Archive for Month: July 2019

Back-to-back wins puts Mike Coughlin in Top Dragster spotlight heading into D7 double-header weekend

SONOMA, Calif. (July 16) — Consecutive victories in Indianapolis and Chicago has put Mike Coughlin in the spotlight of the Top Dragster class as the two-time Division 3 champion heads west for this weekend’s NHRA Division 7 Doubleheader presented by Korbel at Sonoma Raceway. After struggling with their racecar for […]

Five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. ready to get back in the ‘swing’ of things

DENVER (July 16) — The gaps in the NHRA schedule where Pro Stock cars do not compete are over with the start of the vaunted “Western Swing” of consecutive races in Denver, Sonoma, Calif., and Seattle and five-time class champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. is pumped up about racing his JEGS.com […]

Team JEGS drag racer Mike Coughlin wins second straight Top Dragster trophy

  Team JEGS drag racer Mike Coughlin wins second straight Top Dragster trophy Troy Coughlin Jr. runner-up in TAD after dead-even finish JOLIET, Ill. (July 14) — Mike Coughlin remains unbeaten in his JEGS.com Top Dragster ever since changing to a Fowler F12 roots-style supercharger, winning Sunday’s Burndown at Sundown […]

Mike Coughlin logs 27th career NHRA victory after big weekend in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS (July 7) — Mike Coughlin scored his first Top Dragster victory in two years Sunday, beating five tough challengers in elimination action to take the crown of the Summer Spectacle at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. The event was the third on this year’s North Central Division schedule in […]

JEGS sportsman racers Mike, Troy Jr. and Paige Coughlin arrive in Indy hungry for wins

INDIANAPOLIS (July 3) — Two-time Division 3 champion Mike Coughlin leads a trio of JEGS.com sportsman racers into this weekend’s Summer Spectacle Drag Race in Brownsburg, Ind. Mike and his niece Paige Coughlin are sporting a brand-new look on their dragster that are sure to turn some heads, while nephew […]