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April 23rd, 2016
- Returning with the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS), Jason Hughes visited Lakeside Speedway (Kansas City, Kansas) on Friday night for the 5th Annual Tompkins Industries Rumble on the River’s Edge. Competing in a field of thirty-five cars, Hughes secured his spot into the main event with a 3rd place outing in his heat. Starting in the 7th for the 32-lap affair, Jason gained one spot notching a 6th place finish.

The following night brought Jason to Randolph County Raceway (Moberly, Missouri) for the USMTS sanctioned 6th Annual Sydenstricker Farm & Lawn Shootout. Storming to the front from his 5th place starting spot, Jason captured a heat race win earning him a 3rd place starting position for the feature. Battling for a $3,000 payday, Hughes overtook Rodney Sanders on the 19th lap to pick up his third victory of the season with Zack VanderBeek, Jesse Sobbing, Johnny Scott, and Cade Dillard rounding out the top five. (Mike Musslin Photo)

Wrapping up the weekend, Jason traveled to Atchison County Raceway (Atchison, Kansas) on Sunday for the Inaugural Cage Match presented by R&S Automotive. Improving one spot in his heat, Hughes secured his spot into the A-Main with a 3rd place finish in his heat. Falling one spot short in the 52-lapper, Jason scored a runner-up finish behind Cade Dillard with Daniel Hilsabeck, Rodney Sanders, and Jesse Sobbing completing the top five.

Jason sits in first in the USMTS points standings. Complete results from these events can be found at www.USMTS.com.

April 2nd, 2016 -
Kicking off the opening night of the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) King of America VI presented by Chix Gear, Jason Hughes traveled to Humboldt Speedway (Humboldt, Kansas) on Thursday night to a field of one-hundred and six competitors. Improving one position in his first heat, Hughes captured a 10-lap heat race victory. Coming from the back in his second heat, Jason advanced eight positions scoring a runner-up finish behind Terry Phillips. Jason Hughes stands in first in the points standings heading into Friday’s action. (CRP Photos)

Reeling in a runner-up finish in his heat behind Brian Mullen, Jason was slated to start 4th in his second heat on Friday night. Working his way to the front, Hughes captured a heat race win and held the top spot in the standings after four rounds of heat action.

Starting on the pole for the $12,000-to-win King of America VI presented by Chix Gear, Jason lost the top spot on the drop of the green flag to Kyle Strickler. Hanging on to a top ten finish, Jason Hughes recorded a 7th place finish in the 72-lap affair.

Jason remains in first in the USMTS points standings. Complete results from these events can be found at www.USMTS.com.

March 19th, 2016 -
Making the trip to Humboldt Speedway (Humboldt, Kansas), Jason Hughes was one of thirty-nine entries signed in for the 11th Annual Spring Fling on Saturday. Capturing a heat race win in the opening night of the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) MSD Central Region, Hughes earned a pole position starting spot for the 42-lap feature honoring the late Grant Junghans. Leading the entire distance, Jason Hughes picked up his second victory of the 2016 season with Ryan Gustin, Zack VanderBeek, Hunter Marriott, and Daniel Hilsabeck rounding out the top five. (Tyler Rinken Photo)

Jason remains in first in the USMTS points standings. Complete results from this event can be found at www.USMTS.com.

March 5th, 2016 -
Continuing on with the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) Winter Speedweeks, Jason Hughes traveled to Southern Oklahoma Speedway (Ardmore, Oklahoma) on Thursday night. Starting in 3rd for his heat race, Hughes cruised to an 8-lap win setting him up with a 4th place starting spot for the feature. With the winner of the 35-lap A-Main earning a $2,000 payday, Jason gained two spots scoring a runner-up finish behind Ryan Gustin with Rodney Sanders, Cade Dillard, and Stormy Scott rounding out the top five.

Improving six positions in his heat race on Friday night, Jason earned a 6th place starting spot for the feature after placing 3rd in his heat. Battling for the $3,000-to-win A-Main, Hughes made his way into the top five by lap 30. Recording a 4th place finish in the 40-lapper, Jason Hughes trailed Rodney Sanders, Stormy Scott, and Austin Arneson across the finish line with Zack VanderBeek coming in 5th.

Wrapping up the USMTS Winter Speedweeks on Saturday night, Hughes advanced five spots in his heat capturing an 8-lap victory. Starting in 7th for the 50-lap A-Main, Jason worked his way into 2nd with 12 laps remaining. Attempting a slide job to take the lead, Jason ended up in the wall and eventually held on for a runner-up finish behind Rodney Sanders with Cade Dillard, Johnny Scott, and Ryan Gustin trailing them to the checkers.

