The marque is primarily based on Jaguar as both names are taken from species of the feline family and their lineup features cars mostly based on Jaguars. Ocelot also represents fellow British automaker Lotus with the introduction of the Ardent. The company features design cues based on Maserati. The Pariah is the only car that is not based upon a Jaguar or Lotus vehicle.
Ocelot Special Projects Division
Ocelot Special Projects Division, or OSPD for short, is a performance division of Ocelot likely based on the real life company Special Vehicle Operations. The OSPD name can be seen on the two liveries for the Lynx: Ocelot Racing and Xero Gas, above the doors and on the front close to the grille on the respective liveries.
- Jugular - A car manufacturer in earlier GTA games also based on Jaguar.
- Lampadati - Another manufacturer with models based on Jaguar and Maserati designs.