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McLaren excited about Magnussen 'buzz'

McLaren are confident rookie Kevin Magnussen will live up to the hype, saying he has all the attributes to become "a great driver". The 21-year-old will make the step up to Formula One next season with McLaren opting to partner him with Jenson Button with Sergio Perez making way after just one season at Woking. It usually is a big ask for a youngster to deliver in his first season in F1, but Lewis Hamilton proved during his debut campaign with McLaren in 2007 that anything is possible. Managing director Jonathan Neale believes Magnussen has all the right tools to make it at the highest level in motorsport. "During 2013, Kevin really knuckled down," Neale said. "He...
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