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  • Troy Coughlin Jr. takes positives from first round loss July 24, 2017
    Race Recap: Troy Coughlin Jr. and the SealMaster team was eager to get to their first Western Swing as a team. First up, the challenging Bandimere Speedway in Denver. Qualifying did not lead to the desired results for the SealMaster Toyota as they failed to make a clean pass. The Saturday's first session saw a minor […]
  • Battle of Pro Stock champions doesn't fall Jeg Coughlin Jr.'s way in Denver July 24, 2017
    DENVER (July 23) -- What could have been a marque first-round elimination race between five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. and four-time titlist Greg Anderson instead ended in disappointment Sunday morning when Coughlin's Performance Chevrolet Camaro fizzled in the mile-high climes of Bandimere Speedway.
  • Qualifying Summary: Troy Coughlin Jr., driver of the SealMaster Top Fuel Dragster July 23, 2017
    Q1: 6.287 sec. at 111.69 MPH Q2: 13.129 sec. at 69.83 MPH Q3: 5.695 sec. at 115.26 MPH Q4: The SealMaster team found a last minute electrical issue and elected not to make the run.  Starting Position: 16thFirst Round Matchup: Leah Pritchett
  • Jeg Coughlin Jr. still looking for the quickest way down Bandimere Speedway July 23, 2017
    DENVER (July 22) -- Five-time Pro Stock world champion has traversed Bandimere Speedway numerous times in his two decades behind the wheel of his JEGS-branded racecars so he knows the famous mile-high strip well. However, after only qualifying 11th at this weekend's 38th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals, Coughlin says he's yet to find the […]
  • Eldora Dirt Provides Cody Coughlin With Career Best NASCAR Finish July 20, 2017
    Cody Coughlin hit the dirt at Eldora Speedway in his home state of Ohio on Wednesday night for the second race on dirt in his career. He walked out of the legendary half-mile oval with a career-best finish. After starting 27th, and in front of many friends and family, Coughlin finished in the 11th position, […]
  • Team JEGS Pre-race: Mopar Mile-High Nationals July 19, 2017
    Bandimere Speedway (Denver, Colo.) July 21-23, 2017 The JEGS Mail Order team will be represented at this week’s Mopar Mile-High Nationals by six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. who will lead the effort behind the wheel of the Elite Motorsports Camaro in Pro Stock and his nephew, Troy Coughlin Jr., will be driving the […]
  • Troy Coughlin Jr. faces first Denver race July 18, 2017
    Noteworthy: 14th career pro event; a candidate for Auto Club Road to Future trophy (best rookie driver); father is former two-time Pro Mod champion (Troy Coughlin Sr.); uncle is former six-time NHRA champion (Jeg Coughlin Jr.); part of Coughlin family with 113 career wins Last Event Recap (Norwalk): Qualified 15th; First round loss (Lost to Leah […]
  • Coughlin Set to Sling Some Dirt in Front of His Home State Fans July 18, 2017
    For the second time in Cody Coughlin’s life he will race on a dirt-covered race track. After a strong run in last year’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Dirt Derby at Eldora Speedway (OH), Coughlin will return to his home-state track, this time with his TV Toyota Tundra for Ohio-based ThorSport Racing.  
  • Five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. laser-focused on NHRA's Western Swing July 17, 2017
    DENVER (July 17) -- With just five races remaining until the Countdown to the Championship playoffs, five-time Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. says the upcoming Western Swing of consecutive races in Denver, Sonoma and Seattle could prove to be pivotal for the true championship contenders in the NHRA's factory hot rod class. Beginning with […]
  • Camaro gets loose in Round 1, prevents Jeg Coughlin Jr. from advancing July 10, 2017
    CHICAGO (July 9) -- What should have been a routine first-round victory for Route 66 Raceway kingpin Jeg Coughlin Jr. literally went askew 150 feet into the race when the Performance Chevrolet Camaro lost traction and turned sideways. Coughlin expertly pedaled his car and managed to regain control, but opponent Kenny Delco was already […]