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Kevin Magnussen

Kevin Magnussen Kevin Magnussen
Team McLaren
Nationality Danish
Podiums 1
Points 55
Grands Prix entered 19
World Championships 0
Highest race finish 2 (x1)
Highest grid position 4 (x2)
Date of Birth 05/10/1992
Place of Birth Roskilde
Kevin Magnussen DRIVER
Kevin Magnussen (DEN) McLaren MP4-29.
Formula One World Championship, Rd11, Hungarian Grand Prix, Practice, Hungaroring, Hungary. Friday, 25 July 2014


Rookie season with McLaren starts in fine style with podium finish in Australia, but car subsequently slips off the pace. Nevertheless acquits himself well against former champion team mate Button and scores at 11 further races to finish 11th overall.

Kevin Magnussen (DEN) McLaren MP4-28.
Formula One Young Drivers Test, Silverstone, England, Day One, Wednesday, 17 July 2013


Formula Renault 3.5 champion with five wins, 13 podiums, eight pole positions and three fastest laps. Tests again for McLaren and lands F1 race drive for 2014.

Kevin Magnussen (DEN) McLaren MP4-27.
Formula One Young Drivers Test, Day One, Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Tuesday, 6 November 2012


Graduates from F3 to Formula Renault 3.5 with same team, Carlin Motorsport. Finishes seventh overall, with one victory and a further three podiums. Makes F1 test debut with McLaren.

Kevin Magnussen (DEN), Carlin Dallara Volkswagen. Masters of Formula 3, Zandvoort, The Netherlands, 13-14 August 2011.


Second in British Formula Three championship with seven race wins, six pole positions and eight fastest laps.

Kevin Magnussen (DEN). Formula Three Euroseries, Rd3, Valencia, Spain, 21-23 May 2010.


Steps up to German Formula Three, scoring victory on his series debut. A further two wins help cement third in the standings and another rookie of the year crown. Invited to join McLaren's young driver programme.

Kevin Magnussen (DEN)


Graduates to Formula Renault 2.0, finishing runner-up in Northern European Cup (NEC) and seventh in Eurocup. In NEC, scores one win, 12 podiums and two pole positions, earning him 'Rookie of the Year' title.

Brands Hatch, England 17th - 19th October 2008. Formula Ford Duratec, Kevin Magnussen


Danish Formula Ford champion, with 11 wins, 12 podiums, six pole positions and 10 fastest laps.