Founded as racing gloves manufacturer in 1977, Spidi could already celebrate its first champion 1979 (Kenny Roberts GP). 1982 is Spidi the leading company in Italian for biker gloves and promptly starts its sucessfull international export aswell as production of motorcycle apparel. When patenting the Ergofit System, another milestone has been reached. Upon the DPS02 - the only airbag jacket in motorcycle market - could be presented, followed by safety lamps and the airbag neck dps system for T-2 tracksuit, Venture touring jacket and Neck DPS vest. By now Spidi products are not only sold because of their high quality but above all for their safety.