Like many young racers, Irishman 18-year-old Max has to balance his racing with education. A British Monoposto 1000 Championship driver, Max was one of three finalists for the Motorsport Ireland Young Racing Driver of the Year award 2019,

Max travelled to Malaysia to contest the final event of the FIA F4 SEA Championship at Sepang circuit. In 2018, Max won the Irish Formula Vee Star of Tomorrow Championship, taking eight wins from twelve starts in his first season.