2005 Hughes raced in the AMA 125cc Motocross Championship, earning an overall podium finish at Southwick, Mass... Earned three top-10 finishes in the AMA 250cc Motocross Championship... Raced aboard a Suzuki RMZ450.
2004 Hughes raced a limited AMA 125cc. Motocross Championship season... Earned a third-place moto finish at the Sacramento, Calif., season-opener, and had two, overall topfive finishes... Raced with Red Bull KTM team.
2003 Hughes was in contention for the AMA 125cc U.S. Motocross Championship title, with an overall win at Sacramento, Calif., and five overall podium finishes... Member of Team Chevy Trucks USA Motocross des Nations team... Raced with Red Bull KTM team.