More Sports / Auto Racing Feb 20, 2016

Matsushita named McLaren's development driver

Nobuharu Matsushita will be McLaren's test and development driver this season, the Honda-powered Formula One team said on Saturday. Former champion McLaren, which had its worst-ever season in 2015 and has not won a race since 2012, already has a reserve driver in Belgian Stoffel ...

More Sports / Auto Racing Oct 1, 2015

Button staying with McLaren for 2016 season

McLaren announced Jenson Button will remain on the team for the 2016 Formula One season. The 2009 world champion has a contract through 2016, but there were clauses that enabled either party to end it a year early. The team's struggles this season with new engine ...

Button staying tight-lipped about future plans

More Sports / Auto Racing Sep 24, 2015

Button staying tight-lipped about future plans

Jenson Button refused to comment on Thursday about his future in Formula One amid reports he would retire at the end of 2015, as preparations continue for Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix at the Suzuka circuit. Button, the 2009 world drivers champion, spoke about his disillusionment ...