GMG Press Releases

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 […] 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 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 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. […]

Annual Mr. Aruba’s Winter Nationals raises $12K for JEGS Foundation for Cancer Research

DELAWARE, Ohio (APRIL 30) – What started as a way to get through the long, cold Ohio winters has turned into a cool way to raise money for the JEGS Foundation for Cancer Research. The recently completed 14th annual Mr. Aruba’s Winter Nationals Bench Race and Charity Challenge raised $12,000 […]

TEAM JEGS Prerace Notes: JEGS NHRA SPORTSnationals

TEAM JEGS Prerace Notes JEGS NHRA SPORTSnationals Beech Bend Raceway Park, Bowling Green, Ky. May 26-28 The JEGS SPORTSnationals presented by Quick Fuel Technology will once again return to Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green, Ky., this weekend. This will be the second year that the event has returned […]