GMG Press Releases

Thirteenth annual Mr. Aruba Winter Nationals raises $15K for JEGS Foundation

DELAWARE, Ohio (May 4) — The recently-completed 13th annual Mr. Aruba’s Winter Nationals Bench Race and Charity Challenge raised nearly $15,000 for the JEGS Foundation for Cancer Research. This year’s record-breaking total boosted the amount of monies donated to the JEGS Foundation since the inception of the race to almost […]

Pro Mod champion Troy Coughlin nails down fourth low qualifier award of his career

CONCORD, N.C. (April 29) — Perhaps no one was happier to suffer through the heat and humidity that settled on zMax Dragway Saturday than two-time Pro Mod world champion Troy Coughlin, whose Friday night pass of 5.770 at 254.95 mph remained unchallenged in the final two rounds of qualifying for the […]

For second race in a row, five-time champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. tops Pro Stock field

CONCORD, N.C. (April 29) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. knew his Rick Jones-built Performance Chevrolet Camaro was a great racecar since the beginning of the season. It just took him a few races to let everyone else know. For the second straight national event, the five-time Pro Stock champion has […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. hopes strong connection to Florida yields positive results at Gatornat’ls

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 14) — Although he’s an Ohio boy through and through, six-time world champion drag racer Jeg Coughlin Jr. has spent enough time in the Sunshine State to consider it a second home. With the 48th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals coming up this weekend, he’s hoping […]

Jeg Coughlin Sr. sees a bright future for drag racing’s electric enterprise

DELAWARE, Ohio (Jan. 3) – Science fiction fans and pop culture enthusiasts alike are familiar with the voice of actor William Shatner as Captain James T. Kirk explaining the five-year mission of the Starship Enterprise at the beginning of each episode of Star Trek. Kirk ends his oration with, “to […]