News Details

Bright start for rookie Magnussen who flies the flag for McLaren when it matters

Bright start for rookie Magnussen who flies the flag for McLaren when it matters 15 March, 2014 Cheery smiles and high-fives were a rare sight in the McLaren garage last year, but new boy Kevin Magnussen inspired a bout of happy back-slapping when he put the British team on the second row for Sunday's season-opening Australian Grand Prix. The 21-year-old Dane, son of former Formula one racer Jan, qualified fourth at Albert Park on Saturday, outshining former world champion team mate Jenson Button, who will line up 10th on the grid after a rain-hit session. Racing director Eric Boullier, who joined McLaren in the off-season after being team principal at last year's Australian race winners...
Full Story »
4y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

McLaren to run one-off livery in Australia

McLaren will run a one-off livery at this weekend's season-opening...
4y ago from F1Zone.net

Magnussen: 'I'm as ready as I can be'

Kevin Magnussen says he is as ready as he can be for his Formula 1 debut...
4y ago from RichlandF1.com

The Big Questions: Who will qualify and who will...

The Big Questions: Who will qualify and who will finish in Melbourne? 13...
4y ago from GrandPrix247.com

McLaren hopeful of podium

McLaren believe they can still finish on the podium in the season-opening...
4y ago from SkySports.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Espargaro urges Aprilia to retain Redding for 2019

Aprilia MotoGP rider Aleix Espargaro wants the Italian manufacturer to...
21h ago from Motorsport.com

Lorenzo could ride satellite Yamaha in 2019

Three-time MotoGP world champion Jorge Lorenzo could wind up on a...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Mir set for Suzuki MotoGP move as Honda option lapses

Honda's decision to allow its pre-contract with Joan Mir to lapse means...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Dovizioso "must believe" he can close...

Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso says he “must believe” he can...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Roger Penske: “Will Power won because he was the...

Legendary team owner Roger Penske was unstinting in his praise for both...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

James Davison explains early Indy crash

James Davison has explained that an anti-rollbar problem ultimately led to...
2h ago from SpeedCafe.com

POLL: Which Aussie overseas triumph was the most...

It will go down as one of the most successful days in Australian...
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Indy 500: Will Power wins 2018 Indianapolis 500

Will Power won the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500, to score Roger...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Citroen says Meeke was "not under control"

Citroen team principal Pierre Budar felt Kris Meeke was out of control and...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Citroen drops Meeke over "excessive" amount...

Citroen has dropped Kris Meeke from its World Rally Championship line-up...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Silverstone World RX: Solberg leads Ekstrom after...

Petter Solberg sits top of the order at the end of day one in...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Silverstone World RX: Kristoffersson survives Solberg...

Johan Kristoffersson overcame contact with PSRX teammate Petter Solberg in...
14h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal move for experienced international would be an...

New Arsenal manager Unai Emery wants to make experienced Swiss...

The great who is staying and who is going prediction...

First up, although I used the word ‘great' in the headline, I make...
2h ago from Arseblog.com

The one for Emery: 70% of Arsenal fans back...

Granit Xhaka has divided opinion during his two years at Arsenal so far,...

Perfect Xhaka foil: 72% of Arsenal fans urge Emery to...

One of the major tasks on new Arsenal manager Unai Emery's to do list is...

Comments

Hottest News

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.