Auto Verdi was founded in 1988 by Stefan Verdi originally fabricating connecting rods for racing. In 1996 Steen Skodborg joined the company as co-owner and head engineer where they also expanded the production line to include dry sump oil pumps. The first major championships win using the Auto Verdi oil pump came 1998 with Paul Gentilozzi in the Trans-Am series. Other great championship titles include consecutive wins in NHRA Pro Stock since 2002 and multiple NASCAR titles. Auto Verdi takes great pride in being part of International racing success on four continents. Research, developing and manufacture are located in the district of Dalarna, Sweden while local sales and service partners are based in different countries around the word.