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Bestop History


Bestop History

Bestop has been serving the automotive industry for over 50 years!
Back in the fifties, Thomas Bradley picked up and moved his family to Boulder, Colorado. Having worked in his fathers California-based auto upholstery shop, he founded his own shop in Colorado. The business was a success - but he found, unlike California, the winter months in Colorado were maddeningly slow.

So he devised a plan. He designed and began producing replacement tops for Jeeps to fill the slow times. Soon, however, his "fill-in" business began to outpace his upholstery revenues. So he sold the upholstery business to concentrate on the replacement top side of the business. Smart man. He called the new company "Bestop" and moved it into an unused school house at the edge of town. There, fabric was cut on wooden slabs made from the lanes of a razed bowling alley. Sewing machines whirred and welders crackled, turning out up to 25 tops per day. Bestop tops were soon being sold all over the U.S. and, shortly thereafter, around the world.

Bestop has prospered over the last fifty years with the help of countless individuals and organizations. Thanks to all. And this promise: Over the next fifty years, we will continue to deliver the engineering, the quality and the innovation you have come to expect from Bestop.

About Bestop

If youre looking for the highest quality Jeep accessories and truck accessories on the market today, youve found us: Bestop Inc. We design and build an exciting mix of Jeep tops–both soft tops and hardtops–as well as other accessories adding utility, value and style to your vehicle. And now, utilizing our 50-year heritage of engineering and legendary design, Bestop is offering an assortment of exceptional truck caps and truck accessories too. Weve also been serving the Toyota truck market and Toyota accessories market for Land Cruiser for over 30 years. At Bestop, we proudly utilize the finest materials and adhere to the factory original specifications for fit, function, style and craftsmanship–so you know youre getting the best there is.
Bestop is headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado U.S.A. and is supported by over 400 employees guided by the principles from which we were founded in 1954: to create innovative product, to provide impeccable workmanship, and to promote unwavering attention to detail. Bestop products can be purchased with confidence through Bestop-authorized distributors and are not sold direct from the Bestop factory.

Bestop Soft Tops

 From our factory replacement Replace-a-top, to the one-of-a-kindHalftop, when it comes to soft tops, weve got it all. The Sunrider, Supertop and Tigertop come complete with hardware, fabric and windows. The fabric-only Replace-a-top fits factory original hardware and our popular Jeep Halftop combines the best features of the Bikini, Windjammer and Duster Deck Cover in one. Whatever you need, we have you covered.
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Bestop Hard Tops

1-Piece and 2-Piece Jeep Hardtops are now available from Bestop. The innovative design of our 2-Piece Jeep Hardtop lets you easily remove the front cockpit cover and store it on the optional roof rack while the 1-Piece Hardtop offers a classic look for your Jeep. Both hardtop styles are loaded with great features such as a rear window defroster, automotive grade washable headliner, dome light (86-06 applications), overhead mesh/molded pockets, and a molded-in gel coat for UV resistant color. Your Jeep never looked so good with one of these hardtops.

Bestop Jeep Seating

The TrailMax Jeep seats offers multiple styles of front bucket Jeep seats and rear benches, not to mention a variety of vinyl and fabric color options. All Jeep seats mount to factory risers and come fully assembled with mounting hardware. Bestop TrailMax Jeep seats line offers Jeep owners comfort and style.

Bestop Doors & Windows

Bestop offers a number of door and window kits. The Tinted Window Kits offer relief from the sun. Upper Door Sliders with sliding glass windows, Half Doors which repel dirt and debris and Mesh Window Kits allow your soft top breathe. Our Tinted and Mesh Window Kits consist of two side and one rear window and all door kits are sold in pairs.

Bestop Jeep Accessories

Bestop makes Jeep accessory products and parts such as the Bikini,Oversize Tire Carrier, Fender Flares and color-matching Tire Cover. Many accessory products are available for import vehicles too.
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Bestop Protectant & Cleaner

Bestop Cleaner and Bestop Protectant are specially formulated to safely provide a total cleaning and protection system to remove the toughest soils and repel dust, grease, and mildew from most Bestop Soft tops and accessories.

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