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Button: Alonso has got to do something else

Jenson Button believes that McLaren driver Fernando Alonso is enjoying racing in Formula 1 despite his team's lack of competitiveness this season, but his former teammate advises the Spaniard, whose frustration is mounting, to move on to other projects. Reviewing the British Grand Prix weekend for Sky, the former McLaren driver said, 'He's clearly still enjoying it, but as a double world champion, finishing ninth and being happy is not really something you want to get used to.' Alonso qualified 13th at Silverstone, two seconds slower than the top time in Q2 which is pretty much the gap between the orange cars and the pacesetters. He toiled hard all day to finish ninth. His benchmark is...
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