2022 SEASON | MINI CHALLENGE UK
Max Coates is a professional racing car driver from North Yorkshire. After starting Karting at the age of 8 he has risen through the ranks to race and win in a number of different series.
In 2016 he became the Renault UK Clio Cup Graduate Champion finishing 3rd overall. He has completed another three seasons in the Clio Cup taking fourteen more race victories and finishing as runner up in 2019. Max supplemented his 2019 Clio Cup campaign with races in the Britcar Endurance Championship, British RX and other select events. In 2018 he also finished 2nd in the Clio Cup Internationale Finale at Paul Ricard in the South of France, beating drivers from 11 countries.
He now competes in the MINI CHALLENGE UK with Graves Motorsport. Supporting the British Touring Car Championship at all their events, Max has his sights set on the BTCC as his next goal!