Billy Monger has marked his F3 debut with a P3 finish, less than a year after his horrific accident which left him with both legs amputated.
Monger has received widespread praise for his incredible achievement and took to the podium with the aid of his prosthetic legs at the Oulton Park circuit.
— billywhizz (@BillyMonger) March 31, 2018
The likes of Sergio Perez, Carlos Sainz and Romain Grosjean all sent their best wishes on Twitter.
— Carlos Sainz (@Carlossainz55) March 31, 2018
Congrats Billy ! Never give up has never been so true 👍
Wishing you all the best for the future races and the season https://t.co/N5Lco8WFWv
— Romain Grosjean (@RGrosjean) March 31, 2018
— Sergio Pérez (@SChecoPerez) April 1, 2018
His achievement sparked fresh funding calls for Monger, who is not currently able to afford to compete in a full British Formula 3 Championship with Carlin.