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Lochie Hughes (R)

#8 Jay Howard Driver Development


Birthdate: March 15, 2002
Hometown: Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Residence: Indianapolis, Indiana
Twitter: @hugheslochie
Facebook: Lochie Hughes
Instagram: @lochie.hughes
YouTube: @lachlanhughes4246 




CSU | One Cure / Lucas Oil Products / LHP

Nationality: Australian

Languages spoken: English

Height/weight: 5'8" / 150 lbs.

Education: High School Diploma of Business

Hobbies: Golf, watching sports, boating and hanging out with friends

Favorite sports to watch: Formula 1 (Red Bull Racing)

Favorite sports to play: Cricket 

Interesting note about me: I am a comedic genius

Charities: CSU | One Cure

Favorite food: Chicken Parm

Guilty food pleasure: Chocolate

Best meal I can cook by myself: Omelet 

Racing goal: Make a career out of it

Racing hero: Ayrton Senna 

Career results:


  • Won the F4 United States Championship powered by Honda with six wins, four additional podium finishes, seven pole positions and five fastest race laps

  • Made Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship debut at Mid-Ohio, qualifying among the top six in all three races and claiming a best finish of fourth


  • No racing 


  • Finished second in the CAMS Australian Formula 4 Championship Certified by FIA with three wins and eight additional podium finishes
  • Named Australian Young Driver of the Year


  • Finished fifth - and top rookie - in the CAMS Australian Formula 4 Championship Certified by FIA with one race win


  • Finished second in the Australian Karting Championship (KA2) 


  • Karting highlights include placing second in the 2014 Florida Winter Series in Formula TaG Cadet.