Name: Maddie Smith
Role: Keeper of pictures
What did you want to be when you grew up?
A marine biologist. But I’m pretty happy where I am.
What’s your earliest motorsports memory?
Watching F1 on a Sunday with my grandad when I was five.
When did you realise you loved motorsport?
I was in a car accident… long story.
What do you love about motorsport?
The unpredictability and the buzz of live experience.
Who is your racing hero and why?
Niki Lauda – because his is the greatest comeback in sporting history.
Which current racer would you be and why?
Alex Albon because I’m good but not cocky [honest!]
What’s the one car you would love to drive?
What’s the one circuit you would drive in that car?
Spa, because it’s iconic.
What’s the best thing about your job?
Watching race cars for a living.
What’s the worst thing about your job?
I live so far away…