GMG Press Releases

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 […]

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 JEGS.com/Elite 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 […]