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Button troubled by high-speed sections

– Jenson Button says his McLaren is lacking grip through the high-speed corners after the opening day of practice for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone.The Briton posted the seventh fastest time during the afternoon session, but was more than 1.7 seconds adrift of Lewis Hamilton's pace-setting Mercedes."Our car felt OK today, but we're still trying to find the right balance in the high-speed sections," said Button. "We're struggling with understeer, trying to get more front-end from the car."It's tough out there because it's so windy: this year's cars have less downforce than before, which makes the wings very important. When they're affected massively by the...
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