Timeline Of Our History

1941 Our Founding

Sprague Devices is founded to build air pressure powered wiper motors for locomotives.

1950s New Product Lines

We expand our product line with air pressure wiper motors for trucks, buses and military vehicles.

1970s Lo Wind Lift

We introduce patented Lo Wind Lift wiper arms.

1984 Going Electric

We add electric wiper motors to our product range.

2000 Commercial Vehicle Group

Sprague Devices becomes part of CVG.

2011 Expansion

We expand CVG’s wiper system production to Liberec, Czech Republic.

2016 75 Years Strong

We celebrate our 75th anniversary.

2021 The Next Generation

We introduce the Sprague eMotor.