STOW, OH – February 24, 2015 – The popular Baja STZ from Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels just got better. In addition to delivering excellent steering response, superior grip and great all-weather performance, the Baja STZ now carries a 50,000-mile limited tread wear warranty in the 48 contiguous United States, the District of Columbia and in Canada.
CYPRESS, Calif. — Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has announced a safety recall campaign on approximately 138 of the company’s 22-inch Toyo Open Country M/T® tires. The recall campaign covers the Open Country M/T in size 40X15.5R22 127Q, manufactured during the week of October 26, 2014. These tires are intended for light trucks, SUVs and vans.
In a small number of these recall tires, a production error may have resulted in tires with off-center belts. If undetected, this condition may potentially contribute to a tread/belt separation and/or loss of inflation pressure, which may increase the risk of tire failure and a vehicle crash.
Abrams, Wisc. – BFGoodrich Tires has entered its fifth season supporting MORR and its Sportsman short-course competitors with a season long contingency program worth $22,000. The Sportsman Off-Road Series will see the one hundred forty MORR member racer group compete in ten rounds of competition at two of the most iconic short course facilities in North America, Crandon International Off-Road Raceway and Bark River International Off-Road Raceway.
The BFGoodrich Tires offer will reward first place finishers equipped with BFGoodrich Tires with $300 in Sport Light, Super Stock Truck, Super Truck, Light Buggy, Single Buggy, and Super Buggy. The top finishers in Stock Truck, Formula 4×4, Classix, and Limited 4 will receive $100 for every win.
Vision Wheel has formed a partnership with SCORE International, the world-renowned sanctioning body for the internationally televised five-race SCORE World Desert Championship, it was announced by Todd Robinson, V.P. Operations for Vision Wheel.
“Vision Wheel is proud to become a prime partner with the premier off-road race sanctioning body and we want to position our brand as the leading off-road wheel company,” said Robinson.
GILBERT, AZ: This weekend kicks off the 6th year of the Lucas Oil Off-Road Regional Series Arizona presented by ADS Shocks. The series is a grass-roots short course racing organization that follows the same rules as the National Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing series, allowing more opportunities for spectators and participants to attend off-road racing events local to the Phoenix area. “We have another action packed schedule lined up for the Arizona racers. We have commitments from drivers ranging in age from 7 to 72, featuring some of the best off-roaders in Arizona,” said Tim Jones, Series Owner. “We have a list of high-profile racers already entered into this weekends race including The Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr, Pro Off-Road driver Corry Weller and many other Lucas Oil racers that will be putting in their testing before the professional season starts. Yes, you can meet these racers in a more relaxed and open environment, or race against them!”
MASSILLON, Ohio – A.R.E. Accessories has the new 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon pickup covered with utility and style by offering a range of well-designed fiberglass truck cap and tonneau cover products.
Clackamas, OR – Warn Industries ZEON Platinum – the toughest, most technologically advanced truck and SUV winch on the trail today – is now available through WARN’s extensive worldwide dealer network. It is built for those who push the limits – with double the durability, 20% faster line speed, and extreme IP68-rated waterproofing. Key features include the world’s first remote controlled clutch, and the all-new Advanced Wireless Remote. ZEON 10 Platinum, and ZEON 12 Platinum winches deliver 10,000 and 12,000 lb. (4536 and 5440 kg) capacities, and come with a steel rope and roller fairlead. ZEON 10-S Platinum features WARN® Spydura® Synthetic rope and a polished aluminum hawse fairlead.
Chevrolet announced today it is adding a $1,595 Black Out package for regular- and double-cab 2015 Silverado 1500 WT, or work truck, models. The Black Out package includes 20-inch black painted aluminum wheels, P275/55R20 all-season blackwall tires, deep tinted glass and black bowties.