Ashton caught the need for speed at 16 years old and hasn't looked back. Starting at the Bondurant Racing School, moving to Spec Miata and then into professional racing with the Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Series,
Ashton started racing in the South East Division with NASA and SCCA earning top finishes in the 1.6L run group. In 2014 she met Tom Long, Mazda Factory Prototype Driver who coached her to the front of the pack in SCCA. By 2016, she had joined the Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Series, moving up from her club racing start into the pro ranks.
Ashton ended the 2017 Global MX-5 Season with a P12 in points out of 39 competitors. The GB Racing - Racing Analytics team pulled off their best finish ever. Ashton is making her mark one weekend at a time and fans can join her on the journey through the documentary "The Road To 24"