Niki Lauda's Ex-Wife Marlene Knaus-Details About Her Married Life And Relationship

News by Saburo Published on 06 Nov,2017 Updated on 17 Sep,2018

After an unexpected divorce with Austrian former Formula One driver Niki Lauda, Marlene Knaus is living a happy life with her family members.  The ex-couple, however, was married for 15 years with two adorable children.  

Has Knaus moved on? Is she married to someone after divorcing her first husband? Know whether Marlene is still single or dating someone special.    

What Is Marlene Knaus Doing These Days? Her Current Relationship Status

Marlene and Niki were one of the most attractive couples of their time but they were not meant to be together forever. 

After the divorce with Niki in 1991 Marlene is simply living a life out of the reach of media and her fans.

Evergreen Beauty Marlene Knaus

Evergreen Beauty Marlene Knaus, Source: Pinterest

There are no rumors regarding her current dating life. Well, we can simply make some speculations about her relationship status at the moment.

She's currently residing in Ibiza with her family; living most probably a single life.

Though there are no updates regarding the recent life we hope to see her in the headlines in days to follow.  

Marlene Knaus' Married Life With First Husband Niki Lauda

Marlene and the F1 legend tied the knot in 1976. They were allegedly one of the exemplary couples at the moment. 

Niki, an aviation entrepreneur apparently fell for her charming beauty. They had two boys Mathias and Lukas.

Marlene and her husband Niki attending an event

Marlene and her husband Niki attending an event.

Both of them are grown-ups now. Mathias is following the footsteps of his father and is a car racer whereas Lukas is also is not far from the wheels as he is Mathias’ manager.

Mathias and Lukas; two kids of the ex-couple, 

Life is not always about love and wonders. Marlene and Niki's marriage is an example of it.


Some loves are not only love... Just a reason of life ! ?? #Rush #NikiLauda ##MarleneKnaus

A post shared by Guillaume Le Roux (@lerouxguillaum) on

The estranged couple took the crucial decision to separate back in the year 1991.

Marlene's ex-hubby got married again and added more kids to his family. He once stated that he's still close with Marlene.

He once said,

Yes, vеrу muсh so. Shе iѕ раrt оf оur life. Wе hаvе a house in Ibiza. Shе lives there. Mу оld family аnd nеw family оftеn gеt together. Wе wеnt tо a restaurant thе оthеr day, Marlene, Birgit аnd myself. Shе iѕ аn outstanding woman. Whеn еvеrуоnе iѕ happy ѕhе iѕ happy. Wе gоt divorced but wе аrе ѕtill friends. Nоthing hаѕ changed. Whаt iѕ more, Birgit iѕ hеr friend too.​

Though the fans of the star were upset during the unexpected divorce of the couple, it's good to know that they are still good friends.

Niki Lauda-Quick Facts

  • Born on 22 February 1949 in Vienna, Austria.
  • Initiated his career driving a Mini and then into Formula Vee.
  • He advanced to the F1 team and then to F2.
  • Took loan of £30,000 to be in March team with an additional bank loan for the way into the BRM team in the year 1973.
  • Is the winner of F1 World Drivers' Champion in 1975, 1977, and 1984.
  • Is the only accomplished driver; the champion for both Ferrari and McLaren.
  • Currently, he's the brand ambassador of Bombardier Business Aircraft.

Marlene Knaus-Quick Facts

  • Initially worked as a model before she rose to fame for being the ex-wife of the F1 legend.
  •  Also featured in a number of magazines of that time.
  • Was very popular among the socialite from Europe.