Archive for Month: March 2018

This time, Butner survives yet another big challenge from Jeg Coughlin Jr.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 18) — For the second race in a row, five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. squared off against reigning titlist Bo Butner in the first round of eliminations. But unlike a few weeks ago when Coughlin used a holeshot to beat the higher-qualified Butner, on this […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. to face reigning champ Butner in Round 1 of Gatornationals

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 17) — For the second national event in a row, Jeg Coughlin Jr. will face reigning Pro Stock champion Bo Butner in the opening round of sudden-death eliminations. Without question, he’ll be hoping for the same result as last time, when he upset Butner on a holeshot […]

East Coast opener excites five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 13) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. has his sights set on a third visit to the winner’s circle of Gainesville Raceway during this weekend’s 49th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals. And after a successful test session for the entire Elite Motorsports group, Coughlin thinks another trophy run […]

Team JEGS Prerace Notes: Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals

Team JEGS Prerace Notes Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals Gainesville Raceway Gainesville, Fla. (March 15-18)   The JEGS Mail Order team will be well represented at this weekend’s 49th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals with Jeg Coughlin Jr. racing in Pro Stock, Mike Coughlin competing in Top Dragster, and […]

Mike Coughlin ready for another charge at Top Dragster national championship

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 12) — Two-time Division 3 champion Mike Coughlin is hoping for a carbon-copy start to his 2018 drag racing campaign when the 49th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals begin this weekend at historic Gainesville Raceway. One year ago, Coughlin won the first national event he entered […]