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Five-time Pro Stock champ Jeg Coughlin Jr. laser-focused on NHRA’s Western Swing
July 18th, 2017 at 9:44 AM
***PHOTO1*** DENVER, CO â?? 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...

Jeg Coughlin Jr. hopes busy weekend in Chicago concludes with breakthrough victory
July 6th, 2017 at 7:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** CHICAGO (July 5) - Jeg Coughlin Jr. has 58 NHRA national event wins but not one of his Wally trophies has this year attached to faceplate. The five-time Pro Stock world champion looks to change that fact this weekend as the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series hits the quarter-mile...

Erica Enders eager to take her Melling Performance/Elite Motorsports Pro Stocker to Chicago
July 6th, 2017 at 6:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** CHICAGO, IL - Two-time NHRA Pro Stock world champion Erica Enders has a wealth of quarter-mile excitement to draw from this weekend as she takes the controls of her Melling Performance/Elite Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro at the 20th annual Fallen Patriots NHRA Route 66 Nationals, just outside of Chicago. "Chicago has...

Two-time champ Erica Enders set to scoop up another trophy in Norwalk
June 21st, 2017 at 9:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** NORWALK, OH - Two-time NHRA Pro Stock world champion Erica Enders' confidence going into the weekend's 11th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park is extremely high. The spunky 33-year-old driver of the Elite Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro is excited about her team's momentum and she's...

JEGS.com Pro Stock stalwart Jeg Coughlin Jr. looks to add a Norwalk victory to his list
June 21st, 2017 at 9:07 AM
***PHOTO1*** NORWALK, Ohio (June 20) - Five-time NHRA Pro Stock world champion Jeg Coughlin Jr., driver of the JEGS.com/Elite Performance Chevrolet Camaro, knows what it's like to be successful. In drag racing circles his name can even be used to define success. But there a couple of racetracks where he has...