Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels Offers A Super Wide Street Comp Tire For 17-Inch Wheels


The Street Comp ultra-high performance (UHP) tire from Mickey Thompson utilizes Mickey Thompson’s legendary tire technology in a street tire that’s perfect for today’s late model American muscle cars and more. Now offered in a super wide 315x35R17 for Ford Mustang with a 17-inch wheel, the Street Comp is now available in 19 popular sizes. 



“The Street Comp was designed with today’s late model American muscle cars in mind,” said Ken Warner, VP of Marketing, Mickey Thompson. “These cars have higher horsepower and torque and need a UHP street tire with superior response and ride comfort. This new wide size is the perfect choice for the new model Mustang, and reflects the incredible spirit of this iconic muscle car.” 



The Street Comp has a UTQG 300 AA A treadwear rating and a unique tread design for superior performance and responsive handling in both wet and dry conditions. 



About Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels 
Max-Trac Tire Co., Inc., dba Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels, markets racing and high-performance tires and wheels for street, strip, truck, and off-road applications. The company was founded in 1963 by racing legend Mickey Thompson and is headquartered in Stow, Ohio, USA.  For more information, visit www.mickeythompsontires.com


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Monday, February 03, 2014 1:24 PM
Mickey Thompson is traditionally associated with drag racing and if these are designed with American muscle cars in mind, I can't help but wonder if there is an emphasis in forward traction for drag racing at the expense of lateral grip. Even if some of the newer muscle cars do just fine in the corners.

I'd love to see some kind of side-by-side comparison to some other UHP tires. Even if you can't get to a track to mount a couple on the same day, just some impressions on a car you're used to driving. You guys should get a set mounted for one of your project cars.
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