Jon Zimmer Jr.
Jon Zimmer Jr. started winning as soon as he got behind the wheel of a Monster Jam truck. Literally. He won 2-Wheel Skills at his first event! Jon hasn’t slowed down since, winning co-Rookie of the Year honors in 2022 and Rising Star of the Year in 2023. Jon Zimmer Jr. is the son of fellow Monster Jam driver Jon Zimmer.
- 2022 Rookie of the Year
- 2023 Rising Star of the Year
- What are some of your interests/hobbies/favorite pastimes?
Dirt Bikes, R/C Cars, and anything with 4 wheels and a motor.
- Who are your role models?
My dad, Jon Zimmer.
- What is your favorite memory on or off the race track?
Winning my first ever two-wheel skills event at the very first Monster Jam event I competed in.
LIFE ON THE ROAD
- What is the best and worst thing about being on the road every weekend with Monster Jam?
Best thing about being on the road is being able to meet new people each weekend. The worst part would definitely being away from home so much.
- What is your favorite part about competing in Monster Jam?
The adrenaline rush that you get from being on the track and in front of the fans.
- How would you describe your driving style?
Technical, I like to try and keep the truck in control but still look good.
- Do you have any nicknames?
Lil Jon, LJ, Jonny.
- What’s your favorite movie?
Fast and Furious.
- What’s your favorite television show?
- What’s your favorite color?
- What’s your favorite thing to eat?
- What’s your favorite restaurant on the road?
ARENA SERIES CENTRAL
CHAMPION: BRANDON VINSON
POINTS THROUGH APR. 16, 2023
|1||Brandon Vinson/Matt Cody||Grave Digger||1026||-|
|2||Jon Zimmer Jr.||Terminal Velocity||972||-54|
|3||Zack Garner||Wild Side||804||-222|
|5||Coty Saucier/Brandon Arthur||Dragon||718||-308|
|6||Brandan Tulachka||Just Get Er Done II||643||-383|
|7||Jamie Sullivan||Monster Mutt Dalmatian||523||-503|