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Button relishing Magnussen competition

Jenson Button has an exciting young rookie to contend with in 2014 Sutton Images Enlarge Jenson Button admits the emergence of rookie team-mate Kevin Magnussen has given him even more reason to believe McLaren can return to the top step of the podium in 2014. Magnussen and Button took second and third in Melbourne, McLaren's first podium finish since the latter won the 2012 Brazilian Grand Prix. Comparisons have already been drawn between Magnussen and Lewis Hamilton, who excelled during his debut year at McLaren, but Button is not daunted by the prospect of competing against him. "The team wouldn't have employed someone they didn't think was going to be good," Button told Press...
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