2011 was his first year of wheel to wheel racing. He began the process of learning how to setup and drive one of these cars and quietly started working his way towards the front of the field. His first podium came in the 2012 season, along with receiving the NASA Great Lakes Most Improved Racer award. 2013 saw more podiums and top five results.
Jonathan has proved to be a serious contender in Spec Miata racing with Majors victories and podiums, as well as a 2nd Place finish at the 2015 NASA Nationals East at VIR.