Career-best elapsed-times has Scott Palmer and Magic Dry Absorbent team dreaming big

Teammate Rickey House hoping third time’s the charm in Pomona POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 9) — Scott Palmer’s Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel Dragster may not top the qualifying sheet at this weekend’s 59th annual Lucas Oil Winternationals, but you’d be hard pressed to find a happier and more confident team than his bunch heading into the […]

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JEGS.com pro Jeg Coughlin Jr. to start race day from mid-pack after weight issue

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 9) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. has a fast racecar and he’s ready to show the world his 2019 Pro Stock title aspirations are for real when eliminations begin Sunday at the 59th annual Lucas Oil Winternationals. Coughlin qualified No. 9 with a 6.558 at 210.50 mph in his JEGS.com Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro, but […]

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Jeg Coughlin Jr. can add to legacy by earning seventh NHRA title in 2019

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 6) — The last time Jeg Coughlin Jr. finished second in the championship points, all the way back in 1999, he returned the following year and won 10 races in 14 final-round appearances on his way to the first of his five Pro Stock championships. On the eve of this weekend’s season-opening […]

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Scott Palmer lays out aggressive plans for Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel Dragster

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 4) — The winter break from drag racing has given Top Fuel pro Scott Palmer plenty of time to reflect on last year and make plans for the future. The always popular, blue-collar driver from Missouri reached a couple of conclusions during the down time, and he has big plans to change […]

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Magic Dry Top Fuel Harley rider Rickey House sets sights on 2019 world championship

HOUSTON (Feb. 5) — Rickey House has been a multi-time national event winner and solid title contender in the two years since the Mickey Thompson Tires Top Fuel Harley Drag Racing Series has competed on the NHRA stage. This season he wants to add “world champion” to his list of accomplishments. That quest begins in earnest this […]

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CatSpot’s Scott Palmer credits points leader and teammate Steve Torrence for surging performances on eve of title sponsor’s race

KENT, Wash. (July 31) — Professional drag racing comes with a lot of pressure as drivers work hard to keep their sponsors happy by staying in the spotlight, which is always easier to do when your car is running well. Such has been the case for Scott Palmer, driver of the CatSpot Organic Cat Litter […]

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Jeg Coughlin Jr. scores 80th career victory with third Pro Stock win in Sonoma

SONOMA, Calif. (July 29) — Six-time NHRA champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. had a big Sunday at Sonoma Raceway, winning his third Pro Stock race of the season, moving into the top five of the Mello Yello championship points, and reaching the 80-win mark for his career. Coughlin used his powerful JEGS.com/ElitePerformance Chevrolet Camaro to beat Fernando […]

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Scott Palmer powers to semifinals in Sonoma, lifts CatSpot team to ninth place in points

SONOMA, Calif. (July 29) — With just three more national events until the start of the Countdown to the Championship, Scott Palmer admits he’s doing a little scoreboard watching as he works hard to secure a playoff spot for his CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel dragster. A quick glance at the rankings after Sunday’s […]

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CatSpot Racing Top Fuel pilot Scott Palmer finally running with the big dogs

SONOMA, Calif. (July 25) — It wasn’t until CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel veteran Scott Palmer started racing for businessman Tommy Thompson a year and a half ago that he was able step up his game enough to run with the top teams in the NHRA Drag Racing Series. It’s been a wonderful blessing […]

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CatSpot Top Fuel Harley rider Rickey House already has his hands full in New England

EPPING, N.H. (July 5) — A perennial title contender in the Mickey Thompson Top Fuel Harley Series, Texan Rickey House has proven to be calm under pressure on his 225-mph CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Harley-Davidson. But even a drag racing veteran like House can be surprised from time to time, which is exactly what happened […]

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