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Button surprised by lack of McLaren pace

Jenson Button admits he is surprised by McLaren's lack of pace during practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix.Both Button and Kevin Magnussen struggled to match the top four teams over one lap at Sepang, with Mercedes, Ferrari, Red Bull and Williams closely matched. Button believes that it's the longer runs where McLaren is losing out even more and attributed the deficit to the high temperatures which were highlighting the MP4-29's weakness in high-speed corners.“We're finding it tough out there today, especially in this heat,” Button said. “We're very weak in high-speed corners so there's a lot of work needed. Hopefully the weekend is cooler than it is today – it's supposed to be...
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