Author: GMG Staff
Trio of Team JEGS racers primed for ‘Power in the Park’ Division 1 season opener
DINWIDDIE, Va. (April 18) — The snow is finally gone and Team JEGS racers Mike Coughlin, Troy Coughlin Jr. and Paige Coughlin are excited to head to Virginia Motorsports Park for “Power in the Park,” the opening race on the Northeast division Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series schedule. “We’re very […]
Positivity the theme for five-time Houston winner and NHRA champ Jeg Coughlin Jr.
HOUSTON (April 17) — Five of Jeg Coughlin Jr.’s remarkable tally of 76 national event victories have come at Royal Purple Raceway, making this weekend’s 31st annual NHRA SpringNationals at the legendary southeast Texas speedplant the perfect place for the JEGS.com-sponsored pro to turn his fortunes around. “We’ve been tripping […]
Addishack Golf Tournament stays focused on raising money to end childhood cancer
KINGWOOD, Texas (April 12) – Spots are filling up fast for the annual Addishack Charity Golf Tournament, which will take place April 20 at the renowned Tour 18 Golf Course in Humble. Now in its seventh year, Addishack directs 100 percent of all money raised to Addi’s Faith Foundation, a 501(c)(3) […]
Phil Burkart, TNT First-Aid Funny Car just misses Four-Wide field
LAS VEGAS – Phil Burkart and the TNT First-Aid Funny Car just needed one more run. Alas, NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events are limited to four qualifying sessions, meaning Burkart just missed making the field for the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals on Saturday at The Strip […]
Amethyst Beverage jumps in to support Phil Burkart Jr.’s Las Vegas drag racing effort
LAS VEGAS (April 4) — Amethyst Beverage of Reno, Nevada, has announced its support of driver Phil Burkart Jr. and team owner Robert Schwab’s TNT First Aid Funny Car, which will be competing for the first time this year at this weekend’s 19th annual Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals […]
Clad in black, Jeg Coughlin Jr. arrives in Vegas searching for more Sin City success
LAS VEGAS (April 2) — Five-time Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. will sport a new look at this weekend’s 19th annual Denso Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals when he unveils a new flat-black JEGS.com/Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro. “We’re doing something a little out of the norm for […]
Phil Burkart Jr. to pilot Robert Schwab’s TNT First Aid Funny Car in Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (April 2) — Funny Car veteran and multi-time national event winner Phil Burkart Jr. will reunite with team owner Robert Schwab at the upcoming Four-Wide NHRA Nationals behind the wheel of the TNT First Aid Funny Car. Burkart and Schwab raced three events together in 2017 — […]
This time, Butner survives yet another big challenge from Jeg Coughlin Jr.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 18) — For the second race in a row, five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. squared off against reigning titlist Bo Butner in the first round of eliminations. But unlike a few weeks ago when Coughlin used a holeshot to beat the higher-qualified Butner, on this […]
Jeg Coughlin Jr. to face reigning champ Butner in Round 1 of Gatornationals
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 17) — For the second national event in a row, Jeg Coughlin Jr. will face reigning Pro Stock champion Bo Butner in the opening round of sudden-death eliminations. Without question, he’ll be hoping for the same result as last time, when he upset Butner on a holeshot […]
East Coast opener excites five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 13) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. has his sights set on a third visit to the winner’s circle of Gainesville Raceway during this weekend’s 49th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals. And after a successful test session for the entire Elite Motorsports group, Coughlin thinks another trophy run […]