GMG Press Releases

Troy Coughlin Jr. wrangles runner-up result at Houston NHRA national event

HOUSTON (April 14) — Troy Coughlin Jr. raced his McPhillips Racing Top Alcohol Dragster to a runner-up finish Sunday at the 32nd annual Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals presented by Pennzoil. Racing in just his second year in the class, Coughlin beat Rob McKinley, Steve Collier and Shane Conway […]

Reigning North Central champ Troy Coughlin Jr. ‘inspired’ to race in Houston

HOUSTON (April 10) — Reigning North Central Region Top Alcohol Dragster champion Troy Coughlin Jr. is bringing his McPhillips Racing rail to this weekend’s 32nd annual Mopar Express Lane NHRA SpringNationals with plenty of “inspiration” to enjoy every moment of his trip to the Lone Star State. Just before […]

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 […]