GMG Press Releases

Magic Dry’s Rickey House knocks off Top Fuel Harley series leader Doug Vancil with career-best pass

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 17) — Rickey House used a remarkable career-best elapsed time of 6.205 seconds to record a huge upset win over series leader Doug Vancil in the opening round of the Mickey Thompson Tires NHRA Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series Sunday at the 50th anniversary Amalie Oil […]

Magic Dry Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer locks down another top-half starting berth

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 16) — For the third consecutive race, Scott Palmer and his Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel team have secured the No. 8 position in the elimination field, this time at the 50th anniversary Amalie Oil Gatornationals at historic Gainesville Raceway. Taking advantage of Saturday’s cooler temperatures, […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. looking for second straight win after quickest and fastest pass of ’19

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 16) — Fresh off a thrilling victory at the last NHRA tour stop in Phoenix, Jeg Coughlin Jr. is bullish on his chances to repeat the feat with his brand-new RJ Racecars-built Camaro at this weekend’s 50th anniversary Amalie Oil Gatornationals. Coughlin made his quickest and fastest […]

Honoring father, history of Gators, paramount for JEGS drivers Jeg Jr., Mike and Troy Coughlin Jr.

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 13) — Team JEGS drivers Jeg Coughlin Jr., Mike Coughlin and Troy Coughlin Jr. grew up admiring Jeg Coughlin Sr. and pretty much anyone who managed to win the Amalie Oil Gatornationals, which run for the 50th time this weekend. To honor both entities, the boys […]

Special relationship between Scott Palmer and his sponsor now extends to crew

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 11) — The relationship between Top Fuel driver Scott Palmer and sponsor Tommy Thompson is definitely different than most. Palmer and Thompson are friends, first and foremost, and they’re also partners in a winning drag boat team. The fact they are able to promote two of Thompson’s […]

Historic value of 50th Gatornationals not lost on Top Fuel Harley rider Rickey House

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 8) — Even though the Mickey Thompson Tires Top Fuel Harley Series is a relatively new addition to the NHRA schedule, the historical implications of racing at the upcoming 50th anniversary Amalie Oil Gatornationals has not been lost on Magic Dry Harley rider Rickey House. “Fifty […]

JEGS.com team sporting ‘Throwback’ paint schemes to honor 50th annual Gatornat’ls

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 7) — In a salute to the landmark 50th running of the historic Amalie Oil NHRA Gatornationals, Team JEGS drivers Mike Coughlin, Jeg Coughlin Jr. and Troy Coughlin Jr will display special “Throwback” paint schemes selected from some of the top racecars family patriarch Jeg Coughlin […]

Two-time Division 3 champ Mike Coughlin ready to work double-time in Florida

  GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 4) — One surefire way to chase away the winter blues is a two-week-long racing vacation in the Sunshine State. That’s exactly what’s been on the mind of JEGS.com Top Dragster pilot Mike Coughlin, who is anxious to travel south to the Baby Gators NHRA Division […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. victorious in desert, claiming 62nd Pro Stock win in 1,000 round of competition

  CHANDLER, Ariz. (Feb. 24) — When you’ve won 62 times in Pro Stock competition, it would be understandable if the victories started to blend together in your mind. But for five-time series champion Jeg Coughlin Jr., earning the trophy of Sunday’s 35th annual Magic Dry Organic Absorbent NHRA Arizona […]

Magic Dry Top Fuel pilot Scott Palmer looking sharp at Magic Dry Arizona Nationals

Teammate Rickey House keeping pace in Top Fuel Harley CHANDLER, Ariz. (Feb. 23) — With Friday’s action at the 35th annual Magic Dry Organic Absorbent NHRA Arizona Nationals effectively erased by cold temperatures, Scott Palmer knew he needed a steady Saturday to stay in contention for the trophy at his […]