Archive for Month: May 2017

Mission Bend Christian Academy receives $22,000 donation from Deacons of Deadwood Motorcycle Club

HOUSTON (May 31) — A large contingent of members from the Deacons of Deadwood Motorcycle Club recently rode to Mission Bend Christian Academy to present Head of School Dr. Wendy K. Lewis with a check for $22,000 that Lewis says will cover tuition for eight students in the coming school […]

Six-time champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. on cusp of big things in Pro Stock chase

EPPING, N.H. (May 31) — Fresh off his second final-round appearance of the season, six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. feels his JEGS.com/Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro is closer than ever to a breakthrough victory. With history beckoning this weekend at New England Dragway with the fifth annual NHRA New England […]

Team JEGS Prerace Notes:   NHRA New England Nationals

Team JEGS Prerace Notes NHRA New England Nationals New England Dragway Epping, N.H. June 2-4 The JEGS Mail Order team will field three entries during this weekend’s NHRA New England Nationals in Epping, N.H. Six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. will lead the effort behind the wheel of the JEGS.com […]

Addi’s Faith receives $12K from Deacons of Deadwood M/C to combat childhood cancer

HOUSTON (May 29) — The latest effort in the 15-year history of championing Houston-area children’s charities had the Deacons of Deadwood Motorcycle Club donating $12,000 to Addi’s Faith, a Kingwood-based foundation dedicated to eradicating childhood cancer while simultaneously supporting families caring for a child in treatment. “The support we have […]

Beech Bend Raceway set to host historic JEGS SPORTSnationals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (May 26) – Following a triumphant return in 2016, the JEGS SPORTSnationals presented by Quick Fuel Technologies will once again take center stage this weekend at scenic Beech Bend Raceway Park. The highly-anticipated event, long been considered one of the crown jewels of Sportsman drag racing, is […]

TEAM JEGS Prerace Notes: JEGS NHRA SPORTSnationals

TEAM JEGS Prerace Notes JEGS NHRA SPORTSnationals Beech Bend Raceway Park, Bowling Green, Ky. May 26-28 The JEGS SPORTSnationals presented by Quick Fuel Technology will once again return to Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Ky., this weekend. This will be the second year that the event has returned […]

Prerace Notes: JEGS NHRA SPORTSnationals presented by Quick Fuel Technologies

Prerace Notes JEGS NHRA SPORTSnationals presented by Quick Fuel Technologies Beech Bend Raceway Park, Bowling Green, Ky. May 26-28  The JEGS SPORTSnationals presented by Quick Fuel Technologies takes place this weekend at scenic Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Ky. Last year, the JEGS SPORTSnationals returned to Bowling Green […]

Races coming in fast succession for JEGS.com Top Dragster pilot Mike Coughlin

DELAWARE, Ohio (May 22) — Two-time Division 3 champion Mike Coughlin hadn’t even made it home from the Cavalcade of Stars event in Norwalk, Ohio, when his mind became filled with this coming weekend’s JEGS SPORTSnationals at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Kentucky. “This is a busy time for us,” […]

Top Fuel rookie Troy Coughlin Jr. to drive Super Comp at JEGS SPORTSnationals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (May 22) — Top Fuel rookie pilot Troy Coughlin Jr. is taking a few days off from driving the 10,000-horsepower Kalitta Motorsports SealMaster/Toyota nitro-powered dragster to pilot little sister Paige’s brand-new JEGS.com Super Comp rail at this weekend’s JEGS SPORTSnationals. “Any time I have the chance to […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. wins 600th elimination round en route to runner-up finish in Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (May 21) — Six-time drag racing champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. reached another incredible milestone Sunday by winning his 600th elimination round en route to his second runner-up finish of the 2017 season. Coughlin joins Warren Johnson and Greg Anderson as the only drivers in Pro Stock with at […]