Enthusiasts Kevin and Jan Magnussen at the 24h Le Mans 2021 on a car
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The two ex-formula 1 pilots Jan and Kevin Magnussen will compete together with the 24 hours of Le Mans 2021. Father and son share the cockpit of a 540 hp Oreca-07-Gibson of High Class Racing. Third pilot in the bundy is the Dane Anders Fjordbach.
rumors around a joint participation of father and son Magnussen has already given some time. Both have never made a secret. 2021 is the ideal time, because both are active in the prototype scene: Jan drives for high class the long-distance world championship (WEC), Kevin the IMSA SportsCar Championship.
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team manager © Daniel FOURAY / Ouest-France Philippe Dumas, Ferrari AF Corse manager, reacts to the postponement of the 2021 24 Hours of Le Mans to August. On Thursday March 4, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest decided to postpone the 24 Hours of Le Mans to the weekend of August 21 and 22. They were originally scheduled to take place in June. One of the stated objectives is to be able to welcome the public. "It's a wise decision," responded Philippe Dumas, Ferrari AF Corse manager.
and it is also the last chance for the time being, because Kevin Magnussen was recently proclaimed as. Thus, a common start with father Jan of course would not have been possible.
For both, a career section has come to an end in the past one and a half years: Jan Magnussen expired from the Corvette's work team at the end of 2019 after 16 years. Kevin found after six full saisons (2015 he only drove a race as a substitute for Fernando Alonso at McLaren) in Formula One at McLaren, Renault and Haas no cockpit for 2021.
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