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Magnussen dip is part of rookie learning curve say Boullier

t">Kevin Magnussen McLaren newbie Kevin Magnussen is going through the same sort of rookie processes endured in the past by the likes of Vitaly Petrov and Romain Grosjean. That is the claim of Woking based team boss Eric Boullier, who at his former team Lotus helped to get the latter two drivers up to speed in Formula 1. In Danish rookie Magnussen's case, the 21-year-old got his Formula 1 career off to a stellar start in Melbourne with a debut podium, but his and McLaren's form has since dipped. Boullier said Magnussen's progress 'reminds' him of Russian Petrov and Frenchman Grosjean at Lotus. 'They went through the same processes and it's part of the learning curve,...
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