Mickey Thompson Sponsor s WCHRA’s ‘The Battle’

Weekend event is known as one of the best grudge, bracket and index races on the West Coast.


It will be a duel in the desert as Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels sponsors exciting grudge match and index drag racing from the West Coast Hot Rod Association.

WCHRA’s sixth annual The Battle is set for April 21-25 at Tucson Dragway in Arizona. Known as one of the best grudge, bracket and index races on the West Coast, The Battle features huge payouts for Big Tire, Pro 275, Small Tire, Nitrous Only, Outlaw 8.5, Limited Small Tire, Ultra Street, 4.00 Index, .500 Index, Super Pro Bracket (Electronics) and Pro Bracket (Non-Electronics) contests.

Mickey Thompson has a complete line of bias ply and radial drag tires for all Sportsman drag racing classes.

“WCHRA racing is for racers, by racers, and we appreciate the opportunity to serve as series sponsor for the exciting competition that The Battle brings,” said Ken Warner, Vice President of Marketing for Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels. “From low-6-second door-slammers to 14-second daily drivers, the West Coast Hot Rod Association has it all with 1/4-mile and 1/8-mile racing.”

The Battle offers a 64-car minimum in each class for guaranteed payouts, making it a popular weekend event with racers from across the Southwest.

For more information on Mickey Thompson’s drag racing products and complete lineup of tires and wheels, visit www.mickeythompsontires.com.