News Details

History: The Magnussen heritage in F1

Formula One rookie Kevin Magnussen is desperate to fulfil what his dad Jan started more than a decade ago. Now we look back at a chapter from the career of Magnussen senior. Jan put his name down in 1994 when he raced in British Formula-3. In that year he raced tantalizingly and didn’t leave any space to his fellow drivers: he claimed 14 wins of the 18 events. He even manage to top Ayrton Senna’s achievement with that. Following this wondrous season he stepped up into Formula-1 and made his debut for McLaren. This however was only a one-off race. In the next year he then joined the newly-born Stewart Racing. In 1997 he completed every single event. Since he was unable to unlock all his...
Full Story »
3y ago from F1Technical.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Magnussen hails his McLaren team-mate Button

Magnussen hails his McLaren team-mate ButtonPosted On 05 Aug 2014By :...
3y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Magnussen: Great to have Button next to me

– Kevin Magnussen has praised the impact of team-mate Jenson Button...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Learning process ongoing for Magnussen

Getty Images Enlarge Kevin Magnussen believes he has grown as a driver...
3y ago from espnF1.com

Magnussen hails impact of 'great' Button

evin Magnussen has praised the impact of team-mate Jenson Button during...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP Aragon: Rossi’s shock return – day one

It is just 22 days since Valentino Rossi broke his leg. Today at Motorland...
54m ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Aragon: Pedrosa takes charge; disaster for...

Pedrosa splashes to the top of the MotoGP Aragon timesheet on Friday while...
7h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Aragon: Friday practice times and results

Times and results from Friday's MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 free practice...
12h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Aragon: Crocked Rossi 18th in first practice

Rossi ends a wet free practice one at MotoGP Aragon only 2.8s off the pace...
11h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

PUMPELLY: The case against gravel

During the opening laps of the 1999 British Grand Prix, Michael...
4h ago from Racer.com

Boston GP organizer sues city for $15.5m

For a race that never actually took place, the Boston Grand Prix sure...
6h ago from Racer.com

Ganassi Racing cuts more than 40 staff

Most everyone at Chip Ganassi Racing had heard for the past few weeks...
1d ago from Racer.com

NBC reports ratings gains for 2017 IndyCar coverage

Coverage of the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series on NBCSN delivered the...
5h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WIN A CO-DRIVE WITH MADS ØSTBERG

WIN A CO-DRIVE WITH MADS ØSTBERG
4h ago from WRC.com

DMACK unveils new gravel tyre

New rubber for rounds in Spain, GB and Australia
6h ago from WRC.com

Loeb open to WRC return

Loeb open to WRC return Sébastien Loeb has hinted that he could make...
1d ago from WRC.com

Loeb tests C3 on gravel

Loeb tests C3 on gravel WRC legend Sébastien Loeb tested Citroën’s C3...
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Zinedine Zidane 'still wants Alexis Sanchez at Real...

Zinedine Zidane has reportedly urged Real Madrid chiefs to start...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

WSL: 7 of the most exciting new signings to look out...

by Samantha Miller @https://twitter.com/@samantham7PD Published 5 min ago...
4h ago from FourFourTwo.com

Arsene Wenger wanted to bring Napoli star Dries...

Arsene Wenger wanted to bring Napoli star Dries Mertens to Arsenal in...
8h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

AC Milan planning move for Udinese star Jakub Jankto -...

AC Milan are ready to splash the cash on Arsenal and Everton target Jakub...
7h ago from TalkSport.com

Comments

Hottest News

McLaren offered Honda two alternatives prior to split

McLaren apparently offered engine partner Honda... Read More »
10h ago from F1i.com

F1's insane solution to noise issue

Hard to believe, but F1's proposed solution to... Read More »
6h ago from Pitpass.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.