Hangover Part II?: Jeg Coughlin Jr. ready for all Brainerd drag race has to offer

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 […]

Beat the heat, and childhood cancer, with a cold shake at two local Culver’s Restaurants

KINGWOOD, Texas (Aug. 8) – The owners of two local Culver’s restaurants have a “sweet” way to “shake” up a cure for childhood cancer during the month of August with a special offer benefiting Addi’s Faith Foundation. The best part is it’s super easy, and tasty, to help out such […]

Quartet of Team JEGS racers headed to SFG Buckeye Bracket Bash

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 […]

Ultimate success in Seattle eludes Mike Coughlin and Jeg Coughlin Jr., but gains were made

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 […]

Troy Coughlin Jr. aces Atco Dragway with second Top Alcohol Dragster victory of season

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 […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. the No. 1 qualifier for 30th time; Brother’s top start translates to bye-run

  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 […]

Team JEGS drivers Jeg Jr., Mike and Troy Coughlin Jr. all sit No. 1 in respective classes

DELAWARE, Ohio (Aug. 2) – They may be racing on opposite coasts but Team JEGS drag racers Jeg Coughlin Jr., Mike Coughlin and Troy Coughlin Jr. are unified in one important aspect Friday -all three are qualified No. 1 in their respective categories, bringing coast-to-coast glory to the yellow-and-black brand. […]

Brother/sister duo of Troy Jr. and Paige Coughlin anxious for Atco weekend

  ATCO, N.J. (July 31) — The midway point of the NHRA’s Northeast Division seven-race schedule arrives this weekend with the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series points meet at Atco Dragway and Team JEGS racers Troy Coughlin Jr. and his sister Paige Coughlin will be doing all they can to […]

JEGS pro Jeg Coughlin Jr. begins Sonoma title defense from No. 3 qualifying spot

SONOMA, Calif. (July 27) — Six-time world champion drag racer Jeg Coughlin Jr. will begin the defense of his NHRA Sonoma Nationals title from the third position on the elimination grid after an impressive four rounds of qualifying, highlighted by a Friday evening pass of 6.533 seconds at 210.41 mph. […]

Defending NHRA Sonoma Nationals champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. looking to repeat the feat

  SONOMA, Calif. (July 22) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. used a big win at last year’s NHRA Sonoma Nationals to kick-off a strong stretch run of the 2018 season that ultimately ended with a lofty second-place finish in the championship points. Now the 81-time national event winner is hoping a […]