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Jenson Button Q&A: Austria is proper 'old-school' racing

McLaren’s Jenson Button is one of only four current drivers to have competed in the last Austrian Grand Prix 11 years ago, and he still loves the Spielberg circuit - even if improvements to his McLaren still aren’t likely to be enough to make him a podium contender there on Sunday…Q: Jenson, what is your impression of the Austrian circuit so far?Jenson Button: It is a very fun track to drive, as it is a high-speed circuit, and we do not have a lot of them anymore. So it’s good that this race was added to the calendar. Today in the morning we were trying to get some aero data and in the afternoon we did mostly set-up work, while it was quite windy out there and a bit...
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