Tagged with Off-road

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

Mickey Thompson Dealers Conquer Mt Terrible

Situated at the union of the Goulburn and Jamieson Rivers in Victoria, Mt Terrible is a great 4WD destination for those who love a tough track. Mt Terrible’s peak is 1325 metres above sea level and the main track is made up of a number of challenging terrains including steep ascents, rocks and ditches.  In … 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