Known as Mad Mike, this former pro freestyle motocrosser turned drifting racer came in third at the 2016 World Championship. He and his cars have been featured in various racing video games.
When he was six years old he began racing motocross and at the age of sixteen came in 2nd place at the New Zealand Pro Junior 85cc MotoX Championship.
His madmike.123 Instagram has earned more than 950,000 followers.
He and his wife welcomed a son and daughter.
He is a race car driver like Regan Smith.