Kevin Magnussen: Operation profitable, Daytona canceled / Formula 1

Kevin Magnussen should withdraw from the 24 Hours of Daytona. Surgery on his left wrist went nicely, however the Dane ought to make a simple transition to Formula 1.


Kevin Magnussen actually needed to race the Porsche 911 GT3 R on the Daytona 24 Hours on January twenty eighth and twenty ninth together with his father Ian, Marc Kwamme and Trenton Estep. But nothing will come of the Formula 1 star’s third long-distance race because the Dane should get well from surgical procedure on his left wrist.

This was essential as a result of the cyst that was inflicting the Haas pilot’s ache needed to be eliminated. When Nico Hulkenberg’s team-mate was knowledgeable of the surgical procedure, he stated: “There’s no means I’ll be capable of drive at Daytona.” Now it is official: On physician’s recommendation, he’ll be avoiding straining his wrist for the following week.

Magnussen desires to verify he’s match once more in time for Formula 1’s three days of pre-season check drives. It will probably be held in Bahrain on February 23. The season opener on the Desert Circuit is on the agenda for subsequent week.

“Doctors suggested to not compete subsequent week,” stated the 30-year-old. “The surgical procedure went nicely, however for me I have to relaxation my arm as a lot as doable earlier than pre-season begins. It’s a disgrace as a result of I used to be trying ahead to this improbable race and the chance to compete with my dad and MDK Motorsports. I want the workforce an important weekend at Daytona.”

Formula 1 2023

February 3: Red Bull Racing in New York
February 06: Williams Online (stay solely)
February 11: AlphaTauri in New York (Live Only)
February 13: McLaren at Woking
February 13: Aston Martin at Silverstone
February 14: Ferrari at Maranello
February 15: Mercedes at Silverstone
February 16: Alpine in London

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February 23-25: Bahrain International Circuit

Formula 1 World Championship calendar
05.03. Bahrain GP, ​​Bahrain International Circuit, Sahir
19.03 Saudi Arabian GP, ​​Jeddah Corniche Circuit, Jeddah
02.04. Australian GP, ​​Albert Park Circuit, Melbourne
04/30 Azerbaijan GP, ​​Baku City Circle, Baku*
07.05. Miami GP, Miami International Speedway, Miami
21.05 Emilia Romagna GP, Autodromo Enzo and Dino Ferrari, Imola
28.05 Monaco GP, Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo
04.06. Spanish GP, Circuit de Barcelona-Catalonia, Montmelo
18.06 The Canadian Doctor, Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal
02.07. Austrian GP, ​​Red Bull Ring, Spielberg*
09.07. British GP, Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone
23.07. Hungarian GP, ​​Hungary, Budapest
07/30 Belgian GP, ​​Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Spa*
27.08 Netherlands GP, Circuit Zandvoort, Zandvoort
03.09. Italian GP, ​​Autodromo Nazionale di Monza, Monza
17.09 Singapore GP, Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore
24.09 Japan GP, ​​Suzuka International Racing Course, Suzuka
08.10. Qatar GP, Losail International Circuit, Doha*
22.10. Austin GP, ​​Circuit of the Americas, Austin*
29.10. Mexican GP, ​​Autodromo Herman Rodriguez, Mexico City
05.11. Brazilian GP, ​​Autodromo José Carlos Pace, Interlagos*
18.11. Las Vegas GP, Las Vegas Street Circuit, Las Vegas
26.11 Abu Dhabi GP, Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Island

* Sprint format


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