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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JEGS.com team sporting ‘Throwback’ paint schemes to honor 50th annual Gatornat’ls

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 8) — 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 Sr. campaigned during his career. Mike […]

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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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Troy Coughlin Jr.’s runner-up finish leads Team JEGS efforts in Ohio; Streak ends for Jeg Jr.

NORWALK, Ohio (June 24) — Troy Coughlin Jr. drove his JEGS.com McPhillips Racing Top Alcohol Dragster to a runner-up finish Sunday, leading the Team JEGS effort in their home state of Ohio. Troy Jr.’s uncle, six-time world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr., reached the second round before falling to teammate Erica Enders, ending a three-race winning streak for […]

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Multiple round wins racked up around the country for Team JEGS racers

DELAWARE, Ohio (May 6) — Competing in both the 38th annual NHRA Southern Nationals powered by Mello Yello at Atlanta Dragway in Georgia and the 16th annual NHRA Buckeye Fuel Wars in Ohio, Team JEGS racers were busy racking up elimination round wins this weekend. Jeg Coughlin Jr. (Pro Stock), his wife Samantha Coughlin (Super […]

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Jeg Coughlin Jr. hopes he’s next as Elite Motorsports team looks for four-in-a-row

ATLANTA (MAY 1) — The last three NHRA races have all ended with a Pro Stock winner that hails from the championship-winning Elite Motorsports team. Jeg Coughlin Jr., driver of the JEGS.com/Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro, hopes to keep that streak alive, and start one of his own, by winning this weekend’s 38th annual NHRA Southern Nationals powered […]

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Erica Enders and Team Capture First Victory of the 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series

Two Time Pro Stock World Champion, Erica Enders was the last (wo)man standing at the end of the NGK Spark Plug Four-Wide Nationals in Concord, NC this weekend. Her last visit to the Winner’s Circle came in Epping, New Hampshire in June of 2017 after a dry spell of over one year without a victory. […]

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Two-Time World Champ Erica Enders Comes Home for Potential Double Up

They say there is nothing like coming home and Erica Enders along with the rest of the Elite Motorsports organization couldn’t agree more. Enders and team head to Houston for the 5th stop of the NHRA MelloYello Drag Racing Series this weekend. The 31st Annual NHRA Spring Nationals will be held April 20- 22nd at […]

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2X ProStock Champ determined to cross Gatornationals off ‘Bucket List’ at Gainesville Raceway.

Two-time NHRA Pro Stock World Champion, Erica Enders, will join the MelloYello NHRA Drag Racing Series as they head to Gainesville Raceway in Gainesville, FL for the 49th annual AMALIE Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals, March 15-18. “The prestigious Gatornationals is still a box that is left unchecked on my ‘bucket list’ of accomplishments,” Enders said. […]

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East Coast opener excites five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (March 13) — Jeg Coughlin Jr. has his sights set on a third visit to the winner’s circle of Gainesville Raceway during this weekend’s 49th annual Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals. And after a successful test session for the entire Elite Motorsports group, Coughlin thinks another trophy run is well within reach. “We […]

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