GMG Press Releases

Jeg Coughlin Jr. looking for second straight win after quickest and fastest pass of ’19

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 16) — Fresh off a thrilling victory at the last NHRA tour stop in Phoenix, Jeg Coughlin Jr. is bullish on his chances to repeat the feat with his brand-new RJ Racecars-built Camaro at this weekend’s 50th anniversary Amalie Oil Gatornationals. Coughlin made his quickest and fastest […]

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 […]

At midway point of playoffs, Jeg Coughlin Jr. hoping to race closer to sixth title 

CHARLOTTE (Oct. 8) — Five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. has won his titles in a variety of ways, including holding off challengers from the lead position and coming from behind late in the season. If he hopes to add a sixth crown to his resume this year it […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. low qualifier again, leads Pro Stock field into Dallas eliminations

ENNIS, Texas (Oct. 6) — It’s hard to argue with the qualifying success Jeg Coughlin Jr. has enjoyed in the first three races of the Countdown to the Championship playoffs. Now if he can only translate his top qualifying efforts into race day wins, he’ll be tough to top. For […]

Jeg Coughlin Jr. remains in Pro Stock championship hunt with top-running JEGS car

DALLAS (Oct. 2) — Five-time Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. is surging at the right time and knows another strong showing at this weekend’s 33rd annual AAA Texas NHRA Fall Nationals will catapult his Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro ever higher in the Countdown to the Championship rankings. […]

Team JEGS racers Jeg Coughlin Jr., Troy Coughlin Jr. begin championship charges

  READING, Pa. (Sept. 11) — The championship dreams of Pro Stock pilot Jeg Coughlin Jr. and Top Alcohol Dragster driver Troy Coughlin Jr. begin in earnest this weekend with the 34th annual Dodge NHRA Nationals at Maple Grove Raceway. Jeg Jr. starts his charge at a seventh NHRA title […]

Team JEGS Pre-race Notes Dodge NHRA Nationals – Maple Grove Raceway

  Team JEGS Pre-race Notes Dodge NHRA Nationals – Maple Grove Raceway Reading, Pa. (September 14-16) The JEGS Mail Order team will be represented at this weekend’s Dodge NHRA Nationals by Jeg Coughlin Jr. and Troy Coughlin Jr. Jeg Coughlin Jr. is once again racing as a teammate to two-time […]

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 […]

Coughlin Jr. peaking at the perfect time as sport’s biggest race looms

  Troy Coughlin Jr. and the McPhillips Racing team are roaring into the 64th annual Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals on a two-race winning streak that certainly makes them a “Big Go” favorite. One day after clinching the North Central Regional Top Alcohol Dragster championship, Troy Coughlin Jr. and the […]