What are some of your interests/hobbies/favorite pastimes?
Devin Jones: I enjoy metal fabrication work, off-roading at our local off-road park and spending time with my family.
Who are your role models?
Devin Jones: My dad for his hard work and Jim Koehler for always helping others in need.
Do you have any ‘pre-show’ rituals you run through?
Devin Jones: I pray for safety for both myself and my fellow racers and the fans getting home safely.
What’s something a lot of people don’t know about you?
Devin Jones: I work on my truck mostly by myself, from building the truck, to the transportation of the truck as well as all of the work at the shows.
What is your favorite memory on or off the racetrack?
Devin Jones: When I first met Tom Meents. He told me to speak up when doing interviews. Tom is always trying to help the “smaller” guy because he used to be one himself.
What is your most prized possession?
Devin Jones: The things I cherish most are my family, friends and faith.
Life on the Road with Monster Jam
What is the best and worst thing about being on the road every weekend with Monster Jam?
Devin Jones: Meeting all of the new fans that we as drivers have and the worst thing is being away from home and family for long periods of time.
While on the road, what is your favorite thing to do during your free time?
Devin Jones: I enjoy trying new foods everywhere I go.
How do you keep fit?
Devin Jones: I try to get out in the mornings and walk around as much as possible while on the road and I exercise in my garage while I’m at home.
What item(s) can you not live without while traveling on the road with Monster Jam?
Devin Jones: Wherever I go, I take my bible and read it every morning to try to start my day on a good note.
What is your favorite city to travel to? Why?
Devin Jones: New Orleans is probably my favorite. Going to the shrimp lot to get fresh seafood for my family is a must!
How did you get started competing in Monster Jam?
Devin Jones: When I got out of high school, my dad and I ran Pro-Arena trucks and I eventually built my own Monster Jam truck.
What is your favorite part about competing in Monster Jam?
Devin Jones: There are no bigger or tougher competitors than the Monster Jam drivers.
How would you describe your driving style?
Devin Jones: It really depends on the track. If it looks like a fun track, I tend to get crazy while performing.
What advice would you give to kids who want to become a Monster Jam driver?
Devin Jones: Bust your tail in everything you do and it can happen just like it has for me.
What is your greatest memory as a Monster Jam driver? Devin Jones: Pulling off my first-ever backflip at Monster Jam World Finals.
Who in Monster Jam do you look up to for inspiration?
Devin Jones: Jim Koehler.
Do you have any nicknames?
Devin Jones: The Wild Child
What’s your favorite movie?
Devin Jones: Driven
What’s your favorite television show?
Devin Jones: Big Bang Theory
What’s your favorite color?
Devin Jones: Blue
What’s your favorite thing to eat?
Devin Jones: Mexican food
How would your friends and family describe you?
Devin Jones: Caring, humble and always working.