A Journey Through Time: The History of Wipac from 1930 Onward
Step into the captivating chronicles of Wipac, a distinguished British automotive engineering enterprise headquartered in the charming town of Buckingham. Our remarkable journey commences in the year 1930, and as we traverse the decades, the evolution of Wipac unfolds alongside iconic imagery, capturing moments that have shaped the automotive industry.
Wipac’s story is woven with threads of ingenuity and collaboration. It all began with a pivotal merger in 1941, where the British arm of the American Witherbee Igniter Company (Wico) united forces with the esteemed British spark plug manufacturer, Pacy. This union gave rise to “Wico-Pacy,” setting up its roots in the vibrant town of Bletchley. This partnership laid the foundation for what would eventually blossom into the renowned Wipac brand.