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Helmet of Kevin Magnussen
© Erik Verkaaik

Flag of Denmark Kevin Magnussen

nationality Danish age 26 years old born October 5, 1992 hometown Roskilde height 174 cm (5' 9")

Racing highlights

20131stFormula Renault 3.5 Series
20112ndCooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series
20113rdRTL GP Masters of F3
20103rdATS Formel 3 Cup
20092ndFormula Renault 2.0 NEC
20081stFormula Ford Denmark

Racing career summary

Races entered223
Wins29
Podiums65
Pole positions25
Fastest laps30
Race win percentage13%
Podium percentage29.1%

Karting highlights

20063rdViking Trophy - ICA Junior
20061stNEZ Championship - ICA Junior
20061stPeugeot Super Kart ICA Junior

Driver relations

Cousin of Dennis Lind. Cousin of Mickey Magnussen. Son of Jan Magnussen.

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Driver comparisons

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Kevin Magnussen.

Kevin Magnussen vs. Michael Christensen | Kevin Magnussen vs. Michael Kristensen | Kevin Magnussen vs. Charles Leclerc | Kevin Magnussen vs. Magnus Eriksson

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2018Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2017Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing19 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing17 races5 wins13 podiums8 pole position3 fastest race laps
2012Racing17 races1 win3 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing31 races7 wins10 podiums6 pole position9 fastest race laps
2010Racing20 races4 wins9 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2009Racing30 races1 win14 podiums2 pole position5 fastest race laps
2008Racing28 races11 wins15 podiums6 pole position11 fastest race laps
2007KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2006KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2005KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Kevin Magnussen

2018 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th55Haas F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Haas VF-18FerrariPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2018.

2017 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th19Haas F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Haas VF-17FerrariPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2017.

2016 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th7Renault Sport Formula One Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Qualifying avg.Race finish avg.+/- avg.Fastest lap average
17.6514 3.65102.95% of fastest lap time
CarEngineTyres
Renault R.S.16RenaultPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2016.

2015 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0McLaren Honda
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2015 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0McLaren Honda
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP4-30HondaPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2015.

2014 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th55McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP4-29MercedesPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2014.

2013 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st274DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1751383
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara FR35-12ZytekMichelin
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2013.

2013 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th106Carlin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
171330
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara FR35-12ZytekMichelin
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2012.

2012 Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd237Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
297969
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Volkswagen)
Click to show race results for Cooper Tires British Formula 3 International Series 2011.

2011 RTL GP Masters of F3

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Carlin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Volkswagen)
Click to show race results for RTL GP Masters of F3 2011.

2011 "SJM" Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
14th0Carlin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308Volkswagen
Click to show race results for "SJM" Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix 2011.

2010 ATS Formel 3 Cup

PositionPointsTeam
3rd96Team Motopark Academy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
183800
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F307 (Volkswagen)
Click to show race results for ATS Formel 3 Cup 2010.

2010 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th8Motopark Academy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Volkswagen)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Euro Series 2010.

2009 Formula Renault 2.0 NEC

PositionPointsTeam
2nd278Motopark Academy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1411224
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 NEC 2009.

2009 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
7th50Motopark Academy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000Renault
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup 2009.

2009 Renault Clio Cup Denmark

PositionPointsTeam
12th18
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault Clio
Click to show race results for Renault Clio Cup Denmark 2009.

2008 Formula Ford Denmark

PositionPointsTeam
1st267Fukamuni Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151112610
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aquila FD1 (Duratec)
Click to show race results for Formula Ford Denmark 2008.

2008 ADAC Formel Masters

PositionPointsTeam
12th30Van Amersfoort Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara Formulino Plus (Volkswagen 1.6 FSi)
Click to show race results for ADAC Formel Masters 2008.

2008 Formula Ford Duratec Benelux

PositionPointsTeam
19th19Fukamuni Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aquila FD1
Click to show race results for Formula Ford Duratec Benelux 2008.

2008 Formula Ford Festival - Duratec class

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Fukamuni Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aquila DZ1 08
Click to show race results for Formula Ford Festival - Duratec class 2008.

2008 Formula Junior FR2.0 Portugal Winter Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th12Motopark Academy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Junior FR2.0 Portugal Winter Series 2008.

2008 Formula Ford NEZ

PositionPointsTeam
4th27
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008 Formula Ford Festival - Duratec - Pre finals

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 South Garda Winter Cup - KF3

PositionPointsTeam
13th0

2007 Andrea Margutti Trophy - KF3

PositionPointsTeam
13th0
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2007 CIK-FIA Viking Trophy - KF3

PositionPointsTeam
4th0PDB Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Gillard (XTR)

2007 Italian Open Masters - KF3

PositionPointsTeam
11th47

2007 Peugeot Super Kart KF3

PositionPointsTeam
15th1481EuroTeam
KartEngineTyres
Gillard (XTR)

2006 Tom Trana Trophy - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
18th0Racing Motor

2006 Viking Trophy - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Racing Motor DK

2006 NEZ Championship - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2006 Göteborgs Stora Pris - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Ward Racing

2006 Peugeot Super Kart ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st2089

2006 Monaco Kart Cup - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Ward Racing
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Parilla)

2005 Tom Trana Trophy - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
13th0

2005 Danish Championship ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
4th958

2005 Nordic Championship ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
32nd0

2005 Göteborgs Stora Pris - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
4th0


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Kevin Magnussen over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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