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Nitto Exo Grappler All Weather Tire

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Nitto Tire’s new Exo Grappler AWT delivers year-round traction for your truck or SUV off road and on road

Nitto Exo Grappler AWT Sidewall 1 220x169 Nitto Exo Grappler All Weather TireFast Facts:

  • Superior traction in dirt, rock, gravel, snow and ice.
  • Three Peak Mountain Snowflake winter rated.
  • Two unique sidewall designs let you customize the look of your truck or SUV.

Cypress, Calif. (July 31, 2014) – Four wheeling is all about enjoying the freedom to go anywhere, at anytime. But even with the wide range of capabilities that today’s off-road tires possess, the ability to deliver traction in any weather, including ice and snow, is not usually one of them. Now, Nitto Tire U.S.A. Inc., a leading manufacturer of off-road and street performance tires, has announced that it has added a new tire to its popular Grappler series that really is a true all-weather tire – the Exo Grappler AWT. Read More→

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Mickey Thompsons Deegan 38 Tire 165x220 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES DEEGAN 38™ LIGHT TRUCK TIRESTOW, OH – Feb. 28, 2014 – Mickey Thompson’s innovative new light truck tire, the Deegan 38, is scheduled for availability in April. Developed with five-time Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) champion and 16-time X Games medalist Brian Deegan, the Deegan 38 is the ultimate mud-terrain tire delivering aggressive performance, respectable street manners and impressive style.

“Product innovation is part of our legacy, and we’ve worked with a champion competitor to develop a new product with trusted Mickey Thompson quality and performance,” stated Ken Warner, VP of Marketing, Mickey Thompson. “The Deegan 38 offers a truly unique mud terrain tire with long tread life, versatility and rugged appearance for demanding enthusiasts.”   Read More→

IMG 2145 Deegan 220x146 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS HOSTS BRIAN DEEGAN TO INTRODUCE THE NEW DEEGAN 38 TIRE DURING 2013 SEMA SHOW MEDIA CONFERENCESTOW, OH – Sept. 27, 2013 –Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) today announced it will host racing icon Brian Deegan at this year’s SEMA show, Wednesday, November 6, at 3:30 p.m., booth 43035, for a special media conference to introduce the new Mickey Thompson Deegan 38 tire.   Read More→

Unique Wheel Design Offers Four New Finishes Creating a New Look for JKs

Rugged Ridge Drakon Wheel Installed on JK Jeep Wranger Front Driver 3q 220x220 RUGGED RIDGE ANNOUNCES NEW DRAKON ALLOY WHEELS FOR ’07 ’13 JEEP® JK WRANGLERSuwanee, Ga. (September 17, 2013) – Rugged Ridge® today announced the availability of its newest wheel, The Drakon Alloy, offering a new, sleek patent pending design that takes control and style to a whole new level for ’07-’13 Jeep® Wrangler (JK) owners.

With the reputation for offering some of the highest quality Jeep parts and accessories worldwide, Rugged Ridge designed and built its new wheel from cast aluminum alloy and made it available in four stunning finishes to create a unique appearance;satin black, satin black with a gold lip, satin black with a gunmetal lip and gunmetal. Read More→

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SideBiter II web 220x220 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES THE SIDEBITER® II WHEEL AVAILABLE LATE SEPTEMBERSTOW, OH – Sept. 6, 2013 – The new Sidebiter II Wheel is one of several new additions to Mickey Thompson’s impressive wheel line. This tough, stylish wheel features the signature “Sidebiter” styling, a durable satin black finish, a seven-spoke design, and a new “pop-top” center with embossed center cap featuring the Mickey Thompson logo. Available in popular 15-, 16-, 17- and 20-inch diameters, the new Sidebiter II has a high load rating, a lifetime limited warranty for structural defects, and a one-year warranty on the finish. Read More→

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Classic Baja Lock web 220x220 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES  THE CLASSIC BAJA LOCK WHEEL AVAILABLE LATE SEPTEMBERSTOW, OH – Sept. 4, 2013 – The Classic Baja Lock Wheel is one of several new additions to Mickey Thompson’s impressive wheel line. This tough, stylish wheel features a finely machined simulated beadlock, a matte black protective finish, and is embossed with Mickey Thompson logos on the lock ring and center cap. Available in popular 15-, 16- and 17-inch sizes, the Classic Baja Lock has a high load rating, special trailer applications, a lifetime limited warranty for structural defects, and a one-year warranty on the finish.
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DC Crawler Aluminum 220x220 Raceline DC Wheel Crowned as Premier Dub CrawlerGARDEN GROVE, CA    AUGUST 28, 2013:  American Made heavy duty cast wheel called the ‘DC Wheel’ has been specifically designed for off road vehicles that require large offsets, like a Ultra4 IFS car, Pro4 Short Course truck or a Land Rover as examples.  It is the latest wheel design of many from Raceline Wheels.  “We designed this wheel for everyone that needs larger backspaces to fit the new IFS technology,” said Greg Mulkey, Raceline Offroad Division Director.  “They are already a race proven design, and it was at the recent WE Rock event that they got coined the Dub Crawler for the17” bright polished look!” Read More→

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Nissan Patrol Creeper Locks™ Beadlock Wheel

Monday, August 26th, 2013

301021 KIT 220x140 Nissan Patrol Creeper Locks™ Beadlock WheelLooking for a beadlock wheel for your Nissan Patrol? Well look no further. Trail-Gear is now offering our Creeper Locks™ Beadlock Wheels for the Nissan Patrol. What are Creeper Locks? Creeper Locks are TrailGear’s Trail-Gear price! Creeper Locks are 17″ X 9″ wheels with a backspacing of 3.75″ and are made from a solid piece of aluminum. This wheel has a 4.37″ (111mm) center bore. Each wheel weighs a whopping 45 lbs with locking ring and hardware. These are no ordinary aluminum wheels, Creeper Locks™ are super tough and built to last. Each wheel is cast with the inner beadlock as part of the wheel. All 24 of the bolt holes on the wheel have steel Time-Serts® installed to prevent the bolts from galling. Drop down inner lip centers tire on to wheel during mounting. Six M12-1.25 lug nuts are provided with each wheel. Read More→

  • Find out what it takes to win the General Tire Vegas to Reno race here.
  • Team GT will rely on red letter GRABBER’s to get them to the finish line.

12bitd v2r freitas pr 001 220x146 Born From Competition, the GRABBER Tire Continues to ShineFort Mill, SC – August 16, 2013.  Noted as the longest off-road race in the U.S., the General Tire Vegas to Reno race provides a platform for General Tire to showcase their signature red letter GRABBER tire which was born from competition.  Originally developed in the desert, the GRABBER tire, and its technologies, transcend the race course and are available to consumers at dealerships across the country.  But it was a lengthy process, and labor of love, to bring the GRABBER to life.

“Once we began testing the GRABBER tire, we spent a couple years in the desert refining the technologies,” said Tony Talbert, tuning key account manager for General Tire.  “We modified the tire two to three times until it worked well in the desert before bringing it to the street.” Read More→

Trail Country DC7 13 161x220 DICK CEPEK® TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES NEW TRAIL COUNTRY RADIAL IN 26 POPULAR SIZESSTOW, OH – August 1 2013 – The new Trail Country radial from Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels (Dick Cepek), a true all-terrain tire for light trucks and SUVs, is scheduled for availability in 26 popular sizes by the end of August. Proven Dick Cepek design elements combine with modern technology and a five-rib tread pattern that allow the Trail Country to tackle tough off-road terrains while providing superior street performance, handling and wear. Read More→

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