SANTA ANA, CA – London’s calling…and Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) is answering. YTC, in conjunction with US Youth Soccer, is sending 12 Yokohama Skills Challenge participants (along with chaperones) to England for a “Chelsea FC Experience,” including a visit to legendary Stamford Bridge.
SANTA ANA, CA – For the second consecutive year, Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) is combining its Chelsea Football Club (FC) sponsorship with its “Spring Getaway” national rebate promotion. From now through May 31, consumers can once again choose between a 2016-2017 Chelsea FC jersey or a $60/$80 Yokohama Visa Prepaid card after purchasing a set of four select Yokohama tires (including the new ultra-high-performance ADVAN A052™).
Late last year we came across a trademark filing for “Toyota FT-4X.” The trademarked was placed for automobiles and structural parts thereof, and we speculated at the time the name sure sounds like a possible 4×4. Toyota has used the “FT” moniker before, which has typically stood for Future Toyota. The FT tag and the 4X tag sure sounds like a potential 4×4, though we still have no other information other than the name (and the above teaser image). When pressed about what this new model might be months ago, Toyota representatives were mum on the topic.
Stow, Ohio – Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels has added a new tire to the popular Deegan 38 product line. The highly anticipated Deegan 38 All-Terrain (A/T) tire is available in 33 sizes within the 15- to 22-inch range for light truck, SUV and 4×4 applications, as well as light truck Metric sizes with increased towing capacity.
Yokohama Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, is joining forces with Nitro Circus, the world’s leading action sports and entertainment brand, to spotlight Yokohama’s rugged GEOLANDAR line of light truck tires to Nitro Circus’ high-energy, hardcore fan base.
STOW, OH – Returning with enthusiastic support for the 2017 Bassmaster Elite Series, Dick Cepek Tires & Wheels has committed to providing contingency support to the famed series. Support for the Series will includes the Rolling Forward Award, and the on-site support of the growing Team Dick Cepek, starting February, 2017.
“Dick Cepek was a true outdoorsman,” explained Ken Warner, Vice President of Marketing for Dick Cepek. “He was an adventurer, and he developed tire and wheel products that could conquer any terrain. Our continued relationship with B.A.S.S reflects the spirit of our brand.”
STOW, OH – The lineage of the ROUSH Performance Off-Road F-150 continues in true from, as the aluminum-bodied 2017 special edition will feature multiple upgrades, including Baja ATZP3 305/55R20 tires and 20X9 M/T Metal Series wheels designed specifically for ROUSH. Combined with a 2.0 Performance Series Suspension, the addition of the Baja ATZP3 tires provide the 2017 ROUSH Off-Road 150 with the all-terrain and mud terrain features today’s off-road enthusiasts rely on.
MESA, AZ: Everyday from 9-11 a.m. the Ladies of Hammertown gathered at the 4 Wheel Parts booth for a Ladies Offroad Social with coffee, cocoa, tea, water and snacks for a casual environment to talk and get to know each other. In addition to the daily socials, there were two hands-on experiences that ladies could participate in.
On Tuesday afternoon over 60 Ladies gathered to try their hand at welding at the Ladies Offroad Welding Experience hosted by ESAB Welding & Cutting, and on Wednesday Ladies gathered at the BFGoodrich Tires Garage for the Ladies Offroad Tire & Winch Experience to learn how to change a tire from Brad Lovell and work a winch line with WARN. At each event the ladies were entered into immediate drawings including I’m Not Just a Girl shirts, ESAB Welding Helmets, BFGoodrich Tires Gloves and more. They were also entered into the week-long drawing for the Black Forest Gear $649 Fridge/Freezer and Kicker $199 Amphitheater.
Greenville, S.C. – BFGoodrich Tires, the official tire of SCORE International, developed its off-road identity four decades ago in the Baja peninsula in Mexico. To recognize the importance this region played in the legacy of its motorsports success, BFGoodrich announced a charitable donation of $10,000 USD to the Ensenada Family Development System (DIF) in an effort to make a difference in the lives of families in Baja, Mexico. Additionally, BFGoodrich committed to an upgrade to the historic monument that stands near the start/finish line of the annual SCORE Baja 500 and Baja 1000 race. This monument, donated by the people and administration of Ensenada several years ago, recognized the impact BFGoodrich and SCORE International racing has made on the community of Ensenada.