Marlene Knaus once known as Marlene Lauda is the ex-wife of the legendary racer Niki Lauda. She was famous back in the old days and has appeared in all top magazines and was considered as a fashion icon as well. Her relationship with Niki is not a mystery to the world. Once very lovable couple Marlene and Niki was divorced in 1991 after 15 years of their wonderful married life.
Marriage and divorce of once famous couple Marlene Knaus and Niki Lauda
Marlene Knaus and Niki Laude
Marlene and Lauda got married in 1976. They were one of the most popular couples of that era as people were just crazy about them. The pair of popular racer and a gorgeous model was the talk of the town. However, after fifteen years of their marriage and having two the couple got divorced in 1991. The reason behind the divorce was never revealed to the media. Niki later got married again with Birgit Wetzinger. Although the couple got divorce both Lauda and Marlene still shares a healthy relationship and Marlene is also a good friend with Lauda’s present wife Birgit.
Two sons of Marlene Knaus and Niki Lauda
Mathias Lauda and Lukas Lauda
Marlene and Niki were blessed with two children. The elder son Mathias Lauda was born on 30 January 1981, who is an Austrian race car driver just like his father Niki and younger son Lukas Lauda, who currently works as a manager of his brother Mathias. Both of her children are equally talented and dashing.
Current status of Marlene Knaus
Marlene Knaus currently resides in Ibiza. She never got married again and she also does not have a boyfriend. However, she is living a happy and healthy life with her family and we would also like to wish her all the best for her near future.