Jason stands in first in the the USMTS points standings. Complete results from these events can be found at www.USMTS.com.

February 27th, 2016 -
Returning on the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental, Jason Hughes was one of sixty-five entries signed in for the 5th Annual Cajun Clash at Ark-La-Tex Speedway (Vivian, Louisiana). Improving seven spots in his heat on Thursday night, Hughes scored a runner-up finish behind Terry Phillips. Coming from 8th in feature, Jason worked his way into a podium finish behind Stormy Scott and Terry Phillips with Rodney Sanders and Jamie Burford rounding out the top five.

Starting in 5th in his heat on Friday night, Jason improved three spots scoring a runner-up finish behind George Egbert IV. Earning a front row starting position for the feature, Hughes jumped to the lead on the drop of the green flag. Leading the first 24 laps, Jason Hughes fell back to a 2nd place finish in the 40-lapper behind Ryan Gustin with Rodney Sanders, Chris Brown, and Kyle Strickler rounding out the top five.

Competing in the final night of the 5th Annual Cajun Clash, Jason scored a runner-up finish in his heat behind Casey Arneson but had to transfer into the B-Main for another shot at the feature. Starting alongside Kenny Gaddis on the front row, Hughes scored a 15-lap consolation win setting him up with a 13th place starting position for the $4,000-to-win feature. Gaining four spots in the Production Jars A-Main, Jason Hughes tallied his third top ten finish of the weekend with a 9th place outing. (Ron Skinner Photo)

Jason grabbed first place spot in the the USMTS points standing with his performance over the weekend. Complete results from these events can be found at www.USMTS.com.

February 20th, 2016 -
Traveling to Heart O’ Texas Speedway (Elm Mott, Texas), Jason Hughes was one of forty-seven cars signed in on Thursday for the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing and Rental. Competing in night one of the 7th Annual Day Motor Sports Texas Spring Nationals, Jason scored a heat race victory transferring him into the A-Main with a 6th place starting spot. Battling for a $2,000 payday, Hughes gained three spots notching a podium finish behind Zack VanderBeek and Cade Dillard with Ryan Gustin and Austin Arneson rounding out the top five.

Starting on the 4th row of his heat on Friday night, Jason gained five positions in the 8-lap event scoring a 3rd place finish. Earning a 9th place starting spot for the feature, Hughes worked his way into the top five within the first 10 laps. Battling for a $3,000 paycheck, Jason Hughes captured a runner-up finish behind Ryan Gustin with Zack VanderBeek, Dereck Ramirez, and Cade Dillard rounding out the top five.

On Saturday night to wrap up the USMTS weekend at Heart O’ Texas Speedway, Jason recorded a 5th place finish in his heat sending him into the B-Main for another shot at the feature. Scoring a 3rd place finish in his consolation event, Hughes was slated to start 21st for the feature. Working his way through the field twelve positons, Jason Hughes notched a 9th place outing.

Jason is currently in second in the USMTS points standing. Complete results from these events can be found at www.USMTS.com.


February 13th, 2016
- Making his 2016 debut, Jason Hughes headed to Shady Oaks Speedway (Goliad, Texas) on Thursday night for the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) opener. Drawing thirty entries, Hughes earned a 6th row starting spot for the feature after placing 3rd in his heat. Paying $2,000 to the winner, Jason worked his way to the front of the pack by the end of the 20-lap affair. Giving Rodney Sanders a battle with 2-laps remaining, Jason Hughes scored a 2nd place finish behind Sanders with Cade Dillard, Joe Duvall, and Ben Kates rounding out the top five.

On Friday night for the second night of USMTS action, Jason Hughes fell short of a transfer position in his heat with a 5th place outing. Transferring the top five out of the B-Main, Hughes cruised to 10-lap consolation win. Starting on the 7th row for the $3,000-to-win A-Main, Jason advanced seven spots in the 35-lapper notching a 6th place finish.

Returning for the final night of the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental at Shady Oaks Speedway (Goliad, Texas), Jason Hughes improved three spots in his heat scoring a 3rd place finish. Earning a 8th place starting spot for the 40-lap A-Main, Jason was up to 3rd by end of the first ten laps. After the top two competitors made contact, Hughes took over the lead with 29 laps remaining. Hanging on for the $4,000 payday, Ryan Gustin, Cade Dillard, Zack VanderBeek and Jesse Sobbing trailed Jason across the finish line. (Ron Skinner Photo)

Complete results from these events can be found at www.USMTS.com.

