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About Jenson Button

Jenson Button is a Formula One race car driver from England. He is a 2009 Formula One World Drivers' Champion and is currently signed with McLaren team.

Jenson Button finished 5th in the 2010 Formula One Championship season with 214 points. He won the Australian Grand Prix and Chinese Grand Prix during the season. However, Button vowed to keep fighting to be the F1 Champion again.

In March 2010, confident Jenson Button vowed to improve on poor Bahrain showing in Melbourne at the Australian Grand Prix.

Personal Biography


After winning the Formula One World Drivers' Champion in October 09, Button celebrated his track triumph with family at a London's posh eatery. In March 2011, Jenson Button revealed that having kids can change his attitude on the motor racing sport. He says that he won't get married until the finish of his racing career.


In October 09, it is revealed Button is madly in love with Japanese model Jessica Michibata he spotted in Dubai. Michibata was present when Jenson Button won the Australian Grand Prix in March 2012. Wearing a chic coral dress, she cheered on Button. The Australian Grand Prix victory by Button, meant that Michibata has landed the number one WAG title.

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