Episode 21: Thomas Maxwell on racing at Monaco and challenging fear.
On this episode of Minds of Motorsport we are joined by Darwin local and Formula Renault Eurocup driver Thomas Maxwell. Thomas has finished his third full season abroad in Europe with a 10th place in this years Formula Renault Eurocup championship.
In our chat Thomas shares some great insights into his journey racing in the UK and Europe as well as the challenges and language barriers a driver faces when competing on the continent. We hear about his first time racing at the famous Monaco circuit and how he battled in F3 against Lando Norris. I also ask Thomas about fear and how to get the most out of yourself on a street circuits.
Topics of discussion:
- Darwin life.
- Family and role models.
- BRDC Formula 3 racing.
- Living the racing dream in the UK.
- Racing against Lando Norris.
- Language barriers when racing in Europe.
- Racing at Monaco.
- Fear and street circuits.
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