Reading2: Jeg Coughlin Jr eliminations summary

Jeg Coughlin, Jr. out early at Reading Clear skies and cooler temperatures set the stage for a classic first round match up in Pro Stock as Jeg Coughlin, Jr. squared off against Warren Johnson in first round action at the Lucas Oil NHRA ...

Jeg Coughlin, Jr. out early at Reading

Clear skies and cooler temperatures set the stage for a classic first round match up in Pro Stock as Jeg Coughlin, Jr. squared off against Warren Johnson in first round action at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals. Both drivers were on time off the line with a four-thousandths advantage going to Johnson (.003 to Coughlin's .007.) Johnson took the win light with a 6.715 second pass at 204.60 mph to Jeg's 6.760 second run at 203.40 mph.

"We certainly would have liked to have had a better showing today," explained Jeg. "However, I feel that we have to be pleased overall with the direction our program is heading. It was great to see my brother Troy make it to the finals. It's nice to carry that momentum into Dallas."

Round by Round: Round #1: W.Johnson 6.715 at 204.60 mph, defeated J. Coughlin 6.760 at 204.40

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Series NHRA
Drivers Jeg Coughlin , Warren Johnson