Jan Magnussen - Danish Racing Driver of the Year 2005
30/10-05 -- Danish driver Jan Magnussen has received the honour of being "Danish Racing Driver of the Year 2005" by the Danish Racing Federation.
Jan Magnussen had a total of 10 wins this year in four different classes including victories for Corvette Racing in GT1 at Le Mans and the ALMS Petit Le Mans which help to give him the title.
"I am very proud," Jan Magnussen said. "It is a very big honour and I am very happy that my victories do not go unnoticed even though I am racing in the states a lot of the time. It has been a fantastic year with a lot of fun, challenges and excitement."
Jan Magnussen still has one race left in 2005. He will be racing the Pontiac GTO.R in Grand-Am in Mexico next weekend.
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