GMG Press Releases

Back-to-back wins puts Mike Coughlin in Top Dragster spotlight heading into D7 double-header weekend

SONOMA, Calif. (July 16) — Consecutive victories in Indianapolis and Chicago has put Mike Coughlin in the spotlight of the Top Dragster class as the two-time Division 3 champion heads west for this weekend’s NHRA Division 7 Doubleheader presented by Korbel at Sonoma Raceway. After struggling with their racecar for […]

Five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. ready to get back in the ‘swing’ of things

DENVER (July 16) — The gaps in the NHRA schedule where Pro Stock cars do not compete are over with the start of the vaunted “Western Swing” of consecutive races in Denver, Sonoma, Calif., and Seattle and five-time class champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. is pumped up about racing his JEGS.com […]

Team JEGS drag racer Mike Coughlin wins second straight Top Dragster trophy

  Team JEGS drag racer Mike Coughlin wins second straight Top Dragster trophy Troy Coughlin Jr. runner-up in TAD after dead-even finish JOLIET, Ill. (July 14) — Mike Coughlin remains unbeaten in his JEGS.com Top Dragster ever since changing to a Fowler F12 roots-style supercharger, winning Sunday’s Burndown at Sundown […]

Mike Coughlin logs 27th career NHRA victory after big weekend in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS (July 7) — Mike Coughlin scored his first Top Dragster victory in two years Sunday, beating five tough challengers in elimination action to take the crown of the Summer Spectacle at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. The event was the third on this year’s North Central Division schedule in […]

JEGS sportsman racers Mike, Troy Jr. and Paige Coughlin arrive in Indy hungry for wins

INDIANAPOLIS (July 3) — Two-time Division 3 champion Mike Coughlin leads a trio of JEGS.com sportsman racers into this weekend’s Summer Spectacle Drag Race in Brownsburg, Ind. Mike and his niece Paige Coughlin are sporting a brand-new look on their dragster that are sure to turn some heads, while nephew […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. carves out big share of $525k prize with semifinal finish at SFG 500

MARTIN, Mich. (June 30) — Six-time NHRA world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. took on a massive field of 700-plus talented bracket racers in Saturday’s $525,000-to-win main event at US 131 Motorsports Park and came away as a final-four finisher in his JEGS.com Chevy II wagon. The challenge was the highlight […]

Troy Coughlin Jr. puts JEGS Mail Order in Norwalk winner’s circle with big Top Alcohol Dragster victory

NORWALK, Ohio (June 23) — Troy Coughlin Jr. realized a lifelong dream Sunday by earning his first Top Alcohol Dragster NHRA national event victory in his home state of Ohio. Coughlin cruised past Will Smith in the final to cap off a perfect weekend where he parlayed a dominating No. […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. almost gives himself the ultimate birthday present in home state

NORWALK, Ohio (June 23) — Five-time Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. almost managed to give himself the ultimate birthday present Sunday at the NHRA national event in Northwest Ohio but came up just a little short in a rare semifinal pedaling contest with Elite Motorsports teammate Alex Laughlin. […]

JEGS.com racer Troy Coughlin Jr. halfway to a ‘dream win’ in his home state of Ohio

NORWALK, Ohio (June 22) — Troy Coughlin Jr. has made no secret of the fact he’d love to win this weekend’s NHRA national event in Northwest Ohio, which is being contested about an hour from his home near Columbus. So far through qualifying and two rounds of eliminations, everything is […]

Norwalk race turns to eliminations with popular Ohioan Jeg Coughlin Jr. sitting mid-pack

NORWALK, Ohio (June 22) — Slightly more than an hour from his home in Delaware, Ohio, six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. is enjoying a good deal of support at this weekend’s NHRA race in Northwest Ohio. Now, after qualifying mid-pack, the 81-time national event winner is hoping to bring […]