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#Jenson Button

# jenson-button - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

'I was 20 years old... I thought my talent was all I needed to get by'
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

'I was 20 years old... I thought my talent was all I needed to get by'

Jun 30th 2020, 7:00 AM 13,234 Views 0 Comments

Jenson Button on his early days partying in Formula One.

# jenson-button - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Jenson Button 'not retiring' but will take a 'break' from Formula 1 next year
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Jenson Button 'not retiring' but will take a 'break' from Formula 1 next year

Sep 3rd 2016, 11:05 PM 3,724 Views 12 Comments

The 36-year-old became world champion in 2009 but won’t be driving for McClaren next year.

# jenson-button - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Hamilton takes pole again after dramatic, rain-hit qualifying at Austrian GP
# F1
# F1

Hamilton takes pole again after dramatic, rain-hit qualifying at Austrian GP

Jul 2nd 2016, 4:30 PM 2,293 Views 3 Comments

The defending three-time world champion judged his speed and tyre-selection to perfection in challenging conditions.

# jenson-button - Friday 7 August, 2015

F1 driver Jenson Button 'gassed by burglars' at holiday home
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# French Riviera

F1 driver Jenson Button 'gassed by burglars' at holiday home

Aug 7th 2015, 8:24 AM 18,456 Views 16 Comments

The thieves made off with his wife’s engagement ring.

# jenson-button - Monday 10 December, 2012

Button relishing chance to be McLaren's top dog
# F1
# F1

Button relishing chance to be McLaren's top dog

Dec 10th 2012, 1:09 PM 388 Views 0 Comments

He won’t be in the shadow of Lewis Hamilton any more.

# jenson-button - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel
# Dry Your Eyes Mate
# Dry Your Eyes Mate

'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel

Nov 27th 2012, 2:29 PM 888 Views 2 Comments

The retiring Michael Schumacher would surely scoff at such an admission from his compatriot.

# jenson-button - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Hamilton excited by F1's US return
# USA
# USA

Hamilton excited by F1's US return

Nov 13th 2012, 2:59 PM 393 Views 0 Comments

The McLaren driver remembers his last visit as an “incredible, thrilling time” and can’t wait for this weekend.

# jenson-button - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Formula One: Vettel wins Indian Grand Prix
# Winning
# Winning

Formula One: Vettel wins Indian Grand Prix

Oct 28th 2012, 11:36 AM 453 Views 1 Comment

The 25-year-old German produced another flawless display to pull 13 points clear of Fernando Alonso.

# jenson-button - Monday 15 October, 2012

Formula 1: Button slams Sauber pair
# F1
# F1

Formula 1: Button slams Sauber pair

Oct 15th 2012, 9:55 AM 865 Views 0 Comments

“It’s very poor driving standards, considering this is the pinnacle of motorsport. It’s not just a slight misjudgement, it’s massive.”

# jenson-button - Friday 12 October, 2012

Formula One: Vettel fastest in Korea
# Vroooom
# Vroooom

Formula One: Vettel fastest in Korea

Oct 12th 2012, 10:41 AM 190 Views 0 Comments

Reigning back-to-back world champion Vettel continued his good form with the fastest time at the Korea International Circuit.

# jenson-button - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Lewis Hamilton apologises to Jenson Button for Twitter gaffe, considers turning his phone off
# Twit
# Twit

Lewis Hamilton apologises to Jenson Button for Twitter gaffe, considers turning his phone off

Oct 11th 2012, 3:19 PM 1,325 Views 1 Comment

‘Perhaps me and Twitter don’t go together too well.’

# jenson-button - Monday 8 October, 2012

Hamilton 'sorry' to Button for tweet
# Awks
# Awks

Hamilton 'sorry' to Button for tweet

Oct 8th 2012, 10:34 AM 1,000 Views 2 Comments

This is weird. Lewis Hamilton accused his teammate of unfollowing him on Twitter only to row back less than an hour later. When’s the next team meeting again?

# jenson-button - Saturday 22 September, 2012

McLaren's Whitmarsh rejects F1 favourites tag
# Keeping Cool
# Keeping Cool

McLaren's Whitmarsh rejects F1 favourites tag

Sep 22nd 2012, 4:38 PM 391 Views 0 Comments

Despite three wins in succession, the team know there’s still a lot of work to be done.

