Archive for Month: August 2017

Team JEGS Prerace 36th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals

Team JEGS Prerace 36th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals (Brainerd, Minn.) August 18-20   The JEGS Mail Order team will be represented at this week’s 36th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals by six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. in his JEGS.com/Elite Performance Pro Stock Chevrolet Camaro and his nephew, Troy […]

Mike Coughlin notches second victory of the season in JEGS.com Top Dragster

INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 13) — The hallowed ground of Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis remains a field of dreams for two-time Division 3 champion drag racer Mike Coughlin, who claimed his second win of the year and the fifth Indy victory of his career this weekend in his JEGS.com Top Dragster. […]

Team JEGS Prerace Notes NHRA Division 3 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series

Team JEGS Prerace Notes NHRA Division 3 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Lucas Oil Raceway, Indianapolis (Aug. 10-13) Mike Coughlin will be racing his JEGS.com Top Dragster in this weekend’s North Central Division double-header weekend. Mike will be joined by his niece, third-generation racer Paige Coughlin, who will be making […]

Team JEGS drivers Mike and Paige Coughlin interested in Indy accolades

INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 8) — Veteran drag racer Mike Coughlin and his fresh-on-the-scene niece Paige Coughlin of Team JEGS are headed to Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis this weekend with designs on finding success during the Division 3 Summer Shootout double header. Mike will have two great chances to bag a […]

Five-time Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. remains bullish on Elite race team

  KENT, Wash. (Aug. 6) — Five-time Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. didn’t have the most successful Western Swing of his career, but the 58-time national event winner says the progress made in throughout the Elite Motorsports camp will most certainly bear fruit in the coming weeks. “If […]

Paige Coughlin stars in her Sportsman debut; Uncle Mike Coughlin bows out early

  HEBRON, Ohio (Aug. 6) — Third-generation drag racer Paige Coughlin had a successful Sportsman debut at this weekend’s Buckeye Fuel Wars, a Division 3 race in the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series. The third daughter of two-time Pro Mod world champion Troy Coughlin, Paige reached the third round of […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. continues return to form in Seattle, preps for big race day ahead

  KENT, Wash. (Aug. 5) — Five-time Pro Stock world champion successfully qualified his JEGS.com/Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro in the top half of the elimination field of this weekend’s 30th annual NHRA Northwest Nationals, marking the 14th time in 16 races this year he’ll start race day on the good […]

Pomona winner Mike Coughlin of Team JEGS eyeing hometown trophy In Columbus

HEBRON, Ohio (Aug. 1) — Two-time Division 3 champion Mike Coughlin hopes to fill his competitive hunger with some genuine home cooking at this weekend’s Buckeye Fuel Wars at his hometown track, National Trail Raceway in nearby Hebron. The race is the fourth North Central Division event in the Lucas […]

Past Seattle winner Jeg Coughlin Jr. hoping good fortune rains down under Mt. Rainer

KENT, Wash. (Aug. 1) — Five-time Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. knows the Elite Motorsports team has all the pieces in place for him to win another NHRA title. The 59-time national event winner also knows it never hurts to have good fortune in racing, something he hopes […]

Team JEGS Prerace: NHRA Northwest Nationals

  Team JEGS Prerace NHRA Northwest Nationals (Kent, Wash.) August 4-6 The JEGS Mail Order team will be represented at this week’s NHRA Northwest Nationals by six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. and his JEGS.com Elite Motorsports Camaro in Pro Stock and his nephew, Troy Coughlin Jr., will be driving […]