Archive for Month: June 2018

Global Electronic Technology re-ups support of Top Alcohol Dragster pilot Troy Coughlin Jr.

  DELAWARE, Ohio (June 25) — Global Electronic Technology has announced continued support of Top Alcohol Dragster pilot Troy Coughlin Jr. and his McPhillips Racing rail. The company first supported Coughlin last year when he drove a Top Fuel dragster for Kalitta Motorsports. “I got to know T.J. when […]

Dom Lagana’s best pass of the weekend in CatSpot dragster still comes up short

NORWALK, Ohio (June 24) — Dom Lagana and crew chief John Stewart dialed up a great combination for their CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel dragster in the opening round of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals Sunday morning, but his weekend-best pass of 3.837 at 323.89 mph still wasn’t […]

Troy Coughlin Jr.’s runner-up finish leads Team JEGS efforts in Ohio; Streak ends for Jeg Jr.

  NORWALK, Ohio (June 24) — Troy Coughlin Jr. drove his McPhillips Racing Top Alcohol Dragster to a runner-up finish Sunday, leading the Team JEGS effort in their home state of Ohio. Troy Jr.’s uncle, six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr., reached the second round before falling to teammate […]

Dom Lagana leads the charge for two-car CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel team

  NORWALK, Ohio (June 23) — Part-time Top Fuel racer Dom Lagana will be tasked with carrying the banner for CatSpot Organic Cat Litter when the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals turn to eliminations Sunday in Northwest Ohio. A long string of on-and-off rain showers plagued Friday and Saturday’s qualifying […]

Home cooking! Jeg Coughlin Jr. scores first low qualifier of the year in his native Ohio

  NORWALK, Ohio (June 23) — Riding a wave of three straight victories on the NHRA national tour, Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. remains red-hot in his native Buckeye State, scoring his first low qualifier of the year at this weekend’s rain-plagued race in Northwest Ohio. Trying to run […]

Shane Conway looking for perfect combo in Magic Dry/CatSpot Litter Top Alcohol Dragster

  NORWALK, Ohio (June 21) — Shane Conway has never driven a racecar down Summit Motorsports Park so he’s looking at this weekend’s NHRA National event as the perfect place for a fresh start in his Magic Dry/CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Alcohol Dragster. “I like Norwalk, I just haven’t […]

Reigning Pro Mod champ Troy Coughlin having fun after brief retirement racing with family

  DELAWARE, Ohio (June 19) — Three-time and reigning world champion Troy Coughlin is just two races into his return to the E3 Spark Plugs Pro Mod Drag Racing Series and has yet to win a single round of eliminations, but he is quick to point out no one is […]

Flying high on a three-race win streak, Jeg Coughlin Jr. soars into home state of Ohio

  DELAWARE, Ohio (June 19) — Six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. soars into his home state on a three-race winning streak that has lifted his Performance team in the world rankings and breathed new life into the 79-time national event winner. “When you’ve gone as long as we […]

CatSpot Top Fuel team, together with CAPCO crew, making a mega-team out of underdogs

  NORWALK, Ohio (June 18) — There’s a quiet revolution underway in the NHRA, a throwback movement to a simpler time when having fun was the top priority and successes were always shared with family and friends. It’s drivers Scott Palmer and Dom Lagana and their CatSpot Organic Cat Litter […] driver Jeg Coughlin Jr. takes Pro Stock title in Bristol to extend streak to three

BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 17) – driver Jeg Coughlin Jr. has been on plenty of hot streaks during his legendary career, but not many like this one. With a victory in the Fitzgerald USA NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals on Sunday at Bristol Dragway, Coughlin has scored three wins in the […]