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Braden Eves

Braden Eves

#4 Jay Howard Driver Development

 

Birthdate: May 3, 1999
Hometown: Gahanna, Ohio
Residence: New Albany, Ohio
Website: BradenEves.com
Twitter: @BradenEves
Instagram: @BradenEves
YouTube: Braden Eves Racing
Facebook: Braden Eves Racing
Team Website: JayHoward.com

 

Sponsors:

 

CCFI / Huston Insurance / Addison Holdings LLC / Coastal Local Seafood


Nationality: American

Languages spoken: English, French

Height/weight: 5’9” / 142 lbs.

Education: Gahanna Lincoln High School graduate

Local ties: Mid-Ohio is my home track

Hobbies: Computers and tech, cars (obviously!) and iRacing

Favorite sports to watch: NBA basketball (Cleveland Cavaliers), Ohio State football

Favorite food: Literally anything Italian, but especially pizza, chicken parmesan and lasagna

Guilty food pleasure: Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies

Best meal I can cook by myself: The classic American breakfast

Bucket List: Drive from Florida to Alaska, pet a wolf, buy a new Ferrari, go to the moon, fly a plane

An interesting note about me: I’m sponsored by Meyer Shank Racing - Team owner Michael Shank and I graduated from the same high school

Racing goal: To win the NTT INDYCAR SERIES

Racing hero: Charles Leclerc

Career results:

2021

  • Was running third in the Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires title-chase with a win, a second, two pole positions and two fastest race laps before suffering a serious crash in Round 8 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway which ended his season

2020

  • Was running third in the Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires title-chase with a win, a second, two pole positions and two fastest race laps before suffering a serious crash in Round 8 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway which ended his season

2019

  • Captured a hard-fought Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship title by five points over Hunter McElrea to take Cape Motorsports' ninth straight series driver title
  • Scored six wins (including four straight to start the season), four poles, podiums in eight races and set a new track record at Indianapolis
  • Earned the scholarship totaling $305,600 to advance toward the 2020 Indy Pro 2000 Championship Presented by Cooper Tires

2018

  • Competed in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Portland finale, earning a sixth-place finish in his first race in the series
  • Earned two wins, three podiums and a pole position in three F1600 Championship Series race
  • Competed in nine F4 US Championship Powered by Honda races
  • Won a Team USA Scholarship (though he was not able to compete in England due to a medical situation)

2017

  • Finished sixth in the F4 U.S. Championship with one victory, six podium finishes and eight top-4 results
  • Earned the SKUSA Springnationals Championship and the SKUSA Summernationals Championship, and finished eighth in the RoK International Final

2016

  • Finished in the top five in the SKUSA Pro Tour Championship… earned the SKUSA Springnationals Championship
  • Earned two WKA Karting National Championships
  • Competed in the SKUSA Supernationals

2015

  • Competed in the SKUSA Pro Tour, United States Pro Kart Series, Florida Winter Tour, Rotax Grand Nationals, SKUSA Supernationals

2014

  • Finished second in the United States Pro Kart Series
  • Competed in the WKA Manufacturer’s Cup, Rotax Grand Nationals, SKUSA Supernationals

2013

  • Competed in the United States Pro Kart Series, SKUSA Supernationals, WKA Manufacturer’s Cup, Great Lakes Sprint Series

2012

  • Competed in the WKA Manufacturer’s Cup, Great Lakes Sprint Series Champion, MSOKC Club Champion

2011

  • Competed in the WKA Manufacturer’s Cup, Great Lakes Sprint Series, MSOKC Championship