Archive for Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels

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→

SEMA 2013: 40 Awesome Off-Road Vehicles

Friday, November 8th, 2013

sema2013offroad 12 800x533 SEMA 2013: 40 Awesome Off Road Vehicles

 

Every year SEMA attracts hundreds of the world’s most excellently modified vehicles, from motorcycles that make you go “how does that work” to tuners so low you wonder how they can get over a speedbump…much less a pothole, SEMA is the place. But it’s not just the cars that make people come to the world’s largest aftermarket show for, there’s also the 4WDs. If there’s a single hot vehicle at this year’s SEMA show, it’s without a question the Jeep Wrangler JK—but there’s plenty of other vehicles here too. From rock crawlers, to rock racers, trophy trucks, and prerunners, almost everything is at SEMA—don’t miss it.  Read More→

Mickey Thompson 50 years 220x110 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS CELEBRATES 50 YEARS AT THIS YEAR’S SEMA SHOWSTOW, OH – Oct. 31, 2013 – Founded by the legendary Mickey Thompson and friend Gene McMannis in 1963, Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) will celebrate 50 years of innovation and product excellence during the 2013 SEMA Show.

Make plans to visit booth 43035, South Hall, lower level. Read More→

Deegan 38 A1 Image 220x133 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS HOSTS BRIAN DEEGAN TO INTRODUCE THE NEW DEEGAN 38 TIRE DURING 2013 SEMA SHOW MEDIA CONFERENCESTOW, OH – Oct. 10, 2013 – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) has announced a new date and time for the scheduled media conference at this year’s SEMA show. Now scheduled for Tuesday, November 5 at 11:00 a.m., booth 43035, Mickey Thompson will host racing icon Brian Deegan to help introduce the new Mickey Thompson Deegan 38 tire.trans MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS HOSTS BRIAN DEEGAN TO INTRODUCE THE NEW DEEGAN 38 TIRE DURING 2013 SEMA SHOW MEDIA CONFERENCE 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→

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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IMG 2184 Deegan 220x146 Brian Deegan and Dave Mason Jr. Earn LOORRS Podium Spots on Mickey Thompson TiresSTOW, OH – Aug. 30, 2013 – Rounds 11 and 12 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) competition Aug. 23-25 at the Wild West Motorsports Park in Reno, Nev., ended with plenty of podium finishes on Mickey Thompson tires.

Mickey Thompson-sponsored Brian Deegan (Deegan Motorsports) earned a first place finish in the Pro 2 Unlimited class, and a second place finish in the Pro Lite class in round 11, and a second place finish in both Pro 2 and Pro Lite in round 12. Dave Mason Jr., who competes in the Pro Buggy Unlimited class, earned a third place finish in round 11.   Read More→

MT 50 Years Logo 220x110 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS RETURNS AS OFFICIAL TIRE SPONSOR OF CARLISLE TRUCK NATIONALSSTOW, OH – July 29, 2013 – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels returns to the Carlisle Truck Nationals as the 2013 Official Tire Sponsor. The Carlisle Truck Nationals, scheduled Aug. 2-4 in Carlisle, Pa., features more than 2,000 custom trucks, 4x4s, SUVs, vans, big rigs and classic trucks creating one of the largest truck events in the world. Read More→

MT BajaATZp3Sidebiter High 166x220 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES 12 NEW BAJA ATZP3 SIZES AVAILABLE MAY 2013STOW, OH – May 16, 2013 – The new all-terrain Baja ATZP3 with PowerPly three-ply sidewalls is Mickey Thompson’s next-generation, all-terrain tire. The Baja ATZP3 combines unique design elements, tire technology and engineering to deliver excellent off-road traction, a quieter ride and superior durability for today’s light trucks and 4×4’s.  Read More→

MICKEY TOUGHTRUCKS 2013 220x157 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS RETURNS AS TOUGH TRUCKS CHALLENGE TITLE SPONSOR STOW, OH – May 15, 2013 – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels returns this year as the Tough Trucks Challenge title sponsor. The 2013 Tough Trucks Challenge is part of the 28th annual spring 4-Wheel Jamboree Nationals beginning with the first event May 17-19 at the Allen County Fairgrounds, Lima, Ohio.
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RockyRidge MT Truck 220x129 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS TEAMS UP WITH ROCKY RIDGE CUSTOM TRUCKS TO BUILD 100 LIMITED EDITION TRUCKSSTOW, OH – April 3, 2013 – Mickey Thompson has teamed up with Rocky Ridge Custom Trucks to build 100 limited edition Rocky Ridge Mickey Thompson Signature Series trucks. Each custom built 2013 Chevy or GMC 1500 truck will feature Mickey Thompson’s 20×9 Sidebiter wheels and 35×12.50R20 Baja ATZp3 tires as well as custom painted graphics featuring the ATZp3 tread design.

“This limited edition Signature Series truck is an awesome tribute to our brand, our 50th anniversary and to our new ATZp3 all-terrain tire that we will be launching this year,” stated Ken Warner, VP sales and marketing, Mickey Thompson. “We really enjoyed working with the Rocky Ridge team on this project.”  Read More→

Rebate 300x250 lt tires 220x183 Buy Four LT Tires or Wheels, Get $50 Prepaid MasterCardSTOW, OH – March 25, 2013 – Starting April 1 through June 30, Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) is offering consumers who purchase a set of four Baja STZ, Baja ATZ, Baja MTZ or Baja Claw TTC tires or select four Sidebiter, Classic III, Classic III Black, Classic Big Rig, or Mickey Metal Series wheels a $50 prepaid MasterCard.

“As part of our 50th anniversary celebration, we wanted to develop a great incentive for some of our most popular light truck tires and wheels,” stated Ken Warner, VP Sales & Marketing, Mickey Thompson. “Buy a full set of qualifying tires or wheels and earn $50 in the form of a prepaid MasterCard as our way of saying thank you for 50 great years.” Read More→