Archive for Month: February 2019

Jeg Coughlin Jr. victorious in desert, claiming 62nd Pro Stock win in 1,000 round of competition

  CHANDLER, Ariz. (Feb. 24) — When you’ve won 62 times in Pro Stock competition, it would be understandable if the victories started to blend together in your mind. But for five-time series champion Jeg Coughlin Jr., earning the trophy of Sunday’s 35th annual Magic Dry Organic Absorbent NHRA Arizona […]

It’s cold in the desert, but Jeg Coughlin Jr.’s Camaro is heating up

CHANDLER, Ariz. (Feb. 23) — There’s snow on the mountains behind Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park — a site most drag racers have never seen at this facility — and racing conditions have been tricky, with two qualifying sessions lost to cold temperatures, but Jeg Coughlin Jr. still managed to […]

Despite the forecasted cold, pro Jeg Coughlin Jr. ready to heat up Phoenix

CHANDLER, Ariz. (Feb. 19) — It looks like this weekend’s 35th annual Magic Dry Organic Absorbent NHRA Arizona Nationals may set records for chilly temperatures, but five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. thinks his Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro is ready to set fire to Wild Horse Pass Motorsports […] pro Jeg Coughlin Jr. to start race day from mid-pack after weight issue

  POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 9) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. has a fast racecar and he’s ready to show the world his 2019 Pro Stock title aspirations are for real when eliminations begin Sunday at the 59th annual Lucas Oil Winternationals. Coughlin qualified No. 9 with a 6.558 at 210.50 mph […]


Mayor Sylvester Turner, Oiler legend Dan Pastorini join superstar line-up at Bejeweled fundraiser

HOUSTON (Feb. 7) — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, Houston Oiler legend Dan Pastorini and a host of former NFL stars will join Guest of Honor Earl Campbell and Master of Ceremonies John McClain at this year’s Bejeweled fundraiser, which takes place Saturday, Feb. 16 at the Alara Garage on 11th […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. can add to legacy by earning seventh NHRA title in 2019

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 6) — The last time Jeg Coughlin Jr. finished second in the championship points, all the way back in 1999, he returned the following year and won 10 races in 14 final-round appearances on his way to the first of his five Pro Stock championships. On the […]

Season 5, Legends: The Series – Shirley Muldowney Airs 2/5/19 @ 8 PM, EST

Are you ready for Season 5, Legends: The Series – The highly acclaimed internet-only documentary series launches tonight featuring the highest profile female drag racer, who paved the way for women in the fuel ranks. Full version goes live at 8 PM, EST WATCH HERE