# jenson-button - Friday 21 September, 2012

Vettel lays down Singapore marker
# F1
# F1

Vettel lays down Singapore marker

Sep 21st 2012, 1:29 PM 265 Views 0 Comments

The Red Bull driver set the early pace with a time of one minute and 50.566 seconds, less than a tenth of a second ahead of McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton at the Marina Bay Street Circuit.

# jenson-button - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Britain's Lewis Hamilton bounces back with pole position
# Like Lightning
# Like Lightning

Britain's Lewis Hamilton bounces back with pole position

Sep 8th 2012, 3:30 PM 268 Views 0 Comments

The British driver today secured a best lap of one minute and 24.010 seconds to set the pace.

# jenson-button - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Button claims his first pole for McLaren in Belgium
# Belgian GP
# Belgian GP

Button claims his first pole for McLaren in Belgium

Sep 1st 2012, 2:39 PM 371 Views 0 Comments

It is the first time in 60 races that the Briton starts from the front of the grid.

# jenson-button - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Tri-Time: Maguire wins Middle Distance National Championships
# Strong Field
# Strong Field

Tri-Time: Maguire wins Middle Distance National Championships

Aug 22nd 2012, 11:40 AM 624 Views 0 Comments

Bryan Keane took the men’s title at the Jenson Button Trust Triathlon.

# jenson-button - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Vettel drops back to fifth for illegal move during German GP
# Demoted
# Demoted

Vettel drops back to fifth for illegal move during German GP

Jul 22nd 2012, 6:17 PM 730 Views 2 Comments

The current world champion was penalised for passing Jenson Button on the penultimate lap.

# jenson-button - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Dominant Alonso takes Hockenheim pole
# Ferrari
# Ferrari

Dominant Alonso takes Hockenheim pole

Jul 21st 2012, 3:34 PM 278 Views 0 Comments

The Formula One championship leader moved to the top of the qualifying standings with a time of one minute, 40.904 seconds just before the clock ran out this afternoon.

# jenson-button - Friday 20 July, 2012

Button fastest at opening practice in Germany
# F1
# F1

Button fastest at opening practice in Germany

Jul 20th 2012, 11:50 AM 179 Views 0 Comments

Hamilton was next best while world championship leader, Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso of Spain, was third quickest.

# jenson-button - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Button confident that McLaren can find their way out of the mire
# F1
# F1

Button confident that McLaren can find their way out of the mire

Jul 14th 2012, 12:13 PM 227 Views 0 Comments

Neither the Briton nor compatriot Lewis Hamilton have finished above eighth in the last two races.

# jenson-button - Monday 11 June, 2012

Hamilton delighted with another Montreal win
# F1
# F1

Hamilton delighted with another Montreal win

Jun 11th 2012, 12:09 AM 184 Views 0 Comments

The McLaren driver took the lead in the drivers’ championship from Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso.

# jenson-button - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Tri-time: Button adds F1 glamour to Try Athy
# All Rounder
# All Rounder

Tri-time: Button adds F1 glamour to Try Athy

Jun 6th 2012, 1:56 PM 925 Views 1 Comment

However, when the real racing started, it was Russell White and Vanessa Fenton who commanded all the attention.

# jenson-button - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Video, pictures: Over 110,000 attend Bavaria City race in Dublin
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# Bavaria City Racing

Video, pictures: Over 110,000 attend Bavaria City race in Dublin

Jun 3rd 2012, 5:12 PM 15,118 Views 41 Comments

A big turnout despite the poor weather as Jenson Button got his big engine out for motorsport fans.

Here's the Dublin circuit that Jenson Button will drive in an F1 car today
# Vroom Vroom
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# Vroom Vroom

Here's the Dublin circuit that Jenson Button will drive in an F1 car today

Jun 3rd 2012, 10:21 AM 9,942 Views 21 Comments

Now you know where to go if you want to see some high-speed antics in Dublin today – or, of course, where to avoid.

# jenson-button - Saturday 2 June, 2012

Special guest: F1 driver Button finishes seventh in Athy triathlon
# Multi-talented
# Multi-talented

Special guest: F1 driver Button finishes seventh in Athy triathlon

Jun 2nd 2012, 6:27 PM 14,569 Views 2 Comments

The McLaren man prepared for tomorrow’s Bavaria City Race by competing in the Olympic distance event.

