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deegan sig crest 176x220 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS SPONSORS OFF ROAD AND MOTOCROSS RACING LEGEND, BRIAN “THE GENERAL” DEEGAN STOW, OH – February 11, 2013 – Beginning with this year’s race season, Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) will enter into a long-term sponsorship agreement with four-time Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) Short Course champion and 15-time X Games medalist, Brian Deegan. Through this unique relationship, Mickey Thompson will act as the official car and off-road tire sponsor for Deegan, and will provide support in a variety of ways including sponsorship of his LOORRS and Global RallyCross Championship (GRC) presence.  Read More→

MT 50 Years Logo 220x110 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS CELEBRATES 50 YEARSSTOW, OH – February 5, 2013 – Founded by the legendary Mickey Thompson and friend Gene McMannis in 1963, Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) today announced it is celebrating 50 years of innovation and product excellence in 2013. Thompson and McMannis started with a visionary way to design, manufacture and test high performance tires – a legacy that remains the backbone of the company today.

“This is an incredible milestone for our company,” stated Ken Warner, VP Sales & Marketing, Mickey Thompson. “We want to celebrate this achievement and commemorate this anniversary by honoring both our history and the future of our company.”  Read More→

Baja Claw TTC Radial Black Wheel1meg 169x220 MICKEY THOMPSON’S BAJA CLAW® TTC RADIAL, NOW IN A 37 INCH SIZESTOW, Ohio – Dec. 19, 2012 – Now available in 37X12.50R17LT size, the Baja Claw TTC Radial from Mickey Thompson is the ultimate extremely rugged, off-road performance tire with advanced radial construction. This tire will take on tough terrain with confidence – clawing over boulders, digging through mud, tearing through gravel – and then transitions to the street with ease.

“We’ve integrated a combination of technologies to make the Baja Claw TTC Radial the ultimate off-road tire,” said Ken Warner, VP Sales & Marketing, Mickey Thompson. “With the introduction of the 37X12.50R17LT, we now have nine sizes in this popular off-road radial.”  Read More→

Classic III Wheels 400x300 220x165 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES THE NEW CLASSIC III WHEEL STOW, OH – September 10, 2012 – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) is proud to introduce the new Classic III wheel for light trucks and SUV’s. Available in popular 15-, 16- and 17-inch sizes, the Classic III offers a higher load rating for heavier loads and hauling with a greater number of fitments as well as special 15×7 and 16×7 sizes in either a six-lug or eight-lug design for trailers and toy haulers. The wheel features a deeply embossed Mickey Thompson logo and also includes a corrosive-resistant center cap with the Mickey Thompson logo. Read More→

MT Metal combo 220x165 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES THE NEW MICKEY METAL SERIES WHEELS Stow, Oh. – September 6, 2012 – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels (Mickey Thompson) is pleased to introduce the new Mickey Metal Series wheels. These affordable, heavy duty steel wheels feature a tough black powder coat, embossed center cap, and the Mickey Thompson name stamped directly into the wheel face. Available in popular 15-, 16- and 17-inch sizes, the Mickey Metal Series wheels are offered in several options including the MT-28 (original eight-hole wheel) and the MT-88 (the 10-hole “D-window” wheel).

“The Mickey Metal Series wheels were specially designed for today’s tough off-roaders, trailers and toy haulers,” said Ken Warner, VP Sales & Marketing, Mickey Thompson. “These stylish black wheels are available in the most popular sizes, plus a special application for toy haulers and an exclusive 17×9 size for late model trucks with larger brakes. They’re tough, functional and affordable with the ultimate style you’d expect from Mickey Thompson.”  Read More→

BajaSTZRadial rgb 159x220 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS INTRODUCES 15 NEW SIZES TO THE BAJA STZ™ RADIAL LINE STOW, OH – Mickey Thompson is proud to introduce 15 new popular light truck and metric sizes to the Baja STZ Radial line including 15-, 16-, 17-, 18- and 20-inch sizes. Originally introduced early in 2011, the Baja STZ is one of the best all-terrain tires available today. It offers excellent steering response, superior grip and great all-weather traction making it the perfect choice for work, play or sportsman applications.  Read More→

