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Jeg Coughlin looks strong going into race day. Jeg Coughlin started the second and final day of qualifying sitting in the No. 1 spot. In the second qualifying session Jeg posted an improved run of 6.822 at 201.04 mph and missed keeping the top...

Jeg Coughlin looks strong going into race day.

Jeg Coughlin started the second and final day of qualifying sitting in the No. 1 spot. In the second qualifying session Jeg posted an improved run of 6.822 at 201.04 mph and missed keeping the top spot by .001 seconds.

"We made a solid run during the second session," said Jeg.  "We did not
want to get too aggressive.  The runs we have been making have looked
great from  start to finish."

During the final session Jeg ran a 6.847 at 201.07 mph. The run was the second quickest of the session.

"We are fine tuning the set up for the changing conditions we have had throughout qualifying," commented Jeg. "The decisions we are making as a group have proved to be the right ones and we have not been too aggressive."

Jeg Coughlin and his JEG'S Mail Order Chevy Cavalier will start race day from the No. 2 qualifying position. He will go head-to-head against Greg Stanfield.

-jegs-

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Drivers Jeg Coughlin