News Details

Magnussen downplays fast start

McLaren novice Kevin Magnussen stressed he took far more satisfaction from the understanding he gained about the MP4-29 than his timesheet-topping performance at Jerez, after his debut test day as an F1 race driver. Although the 21-year-old Dane has driven the Woking outfit's F1 car before in the last two Young Driver Tests, Day Three's running at Jerez represented the first time he had taken to track since being confirmed as Sergio Perez's replacement for 2014 last November. McLaren, having altered their Thursday schedule to give team leader Jenson Button an additional morning in the car following their failure to test on Day One, gave Magnussen the afternoon to acquaint himself with the...
Full Story »
2y ago from SkySports.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Magnussen: 'This was a big day for me'

Kevin Magnussen made his debut as an official Formula 1 race driver on...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Jerez third day recap: McLaren with Magnussen topping...

JEREZ DE LA FRONTERA, Spain, Jan 30, 2014 (AFP) - Denmark's Kevin...
2y ago from F1Plus.com

Magnussen fastest on Jerez debut

Kevin Magnussen proved fastest on day 3 of Jerez, impressing on his first...
2y ago from F1Technical.net

Jerez – Magnussen tops timesheets on McLaren debut

Kevin Magnussen made his Formula 1 debut with McLaren at Jerez today and...
2y ago from F1.co.uk

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Analysis: How Mugello proved to Vinales Yamaha was the...

Yamaha-bound rider Maverick Vinales is certain he's made the right choice...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Mugello Expert Opinion: Casey Stoner

Without doubt Andrea Iannone and the Desmosedici GP had the pace to run...

Video: Part two of ‘Valentino Rossi: The Doctor...

The second episode in the ‘Valentino Rossi: The Doctor Series’...
17h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Analysis: Why struggling Honda had to redesign its...

While Honda admits the deficiencies of its new MotoGP engine, the Japanese...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Pippa Mann crashes on Carb Day

Dale Coyne Racing driver Pippa Mann crashed at Turn 4 45 minutes into the...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Tony Kanaan leads the way in final Indy 500 practice

Chip Ganassi driver Tony Kanaan set the pace in final practice for this...

Franchitti on Chilton crash: "He doesn't know...

Chip Ganassi Racing team advisor Dario Franchitti isn't placing blame on...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

INDY 500: 'Anybody counts us out, it's a big mistake'...

Tony Kanaan says he was not surprised by the frenetic on-track activity...
7h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

The WRC gallery: Round 5: Portugal

Advertising Here is a selection of some of our favourite photographs,...
15h ago from WRC.com

Camilli buoyed by Portugal result

M-Sport driver reflects on fifth place finish
13h ago from WRC.com

Merzouga, Stage 5: Benavides wins as Rodrigues ends...

Honda's Kevin Benavides took win in the 2016 edition of Merzouga Rally at...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Neuville: 'These things can happen'

Philosophical approach to Portugal exit
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

The 15 most valuable midfielders in the Prem… which...

TARSPORT count down the 15 Premier League midfielders who would command...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

De Gea, Courtois, Lloris... the 10 most valuable...

TARSPORT count down the 10 Premier League keepers who would command the...
40m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Piers Morgan worryingly reveals key man considering...

Piers Morgan claims Mesut Özil is considering an Arsenal exit this...
4h ago from AllArsenal.com

Roy Hodgson: 'Jordan Henderson, Jack Wilshere have...

England manager Roy Hodgson has hinted that both Jordan Henderson and...
6h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Ferrari to be first with 2017 F1 test car

Ferrari looks set to get the jump on the F1 field... Read More »
17h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Rosberg may tighten up in title race - Alonso

Fernando Alonso says Nico Rosberg could tighten... Read More »
13h ago from F1i.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.