GMG Press Releases

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Reigning champ Troy Coughlin Sr. leads the JEGS.com team charge at U.S. Nationals

INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 2) — The loud groan coming out of Lucas Oil Speedway at Indianapolis is the rest of the E3 Spark Plugs Pro Mod Drag Racing Series competitors after they collectively watched the rebirth of reigning and three-time class champion Troy Coughlin Sr., who has roared back into prominence […]

Flying high on a three-race win streak, Jeg Coughlin Jr. soars into home state of Ohio

  DELAWARE, Ohio (June 19) — Six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. soars into his home state on a three-race winning streak that has lifted his JEGS.com/Elite Performance team in the world rankings and breathed new life into the 79-time national event winner. “When you’ve gone as long as we […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. breaks four-year drought with huge win at JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals

JOLIET, Ill. (June 3) — Six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. couldn’t have picked a better place to break a four-year winless drought than Sunday’s 21st annual JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals, the first pro event ever sponsored by the high-performance part company his father started 58 years ago. Coughlin […]

JEGS, Route 66 and the NHRA Will Feed your Need for Speed

Drag racing’s best descend upon Route 66 Raceway near Chicago to compete in a multi-series battle this weekend. JOLIET, Ill. (May 30, 2018) – Whether you are a longtime fan of drag racing, have been meaning to check it out for the first time, or a hot rod enthusiast looking […]

Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. leads yellow and black army into JEGS Nationals, JEGS Allstar races

JOLIET, Ill. (May 30) — Five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. is hungry for his 77th career victory and he’d love nothing more than securing the winner’s trophy at this weekend’s 21st annual JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals, the Chicago-area race sponsored by his family’s six-decade-old business, JEGS High […]

Drag Racing’s Top Sportsman Gather at Beech Bend Raceway for a Shot at the JEGS Crown

The JEGS SPORTSNationals will offer fierce competition in a family-friendly atmosphere.   Bowling Green, Ky. (May 23, 2018) – One of most sought-after trophies in drag racing is up for grabs at Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky, for a third consecutive Memorial Day Weekend on May 25-27. […]