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  • Stars are lined up perfectly for racer Troy Coughlin Jr. in Norwalk June 19, 2019
    NORWALK, Ohio (June 19) -- It would be hard to find a racer in the NHRA that loves the state of Ohio more than Troy Coughlin Jr., which makes this weekend's meet in the Northwest corner of the Buckeye State the most important event on the schedule. "It's so much fun to be back home, […]
  • Ohio native Jeg Coughlin Jr. ready to ring in summertime at NHRA Norwalk event June 19, 2019
    NORWALK, Ohio (June 19) -- As citizens of the Buckeye State know all too well, it's been a soggy spring this year, but if history can provide any sort of lesson it's that the NHRA's annual pilgrimage to Northwest Ohio always seems to be the true start of the summer months.  That's certainly the hope […]
  • Team JEGS Pre-race Notes: NHRA Norwalk Nationals June 18, 2019
    Norwalk, Ohio (June 21-23) The JEGS Mail Order team will be represented at this weekend’s event in Norwalk, Ohio by Jeg Coughlin Jr., who will be competing in the Pro Stock class and his nephew, Troy Coughlin Jr., who is racing in the Top Alcohol Dragster class with his dragster.
  • Jeg Coughlin Jr. to promote Universal Parks and Resorts at Norwalk, Sonoma races June 16, 2019
    DELAWARE, Ohio (June 18) -- Six-time world champion drag racer Jeg Coughlin Jr. will be encouraging race fans to enjoy more than the horsepower this summer with a special Universal Parks and Resorts-themed racecar at NHRA national events in Norwalk, Ohio, and Sonoma, Calif. Working in conjunction with Universal, the hood and rear deck of […]
  • Top Alcohol Dragster pro Troy Coughlin Jr. scores second runner-up finish of last three weeks June 10, 2019
    TOPEKA, Kan. (June 9) -- Troy Coughlin Jr. did his sponsors proud this weekend at Heartland Park Topeka, powering his Weld Racing At hot rod to his second runner-up finish of the last three races, this time at the 31st annual Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals.
  • Troy Coughlin Jr. arrives in Kansas with a fast and consistent Top Alcohol Dragster June 5, 2019
    TOPEKA, Kan. (June 5) -- Having one of the quickest and fastest hot rods at a drag race comes with a good deal of pressure for the pilot behind the wheel. But six-time national event winner Troy Coughlin Jr. says he wouldn't want it any other way. That's a good thing because the Weld Racing […]
  • Team JEGS Pre-rcae Notes: Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals June 4, 2019
    Heartland Motorsports Park (Topeka, Kan.) June 7-9 The JEGS Mail Order team will be well represented at this weekend’s Menards NHRA Heartland Nationals by Troy Coughlin Jr., who will be competing in the Top Alcohol Dragster class with his dragster. Troy Jr. is a six-time NHRA national event winner and the first third-generation Coughlin […]
  • Troy Coughlin Jr. leads the way for Team JEGS with strong semifinal showing in Chicago June 2, 2019
    JOLIET, Ill. (June 2) -- Troy Coughlin Jr. recorded a strong semifinal result Sunday at the Route 66 NHRA Nationals to lead the way for Team JEGS in the Windy City. Coughlin's oft-decorated uncle Jeg Coughlin Jr. wasn't quite as fortunate, jumping the Christmas Tree in Round 1 to hand a win to good friend […]
  • Jeg Coughlin Jr. set for Chicago title defense; Troy Coughlin Jr. advances to quarters June 2, 2019
    JOLIET, Ill. (June 1) -- Reigning Route 66 NHRA Nationals Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. will be tested right from the start as he tries to defend his 2018 title, racing Bo Butner in the opening session after the two qualified just .001 seconds apart. Meanwhile, Coughlin's nephew Troy Coughlin Jr. already has a […]
  • Division 4 team successfully defends JEGS Allstars championship June 1, 2019
    JOLIET, Ill. (June 1) -- In an outstanding example of teamwork, the crew from NHRA's South Central Division earned the $20,000 bonus in the JEGS Allstars competition by putting four of their eight members into the winner's circle Saturday at Route 66 Raceway. It was the second-straight team championship for Division 4 and their eighth […]