# jenson-button - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Button fastest in rain-hit Monaco practice
# F1
# F1

Button fastest in rain-hit Monaco practice

May 24th 2012, 4:11 PM 149 Views 0 Comments

Button clocked a time of one minute, 15.746 seconds on super-soft tyres at the iconic Monte Carlo street circuit before the rain began to fall.

# jenson-button - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Button has 'unfinished business' at Monaco
# F1
# F1

Button has 'unfinished business' at Monaco

May 23rd 2012, 11:52 AM 84 Views 0 Comments

The McLaren driver is eyeing a win this weekend after finishing third in 2011.

# jenson-button - Friday 18 May, 2012

Button puzzled by sluggish showing
# F1
# F1

Button puzzled by sluggish showing

May 18th 2012, 8:15 AM 85 Views 1 Comment

“The most important thing is to understand why I didn’t have any pace over the weekend on low and high fuel.”

# jenson-button - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Hard tyres baffle Button
# F1
# F1

Hard tyres baffle Button

May 12th 2012, 1:25 PM 244 Views 0 Comments

McLaren-Mercedes struggled to settle upon a winning formula during an inconsistent opening session at the Circuit de Catalunya.

# jenson-button - Friday 11 May, 2012

Hamilton targets super Saturday
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# F1

Hamilton targets super Saturday

May 11th 2012, 9:44 AM 63 Views 0 Comments

The McLaren driver is targeting a top-two finish in qualifying on Saturday in Spain. And he’s not afraid to tell you.

# jenson-button - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Vettel takes pole in Bahrain GP
# Grid
# Grid

Vettel takes pole in Bahrain GP

Apr 21st 2012, 2:40 PM 199 Views 0 Comments

The Red Bull ace returned to form in front of virtually empty grandstands in light of the unrest in the country.

On the track? Rosberg fastest in Bahrain practice
# F1
# F1

On the track? Rosberg fastest in Bahrain practice

Apr 21st 2012, 11:15 AM 120 Views 0 Comments

The German, fresh from his maiden Formula One win in China last week, edged out the Red Bulls of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber.

# jenson-button - Friday 20 April, 2012

Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain
# F1
# F1

Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain

Apr 20th 2012, 11:21 AM 110 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the Force India team said they were considering pulling out of the second practice session amid safety concerns.

# jenson-button - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Jenson Button gracious in defeat to 'faultless' Nico Rosberg
# Reaction
# Reaction

Jenson Button gracious in defeat to 'faultless' Nico Rosberg

Apr 15th 2012, 2:35 PM 347 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman was left to lament a fitting problem with his McLaren, while pleased that his team is leading both world championships.

Rosberg leads from start to finish in China, secures first GP win
# Victory
# Victory

Rosberg leads from start to finish in China, secures first GP win

Apr 15th 2012, 10:12 AM 227 Views 1 Comment

Germany’s Nico Rosberg stood at the top of the podium for the first time in 111 races, winning the Chinese Grand Prix from Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton.

# jenson-button - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Hamilton edges Button in Malaysia
# Vroom
# Vroom

Hamilton edges Button in Malaysia

Mar 24th 2012, 10:20 AM 255 Views 0 Comments

McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton will begin tomorrow’s Malaysian Grand Prix in pole position, ahead of teammate and rival Jenson Button and seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher.

# jenson-button - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Hamilton takes pole for Aussie GP
# F1
# F1

Hamilton takes pole for Aussie GP

Mar 17th 2012, 11:13 AM 183 Views 0 Comments

The 2008 World Champion finished the session a tenth of a second faster than McLaren teammate Jenson Button. Comeback kid Kimi Raikkonen endured a day to forget.

# jenson-button - Thursday 2 February, 2012

This is McLaren's all-new 2012 F1 car
# Ignite
# Ignite

This is McLaren's all-new 2012 F1 car

Feb 2nd 2012, 7:44 AM 701 Views 0 Comments

Dubbed the MP4/27, World Champions Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton will be piloting the Mercedes powered car starting at the Australian Grand Prix in March.

# jenson-button - Saturday 31 December, 2011

F1 Report Card: Invincible Vettel streets ahead of the chasing pack
# Vrrooooommm
# Vrrooooommm

F1 Report Card: Invincible Vettel streets ahead of the chasing pack

Dec 31st 2011, 8:00 PM 431 Views 1 Comment

Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull set the world alight as Formula 1 remembers one of its fallen heroes…

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