Kevin Magnussen

Born: October 5, 1992 (age 23)


Hometown: Roskilde, Denmark
Nationality: Denmark Danish

Team: Renault
Current Rank: No. 12 (6 points)
Kevin Magnussen of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Sports Mole has 123 articles about Kevin Magnussen. Articles 1 to 40:
Renault team manager Frederic Vasseur pictured on February 3, 2016
Frederic Vasseur: 'Renault seek champion driver of 2020'
Frederic Vasseur says that Renault are looking to re-create their glory of the past by building towards success with a promising new driver.
May 5, 22:10
Kevin Magnussen of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
David Coulthard: 'Renault right to revive Kevin Magnussen's career'
David Coulthard hails the performance of Kevin Magnussen after the Dane opened Renault's points account in Russia last weekend.
May 4, 16:53
Sergey Sirotkin stands in the pits during the second practice session at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 6, 2013
Manager: 'Sergey Sirotkin to get another Friday outing'
Sochi was not a one-off Friday morning appearance for Sergey Sirotkin, according to his manager.
Apr 30, 10:38
Sergey Sirotkin stands in the pits during the second practice session at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 6, 2013
Sergey Sirotkin admits targeting Renault race debut
Sergey Sirotkin admits that he is targeting a full race seat at Renault for 2017.
Apr 28, 08:24
Sergey Sirotkin stands in the pits during the second practice session at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 6, 2013
Manager: 'Sergey Sirotkin deal could go beyond 2016'
Sergey Sirotkin's contract with Renault's new works team as test driver could extend beyond this year, according to his manager.
Apr 27, 09:16
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen targets Jolyon Palmer in bid for 2017 seat
Kevin Magnussen says that he wants to keep beating his teammate as he bids to stay at Renault for a second year in 2017.
Apr 25, 10:17
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
McLaren explains Kevin Magnussen company car story
McLaren say that there is a simple explanation as to why Kevin Magnussen never received a £270,000 company car whilst driving for the British team.
Apr 22, 07:21
Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing looks on in the garage during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 25, 2015
Daniil Kvyat tips Red Bull to catch Mercedes
Daniil Kvyat is expecting Red Bull to challenge F1 pacesetter Mercedes later in 2016.
Apr 19, 13:14
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
'No reason' Kevin Magnussen won't stay at Renault
Renault official Cyril Abiteboul says that he has been impressed with the team's 2016 race driver Kevin Magnussen.
Apr 18, 15:03
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen did not expect McLaren joke anger
Kevin Magnussen admits that he underestimated the impact that poking fun at former employer McLaren's problems would have.
Apr 15, 17:08
McLaren-Honda's Fernando Alonso prepares to leave the pits during the first practice session for the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 15, 2016
Full green light for Fernando Alonso
Fernando Alonso gets the green light to race on throughout the entire Chinese Grand Prix weekend.
Apr 15, 10:30
Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen takes a corner during the first practice session at the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 15, 2016
Result: Mercedes take first practice in China, but Ferrari dominate second session
Mercedes pair Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton set the pace in P1 in China, but Ferrari respond in the second as Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel go top.
Apr 15, 09:18
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg celebrates on the podium after winning the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Sakhir circuit in Manama on April 3, 2016
Nico Rosberg hits back at 'windbags' jibe
Championship leader Nico Rosberg hits back at Bernie Ecclestone's claim that current F1 drivers are "windbags".
Apr 14, 11:33
Yasuhisa Arai pictured on April 10, 2015
Yasuhisa Arai: 'Honda now turning focus to power'
Honda is ready to push ahead with finding more performance from its 2016 power unit, according to chief Yasuhisa Arai.
Apr 11, 14:42
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Jason Watt backs Kevin Magnussen after Jolyon Palmer defeat
A countryman of F1 returnee Kevin Magnussen defends the Dane's performance at the recent Australian Grand Prix.
Mar 29, 09:27
Renault F1 barcelona test feb 2016
Frederic Vasseur: 'Renault not giving up on 2016'
Renault has not given up on the 2016 season, team boss Frederic Vasseur insists.
Mar 24, 09:10
Renault team manager Frederic Vasseur pictured on February 3, 2016
Frederic Vasseur happy with drivers, new Formula 1 job
New team boss Frederic Vasseur says that he is happy with Renault's drivers after the first race weekend of 2016.
Mar 23, 08:58
Esteban Ocon of Renault Sport F1 during previews to the Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 17, 2016
Kevin Magnussen backs Friday outings for Esteban Ocon
Kevin Magnussen backs Renault's decision to give new third driver Esteban Ocon some Friday practice outings in 2016.
Mar 18, 08:16
Renault F1 barcelona test feb 2016
Renault to unveil all-yellow livery
Renault are set to unveil an all-yellow race livery for 2016.
Mar 16, 08:53
Marcus Ericsson walks across the paddock during previews to the Canadian Grand Prix on June 4, 2015
Kevin Magnussen happier at Renault than McLaren
Kevin Magnussen appears a happier man in 2016, in the wake of his ill-fated McLaren adventure.
Mar 3, 08:39
Renault team manager Frederic Vasseur pictured on February 3, 2016
Frederic Vasseur: 'One-year deals for Kevin Magnussen, Jolyon Palmer'
