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The First Time - with McLaren's Kevin Magnussen

Kevin Magnussen has racked up plenty of firsts over the past 12 months - from clinching the Formula Renault 3.5 crown to making his Formula One debut, and scoring a Grand Prix podium at his first attempt. But he can also recall some of the other milestones in his life, like his first crash and his first taste of champagne. Just don't ask him to cook...Who was your first hero when you were a child?Kevin Magnussen: Very clearly my dad [former F1 racer Jan Magnussen]. It was fantastic to have your idol in the family! (laughs) What was the first Grand Prix you can remember watching?KM: That was Spa in 1997. I was there with my dad when he was racing for Stewart-Ford. To be so close to the...
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