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  • Troy Coughlin Jr.'s semifinal finish in Top Dragster tops Team JEGS' weekend August 18, 2019
    DELAWARE, Ohio (Aug. 18) -- Troy Coughlin Jr. raced his bracket dragster to a semifinal finish in the Top Dragster category at this weekend's Northeast Shootout at Cecil County Dragway. The finish was the best of the three Team JEGS drivers in competition, with Jeg Coughlin Jr. bowing out in the second round of […]
  • Jeg Coughlin Jr.'s consistent Camaro cruises into Brainerd eliminations in fifth slot August 18, 2019
    BRAINERD, Minn. (Aug. 17) -- Five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. survived another night in Brainerd International Raceway's infamous Zoo campground, as well as four rounds of professional qualifying, and managed to lock up the fifth rung on the elimination ladder of this weekend's 32nd annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals
  • LUCAS OIL NHRA NATIONALS - Event Info August 14, 2019
    WHAT: 38th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals, the 17th of 24 events in the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. Drivers in three categories - Top Fuel, Funny Car and Pro Stock - earn points leading to 2019 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series world championships. The NHRA Lucas Oil Series also will be featured at […]
  • Jeg Coughlin Jr. ready for all Brainerd drag race has to offer August 14, 2019
    BRAINERD, Minn. (Aug. 14) -- Last year's Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway was quite an adventure for five-time Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. as he was kidnapped by Top Fuel dominator Steve Torrence and FOX TV personality Bruno Massel and taken to the infamous "Brainerd Zoo" campground for an experience […]
  • Northeast Shootout the next prize up for grabs for Troy Coughlin Jr. and his sister Paige August 14, 2019
    RISING SUN, Md. (Aug. 14) -- Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol champion Troy Coughlin Jr. and his top-ranked sister Paige Coughlin will be vying for a couple of the Wally trophies available at this weekend's Northeast Shootout at Cecil County Dragway.
  • Team JEGS Pre-race Notes: Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals August 13, 2019
    Brainerd Int’l Raceway (Brainerd, Minn.) August 16-18 The JEGS Mail Order team will be represented at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals in Brainerd by Jeg Coughlin Jr., who will be competing in the Pro Stock class. Jeg Coughlin Jr. is continuing his pursuit of a sixth NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock title (and seventh overall) […]
  • Quartet of Team JEGS racers headed to SFG Buckeye Bracket Bash August 7, 2019
    WEST SALEM, Ohio (Aug. 7) -- Led by six-time world champion drag racer Jeg Coughlin Jr. and reigning North Central Region titlist Troy Coughlin Jr., a strong foursome of Team JEGS racers will be vying for the big cash prizes up for grabs at this weekend's second annual SFG Buckeye Bracket Bash at Dragway 42. […]
  • Ultimate success in Seattle eludes Mike Coughlin and Jeg Coughlin Jr., but gains were made  August 5, 2019
    SEATTLE (Aug. 4) -- Drag racing brothers Jeg Coughlin Jr. and Mike Coughlin concluded their visit to the West Coast with solid results at Sunday's 32nd annual Magic Dry NHRA Nationals. Mike progressed to the third round in his Top Dragster before losing a close race by just a few inches, while Jeg Jr. […]
  • Troy Coughlin Jr. aces Atco Dragway with second Top Alcohol Dragster victory of season August 4, 2019
    ATCO, N.J. (Aug. 3) - Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol Dragster champion Troy Coughlin Jr. scored his second victory of the 2019 season Saturday at the Division 1 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series points meet at Atco Dragway. After qualifying No. 1 in the competitive field with a 5.233 at 277.26 mph Friday, Coughlin […]
  • Jeg Coughlin Jr. the No. 1 qualifier for 30th time; Brother's top start translates to bye-run August 4, 2019
    SEATTLE (Aug. 3) -- Things couldn't be going much better for Jeg Coughlin Jr. and his brother Mike Coughlin at the 32nd annual Magic Dry NHRA Nationals. Both men managed to qualify atop their respective categories, Jeg Jr. in Pro Stock and Mike in Top Dragster, and Mike already advanced to Round 2 because his […]