Company Overview

We are the dominant auto parts retailer in all of our market areas. From our roots as a single store in 1957 to our current size of 5,562 stores in 47 U.S. states and 21 stores in Mexico (and growing), we've come a long way. This website is a way to help our customers and investors become more familiar with our history, as well as who we are and how we operate.

The O'Reilly Corporate Mission Statement

O'Reilly Automotive intends to be the dominant supplier of auto parts in our market areas by offering our retail customers, professional installers, and jobbers the best combination of price and quality provided with the highest possible service level.

In order to accomplish this mission, O'Reilly will provide a benefit and compensation plan that will attract and keep the kind of people that will enable the Company to reach its goals of growth and success.


O'Reilly Executive Leadership is committed to directing O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. in achieving dominance in all of its market areas.


Learn about the history of O'Reilly Auto Parts, from its founding in 1957 as a single store in Missouri to a business consisting of 5,562 stores in 47 U.S. states and 21 stores in Mexico and more than 72,000 team members.


Our company is built on the foundation of the O'Reilly culture. Our business ethics make up our company culture, and it is our way of life!


O’Reilly Auto Parts was founded in 1957 and began with one store in Springfield, Missouri. There are currently 5,562 stores in 47 U.S. states and 21 stores in Mexico.