GMG Press Releases

Resume building: Troy Coughlin Jr. raging away in TAD with eye on return to pro ranks

INDIANAPOLIS (Aug. 26) — Troy Coughlin Jr. has won three of the last four races he’s entered in Top Alcohol Dragster, piloting his JEGS.com McPhillips Racing hot rod to a national event win in Norwalk, Ohio, and divisional victories in Atco, N.J., and Bowling Green, Ky. He’ll undoubtedly be considered […]

Troy Coughlin Jr. wins Battle at the Beech, his third Top Alcohol Dragster victory of ’19

Sister Paige goes five rounds to power up Super Comp D3 rankings BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Aug. 25) — Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol Dragster champion Troy Coughlin Jr. is claiming points in Division 1 this year, but he’s still showing off in Division 3, winning this weekend’s Battle at […]

Front-running threesome from Team JEGS to take on all-comers at ‘Battle at the Beech’

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Aug. 20) — Wishing to remain in the mix for national, regional and divisional titles this year, Team JEGS drag racers Mike Coughlin, his nephew Troy Coughlin Jr., and niece Paige Coughlin look at this weekend’s Battle at the Beech at historic Beech Bend Dragway as a […]

Troy Coughlin Jr.’s semifinal finish in Top Dragster tops Team JEGS’ weekend

DELAWARE, Ohio (Aug. 18) — Troy Coughlin Jr. raced his JEGS.com bracket dragster to a semifinal finish in the Top Dragster category at this weekend’s Northeast Shootout at Cecil County Dragway. The finish was the best of the three Team JEGS drivers in competition, with Jeg Coughlin Jr. bowing out […]

Northeast Shootout the next prize up for grabs for Troy Coughlin Jr. and his sister Paige

RISING SUN, Md. (Aug. 14) — Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol champion Troy Coughlin Jr. and his top-ranked sister Paige Coughlin will be vying for a couple of the Wally trophies available at this weekend’s Northeast Shootout at Cecil County Dragway. Since this particular event on the Lucas Oil […]

Quartet of Team JEGS racers headed to SFG Buckeye Bracket Bash

WEST SALEM, Ohio (Aug. 7) — Led by six-time world champion drag racer Jeg Coughlin Jr. and reigning North Central Region titlist Troy Coughlin Jr., a strong foursome of Team JEGS racers will be vying for the big cash prizes up for grabs at this weekend’s second annual SFG Buckeye […]

Troy Coughlin Jr. aces Atco Dragway with second Top Alcohol Dragster victory of season

ATCO, N.J. (Aug. 3) — Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol Dragster champion Troy Coughlin Jr. scored his second victory of the 2019 season Saturday at the Division 1 Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series points meet at Atco Dragway. After qualifying No. 1 in the competitive field with a 5.233 […]

Brother/sister duo of Troy Jr. and Paige Coughlin anxious for Atco weekend

  ATCO, N.J. (July 31) — The midway point of the NHRA’s Northeast Division seven-race schedule arrives this weekend with the Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series points meet at Atco Dragway and Team JEGS racers Troy Coughlin Jr. and his sister Paige Coughlin will be doing all they can to […]

Team JEGS drag racer Mike Coughlin wins second straight Top Dragster trophy

  Team JEGS drag racer Mike Coughlin wins second straight Top Dragster trophy Troy Coughlin Jr. runner-up in TAD after dead-even finish JOLIET, Ill. (July 14) — Mike Coughlin remains unbeaten in his JEGS.com Top Dragster ever since changing to a Fowler F12 roots-style supercharger, winning Sunday’s Burndown at Sundown […]

Mike Coughlin logs 27th career NHRA victory after big weekend in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS (July 7) — Mike Coughlin scored his first Top Dragster victory in two years Sunday, beating five tough challengers in elimination action to take the crown of the Summer Spectacle at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. The event was the third on this year’s North Central Division schedule in […]