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Jenson Button, ‘ichiban’ at the 6 Hours of Fuji?
24h Le Mans
24/08/2018 14:01

Jenson Button, ‘ichiban’ at the 6 Hours of Fuji?

Jenson Button very much enjoyed his 24 Hours of Le Mans début last June, despite being forced to retire with just an hour of the race to go. The 2009 Formula One world champion suffered more bad luck at Silverstone last weekend when he didn...

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Rebellion win confirmed as Toyota renounces appeal of WEC 6 Hours of Silverstone decision
24h Le Mans
21/08/2018 12:45

Rebellion win confirmed as Toyota renounces appeal of WEC 6 Hours of Silverstone decision

Toyota has decided not to appeal the decision to disqualify both TS050 Hybrids from the WEC 6 hours of Silverstone. Victory for Rebellion Racing is therefore confirmed, meaning the first win for a non-hybrid LMP1 this year....

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Jenson Button (SMP Racing) is thrilled with his first 24 Hours of Le Mans
24h Le Mans
28/06/2018 10:01

Jenson Button (SMP Racing) is thrilled with his first 24 Hours of Le Mans

Jenson Button was a rookie at the 86th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans two weeks ago at the wheel of SMP Racing's #11 BR Engineering BR1 shared with Mikhail Aleshin and Vitaly Petrov (LMP1 class). Despite being forced to retire during th...

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Jenson Button feels like he's going "500 km/h" at Le Mans
24h Le Mans
15/06/2018 21:01

Jenson Button feels like he's going "500 km/h" at Le Mans

The British F1 world champion is a rookie this year at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. We had a chat with him today about his first impressions, and it got pretty emotional!...

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Guided tour of the SMP Racing garage at the 24 Hours of Le Mans... with Jenson Button
24h Le Mans
12/06/2018 22:01

Guided tour of the SMP Racing garage at the 24 Hours of Le Mans... with Jenson Button

Jenson Button is the new star of Russian outfit SMP Racing, making its World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) début with the BR1 LMP1 prototype. The British Formula One world champion of 2009 gave us an exclusive guided tour of his team’s g...

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Eric Boullier (McLaren): “Button and Le Mans could be the perfect combination!”
24h Le Mans
12/06/2018 19:31

Eric Boullier (McLaren): “Button and Le Mans could be the perfect combination!”

McClaren’s Racing Director Eric Boullier is here at the Circuit des 24 Heures, officially to support Fernando Alonso, but he also has his eye on Jenson Button, who used to drive for the high-profile British team....

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Mikhail Aleshin (SMP Racing): “Getting Jenson Button on board was a great move!”
24h Le Mans
11/06/2018 13:01

Mikhail Aleshin (SMP Racing): “Getting Jenson Button on board was a great move!”

SMP Racing’s Mikhail Aleshin is sharing the wheel of the #11 BR Engineering BR1 – AER (LMP1) with two former Formula One drivers: Vitaly Petrov and 2009 world champion Jenson Button....

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Jenson Button (SMP Racing) gives his impressions of the Circuit des 24 Heures du Mans
24h Le Mans
11/06/2018 10:01

Jenson Button (SMP Racing) gives his impressions of the Circuit des 24 Heures du Mans

Jenson Button is racing at the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the very first time. He is competing in the premier class, LMP1. We caught up with him to find out what he thought of the famous circuit....

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Jenson Button (SMP Racing): "I'm sure we're going to have an outstanding 24 Hours."
24h Le Mans
10/06/2018 20:26

Jenson Button (SMP Racing): "I'm sure we're going to have an outstanding 24 Hours."

Former Formula 1 driver Jenson Button (306 Grand Prix) started off his race week surrounded by a sea of people at Scrutineering today, immersing himself in the extraordinary atmosphere of the greatest endurance race in the world....

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