Frederic Vasseur, the new team boss at Renault, admits that neither team driver has a guaranteed future with the French marque beyond 2016.
Mar 2, 08:27
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen: Renault "happier" team than McLaren
Renault is a "happier" team than McLaren-Honda, according to Kevin Magnussen.
Feb 29, 12:28
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Frederic Vasseur denies not supporting Kevin Magnussen
Renault team boss Frederic Vasseur slams suggestions that he is not fully behind 2016 recruit Kevin Magnussen.
Feb 25, 05:51
William's Venezuelan driver Pastor Maldonado sits in the pits during the first practice session at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 6, 2013
Mika Salo: 'Formula 1 may miss crash king Pastor Maldonado'
Mika Salo says that he is not among those who are celebrating the departure from F1 of the sport's 'crash king' Pastor Maldonado.
Feb 19, 16:14
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen confirmed as Jolyon Palmer's drive partner at Renault
Former McLaren driver Kevin Magnussen will partner Jolyon Palmer for Renault in the 2016 Formula 1 season.
Feb 3, 13:05
Romain Grosjean of France and Lotus drives during day two of Formula One Winter Testing at the Bahrain International Circuit on February 20, 2014
Lotus closer to naming new driver for 2016?
Federico Gastaldi suggests that Lotus are closer to naming a replacement for Haas-bound Romain Grosjean.
Oct 18, 19:43
Romain Grosjean of France and Lotus drives during day two of Formula One Winter Testing at the Bahrain International Circuit on February 20, 2014
Romain Grosjean 'poised for Haas move'
Lotus Renault driver Romain Grosjean is to join Haas in time for the 2016 F1 season, according to a report.
Sep 21, 16:29
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Eric Boullier: 'McLaren won't block Rasmussen exit'
Eric Boullier reveals that McLaren will not stand in Kevin Magnussen's way, if the Dane looks for a drive at another Formula 1 for next year.
Sep 12, 17:43
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen expects Jenson Button McLaren stay
Kevin Magnussen suggests that Jenson Button will remain at McLaren in 2016.
Sep 4, 22:45
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen: 'I will race again in 2016'
Reserve driver Kevin Magnussen tells McLaren that he won't accept a season without racing in 2016.
Aug 17, 05:28
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen backs Stoffel Vandoorne for F1 seat
Stoffel Vandoorne deserves an F1 drive in the future, according to McLaren test driver Kevin Magnussen.
May 31, 22:25
Kevin Magnussen of Finland and McLaren walks in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix on April 19, 2013
Kevin Magnussen: 'There's a lot to learn from McLaren duo'
Kevin Magnussen says he is looking to learn as much as possible from Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button, as he looks to regain his place on the Formula 1 grid.
Apr 6, 01:04
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren drives during final practice for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 8, 2014
Jenson Button optimistic about Sepang prospects
Jenson Button believes that McLaren will be able to perform better than they did in Australia.
Mar 28, 01:58
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing leads the field on lap one of the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at Korea International Circuit on October 6, 2013
Formula 1 agrees to hand drivers a fifth engine in 2015
Formula 1 drivers are allocated a fifth engine this season, after the teams agreed a deal today.
Mar 27, 19:33
Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso smiles ahead of the final practise session of the Hungarian Grand Prix on July 27, 2013
McLaren "pleased" to have Fernando Alonso back
McLaren racing director Eric Boullier is "pleased" to have Fernando Alonso back available for this weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix.
Mar 25, 13:06
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren prepares to drive during practice for the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 26, 2013
Jenson Button: 'McLaren can challenge Mercedes in the future'
Jenson Button insists that there is "hope" for McLaren going forward despite a disappointing opening weekend to the new Formula 1 season.
Mar 25, 12:29
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren drives during final practice for the Brazilian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 8, 2014
Sebastian Vettel: 'Honda brave to enter Formula 1'
Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel labels Honda's return to a Formula 1 as a "very brave" decision.
Mar 21, 18:24
Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team speaks with journalists in pit during the 2013 MotoGP of Australia on October 17, 2013
Marc Marquez backs Honda for Formula 1 success
Double Moto GP champion Marc Marquez backs Honda to make a success of their venture into Formula 1.
Mar 20, 23:00
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates in Parc Ferme after winning the World Championship and the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at Yas Marina Circuit on November 23, 2014
Result: Lewis Hamilton claims victory at season-opening Australian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the season-opening Australian Grand Prix in a race which saw just 11 cars finish.
Mar 15, 06:42
William's Venezuelan driver Pastor Maldonado sits in the pits during the first practice session at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 6, 2013
Pastor Maldonado crashes out in first lap of Australian Grand Prix
Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado crashes out in the first lap of the Australian Grand Prix.
Mar 15, 05:24