CIPA's expertise in the design and manufacture of rearview mirrors originates with the European automotive industry. Started in 1926, CIPA-France has been a leader in the industry for over 65 years. CIPA-France has been a major player in the engineering of rearview mirrors. European clients include BMW, Mercedes, Renault, Volvo and Volkswagen, while in the US CIPA mirrors can be found on Chrysler and Ford vehicles, plus some of the best motorcycles, boats, ORV's, personal watercraft and snowmobiles available. CIPA-USA has been a privately held US Corporation since 1985 and has continued to grow since that time.
CIPA is best known for their mirrors, but they entered the marine market in 1987 as a provider of rearview mirrors to tournament ski boat manufacturers. Since beginning in the marine industry, CIPA has also designed rearview mirrors for the family recreational and PWC market. CIPA is the only company that sells mirrors for the PWC aftermarket and is also the only company in the world with a full line of mirrors for all watercraft types. CIPA is the premier mirror manufacturer for the RV aftermarket and offers a complete line of mirrors for all boats. CIPA also offers mirrors designed for personal watercraft, ATVs and snowmobiles.
CIPA also offers high performance lighting solutions under their EVO Formance lighting division including headlamp replacements, LED replacement bulbs, interior lamp replacements and universal lighting accessories
In addition, CIPA has a wide variety of accessories including Safe-T-Cleat, RV Leveler, Step Hitch, hitch receiver covers, SPINERZ! for receiver hitches, wireless turn signal mirrors, Add-A-Signals, hitch ball covers, can coolers and 10-A antenna toppers. There is so much more to CIPA than just mirrors!