Tagged with MTZ

Mud Driving Tips

  Let’s face it, we all love mud but did you know that not all mud is the same? There are 10 different types of soil in Australia, all of which create a different type of mud. Here are 5 top tips for next time you’re out chucking some mud in your truck. Always carry … Continue reading

Legendary Mud Tyres

If you’re looking for a legendary set of mud tyres to tackle the biggest of bog holes check out the Mickey Thompson MTZ and Claw TTC. Mickey Thompson Baja Radial MTZ 40% Road & Sand, 60% Dirt & Mud Extreme off-roaders will appreciate the great ride and handling that this mud tyre has on the … Continue reading

Magher Finishes On A High

Narva Racings Mick Magher and Daniel Hose finished their first season on a high, taking their V8 powered GU Patrol to equal first place in the Extreme 4WD Class in the inaugural four round ARB Australian Off Road Racing Series. The 2013 season kicked off with a third in class at the 40th Anniversary Sea … Continue reading

Sandy Bowman: Extreme Off-road Racer

Sandy Bowman grew up racing go karts before moving on to drag cars and winch challenges. At the age of 19 Sandy discovered his love for 4WDs and has since become a legend in not only off-road racing but also winch challenges and other extreme off-road events. Sandy has been involved in off-road racing for … Continue reading

PART 2: Chris Western – Racing the Legend

Chris Western races across every terrain imaginable, wheat belt scrub, jumps, sandhills, big whoops, gravel, baked red earth, apine forest floor studded with tree roots and deep mud in the pouring rain. After 20 years of racing and looking at what other racers were using, Chris chose Mickey Thompson Tires and has never looked back, Chris says, “Choosing the … Continue reading

Superstars Of Off-Road Racing

Mickey Thompson was heavily involved in off-road racing in the USA and innovated tyres and vehicles specifically for off-road racing, with many of his original innovations still being used today. It is due to Mickey Thompson’s rich heritage in off-road racing that Mickey Thompson Tires made the decision to become involved in off-road racing through … Continue reading

Are you an extreme off-roader who likes playing in the mud? Mickey Thompson’s Baja MTZ is the perfect tyre for you!

The Baja MTZ is a serious off-road tyre built for 40% road & sand, 60% dirt & mud. The MTZ  tread block ‘cutouts’ aid self-cleaning in sticky situations and stone kickers stop rocks ‘drilling’ into the carcass. Deep scalloped shoulder lugs maximise off-road traction in soft or boggy conditions and improve resistance to tread chipping. … Continue reading