Archive for Month: July 2018

Fresh off third victory of 2018, Pro Stock ace Jeg Coughlin Jr. looking for more in Seattle

  KENT, Wash. (July 31) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. already enjoyed one winning streak in early June when he won consecutive national events in Chicago, Richmond and Bristol. Now he’s hoping to close out summer with another winning streak as he arrives at the 31st annual CatSpot Organic Cat Litter […]

CatSpot’s Scott Palmer credits points leader and teammate Steve Torrence for surging performances on eve of title sponsor’s race

  CatSpot’s Scott Palmer credits points leader and teammate Steve Torrence for surging performances on eve of title sponsor’s race KENT, Wash. (July 31) — Professional drag racing comes with a lot of pressure as drivers work hard to keep their sponsors happy by staying in the spotlight, which is […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. scores 80th career victory with third Pro Stock win in Sonoma 

SONOMA, Calif. (July 29) — Six-time NHRA champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. had a big Sunday at Sonoma Raceway, winning his third Pro Stock race of the season, moving into the top five of the Mello Yello championship points, and reaching the 80-win mark for his career. Coughlin used his powerful […]

Scott Palmer powers to semifinals in Sonoma, lifts CatSpot team to ninth place in points

  SONOMA, Calif. (July 29) — With just three more national events until the start of the Countdown to the Championship, Scott Palmer admits he’s doing a little scoreboard watching as he works hard to secure a playoff spot for his CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel dragster. A quick […]

CatSpot Top Fuel driver Scott Palmer earns another top-half starting spot

SONOMA, Calif. (July 28) — For the fifth time this season, Scott Palmer has earned a top-half starting spot for his CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel dragster. As such, Palmer will enjoy lane choice when elimination action for the 31st annual Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals kicks off Sunday morning […]

CatSpot Racing Top Fuel pilot Scott Palmer finally running with the big dogs

SONOMA, Calif. (July 25) — It wasn’t until CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel veteran Scott Palmer started racing for businessman Tommy Thompson a year and a half ago that he was able step up his game enough to run with the top teams in the NHRA Drag Racing Series. […]

Upset win over 3-time champ paints CatSpot Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer into playoff picture  

DENVER (July 22) — Scott Palmer’s upset win over three-time champion Antron Brown in the opening round of Sunday’s 39th annual Dodge NHRA Mile-High Nationals at Bandimere Speedway lifted the driver of the CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel dragster into the final spot for the Countdown to the Championship […]

CatSpot Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer trying to soar at Mile-High Nationals in Denver

  DENVER (July 21) — Scott Palmer and his crowd-favorite CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel dragster team are looking sharp through qualifying for the 39th annual Dodge NHRA Mile-High Nationals at Bandimere Speedway. Palmer and crew coaxed a steady 3.860 at 317.27 mph out of their nitro-burning machine, earning […]

CatSpot Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer says one-off race like Denver always a challenge 

  DENVER (July 18) — The Dodge NHRA Mile-High Nationals at Bandimere Speedway always presents a challenge for drag racers running the national tour as the lack of oxygen drastically changes the way their nitro-burning cars perform. Crowd favorite Scott Palmer, driver of the CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel […]

Two-time Bandimere winner Jeg Coughlin Jr. looking to double-up in Denver

DENVER (July 16) — With two Pro Stock wins on the season and a pair of Pro Stock victories in the past at Bandimere Speedway, it seems appropriate that this weekend’s 39th annual Dodge NHRA Mile-High Nationals will offer Jeg Coughlin Jr. two chances to earn a coveted Wally trophy. […]