It’s been an epic journey spanning 8 decades.
Take a look at some of our most significant milestones to date.
HPI Founded. First offices open in Grosvenor Gardens, London.
HPI gain access to stolen vehicle information from the Police.
HPI accesses car accident information from leading insurance companies.
HPI is acquired by 2 leading credit referencing companies: Infolink and Equifax, respectively.
NCC appoints HPI to run the Central Registration & Identification Scheme.
NMR (National Mileage Register) is jointly launched by HPI and IMVA (Independent Mileage Verification Association).
HPI launches its first online vehicle information check.
HPI & IMVA merge to create a new independent information company dedicated solely to supporting the motorist and the motoring industry alike.
HPI launches its consumer car checking services at hpicheck.com. The same year, HPI launched Motorhome Minder on behalf of SMMT.
HPI launches an online service to motor trade customers, including Exchange (a vehicle stock publishing facility).
HPI is acquired by Norwich Union Insurance, the largest insurer in the UK.
HPI is acquired by Solera Inc. a leading global provider of risk management and asset protection software in the automotive industry.
HPI celebrates 75 years of providing services to the automotive industry.
Now part of the Solera family, cap and hpi join to become one company, offering comprehensive, high quality services and solutions across the automotive industry.
Hpicheck.com relaunches to cement its status as leaders in the vehicle history check market
HPI launches HPI Recall and HPI Valuations.
HPI Trade Customers