Magnussen voted Driver of the Day in Russia

Renault driver Kevin Magnussen has won the Driver of the Day vote for the Russian Grand Prix.

Magnussen voted Driver of the Day in Russia
Kevin Magnussen, Renault Sport F1 Team RS16 leads team mate Jolyon Palmer, Renault Sport F1 Team RS16
Kevin Magnussen, Renault Sport F1 Team RS16 on the grid

The Dane scored his and Renault's first points of the season after finishing in seventh place in the Sochi race.

Magnussen had started the grand prix from 17th position, and had not driven in first practice after he was replaced by Sergey Sirotkin.

Magnussen joins Romain Grosjean (Australia and Bahrain) and Daniil Kvyat (China) on the list of winners of the new award introduced this year.

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Series Formula 1
Event Russian GP
Location Sochi Autodrom
Drivers Kevin Magnussen
Teams Renault F1 Team
Author Pablo Elizalde
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