News Details

Button buoyed by long run pace

Jenson Button says he is positive about his race day chances in the Hungarian Grand Prix after a positive showing during a long distance run during free practice. The McLaren-Mercedes driver was ninth fastest following second free practice, but while he says he struggled for balance over a single fast lap, it was better behaved with a higher fuel load. Satisfied the car will be better for qualifying once changes have been applied overnight, Button – who won his first F1 race at the Hungaroring back in 2006 – was in a positive mood following the sessions. “On the long run with the high fuel it wasn't too bad,” he said. “I was reasonably happy with the car but on the low run it was...
Full Story »
2y ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Button encouraged by long run pace

Jenson Button says he is positive about his race day chances in the...
2y ago from

McLaren lacking one lap pace - Button

McLaren Mercedes Jenson Button says that McLaren must improve the balance...
2y ago from

Mercedes negotiating new contract with Hamilton

Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff is keen to extend Lewis Hamilton's...
2y ago from

Button admits to Hockenheim 'struggle'

McLaren-Mercedes McLaren's Jenson Button has admitted that he has been...
2y ago from

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On

Crutchlow slams “disrespectful” Pedrosa...

Cal Crutchlow has slammed “disrespectful” reports in the German press...
10h ago from

Opinion: Rossi shows he's still haunted by the demons...

One year since the earthquake that marked the end of last year’s MotoGP...
5h ago from

MotoGP: Scooters banned from track after Sepang crash

Scooters have been banned from on-track use during the Thursday track...
17h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Qatar WSBK: Friday practice times and results

Times and results from Friday's World Superbike and Supersport practice...
5h ago from

Popular On

Last roll of the dice for Servia

Oriol Servia, a man who first raced an Indy car back in 2000, is one of...
4h ago from

INDYCAR: Power - 'Really tough' to beat Penske

Will Power believes that rival teams face an uphill battle in trying to...
1h ago from

INDYCAR to sanction Mazda MX-5 Cup Series

Mazda Motorsports and Andersen Promotions have reached an agreement for...
3h ago from

Last roll of the dice for Oriol Servia

Oriol Servia, a man who first raced an Indy car back in 2000, is one of...
5h ago from

Popular On

SS5/SS6: Ogier widens GB advantage

Breen crashes out of sixth in Myherin
4h ago from

SS3 / SS4: Tänak piles pressure on Ogier

Transmission woes for Volkswagen pair
8h ago from

Wales WRC: Tanak chasing Ogier, Mikkelsen hits trouble

DMACK's Ott Tanak shared the morning loop spoils with champion Sebastien...
8h ago from

SS1 / SS2: Ogier takes early lead

Fog hampers drivers in GB opener
10h ago from

Popular On

Sunderland vs Arsenal will see new Nike yellow Premier...

Arsenal's trip to Sunderland will see new Nike yellow Premier League ball...
3h ago from

Cech: A decade on from Reading

Pat Davison meets Petr Cech to discuss the harrowing time 10 years ago...
2h ago from

Arsene Wenger makes huge gaffe at Arsenal press...

ARSENAL FC Arsenal star Mesut Ozil didn't make the Ballon d'Or shortlist...
4h ago from


Hottest News

Practice 1 results – 2016 Mexican Grand Prix

First free practice full results – (FP1) 2016... Read More »
3h ago from

Hamilton on top in Mexico first practice

Lewis Hamilton has topped the first practice for... Read More »
3h ago from

Hamilton says Rosberg hasn't improved since 2015

Lewis Hamilton believes there hasn't been a... Read More »
7h ago from

Recent News

2014 is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.