Kevin Magnussen Bio: Net Worth, Wife & Father

Kevin Magnussen is a professional racing driver who competes in the IMSA’s 2021 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Currently, he is racing for Chip Ganassi Racing

Besides that, he is also a former Formula One driver. The racer started his career as an F1 driver with McLaren. 

For the 2016 season, he joined hands with Renault. Then, finally, he drove for Haas Formula LLC from 2017 to 2020. The co-owner of NASCAR Cup Series team Gene Haas former the Hass F1 team.

Moreover, he has been racing since 2008. Kevin was only 16 years old when he started competing in Formula Ford. 

Kevin Magnussen's Haas Partner Romain
Kevin Magnussen With His Haas F1 Partner Romain Grosjean

Not to mention, the driver’s father is a former Formula One driver Jan Ellegaard Magnussen. Hence, it is safe to say that racing runs in his family.  

Jan served as a role model for Kevin, who aspired to be a professional race driver just like him.

Before getting into details about the professional racer’s life and career, here are some quick facts about him.

Quick Facts:

Full NameKevin Jan Magnussen
Birth Date5 October 1992
Birth PlaceRoskilde, Denmark
Nick NameKev
EducationNot Available 
Father’s NameJan Magnussen
Mother’s NameBritt Peterson
SiblingsTwo: Luca Magnussen & Millie Magnussen
Age29 Years Old
Height5’9″ (174 cm) 
Weight150 lbs (68 kgs)
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorLight Blue
ProfessionRacing Driver
Current TeamChip Ganassi Racing
Active Years2008 – Present
Marital StatusMarried
WifeLouise Gjørup
KidsOne; Laura Magnussen
Net WorthOver $3 million
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter
Merch Formula Race Car
Last UpdateSeptember, 2022

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