Jeg Coughlin – NHRA Pro Stock
Slammers Ultimate Milk / Chevy Cobalt
Torco Racing Fuels NHRA Nationals
Virginia Motorsports Park
Oct 6-9th

Jeg Coughlin will return to competition this week in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series for the Torco Racing Fuels NHRA Nationals. The 36 year-old Pro Stock stand out will be behind the wheel of the Slammer’s Ultimate Milk / Chevy Cobalt. Coughlin has accomplished much behind the wheel of a factory hot rod since entering the final three events of 1997.

.682 — Lifetime winning percentage, fifth on the all-time list

1 — National performance record set by Coughlin when he posted a 6.750 at Reading, Pa., in 2001

3 — NHRA championships (’92 Super Gas, ’00 & ’02 Pro Stock)

4 — Categories in which Coughlin won a national event trophy in 1997, an NHRA record (Pro Stock, Super Stock, Comp Eliminator, and Super Gas.)

6.86 Jeg’s winning time in 2000 at Virginia Motorsports Park…6.64 Jeg’s time in testing on 10/12/2006 at VMP

8 — Finishes of sixth place or higher in the POWERade standings

10 — Races won by Coughlin in 2000, a single season record at the time

34 — NHRA national event wins in Pro Stock, placing him fifth on the all-time list and just one behind fourth-place Kurt Johnson

37 — Consecutive races for which Coughlin has successfully qualified for

47 — National event wins in all categories, 10th-best on the all-time list

301 — Elimination round wins in 174 race day starts

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