldwide. Company moves to larger facility in Torrance, California.
1967 - Heat Shield Firesuit introduced ? driver has more protection and comfort.
1965 - Pre-Air Breather Hood introduced ? protects drivers from fire and noxious fumes emitted by nitro burning engine.
1964 - Simpson Firesuit introduced ? major advance in safety history.
1959 - Simpson introduces the first drag racing parachute.