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Magnussen eager to impress

New McLaren driver Kevin Magnussen is "determined to justify the faith" that the Woking team put in him after handing him a seat for the 20014 Formula One season. The Danish rookie was named as Sergio Perez's replacement after the Mexican had a disappointing season in 2013, and will be McLaren's first rookie driver since Lewis Hamilton made his debut in 2007. Magnussen made a confident start during the season's first official testing session in Jerez, but admitted that he was nervous when he stepped into the MP4-29 for the first time. "I'm incredibly grateful for the opportunity I've been given, and in a way it still hasn't really sunk in yet," Magnussen told the...
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