The crew members of the reality TV series, Fast N’ Loud all seem to know what to do when they see an old car. As years of experience kicks in, each member expertly takes on his work at the garage. Jason Aker is one of the most heard voices in the room. As the Gas Monkey’s restoration expert, Jason somehow takes is 25 years of experience and applies it every single time. Often in the thick of things, Jason collaborates with other members of the crew to present viewers with the best possible versions of the car. This is also why he was scouted by Richard Rawlings in the first place. An eye for detail, a creative mind, and experience to put his ideas in the right place, Jason is the perfect guy if you are looking to restore your old car.
Jason Aker was born on the 6th of January in 1974. Born and raised in the city of Oklahoma, Jason has revealed very little about his parents and early life. But it is safe to say, that Jason had an interest in automobiles growing up. This turned into a passion and decades later, Jason is one of the most amazing restoration experts around.
Jason was working as a restoration expert long before his endeavor at the Gas Monkey Garage. He owned a garage by the name of Worldwide Muscle Cars in Oklahoma. In 2013, Richard Rawlings contacted Jason to restore twin firebirds. This one-off thing soon turned into a partnership and Jason shifted his tools to the Gas Monkey Carriage. Ever since then, Jason has been a regular cast and crew member of the Monkey Garage. Besides, Jason has also received rigorous training from two of the industry’s great experts, Bob Gains, and John Brown.
A good husband and father:
John’s success in professional life is portrayed in his personal life as well. The man is happily married to his wife, Apryl Aker. The pair got married in 1995 and are on course to celebrate their 25 years of togetherness. The couple is blessed with two lovely children, a daughter named Savanna Aker and a son Brett Aker.
Jason is often seen with his children and family around various sporting events. He loves to share snippets from the family’s time out to social media sites. A huge football fan, Jason supports the Oklahoma Sooners. He catches most of their games and is a recognized face around the venue.
Even though details on Aker’s net worth is yet to be disclosed, it is safe to say he makes a considerable sum from his endeavors.