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Fuel saving hurting McLaren

Jenson Button says McLaren is weak when it comes to fuel saving and is suffering ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix.McLaren was one of six teams within 0.6s of one another during FP2, with Mercedes clear of the rest of the field. When analysing how Friday practice had gone for him, Button said the car was more predictable than it had been last weekend in Malaysia but had some clear weaknesses when it came to its fuel consumption.“It's not too bad,” Button said. “It's better than Malaysia in terms of consistency; I'm sure everyone feels the same. It's still a big gap to the top team – Mercedes – I think everyone has that, it's a big advantage there. We're OK but there are a few areas...
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