Founded in 1993, QA1 Precision Products, Inc. quickly became the #1 name in rod ends, spherical bearings, custom linkages and similar products to the motorsports industry. With the purchase of Hal Shocks in 1998, QA1 started manufacturing shock absorbers for the drag racing market. Over the next six years, QA1 improved the products and added several shocks and struts engineered for street performance and circle track applications. In 2004, QA1 purchased Carrera Shocks and quickly became the #1 manufacturer of performance racing shocks.
With a wealth of engineering and manufacturing expertise on staff, coupled with international manufacturing alliances, QA1 is uniquely positioned to partner with its customers in order to provide timely delivery of quality products at very competitive market prices.
QA1 maintains substantial inventory levels for immediate delivery and with a firm commitment to quality. QA1 has a deep and broad selection of products for your specific needs and has a fully trained and educated staff to reinforce the commitment that QA1 makes to providing unsurpassed customer service.
QA1's quality system is ISO 9001 certified. This focus on quality has enabled QA1 to achieve prominence in the OEM contract manufacturing business and in the supply of high performance components to the racing industry.
With the acquisition of Hal Shocks in 1998 and Carrera Shocks in 2004, QA1's ability to impact sales to the automotive racing and performance markets has been rapid. Inc. magazine twice ranked QA1 Precision Products, Inc. in its top 500 list as amongst the fastest growing privately held companies in the United States.
QA1 continues to evolve its business in order to better service the increasingly diverse needs of its customers in the industrial and motorsports industries. With a wide-ranging product line, the ability to meet OEM custom requirements, and economical prices, QA1 has constantly focused on exceeding its customers' expectations.