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 in yellow and black have big […]

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Special relationship between Scott Palmer and his sponsor now extends to crew

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 12) — The relationship between Top Fuel driver Scott Palmer and sponsor Tommy Thompson is definitely different than most. Palmer and Thompson are friends, first and foremost, and they’re also partners in a winning drag boat team. The fact they are able to promote two of Thompson’s businesses — Magic Dry Organic […]

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Scott Palmer’s search for another career-best at season opener goes up in smoke

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 10) — After posting multiple career-best numbers in qualifying, Scott Palmer and his upstart Magic Dry Organic Absorbent Top Fuel team tried to go even quicker in Sunday’s opening round of the 59th annual Lucas Oil Winternationals. But alas, they were a little too aggressive, smoking the tires of their 11,000-horsepower rail […]

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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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Scott Palmer, CatSpot team ready to tackle the Bristol heat

BRISTOL, Tenn. (June 13) – The first day of summer isn’t until June 21, but Scott Palmer the CatSpot Organic Cat LitterĀ Top Fuel dragster team are already trying to beat the heat. After a warm weekend in the return of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series to Richmond, Va., Palmer will compete on what […]

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Progress made in Richmond with CatSpot Top Fuel cars of Scott Palmer, Dom Lagana

NORTH DINWIDDIE, Va. (June 10) – The Virginia NHRA Nationals didn’t last nearly as long as CatSpot Organic Cat LitterĀ Top Fuel drivers Scott Palmer and Dom Lagana wanted, but strides were still made at Virginia Motorsports Park. Palmer and Lagana both made good runs during the first round of eliminations on Sunday, but both came […]

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Just like the fans, CatSpot Top Fuel driver Scott Palmer looking for fun times in Virginia

NORTH DINWIDDIE, Va. (June 5) — Scott Palmer knows exactly how drag racing fans in the Old Dominion feel about the NHRA’s return to Virginia Motorsports Park, mainly because he has the exact same emotions. “I’m a regular guy, a fan, just like everyone who comes through the gates and walks through the pits,” Palmer […]

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CatSpot Top Fuel team powers back into top 10 with Scott Palmer’s Chicago success

JOLIET, Ill. (June 3) — There was no shortage of drama during Sunday’s eliminations at the 21st annual JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals and Scott Palmer and the CatSpot Organic Cat Litter Top Fuel dragster team were right in the mix at Route 66 Raceway. Palmer and crew posted a first-round upset against the higher-qualified […]

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Top Fuel champion crew chief Jason McCulloch to join CatSpot Organic Litter team in Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. (May 31) — Veteran drag racer Scott Palmer and his CatSpot Organic Litter Top Fuel team hope to benefit greatly from the tuning expertise of reigning Top Fuel champion crew chief Jason McCulloch at this weekend’s 21st annual JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals. McCulloch, who together with tuner Brian Husen helped Brittany Force […]

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