GeiserBrosSmall 220x133 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS SPONSORS  GEISER BROTHERS IN 2012 LUCAS OIL OFF ROAD RACING SERIESSTOW, OH – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels is proud to sponsor the Geiser Brothers Motorsports team for the 2012 Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series (LOORRS) season. Through this exciting partnership, Mickey Thompson will provide the team with the new Baja Pro 35X12.50R17LT tire developed for the Pro 2 and Pro 4 Unlimited racing classes. Read More→

MT Tires 220x100 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS RETURNS AS  2012 LUCAS OIL OFF ROAD RACING SERIES SPONSOR STOW, OH – After an incredible year in 2011, Mickey Thompson Performance  Tires & Wheels has returned to the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS)  as a 2012 series sponsor. Through this program, Mickey Thompson will provide  the legendary Baja tires and track-side support to racers, and will continue to  work collaboratively with teams in the Super-Lite, Pro-Lite Unlimited and Pro-Buggy  Unlimited classes to test and prove their off-road tire products. The company also  plans to introduce the advanced Baja Pro tire developed for the Pro 2 and Pro 4  Unlimited racing classes planned for introduction at the season opener.  Read More→

PROJECT VEHICLE BUILT BY MIKE DUVAL OF XTREME TOYZ

ProjectFordBigRig 150x112 MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS EARNS 2011 FORD PRODUCT EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR PROJECT “BIG RIG” FORD F250 4X4

STOW, OH – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels is proud to be a 2011 Ford Product Excellence Award winner for the 2011 Ford F250 4×4 Project “Big Rig” featured at the 2011 SEMA Show. The award was created to recognize excellence in project vehicle execution. Following Ford’s assessment of all the Ford project vehicles featured at the SEMA Show this year, the Mickey Thompson project truck was selected based upon the following criteria:

·           New product development
·           Vehicle appearance
·           Marketability/fit with the brand
·           Use of automotive aftermarket parts
·           Vehicle display  Read More→

MICKEY THOMPSON CONSUMER REBATE PROGRAM

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS ANNOUNCES CONSUMER REBATE PROGRAM FOR BAJA CLAW TTC RADIAL TIRES EFFECTIVE APRIL 1 THROUGH MAY 31 2011

2011 03 MickeyThompsonBajaClawTTC 257x300 MICKEY THOMPSON CONSUMER REBATE PROGRAM STOW, OH – Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels is proud to announce a consumer rebate program on the new Baja Claw TTC Radial tires, Mickey Thompson’s best selling extreme off-road radial. Beginning April 1 through May 31 simply purchase four Baja Claw TTC Radial tires in a single transaction,
and receive a $50 mail-in rebate.  Read More→

baja claw ttc radial MICKEY THOMPSON PERFORMANCE TIRES & WHEELS  INTRODUCES THE NEW BAJA CLAW® TTC RADIALSTOW, OH – The new Baja Claw TTC Radial from Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels is the ultimate extreme, rugged, off-road performance tire with advanced radial construction.

“We’ve integrated a combination of technologies developed in a real-world setting to make the Baja Claw TTC Radial the ultimate off-road tire,” said Ken Warner, VP Sales & Marketing, Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels. “We will offer the popular 15-inch flotation sizes, and several 16- and 17-inch light truck metric sizes with increased load carrying capacity – perfect for today’s off-road vehicles.” Read More→

STOW, OH Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels joins forces with the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series this year as a sponsor. Through this program, Mickey Thompson will provide the legendary Baja tires and track-side support to racers. Mickey Thompson will work collaboratively with teams in the Pro-Lite Unlimited and Pro-Buggy Unlimited classes to test and prove their off-road tire products. Read More→