When Kevin Magnussen won the Formula Renault 3.5 championship this past weekend, his future in Formula One fairly secured.
On Formula Renault 3.5 Series, Kevin Magnussen edges closer to the title.
A comfortable win for Kevin Magnussen, who took the chequered flag five seconds in front of Nico Müller.
DAMS team will appeal
The Dane duly delivered at Paul Ricard, winning race one from Antonio Félix da Costa (Arden Caterham) and Stoffel Vandoorne (Fortec Motorsports).
Today the World Series by Renault drivers tested on the Paul Ricard circuit in preparation for the weekend's event in France.
Kevin Magnussen finished second extending his lead in the drivers' championship to 36 points.
After starting from row eight on the grid, Nico Muller (International Draco Racing) took the victory from Kevin Magnussen (DAMS) and Sergey Sirotkin (ISR).
Marco Sorensen (Lotus) added to his impressive second place in the streets of Monaco with a dominant weekend at the Red Bull Ring.
In the drivers’ championship, the result sees fourth placed Will Stevens climb to within just two points of Antonio Felix Da Costa, who is currently third in the standings.
Conditions were perfect throughout the day in Austria for World Series by Renault drivers for opening day of the weekend.