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Welcome to Mickey Thompson’s legendary world

American motor racing legend and innovator Mickey Thompson gave tyre design no limits. His tyre company has been a leader in tyre innovation since 1963 and is now known worldwide as a leader in high performance 4x4 tyres and wheels for the track and offroad.

Why Mickey Thompson Tyres?

Mickey Thompson designs, develops and distributes speciality tyres for the street, track, and off-road. They are known worldwide as a leader in high performance tyres and wheels for use on the track and in off-road racing. Designing and producing innovative tread patterns and compounds to build the best performance tyres in the world was their focus then, and today. With the world’s largest range of speciality sizes, off-road tread patterns and carcass construction, you too can experience the legendary performance of Mickey Thompson’s off-road 4x4 tyres.

Sidebiters, tread running down the sidewall of a tyre; an off-road 4x4 tyre with a directional tread pattern at 23 degrees; and Kevlar belted 4x4 tyres are all original Mickey Thompson innovations. Today, Mickey Thompson tyres continue to be a leader in tyre innovation. The latest PowerPly, a carcass construction that gives a tyre faster response.

Since its founding in 1963, Mickey Thompson has championed many firsts in the tyre industry, from wide low profile street tyres to rugged, aggressive tread off-road tyres. The brand’s commitment and dedication to racing began with Mickey Thompson and Gene McMannis. Mickey, an innovative racing driver, designer, and promoter held 485 national and international speed and endurance records. Gene McMannis' racing accomplishments included designing and developing tyres for the Pan American Road Race, Daytona, LeMans, Indy 500, and Bonneville Salt Flats. He holds various patents.

Racing Heritage

Winning races in record times motivated Mickey Thompson’s innovations in tyre design. He designed the tyres that made him the fastest man on earth by travelling at 406.6 mph (650.6 kph); set a record time to win the most gruelling offroad race of them all the Baja 1000 and go on to set 485 speed and endurance records, more than any man on earth.

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