December 30th, 2015 - Competing in a total of fifty-five events during the 2015 season, Jason Hughes reeled an impressive fifteen wins with fourteen coming in his Open Wheel Modified and the other one coming in his Super Late Model for a MARS DIRTcar Series event at Monett Speedway (Monett, Missouri). With the weather affecting twenty-four of his scheduled dates, Hughes collected forty-four top ten finishes and thirty-eight top five outings. He also captured his second USMTS National Championship during the 2015 campaign.

November 3rd, 2015 - Returning on the United States Modified Tour Series (USMTS) schedule, Jason Hughes headed to Southern Oklahoma Speedway (Ardmore, Oklahoma) on Tuesday night for the $3,000-to-win A-Main. In a field of thirty-six Open Wheel Modifieds, Jason improved six spots in his heat scoring a runner-up finish to Lance Town. Transferring into the main event with a front row starting spot, Hughes made his way to the front of the field by the fourth lap. Holding off a charging Rodney Sanders, Jason Hughes captured his fifteenth win of the season with Sanders, Mickey Lassiter, Tyler Wolff, and Chad Howell completing the top five in the 30-lap affair.

Complete results from this event can be found at www.USMTS.com.

October 10th, 2015 - Jason Hughes made the trip to Flint Creek Speedway (West Siloam Springs, Oklahoma) on Friday night for the Inaugural October Fall Classic. Recording the fastest time in qualifying, Hughes earned a 6th place starting spot for one of his two heat races. Scoring a 2nd place spot, Jason went on to gain seven spots in his 2nd heat storming to a victory. Battling for a $1,500 payday on Saturday night, Jason Hughes grabbed his 14th win of the season with Mitchell Keeter, Tyler Wolff, Mike Camarillo, and Chris Lewis completing the top five.

Complete results from this event can be found at www.FlintCreekSpeedway.com.

October 3rd, 2015 - On Thursday Jason Hughes headed to Salina Highbanks Speedway (Pryor Creek, Oklahoma) for the 3rd Annual Sooner Showdown. Competing in the three-day event, Jason earned a 6th place starting spot for the feature on Thursday night. Gaining three spots, Hughes scored a 3rd place finish behind Terry Phillips and Rodney Sanders with Jeremy Rasmussen and Joe Duvall rounding out the top five.

On Friday night the 9th starting Hughes brought home his 12th win of the season gaining eight spots in the A-Main with Thomas Tillison Jr. and Rodney Sanders completing the top three. Wrapping up the weekend on Saturday night Jason earned a 2nd row starting spot for the main event. Gaining two spots, Jason Hughes landed his 13th victory of the 2015 season.

Complete results from these events can be found at www.SalinaHighbanksSpeedway.com.

September 26th, 2015 - Jason Hughes made the trip to Deer Creek Speedway (Spring Valley, Minnesota) on Thursday night for the final night of The Hunt for the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) Casey's Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. With a four point lead on Rodney Sanders, Jason hoped to bring home his 2nd USMTS National Championship in a stacked field of 91 Open Wheel Modifieds. Storming to the front in his heat, Hughes gained eleven spots capturing the victory. Starting in 2nd for the feature, Jason Hughes overtook Jason Krohn to score the $5,000 payday along with the USMTS National Championship. Clinching his 9th victory of the season, Hughes was trailed to the finish line by Krohn, Brandon Davis, Kelly Shryock, and Tim Donlinger. (Tyler Rinken Photo)

The following night for the USMTS sanctioned 17th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree, Jason Hughes captured a heat race win transferring him into the A-Main with a 12th place starting spot. Battling for a $5,000 payday, Jason Hughes made his move late in the race gaining eleven spots to score his 2nd straight victory. Brining his tally to ten on the season Jason Hughes outdueled Rodney Sanders, Joe Duvall, Brad Waits, and Stormy Scott in the 40-lap feature event. (Buck Monson Photo)

Wrapping up the busy yet successful weekend, Jason Hughes earned a 12th place starting spot for his heat. Needing a 4th spot or better to make show, Hughes improved eights spots edging his way into the main event. With $10,000 on the line, Jason charged to the front of the field to pull off the first ever three-win sweep of the Featherlite Fall Jamboree. Bringing his weekend payday to $20,000, Hughes captured a $10,000 payday on Saturday along with his 11th victory of the season. Gaining eleven spots in the 50-lap A-Main, Jason Hughes ousted Rodney Sanders, Tim Donlinger, Brad Wiats, and Bobby Malchus in the feature. (Buck Monson Photo)

Complete results from these events and the latest series' standings can be found at www.USMTS.com.

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