Kevin Magnussen says that he will not be any friendlier on the race track this year after getting complaints from fellow drivers in 2017. In two noticeable incidents, Nico Hulkenberg and Fernando Alonso criticised the aggressiveness of the Dane’s driving.
Magnussen is heading into his fourth year in Formula 1, his second with Haas. Having built up a ‘bad boy’ reputation throughout the 2017 season, Magnussen says that he is keen to avoid any penalties – but he will not change his driving style.
“I look at it like this,” he told BT newspaper. “If I get a penalty, then I’ve made a mistake.