This web page is in memory of Mickey Thompson - M/T one of Motor
Sports greatest innovators and drivers in the sport. He has raced in
almost every form of Motor Sports possible, Drag Racing, Boats, Road
Corses, Mexican Road Race, Bonneville attempts, Indy 500, and Off
Road racing. M/T has set over 500 National and International records.
He was the innovator of the first Sling Shot dragster, the staging
lights for drag racing and water barriers for auto crash protection.
He did research and development for Chevrolet and the Aero Space
Industry. He has patented numerous inventions. Designed the wide
profile tire we use today. He would design and build what ever was
needed to do the job. The world of Motor Sports lost a very talented
man when he was killed. I hope you enjoy the information compiled
here and never forget a great man in the Motor Sports world.