Autolite creates the highest quality ignition products for a huge variety of engines. Autolite engineer spark plugs for a wide variety of applications – automotive, power sports, even lawn & garden. One of their world-renowned products in the aftermarket today is the Autolite Iridium XP Enhanced Alloy Technology Spark Plugs. These spark plugs are one of the brand's most technologically advanced spark plugs ever. With an iridium-enhanced 0.6 mm fine wire design and proprietary platinum side wire technology, these spark plugs provide better durability and a more focused ignition for better overall ignitability and optimum performance. They pride themselves on continuously enhancing spark plug technology for longer life and better performance.
The Autolite brand has provided the automotive aftermarket and Original Equipment manufacturers the highest quality ignition products. They have been in operation for over 100 years and have produced more than 11 billion spark plugs and glow plugs. Their plugs are specifically designed for each application to meet or exceed OE quality and performance. Autolite makes plugs for Japanese, European and Korean cars as well as plugs for Lawn & Garden and Power Sports.
The birth of Autolite began in 1911 when two small companies started producing buggy lamps and became a thriving automotive parts manufacturer by the 1930s. But its history as a spark plug manufacturer began in 1935 when Royce G. Martin, President of the Electric Autolite Company, equipped and staffed a lab to develop the first Autolite spark plug.