Team M/T Member Dan Fletcher Sweeps NHRA Competition Earning Historic 85Th Event Win And Making NHRA History On Mickey Thompson Tires

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Stow, OH - NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Sportsman Racer, Dan Fletcher, is the only Sportsman racer to sweep the "Western Swing," having won all three races in 1994, and again this season at the O'Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Northwest Nationals on August 4.

Fletcher earned his second Swing sweep for wins 84 and 85 making him the 17th driver to accomplish the double-win feat, and earning the 28th double in NHRA history.Fletcher's double is also especially remarkable because the 85th victory ties him with NHRA legend Bob Glidden, another Mickey Thompson competitor, for fourth place on the all-time NHRA wins list.

"Dan Fletcher is a platinum member of Team M/T, and we were thrilled to see him earn this string of incredible wins and make NHRA history," stated Tom Kundrik, motorsports manager, Mickey Thompson. "As we celebrate our 50th year, it's incredible for us to also share in celebrating these kinds of victories."

Fletcher competes using Mickey Thompson's #30751 tires size 32.0/14.5-15 and Pro 5 Drag Wheels. He has been a loyal Team M/T Member since 1994. For more information about Mickey Thompson?s tires and wheels for the strip, visit http://www.mickeythompsontires.com.