Still only 28, Maximilian Alexander Chilton has squeezed a lot into his years and most of it has involved motorsport. His first professional race was at the Firestone Grand Prix of St Petersburg, Florida, in 2016. He’s currently competing in IndyCar in the United States having switched teams from Chip Ganassi to Carlin, but has previously driven in F1 for Force India and Marussia. Alongside all this, Max has found time to cultivate a serious social media following, with a cool 96k followers.
WHEN TRAVELLING, WHAT DO YOU ALWAYS PACK?
A pair of swimming trunks and running set
TWO OR THREE-PIECE SUIT?
OXFORDS OR MONK STRAPS?
BEST CAR YOU’VE EVER DRIVEN?
WHAT WOULD YOU CALL YOUR YACHT?
Rude Not To
WHO IS YOUR BIGGEST INSPIRATION?
Jim Clark (F1 racing driver)
WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE FILM?
WHAT IS THE LAST BOOK YOU READ?
I can’t remember—it was years ago
SURFING OR SKIING?
WHAT DO YOU ORDER AT A BAR?
THE FOOD YOU COULD NEVER GIVE UP?
WHERE WOULD YOU RETIRE?
WHAT QUOTE DO YOU LIVE BY?
Racing is life, anything before or after is just waiting (Steve McQueen)
WHAT DOES TRUE MEN’S STYLE MEAN TO YOU?
Classic and clean-cut