Button: Why he’s earned the right to stop on his own terms

Jenson Button

Jenson Button walks to his McLaren ahead of the Italian GP

Jenson Button has signed a two-year deal with McLaren that’ll see him step down from a race drive next year; he could return in 2018

It was a seismic weekend for Formula 1 at Monza, the grandest grand prix circuit of them all.

First we learned that Williams driver Felipe Massa, a wonderful servant of the sport and a warrior to boot, was set to hang up both of them at the year’s end.

Then we found out on Saturday that Jenson Button, one of Britain’s greatest drivers, may well be …read more

Source:: Autocar