OMP and IMSA extend sponsorship

The International Motorsports Association (IMSA) announced today an extension to its longstanding partnership with OMP Racing, the worldwide leader in racing safety equipment for racecars, drivers, crew and officials.
OMP, that in 2018 celebrated 45 years in the business, is in the forefront of the racing accessories industry with a catalog of over 3,000 different items. Operating from a technologically advanced 80,000 sq. ft facility in Italy and a 10,000 sq. ft facility in Miami, Fla., OMP products are renowned for its quality, the meticulous attention to details that is constantly challenged by setting higher standards.
In 2018 OMP launched Racing Spirit, a leisurewear line inspired by OMP’s passion for racing. Developed by a talented style and design department, the collection strives to stimulate those who love the sport and are looking for leisure apparel line that represents the motorsport lifestyle. Originality, beauty and functionality are converted into a stylish narrative that exceeds expectations. You will be surprised to learn the story behind each of the tees and by the warmth and elegance of the entire collection.  To learn more please visit
“OMP has been a valued partner of IMSA for many years and we are looking for forward to continuing this partnership,” said IMSA Vice President, Marketing David Pettit. “This is one of our longest-running partnerships and we are proud to be associated with the industry leader when it comes to our officials wearing the best in fire suits, gloves, socks and other safety equipment.”
“When back in 2006 I drafted my business plan I wanted sports car racing to be in the forefront of my strategy and IMSA was a clear choice,” said President of OMP Racing Inc. Gabriele Pedone. “We’ve been working on this program for 11 years, and I’m proud to sign another contract extension that includes Racing Spirit, our newest and frankly very exciting leisurewear project. Sports car racing, also thanks to IMSA, is gaining in popularity among both racers and fans; future is brighter than ever!”
As part of the partnership, OMP and Racing Spirit will continue to support the IMSA Hurley Haywood GT3 Cup Scholarship program by providing the winner with a complete OMP driver suite, gloves, etc. The scholarship is awarded annually to an aspiring driver between the ages of 16 and 25 with no previous full-time Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama experience.