Interview with Trent Barnes (@trentbarnes)
Thank you so much for joining us! Can you tell us a story about what brought you to this specific career path?
Racing at a young age brought a lot of attention to me in NASCAR, beating some of the best in motor sports it gives me a drive to keep going forward and keep striving for greatness.
Can you share the most interest in exciting happened to you since you started doing this?
Winning My first race against the most stacked field in NASCAR Latemodels at 16 years old
Which tips would you recommend to your colleagues in your industry to help them thrive and not “burn out”?
Enjoy the little things every week and to make sure you always sign that extra autograph for the little ones and it never hurts to talk to everyone.
None of us can succeed without some help along the way. Is there a particular person who you are grateful towards who helped get you to where you are? Can you share a story?
There’s a lot of people I could name through the years but nobody has helped me get in the race car every week without my sponsors. Barnes Paving, Jones Junction I couldn’t do it without them.
How have you used your success to bring goodness to the world?
I definitely have brought a lot of food to the sport, being the youngest out there at a time showing a kid in the stands that the young guy could whoop up on the veterans in the sport.
Do you have a favorite “written Quote”? Can you share a story of how that was relevant to you in your life?
I remember being too aggressive at times and not really being appreciative at times when it was hard. If I’m doing good or bad now I’m just lucky to be out there weekly and can’t thank everyone enough for there support.
How can our readers follow you on social media?
Instagram, Twitter and Facebook
Anything specific you’d like to have mentioned in the article?
I’m a NASCAR driver