GMG Press Releases

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 […]

Semifinal finish lifts JEGS pro Jeg Coughlin Jr. ever-closer to top-five perch

  DENVER (July 21) — Jeg Coughlin Jr.’s third semifinal finish of the 2019 season, which occurred Sunday at the 40th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway, has lifted the five-time Pro Stock champion and his JEGS.com Elite Motorsports crew to within a round of the elite top-five […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. looking to master Thunder Mountain for a third time

  DENVER (July 20) — With two qualifying sessions taking place in the cooler evening hours, the 40th annual Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals offered the world’s best drag racers twice as many opportunities as usual to show off all of their horsepower. Six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. and his […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

Team JEGS Prerace Notes:  NHRA Norwalk Nationals

  Team JEGS Prerace Notes NHRA Norwalk Nationals Norwalk, Ohio (June 21-23)   The JEGS Mail Order team will be represented at this weekend’s event in Norwalk, Ohio, by Jeg Coughlin Jr., who will be competing in the Pro Stock class, and his nephew, Troy Coughlin Jr., who is racing […]

Ohio native Jeg Coughlin Jr. ready to ring in summertime at NHRA Norwalk event

  NORWALK, Ohio (June 19) — As citizens of the Buckeye State know all too well, it’s been a soggy spring this year, but if history can provide any sort of lesson it’s that the NHRA’s annual pilgrimage to Northwest Ohio always seems to be the true start of the […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. to promote Universal Parks and Resorts at Norwalk, Sonoma races 

  DELAWARE, Ohio (June 18) — Six-time world champion drag racer Jeg Coughlin Jr. will be encouraging race fans to enjoy more than the horsepower this summer with a special Universal Parks and Resorts-themed racecar at NHRA national events in Norwalk, Ohio, and Sonoma, Calif. Working in conjunction with Universal, […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. set for Chicago title defense; Troy Coughlin Jr. advances to quarters

  JOLIET, Ill. (June 1) — Reigning Route 66 NHRA Nationals Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. will be tested right from the start as he tries to defend his 2018 title, racing Bo Butner in the opening session after the two qualified just .001 seconds apart. Meanwhile, Coughlin’s nephew […]