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July 29th, 2016
- Powering the Murphrey Oil Company #12 Open Wheel Modified, Jason Hughes invaded Chateau Raceway (Lansing, Minnesota) on Friday night for the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) RealTruck.com Northern Region event presented by Day Motor Sports. Improving three positions in his heat, Jason recorded a 4th place finish earning him the 9th-starting spot for the feature. Storming through the field seven positions in the 42-lap A-Main, Jason Hughes notched a runner-up finish behind Lucas Schott with Brandon Davis, Steve Wetzstein, and Clayton Wagamon rounding out the Top 5.

After Saturday’s event at Deer Creek Speedway (Spring Valley, Minnesota) got rained out, Hughes clinched the RealTruck.com Northern Region, giving him a clean sweep of all three USMTS regions.

Complete results and the latest standings can be found at www.USMTS.com.

July 23rd, 2016 - Running in the 6th annual Silver Dollar Nationals, Jason Hughes traveled to I-80 Speedway (Greenwood, Nebraska) on Friday night for the two-day United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) sanctioned program. Drawing 44 entries for the MSD Central Region event presented by Day Motor Sports, Jason gained four positions in his first heat of the night, storming to the 10-lap victory. Via passing points he locked into Saturday night’s pole-sitter dash.

He rounded out Friday night’s festivities by competing in the Cubby’s Chase Invitational Dash. He stormed from the 8th starting spot to claim the $1,000 victory. Johnny Scott, Cade Dillard, Rodney Sanders, and Mason Big Eagle rounding out the Top 5.

On Saturday night with the 4th-starting spot for the MalvernBank.com Pole-Sitter’s Dash already secured, Jason improved one position registering a 3rd-place finish. Set to start 3rd for the $5,000-to-win A-Main, Hughes fell one spot in the 42-lap affair, posting a 4th-place finish behind Rodney Sanders, Jason Krohn, and Cade Dillard with Johnny Scott coming in 5th.

With his performance Hughes claimed the championship in the MSD Central Region presented by Day Motorsports. Complete results and the latest standings can be found at www.USMTS.com.

July 16th, 2016 -
United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) competition took Jason Hughes to Dodge County Speedway (Kasson, Minnesota) on Thursday evening for the first night of a three race swing. With 26 cars entered, mechanical issues in his heat race left Hughes starting 25th on the grid for the 42-lap finale. Despite starting on the tail of the field, Jason charged through the field twenty positions, notching a 5th place finish behind Rodney Sanders, Jason Cummins, Brandon Davis and Cade Dillard.

Following the USMTS to Fayette County Speedway (West Union, Iowa) on Friday night, Jason held his 3rd place starting spot in his heat setting him up with a 9th place starting position for the feature. Breaking into the top five, Hughes advanced six positions in the 42-lapper posting a 3rd place finish behind Zack VanderBeek and Cade Dillard with Rodney Sanders and Stormy Scott rounding out the top five.

Closing out the triple-header on Saturday, thirty-four USMTS Modifieds signed in at I-35 Speedway (Winston, Missouri) for the 8th Annual Seeburg Mufflers Missouri Meltdown. Passing two cars in his heat, Hughes landed a runner-up finish behind Jesse Sobbing earning him a 2nd place starting spot for the feature behind Sobbing. Storming into the lead on the drop of the green flag, Jason led all 42-laps picking up his eleventh win of the season and a $3,000 payday. Jesse Sobbing, Cade Dillard, Matt Dotson, and Rodney Sanders trailed Hughes across the finish line. (Lisa Burlington Photo)

Jason remains leading all three USMTS regions point standings. Complete results from these events can be found at www.USMTS.com.

July 3rd, 2016 -
With the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) having an off week, Jason Hughes headed to Salina Highbanks Speedway (Pryor Creek, Oklahoma) on Saturday night for the regular night of racing. Competing in a field of thirty-eight cars, Hughes recorded a 4th place finish in his heat locking his spot into the A-Main. Working his way into the top five in the feature, Jason registered a 4th place finish behind Chad Wheeler, Rodney Sanders, and Jeremy Rasmussen with Mitch Keeter coming in 5th.

Sunday night brought Hughes to Ark-La-Tex Speedway (Vivian, Louisiana) for the 9th Annual Comp Cams sanctioned Doug Murphrey Memorial. Drawing a stacked field of fifty-two Open Wheel Modifieds, Hughes found himself in victory lane at the end of the night. Competing for a $5,000 payday in the feature, Jason Hughes stormed to his 10th win of the season over Cade Dillard, Chris Henigan, Wes Armstrong, and David Winslett. (Scott's Custom Art)

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