2014 IHRA Top Sportsman Champion Mike Koontz

2014 IHRA Top Sportsman Champion   Mike Koontz    NORWALK, Ohio (October 31, 2014) – Don’t be late. Those three words were the only words being muttered by Top Sportsman racer Mike Koontz as he pulled into the staging lanes for the finals of the IHRA Summit Racing Equipment Tournament of Champions presented by AMSOIL.…

2014 IHRA Top Dragster Champion Kevin Brannon

2014 IHRA Top Dragster Champion   Kevin Brannon    NORWALK, Ohio (October 30, 2014) – The road to a championship is often paved with unexpected turns and tricky matchups. Sometimes you find yourself matched up against a new racer you know little about, other times it is a former champion standing in your way. But…

Team JEGS Pre-Race Notes: NHRA Toyota Nationals

Team JEGS Pre-Race Notes: NHRA Toyota Nationals Team JEGS/Pre-Race Notes: NHRA Toyota Nationals The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas (Oct. 30-Nov. 2) • 2013 NHRA Mello Yello Pro Stock champion Jeg Coughlin Jr. will compete at this weekend’s NHRA Toyota Nationals in Las Vegas. He will be racing the JEGS.com/Mopar Dodge Dart…

2014 IHRA Hot Rod Champion Tony Jones

2014 IHRA Hot Rod Champion   Tony Jones  NORWALK, Ohio (October 27, 2014) – In June, Tony Jones celebrated his very first Ironman trophy in IHRA competition by winning a Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour event at Memphis International Raceway in a thriller over Greg Fowler. Almost four months later to the day, Jones was…

2014 IHRA Top Champion Cody Bayus

2014 IHRA Top Champion   Cody Bayus  NORWALK, Ohio (October 23, 2014) – Who knew the answer to more wins and more success on the racetrack was actually less time behind the wheel? While not the most ideal of situations for an experienced racer like Cody Bayus, that is exactly the situation Bayus found himself…