Achievements gained within JDF Racing:
2007 Aprilia Superteen Challenge Champion
In 2003/04 James commenced his career in the Junior Racing Association F80 Championship.
Held at the Darley Moor circuit in 2003 the series moved back to the Lancashire Three Sisters circuit for the 2004 season. Finishing runner-up to Matt Hoyle, James won numerous races in the F80 Championship.
From 2004 until 2007 James competed for JDF within the Aprilia Superteen Challenge Competition.