Mickey Thompson designs, develops and distributes specialty tyres and wheels for the street, strip, track, and off-road. Since its founding in 1963, the company has championed many firsts in the tyre and wheel industry, from the first wide low profile tyres at Indy 500 to the strongest, widest light weight forged aluminium wheels. Designing and producing innovative tread patterns, compounds and wheel styles to build the best performance tyres and wheels in the world was our focus then, and is still our focus today.
Mickey Thompson Performance Tyres & Wheels is known worldwide as a leader in high performance tyres and wheels for use on the street, strip, track, and off-road. Their commitment and dedication to racing began with Mickey Thompson and Gene McMannis. Mickey, an innovative race car 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.