A Century of Excellence


Standard Motor Products Celebrates Its 100th Year

On April 19, 2019, Standard Motor Products celebrated its 100th year in business. We'd like to thank all of the people who've helped make our first 100 years a century of excellence.

Learn More >

2020 Scholarships Are Back!

We are excited to announce the return of all three of our Automotive Scholarship Contest. Each contest will award $5,000 scholarships to students pursuing an education in automotive technology or repair, for a total of 14 scholarships across four programs to be awarded.

Check out all available scholarships


SMP Acquires Assets of MK Company Ltd.

Standard Motor Products recently acquired the assets of MK Company Ltd., a plastic injection molder in London, Ontario. MK Company will now be known as Unimotor Plastics Department.

Read More

SMP Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Standard Motor Products is proud to celebrate its 100th anniversary. Over the years, SMP has grown by leaps and bounds from the company that Elias Fife founded in 1919. Standard Motor Products now employs approximately 4,400 people, generates over a billion dollars in net sales, operates in more than 25 facilities around the world, and is a leading independent manufacturer and distributor of replacement parts in the automotive aftermarket.

View our history timeline


Ryan Kooiman Recognized by Northwood University

We're proud to announce that Ryan Kooiman, Director of Training, has been recognized with Northwood University’s Automotive Aftermarket Management Education Award.The award is reserved for industry leaders throughout the country who have made noteworthy contributions while demonstrating a substantial commitment to education within, and outside of the industry. Ryan was one of eight industry leaders to receive the award at the 2019 AAMEA Luncheon during this year’s AAPEX show.

Learn More >

SMP Appoints Nathan Iles as Chief Financial Officer

SMP announced today that Nathan Iles has been named the Chief Financial Officer of the Company. As previously announced, Jim Burke, who served as CFO since 1999, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer and will assist in the transition of CFO duties to Mr. Iles.

Learn More >

SMP Announces Second Quarter Results and Quarterly Dividend

Standard Motor Products, Inc. reported its consolidated financial results for the three months and six months ending June 30, 2019.

Read More


Standard Motor Products Receives Prestigious Training Award

At this year's AWDA Opening Session, Standard Motor Products was presented with the Art Fisher Memorial Scholarship Award

Read More


Four Seasons Unveils New Logo and Updated Packing

Four Seasons® unveils a new logo and updated graphic packaging for its new compressor product line, it was announced today by Ron Miller, marketing director for Four Seasons.

Read More