Helping with the car and running the pits for his Dad through the 2014 season, Jax quickly became a real competitor on and off the track. Practice and understanding the car got him in the seat for the 2015 season..
Jax ran a limited schedule at Colorado National Speedway and Big Country Speedway in 2014
21 years old, Jax is a Diesel Tech for a large fleet.
Jax attended CSU Pueblo in Pueblo, Colorado, in the Automotive Industry Management program.
Jax graduated from Bear Creek High School and also attended Warren Tech, a Jefferson County School District Technical School, studying Automotive Technology.
Meet Jax Hughes
Jax is geared up and ready for the 2017 season! He returns to the Super Stock Division for another year of fierce competition with some of the track's best drivers and teams.
Jax had a great seaon at CNS in 2015. He finished 4th in points and captured "Rookie of the Year" in the Super Stock Division. He also was awarded Sportsman of the Year by Colorado National Speedway.
His Sophomore season of 2016 was great as well, finishing 7th on the season in a field of about 30 regular weekly contenders.