GMG Press Releases

Team JEGS racers hungry for hometown success at 17th annual Buckeye Nationals

COLUMBUS, Ohio (April 30) — The thrill of competing in front of a hometown crowd filled with family, friends and fellow associates of JEGS High Performance awaits Team JEGS drag racers Mike Coughlin, Troy Coughlin Jr. and Paige Coughlin at this weekend’s 17th annual NHRA Buckeye Nationals. The group will […]

Troy Coughlin Jr.’s runner-up finish in Indy highlights Team JEGS drag racing efforts 

  DELAWARE, Ohio (July 8) — Top Alcohol Dragster pro Troy Coughlin Jr. raced to a runner-up finish Sunday at the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Summer Spectacle at Lucas Oil Raceway, highlighting a weekend that included a third-round appearance by his sister Paige, who competes in Super Comp. Across […]

Reigning Pro Mod champ Troy Coughlin having fun after brief retirement racing with family

  DELAWARE, Ohio (June 19) — Three-time and reigning world champion Troy Coughlin is just two races into his return to the E3 Spark Plugs Pro Mod Drag Racing Series and has yet to win a single round of eliminations, but he is quick to point out no one is […]

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Jeg Coughlin Jr.’s two-race winning streak a source of Team JEGS pride heading into Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 12) — If winning truly is contagious, then six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. is happy to carry the bug into this weekend’s 18th annual Fitzgerald USA NHRA Thunder Valley Nationals and share it with Team JEGS stablemates Troy Coughlin, Troy Coughlin Jr. and Paige Coughlin.   […]

Tour’s most recent Pro Stock winner, Jeg Coughlin Jr., and reigning Pro Mod champ Troy Coughlin, lead Team JEGS into Virginia

NORTH DINWIDDIE, Va. (June 5) — Fresh on the heels of one of the biggest individual wins of his career Sunday at the JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals in Chicago, five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. arrives at Virginia Motorsports Park with the car to beat at this weekend’s […]

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. […]

JEGS.com driver Troy Coughlin Jr. wins Cavalcade of Stars drag race in home state

NORWALK, Ohio (May 20) — Only a few races into his Top Alcohol Dragster career, Troy Coughlin Jr. drove the JEGS.com McPhillips Racing rail to the winner’s circle by dominating the Cavalcade of Stars presented by Budweiser Sunday in what was clearly the best car of the meet. “Winning this […]